US Department of Education: Call for Reviewers, Open Textbook Pilot Program, Resumes Due August 6th

In March, the United States Congress passed a budget that included $5 million for a federal OER grant program. Since March, news on the program had been scarce as details were being worked out, but this past week the Department of Education announced a Call for Peer Reviewers for the first round of the grant program. 


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Public Service Internship Ceremony

The Department of Teacher Education and Social Work, for the Public Service program will be sponsoring a Public Service Internship Ceremony at 6:00 pm, Monday, April 30th, 2018 in the Foundation Boardroom in the Student Life Center on the Macon campus.

During this event, the Placement Supervisors, as well the students will be honored with certificates and a catered dinner.


MGA Faculty Presents at National Conference

Assistant Professor of Social Dr. Kiana Battle received Faculty Development Funds for the Spring 2018 semester. She had the opportunity to present at the 29th National Youth -At-Risk Conference in Savannah Georgia this month. She also submitted this information to the Teacher Education and Social Work Department.


Spring Career Fairs Are Coming

NEW CAREER SERVICES hosts the ALL MAJORS SPRING CAREER FAIR

March 20 All Majors Career Fair Macon campus, SLC Lobby 10:00am-1:00pm

Join us in the SLC Lobby on the Macon campus where there will be over 40 employers looking to recruit for full/part-time jobs, internships, volunteer opportunities, and more! This event is open to students, graduates, and community members alike. Professional attire required; resumes strongly encouraged. For more information visit www.mga.edu/cs. Do you know an employer who would like to recruit at this event? Encourage them to register by calling Career Services at 478-471-2714.


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Workshop Opportunity: Everything you wanted to know about OERs, but were afraid to ask

Everything you wanted to know about OERs but were afraid to ask: From Ground Zero to Implementation and Beyond

Are you thinking of utilizing open education resources (OERs), in lieu of a textbook? Do you want more information of how to start the process? Are you wondering about the benefits and barriers? If you answered yes, this interactive presentation is for you. Participants will discuss redesigning a course using OERs, examine benefits and barriers, and review student and faculty feedback about the pros and cons.


Come Out Swinging for the 2018 Knights Golf Tournament

The Middle Georgia State University Foundation is pleased to present the Fourth Annual Knights Golf Tournament!

All golfers receive a tournament gift and a swag bag with golfing accessories. Participants are invited to join us for lunch and a reception following the tournament.

For the winning teams, prize packages will be awarded with a combined value of $3,000. Throughout the day there will be additional on-course games for prize money.