MGA President Releases Strategic Planning White Paper

As the momentum of a new calendar year builds, bringing with it several changes for Middle Georgia State University (MGA), the institution’s leadership is looking to the future.

On February 2, University President Dr. Christopher Blake issued a “white paper” entitled “20/20 Vision: Toward a Clear-Sighted View of Greatness” to assist in identifying the needs and priorities for a new strategic plan…


President’s Blog: On Clarity

Last night, in an upset, the Philadelphia Eagles defeated the 6-time Super Bowl-winning New England Patriots. As most of you know, I am a bigger fan of the football referred to on this side of the Atlantic as soccer, but I believe championship games like last night’s Super Bowl hold lessons for us all.


President’s Blog: New Season and New Beginnings

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.


Middle Georgia State President to Discuss His World War I Book at Student-Hosted Events

Middle Georgia State’s History Student Organization, a student club, is hosting Dr. Christopher Blake, University president, at two events to discuss his new book, “And Half the Seed of Europe: A Genealogy of the Great War 1914-1918.”


Middle Georgia State’s President to Launch ‘Master Lectures’ Series with World War I Talks

“The Great War at 100: Its Shadow & Legacy” will be the topic of Middle Georgia State University’s inaugural event of The Master Lectures & Conversations Series.

Dr. Christopher Blake, Middle Georgia State president, will discuss aspects of World War I at two events:


Master Calendar for MGA

Last year President Blake and the Cabinet asked that we develop a Master Calendar for MGA – one that will enable ALL events from EACH campus to be on a master calendar.  As we continue to grow this is a vital instrument to assist us as we can schedule around events and departmental deadlines in Continue reading