Words Matter—The Value of Learning a Second Language
November 16, 2020
Dr. Anita Perez Ferguson explored the value of learning a second language during her recent lecture series at Georgian Court University—a week of talks examining diversity, demographics and shifting politics in America.
CIC Fellow Explores Demographics, Diversity, and Drivers of Political Change
November 2, 2020
Anita Perez Ferguson, Ph.D., recently addressed “Demographic Diversity Driving Political and Cultural Change” during a series of virtual lectures at Georgian Court University. Her keynote talk explored important topics such as global perspectives on politics, local emphases on politics, and the demographics that drive our elections.
Convocation 2020: Welcoming Students Live and Virtually
September 21, 2020
Georgian Court University’s 2020 Convocation Ceremony certainly looked different this year. The event—held outside and social distanced with participants wearing masks—formally opened the academic year.
Georgian Court Awarded New TRIO–Student Support Services (TRIO–SSS) Grant
August 18, 2020
The U.S. Department of Education has awarded Georgian Court a new TRIO–Student Support Services grant for more than $1.69 million over the next five years to help first generation, low-income, and students with disabilities succeed in college and graduate. GCU has been a TRIO–SSS institution for 40 years.
The shift to remote learning went relatively smoothly for Georgian Court University students and faculty, according to a spring survey. Now their feedback will help GCU better implement remote learning for Fall 2020 and into the future.