Lakewood, N.J., Apr. 29, 2011—Georgian Court University will host the Fourth Congressional District Art Competition for amateur artists from May 2 through May 5 at the M. Christina Geis Art Gallery. The winning entry will be placed on display in the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C.
Lakewood, N.J., Apr. 19, 2011—On Friday, May 6, join Georgian Court University assistant professor of art history, Lisa Festa, Ph.D., as she presents a multimedia lecture about the art of Realist movement leader, Jean Désiré Gustave Courbet (1819–1877). Enjoy traditional music paired with a multicourse French dinner, followed by Dr. Festa’s lecture. This event will be held at 6:30 p.m. in the North Dining Room on the Lakewood campus.
Lakewood, N.J., Apr. 19, 2011—Learn more about local history this spring with a Tuesday morning tour of the Georgian Court University campus in Lakewood. Guided tours include the historic Mansion, Casino, and Raymond Hall Complex, as well as the unique, lush gardens on the campus grounds.
Lakewood, N.J., Apr. 18, 2011—Georgian Court University announced today that it was recognized by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency as the 2010–2011 Individual Conference Champion for using more green power than any other school in the Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC).
Lakewood, N.J., Apr. 15, 2011—On Saturday, May 7, the gifted Georgian Court University Chorale will present their annual spring concert at 7:30 p.m. in the Casino Auditorium on the Lakewood campus. Expect to enjoy an array of selections from classical music to Broadway show tunes.
Lakewood, N.J., Apr. 15, 2011— Memories of the greatest crimes against humanity are often filled with the greatest of hope, and this thought-provoking presentation aims to be a reminder that genocides are not only part of our history, but our present as well. Join Georgian Court University as they explore modern-day genocides in “Living a Nightmare—Genocides in the 20th and 21st Centuries” in commemoration of Holocaust Awareness Week 2011 on Monday, May 2, at 6:30 p.m. in the Little Theatre on the Lakewood campus.
Lakewood, N.J., Apr. 13, 2011—Jerome Kern’s incomparable melodic gifts made him a towering figure in an age that also boasted Irving Berlin, Richard Rodgers, George Gershwin, Harold Arlen, and Cole Porter. Join Fred Miller as he presents “Jerome Kern” as part of his popular Lectures-In-Song series on Friday, April 29, at 6:30 p.m. Each of Mr. Miller’s 60- to 75-minute presentations focuses on a great personality or significant aspect of American Popular Song’s Golden Age and is accompanied by a multicourse dinner.
Lakewood, N.J., Apr. 13, 2011—Join Georgian Court University for a poetry reading by critically acclaimed poet, literary critic, and biographer Paul Mariani on Thursday, April 28, at 6:00 p.m. in the Little Theatre on the Lakewood campus. The reading is being sponsored by the Department of English and the Honors Program.
Lakewood, N.J., Apr. 12, 2011—Every time watercolorist Robert Heyer paints using transparent watercolor, it’s “an adventure,” he says. The Monroe Township resident, whose exhibit “My Journey in Watercolor” is currently on display through Friday, April 29, in the M. Christina Geis Art Gallery on Georgian Court University’s Lakewood campus, calls his medium of choice “the Live Media” because of its “exciting and spontaneous” nature.
Lakewood, N.J., Apr. 12, 2011—Learn about the six key areas of financial management—cash management, risk management, tax planning, investment management, retirement planning, and estate conservation—through examples, exercises, and case studies. And while you’re at it, discover how to take control of your finances and better position yourself for a brighter financial future. During three weeks of classes, participants will receive practical instruction on cash management and debt reduction, tax planning, retirement strategies, estate decisions, and risk management.
Lakewood, N.J., April 11, 2011—Two Georgian Court University performance artists will deliver moving messages of hope and perseverance during “Spotlight Performance: Senior Show,” on Friday, April 15, at 7:00 p.m. in Dance Studio II of the GCU Wellness Center.
Lakewood, N.J., Apr. 6, 2011—On Monday, April 11, the talented Georgian Court University Concert Band will present their annual spring concert at 7:30 p.m. in the Casino Auditorium on the Lakewood campus.
Lakewood, N.J., Apr. 5, 2011—Tweeting and status updates. What does it mean to “follow” or “friend” someone? Tagging, writing on someone’s wall, posting a link. What does it all mean? Here’s your opportunity to get a basic understanding of social networking. Georgian Court University is offering “Social Networking 101,” a hands-on workshop that introduces you to a variety of new and emerging technologies used in today’s online environment. The two-hour workshop will take place on Saturday, April 9, at 11:00 a.m. in the Raymond Hall Computer Lab 101 on the Lakewood campus.
Lakewood, N.J., Apr. 1, 2011—You can be kind to the Earth as you create a healthful nurturing garden environment for you, your family, and your pets. Georgian Court University welcomes Karen Brueul of Littlebrook Organic Farm and Learning Center in Howell, who will lead the “Organic Gardening Demystified” workshop on Tuesday, April 5, at 6:30 p.m. in the Ruggiero Room on the Lakewood campus.
Tuesday, Dec. 10Graduate Information Session
Tuesday, Dec. 10Undergraduate Instant Decision Day
Saturday, Dec. 14Freshman Instant Decision Day for High School Seniors