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AMERICUS, GA (October 8, 2018) — Following a nationwide search by Georgia Southwestern State University (GSW), Jennifer Olsen, DrPH, has been hired as the new executive director of the Rosalynn Carter Institute for Caregiving (RCI) effective October 1, 2018. She will replace Brian Adler, Ph.D., retired GSW provost, who has served as interim executive director since Leisa Easom, Ph.D., left the position in June 2018 to lead GSW’s Long-Term Care Management program.

AMERICUS, GA (October 4, 2018) — For the first time in its history, Georgia Southwestern State University (GSW) launched a comprehensive branding campaign. On Thursday, October 4, the University launched the new brand – “Take Tomorrow by Storm” – complete with a fresh new logo.

AMERICUS, GA (October 1, 2018) — Georgia Southwestern State University (GSW) will inaugurate Neal R. Weaver, Ph.D., as its 11th president in an investiture ceremony on Friday, October 5 at 11 a.m. in GSW’s Convocation Hall in the Student Success Center. The public is invited to attend. A luncheon will follow the ceremony on the front lawn.

AMERICUS, GA (September 28, 2018) — Jaha Dukureh, 2018 Nobel Peace Prize nominee and GSW alumna, is set to deliver the annual Griffin Bell Convocation and Distinguished Lecture at Georgia Southwestern State University (GSW) on Wednesday, October 3 at 11 a.m. in GSW’s Convocation Hall. This event is free and open to the public.

AMERICUS, GA (September 14, 2018) — Georgia Southwestern State University (GSW) and Andersonville National Historic Site will host the 13th annual Prisoner of War/Missing in Action (POW/MIA) Convocation on Wednesday, September 19 at 11 a.m. in GSW’s Jackson Hall. Author and researcher David Keller will serve as the keynote speaker. This event is free and open to the public.

AMERICUS, GA (September 12, 2018) — Georgia Southwestern State University (GSW) will honor eight of its most “outstanding” alumni Friday, Oct. 12 during its annual Outstanding Alumni Awards Dinner in the Thomas O. Marshall, Jr. Pavilion of the Marshall Student Center.

AMERICUS, GA (September 10, 2018) — The Georgia Southwestern State University (GSW) Kappa Kappa chapter of Kappa Sigma Fraternity recently raised $3,000 for suicide prevention and awareness on campus in memory of brothers who have died by suicide.

AMERICUS, GA (July 23, 2018) — The Georgia Southwestern Foundation was recently awarded a grant in the amount of $5,000 from The Sumter Electric Membership Corporation Foundation, Inc. (Sumter EMC) to establish an annual scholarship fund for students.

Local physician and Georgia Southwestern State University alumnus Dr. Ben Andrews, Jr. (’80) will be recognized with the Outstanding Eagle Scout Award (OESA) Thursday, Aug. 30 by the South Georgia Council of the Boy Scouts of America. The event will be hosted by South Georgia Technical College in the John M. Pope Center.

Students and local emergency agencies participate in joint effort

AMERICUS, GA (July 9, 2018) — South Georgia Technical College (SGTC) and Georgia Southwestern State University (GSW) will be the sites for a multi-layered emergency response training drill on Thursday, July 12.

Doug Moses, GSW alum, elected at spring meeting

AMERICUS, GA (July 5, 2018) — The Georgia Southwestern Foundation Board of Trustees recently elected Douglas “Doug” Moses as chairman, effective July 1, at its spring 2018 board meeting. Moses will serve a two-year term.

Bob Woodruff Foundation supports another year of Operation Family Caregiver

AMERICUS, GA – After one and a half years of successfully providing a critical support system to military caregivers in the state of Washington, Operation Family Caregiver (OFC) is pleased that the program will continue for the next year. The Bob Woodruff Foundation (BWF) has announced a new grant to the Rosalynn Carter Institute for Caregiving (RCI), which administers the unique military caregiver support program. BWF works to ensure injured veterans and their families are thriving long after they return home.

ATLANTA — Tom Giddens (’79) was honored recently by the Aflac Cancer and Blood Disorders Center of Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta in recognition of his dedicated service to Aflac for 32 years and his love and support of the Aflac Cancer Center. A donation was made by Aflac to endow a chair for the Director of Oncology in the Aflac Cancer Center.  The name of the chair is the Thomas R. Giddens Chair for Oncology.

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ALBANY — A conversation with Heather Ashberry can be disarming.

Easom named associate dean of the College of Nursing and Health Sciences

AMERICUS, GA (June 15, 2018) — Georgia Southwestern State University (GSW) has appointed Brian Adler, Ph.D., former vice president for academic affairs (VPAA), as the interim executive director for the Rosalynn Carter Institute for Caregiving (RCI), a unit of GSW.

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