Georgian Court University is one of 17 colleges and universities nationwide honored by University Business magazine in its Winter 2015 Models of Excellence program. Sponsored by Higher One, a leading provider of financial services to college and university campuses across the country, the Models of Excellence program recognizes innovative approaches to encouraging and nurturing student success on campus.
Collaboration between Georgian Court University and Catholic schools in the dioceses of Camden, Metuchen, and Trenton will increase the availability of Catholic education in Central and South Jersey.
GCU Trustee Deirdre Mullan, RSM, Ph.D., inspires the Georgian Court community to be kind, be merciful, and make a difference. As part of GCU’s Inaugural Week Lunch and Learn series, GCU Trustee Deirdre Mullan, RSM, Ph.D., spoke of the extraordinary power of mercy.
Georgian Court University has been designated a 2016 Military Friendly® School by Victory Media, the leader in successfully connecting the military and civilian worlds, and publisher of G.I. Jobs®, STEM JOBS, and Military Spouse. Now in its seventh year, the original, premier Military Friendly® Schools designation provides service members and their families with transparent, data-driven ratings about post-military education and career opportunities.
A Business Leaders Breakfast offered a welcome to the business community from the new president and provided a forum for the announcement of the new School of Business and Digital Media.
The Catholic intellectual tradition (CIT) and its significance in higher education, specifically at Georgian Court, was viewed through the lenses of theology, business, and education during a panel presentation by three faculty members as part of GCU’s Inauguration Week events.
Justin G. Roy is the new dean of admissions at Georgian Court University where he will oversee enrollment management, one of the most critical areas of the university’s operations. Mr. Roy, formerly vice president of enrollment and marketing at William Peace University in Raleigh, North Carolina, brings to GCU extensive experience in recruitment, marketing, operations planning, and business development.
Faculty, staff, and administrators joined Dr. Ponton as he discussed vocation and calling in the context of the Catholic Church and psychologists at the “Helping Students to Develop Their Calling” presentation on October 19.
Scholarships funded by donors help make Georgian Court University’s average cost of tuition for the 2015-2016 academic year just under $18,000, a figure that positions Georgian Court as more affordable than many other state schools, GCU President Marbach said.
Dr. Marbach’s friends and family celebrated at the Inaugural Grand Cocktail Reception with the campus community, alumni, and donors after the formal investiture ceremony while raising funds for scholarships.