Twenty Georgian Court University students will benefit from $50,000 in scholarship funds recently awarded by the OceanFirst Foundation of Toms River. The gift represents OceanFirst’s investment in higher education throughout the region and its support of Georgian Court, which enrolls a significant portion of students from Ocean and Monmouth counties.
Georgian Court University’s Sister Mary Grace Burns Arboretum recently attained Level II accreditation from global network ArbNet. Established in 1989, the arboretum—a type of botanical garden—encompasses approximately 100 acres of GCU’s historic Lakewood campus.
Amelia Alonso McTamaney has a challenge for fellow alumni in Georgian Court University’s Class of 1967: let’s give back to a place that has given so much to us. Ms. McTamaney, a university trustee, recently pledged $50,000 for the establishment of a lecture series at GCU.
Leaders from Georgian Court University and Donovan Catholic called it “a great day for Catholic education in Ocean County” as they signed a new guaranteed admissions partnership agreement giving high school students access to additional college scholarships, early college credit, and more.
Expect to be delighted by a wide variety of seasonal favorites as the Georgian Court University Community Chorale hosts a Christmas Concert on Saturday, December 3, at 7:00 p.m. in the Casino Auditorium on GCU’s Lakewood campus.
With a new dual admissions partnership in place, Georgian Court University is making it easier—and more affordable—for Mercer County Community College students to earn a bachelor’s degree and additional scholarship dollars to help pay for it.
November 22, 1963, started as a dazzling autumn day at Georgian Court University in Lakewood, New Jersey, for alumna and faculty member Mary Ann Hartigan Schrank ’59. But the sudden news that President John F. Kennedy (JFK) had been assassinated in Dallas quickly changed the mood for her and all Americans.
Student artists from three college campus will have their work displayed during a special showing at Georgian Court University. The show, which includes sculpture, ceramics, oil paintings, and other media, runs through November 22 in the M. Christina Geis Art Gallery at GCU.
Campus culture and commitment to student veterans matter, according to the Victory Media editors who named Georgian Court University a 2017 Military Friendly® School. The company, which publishes GI Jobs®, STEM Jobs®, and Military Spouse, recently named 1,160 schools to the list, considered the most comprehensive resource for military veterans in the nation.
In observance of Veterans Day 2016, GCU’s student veterans reflected on their military service and the sacrifices to ensure American freedoms.