EGSC VP for Academic and Student Affairs has article featured in NISOD publication

Posted by | October 2, 2018 9:28 am

Recently, Dr. Deborah Vess, East Georgia State College’s Vice President for Academic and Student Affairs, had an article, “Interdisciplinary Studies Then and Now: Expanding Concepts of Integrative Teaching and Learning,” published as part of the National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD) 40th Anniversary.

The article, titled “Promoting Interdisciplinary Studies,” was originally published in Innovations Abstracts Volume XVI, No. 19 in September of 1994, and has been updated to … Read More


Join EGSC for Friday at the Morgan House

Posted by | October 1, 2018 3:28 pm

On Friday, October 5, 2018, beginning at 5:30 p.m., join East Georgia State College for First Friday at the Morgan House. This month will feature a Jack-O-Lantern Jubilee provided by Business Affairs, where you can come and paint a pumpkin! There will also be a special art exhibit of bricolage from the EGSC Art Class, and the EGSC MusicMakers will provide a jam session.

The Morgan House is located at … Read More


Fulford Center to host 8th Annual Family Astronomy Night

Posted by | October 1, 2018 1:12 pm

The Sudie A. Fulford Community Learning Center on the Swainsboro campus of East Georgia State College will host its 8th Annual Family Astronomy Night Thursday, Nov. 1, 2018 from 5 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. A host of fun-filled activities are planned for the event.

Astronomy Consultant, Tom Faller, will provide an assortment of telescopes for sky observation, and a variety of hands-on science activities will be provided by EGSC science … Read More


President Boehmer gives Annual State of the College Address at EGSC

Posted by | October 1, 2018 10:11 am

On Tuesday, September 18, 2018, East Georgia State College held the Annual State of the College Presidential Address in the Academic Building’s tiered classroom. The standing-room-only event allowed EGSC President Bob Boehmer to outline the state of East Georgia State College at this point in time as well as present initiatives that will continue to keep EGSC moving forward into the future of higher education.

Dr. Boehmer began his State … Read More


UGA admissions VP visits SHS students

Posted by | September 28, 2018 5:00 pm

   On Tuesday, September 18, Patrick Winter, vice president for admissions at the University of Georgia (UGA), made a visit to Swainsboro High School (SHS) and spoke to the junior and senior classes.
   During his presentation, Winter addressed students regarding admissions, scholarships, study abroad programs, campus life, student work programs, and many other opportunities on campus at UGA. He also discussed benefits of being involved in high school since colleges not
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Swainsboro preps for Region 2-AA play

Posted by | September 28, 2018 4:30 pm

by TROUP BRINSON
   The Swainsboro Tigers will host the Metter Tigers this Friday night as region play gets started for Swainsboro. One would expect that the tough early season schedule has prepared Swainsboro to play its best football against their region foes.
   With Swainsboro (2-2) having a bye last week, the rest of Region 2-AA kicked off their region play and a couple of upsets took center stage. Metter lost
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FFA state officers visit SHS Ag classes

Posted by | September 28, 2018 4:00 pm

   On Thursday, September 13, FFA state officers came to Swainsboro High School (SHS) to visit with Faith Patrick and Ashley Henry’s agriculture classes and FFA members. Namely, state president Brice Rowland, state vice president Dawson Adams, and state executive secretary Ben Lastly were the visitors. 

   These three state officers talked to SHS students about FFA, teamwork, and leadership. Students engaged in activities that involved working together with other classmates while Read More


Rowland, Kersey reunion slated for October

Posted by | September 28, 2018 3:30 pm

   On Saturday, October 6, a reunion for the family of Mack Rowland and Mollie Kersey Rowland will be held at 11 a.m. at Kite Community Center, located on Davis Road. Relatives of the two are invited to attend, and a covered dish dinner will be served.



Carpenter wins at Swainsboro Raceway!

Posted by | September 28, 2018 3:00 pm

by CANDY CARROLL

   After a couple weekends off from racing action, drivers and fans returned Saturday night to Swainsboro Raceway with only two points races left in the season.
   Dominos Pizza Night at the races began with the Zaxby’s Crate Late Model Division. Ches Chester earned the fastest qualifying time with Chesley Dixon sitting outside. After two attempts to start, the front row was moved back, putting Brandon Carpenter and
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