Monthly Archives: March 2013

Students raise thousands in 3rd annual dance marathon

GEORGETOWN, KY – Dance Marathon Georgetown College (DMGC) raised nearly $6,000 for its 3rd annual event in support of the Kentucky Children’s Hospital in Lexington. At the start of the session, family members of children who have received treatment at the hospital spoke to the dancers about their experience to enable a better understanding […]

By |March 28th, 2013|eNewsletter, Featured, News|Comments Off

Maskrafters to premier original one-act Irish migration play, featuring music, dance

GEORGETOWN, KY – “It’s going to be a great adventure!”

That’s what playwright and director George McGee, professor of theatre and performance studies, says of this spring’s Maskrafters premier of his original work entitled “Ireland’s Greatest Export,” a one-act play with music and dance, scheduled for April 20-22 in the Ruth Pearce Wilson Lab Theatre, […]

By |March 27th, 2013|eNewsletter, Featured, News|Comments Off

Alumni Day set at Keeneland spring meet

GEORGETOWN, KY – Everyone loves a day at the races, especially when it’s Keeneland.

What could be more fun than tailgating from 11 a.m. -1 p.m. with other Georgetonians before Keeneland’s first race on Saturday, April 6, the second day of the 2013 spring meet.

Appetizers will be provided. It’ll be fun for the whole family!

Plan […]

By |March 25th, 2013|Featured, News|Comments Off

Date set for Blackburn General Chemistry Lab Dedication, Reception

Alumni and friends of Dr. John Blackburn, Professor Emeritis of Chemistry, are cordially invited to the dedication of the Dr. John Blackburn General Chemistry Laboratory in Asher Science Center on Thursday, April 18, from 5:30-7 p.m. The dedication ceremony will be followed immediately by a reception.

For several months, efforts have been underway to raise the funds needed to […]

By |March 13th, 2013|eNewsletter|Comments Off

Environmental Education Endorsement Program gets Kentucky EPSB Approval

GEORGETOWN, KY – The Kentucky Education Professional Standards Board (EPSB) has approved Georgetown College’s Environmental Education Endorsement Program for teachers and others working in environmentally-related jobs. The P-12 endorsement program helps bridge the gap between academics and practical application.

Enrollment begins March 13. This 12 credit hour course of study may be taken for professional […]

By |March 12th, 2013|eNewsletter, Featured, News|Comments Off