Yearly Archives: 2011

These Tigers Growl in Classroom as Well as on the Courts and Playing Fields

At Georgetown College we can talk of academic excellence and athletic prowess in the same breath. This past year alone, 41 percent of the student-athletes earned a 3.1 or higher grade point average.

During the 2010-11 season, 26 athletes maintained a 3.5 GPA or higher as juniors or seniors, earning NAIA All-America Scholar-Athlete status. To […]

By |December 19th, 2011|News|Comments Off

‘Conversation’ with UK Coach Joker Phillips February 15 Headlines Series on Character in Sport 2nd Semester

Who doesn't want to hear the University of Kentucky football coach whose 2011 squad ended that dreaded 27-year losing streak to Tennessee in November?! Yes, Joker Phillips will kick-off GC Executive Scholar-in-Residence Billy Reed’s second semester line-up of “Conversations with Champions” guests on February 15. This fireside chat is free and open to the public at 7:30 p.m. in John L. Hill Chapel.

By |December 15th, 2011|Featured, News|Comments Off

All GC Admissions Wants is for YOU to Help Spread the Christmas Cheer

If the GC Admissions staff lip-synching “All I Want for Christmas is You” doesn’t put you in the holiday mood, apply for Grinch-hood immediately. We hope you will watch the video (shot by intern/tour guide Molly Shoulta, who just happens to be the SGA President!) and pass along the good tidings to friends - and, of course your BEST college prospects!

By |December 14th, 2011|News|Comments Off

GC Making It Easier for Young Alumni to Become Members of the President’s Club

Are you in graduate school or still so new to your career that joining the President’s Club has been out of reach? Well, GC has come up with some new giving levels that especially help Young Alumni who have been out of college five years or less. And, don’t forget: There are tax advantages if you join by the end of December!

By |December 14th, 2011|eNewsletter, Featured, News|Comments Off

Experiential Learning from Adv/PR Team Competitions Live on in Careers of Bill Gillespie’s Students

As promised in the Summer-Fall edition of Insights magazine, here is the tribute to the late Communication & Media Studies professor William (Bill) L. Gillespie and the two unique partnerships – friendships really – that he had with two caring, giving professionals that benefitted hundreds of students who took Advertising 315 and Public Relations […]

By |December 13th, 2011|Featured, News|Comments Off