Monthly Archives: June 2013

A message of introduction from acting President Granetta Blevins

Dear Georgetown College Community –

I would like to take the opportunity to introduce myself as your acting president. Many of you know me since I am an alumna and have been a trustee for many years. To those of you that I have not had the opportunity to meet; I look forward to meeting […]

By |June 28th, 2013|eNewsletter|Comments Off

Alumna, former board chair, named acting Georgetown College president

GEORGETOWN, KY – The board of trustees of Georgetown College has named Granetta Bingham Blevins as the College’s acting president, effective immediately.

Mrs. Blevins, a 1980 alumna, is a long-time trustee of the College having first been elected to the board in 1992. She has served two terms as board chair. Currently, she is a […]

By |June 26th, 2013|eNewsletter, Featured, News|Comments Off

Alumni authors of books for children sought

GEORGETOWN, KY – We’re looking for alumni authors who have published books for children, ages birth to early elementary.

Each year, GC gives a book to young alumni who are the proud parents of a new baby.

We would like to consider additional alumni authors.

If you are an author, or if you can recommend an author, […]

By |June 26th, 2013|eNewsletter|Comments Off

Jordan Sanderson ’09 selected to represent the United States at the Y8 Summit

ARLINGTON, VA – Following a competitive national selection process, Mr. Jordan Sanderson of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, a 2009 graduate of Georgetown College, has been selected as a member of the American delegation to this summer’s Y8 Summit. Sanderson will serve as the USAID Administrator, developing a cohesive and comprehensive development policy that reflects the interests […]

By |June 20th, 2013|Featured, News|Comments Off

Theatre’s McGee a semifinalist in playwright competition

GEORGETOWN, KY – Georgetown College theatre professor George McGee is one of five semi-finalists for this year’s Kentucky New Play Series (KNPS), sponsored by Kentucky Playwrights Workshop, Inc.

McGee’s short one-act play, “The Engagement,” is about a young couple celebrating their engagement at a favorite restaurant with the young man’s widowed father. The young man is called […]

By |June 13th, 2013|eNewsletter, Featured, News|Comments Off