The day before the tragic school shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, Frank DeAngelis, the retired principal of Columbine High School in Littleton, Colorado, came to Georgian Court and gave an emotional account of the long-term aftermath of the Columbine tragedy and the rebuilding of the community.
Georgian Court University and Atlantic Cape Community College have signed a dual admissions and guaranteed admissions agreement that will provide a range of benefits to students who want to transition from community college to a private, four-year institution. The agreement, which is effective Fall 2018, offers a seamless transition for Atlantic Cape students after they earn their associate degree.
Dozens of Georgian Court University students representing various campus groups listened intently as motivational speaker Jeff Dessources shared his perspective on leadership on Friday, January 19. About 60 GCU students also participated in a host of service projects benefiting local organizations.
GCU signed a dual admissions and guaranteed admissions partnership with Cathedral High School. This new agreement offers the students from this all-girls school a seamless transition from high school in Manhattan to New Jersey’s centrally located Georgian Court University.
Colleges of Distinction must embrace high-impact practices, which represent the kind of learning that makes a difference for students. For example, students who complete undergraduate research—which is often conducted at Georgian Court—tend to remain enrolled until graduation and achieve higher grades. Similar, meaningful high-impact learning experiences also lead to greater problem-solving and research skills.
There’s no better time than now to choose college—or at least do some serious thinking about life after high school. That’s the advice of Justin G. Roy, dean of admissions at Georgian Court University, offers to high school seniors and juniors looking to choose a college.
Abound: Finish College, a college guidance system for undergraduate degree-seeking adults, recognized Georgian Court University for addressing the issues that matter most to adult learners and degree-completion students: affordable options for attending college, access to professors, campus professionals, support services, and ways to accelerate their path to graduation.
At Georgian Court University, helping local youngsters celebrate the holiday is consistent with the student-athletes’ commitment to teamwork—even beyond campus borders.
Experience digital storytelling through 360° and mobile technologies, photography, and videography of Emilia-Romagna, Italy by Spring Lake artist Gina Marcello, Ph.D., assistant professor of digital communication at Georgian Court University.
When Provost Bill Behre, Ph.D., announced his name as the 2017 recipient of the Virginia Graham ’31 Award for Teaching Excellence, Scott Bennett, Ph.D., admits that he was both gratified and humbled.” “Gratified, because teaching has been my life’s vocation and passion,” he says. “Humbled, because there are so many outstanding teachers at Georgian Court, who are no less deserving.”