As part of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, the Georgian Court community, in partnership with the Lakewood Police Department, came together to stuff 190 toy animals for Teddy Bears for Tykes, a service project to help reduce trauma suffered by children exposed to violence, abuse, and other traumatic incidents.
More than a dozen business faculty scholars from area colleges and universities—including Georgian Court University—are among the 2017 winners of the Bright Ideas Research Awards, announced October 20 by the New Jersey Collegiate Business Administration Association (NJCBAA).
Busy professionals who want to advance their career with an advanced degree can enroll in Georgian Court University’s newest MBA program, beginning August 2018, in Hazlet, New Jersey. The program, accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP), will be offered through GCU@Hazlet, Georgian Court’s partnership with Brookdale Community College.
At Georgian Court University, all signs point to service—and it shows. The university was named Nonprofit Partner of the Year by the Greater Toms River Chamber of Commerce at its 53rd Annual Awards Reception, held Oct. 19 at Waters Edge in Berkeley Township.
Delve into the genius behind the creative works of “Renaissance man” Leonardo da Vinci on Friday, November 3, as Lisa Festa, Ph.D., Georgian Court University associate professor of art history, gives a multimedia presentation on the life and art of the artistic genius behind the world-famous paintings Mona Lisa and The Last Supper.
Explore the color and texture of nature through “Hidden Wonders,” an exhibit of digital photography by Brick artist Annmarie Holler. The exhibit is currently on display through Friday, November 3, in the M. Christina Geis Art Gallery on the historic Lakewood campus of Georgian Court University.
Robert “Bob” Mulcahy III, one of New Jersey’s most involved and longest-serving public officials, is the new chair of Georgian Court University’s Board of Trustees. He is joined by former nurse-turned-healthcare executive Judith Persichilli, R.N., as co-chair of GCU’s governing board.
On Monday, October 30, Sal St. George of St. George Living History Productions will bring actress/comedienne Goldie Hawn to life in Georgian Court’s Little Theatre on the historic Lakewood campus in a program entitled “Goldie Hawn: From Flower Power to Power Player.”
On Thursday, November 16, join Georgian Court University for a day trip to historic Philadelphia for a rare and exciting opportunity to experience the Terracotta Warriors of the First Emperor at the Franklin Institute and as well as a chance to see the city’s iconic sights.
At Georgian Court University, supporting students with disabilities in a holistic manner greatly improves the retention and graduation of those with learning disabilities—from ADHD and autism spectrum disorders to psychological or neurological challenges. GCU’s specialty program, The Learning Connection, continues to help these students find success.