From the President’s Stand for Greatness blog: This Thursday, more than 500 students will graduate from Middle Georgia State University. Their commencement caps the end of our Fall semester, as we prepare to enjoy some rest and recreation with loved ones this holiday season. Of the 516 candidates for graduation, 37 will receive master’s degrees, Continue reading
November brings more than fall leaves and cooler temperatures. It brings a number of observances rooted in our duty to serve one another.
Even at a pace that makes the weeks fly by, we have remained focused on the goals we identified at the beginning of the academic year. One of the things we have deliberately engaged in is a Focus on Enrollment.
Two weeks into the Fall semester, as students and faculty settle into new schedules and we begin to get a clear picture of our enrollment, it is worth focusing on the human element of higher education. The stress factor is palpable, or as all-too-common social media memes might put it, “the struggle is real.” Yet Continue reading
As thousands of students return to our five campuses today, we begin a new academic year. For some, this is the very first day of their college careers. For others, the final stretch towards graduation in December or May. For all of us, today holds promise
My thanks to each of you—faculty or staff—for bringing 1082 students to graduation this week. You have found your greatness, as well as theirs, in this year. Read more about this week’s commencement ceremonies here.
The USG recently announced a Comprehensive Administrative Review. We look forward to sharing the amazing transformation that has made MGA a model of lean operations. Learn more here.
As the academic year draws to a close, please join me in congratulating more than 50 students and outstanding faculty who received awards at the 2017 Middle Georgia State University Honors Convocation, and join us in honoring our student leaders this Wednesday, April 12 at 6 pm at the Student Leadership Awards in Warner Robins. Continue reading
We have a great story to tell. Your experiences, the scholarly works you generate, the contributions you make to economic development, each of those becomes part of our story. Read more about how these engagements impact our MGA community.
Just a reminder, that the deadline to register is approaching for the upcoming workshop on “Teaching Japan.” The Asia Council is pleased to present the 2017 Workshop, “Teaching Japan”. Please see the flyer attachment link for lectures and activities. Registration is free! The Deadline is Friday, March 31, 2017. We hope to see someone from every campus there this Continue reading