Monthly Archives: August 2013

Georgetown College launching math circle program

GEORGETOWN, KY – In October, Georgetown College will launch the Georgetown College Math Circle (GCMC) for Central Kentucky Bourbon, Fayette, and Scott County fifth-grade through eighth-grade students who hold a strong interest in mathematics and are eager to learn more. (Update September 13: Fall enrollment has exceeded initial expectation and is now closed with 24 […]

By |August 30th, 2013|eNewsletter, Featured, News|Comments Off

Physics professor Jonathan Dickinson receives Manning Award for teaching excellence

GEORGETOWN, KY – His teaching style is “somewhat unorthodox, but effective,” a student wrote in nomination of the 2013 winner of the John Walker Manning Distinguished Mentor and Teacher Award, said Rosemary Allen, Provost and Academic Dean, in announcing Jonathan Dickinson as this year’s recipient.  The presentation was made during Opening Convocation.

The Manning Award is given annually to […]

By |August 29th, 2013|eNewsletter, Featured, News|Comments Off

GC women’s hoops hosting coaching clinic in September

GEORGETOWN, KY – Georgetown College women’s basketball coach Andrea McCloskey will host a coaching clinic on Saturday, September 21, at Davis-Reid Alumni Gym.

“As a coach, you’re always looking for ideas and techniques to rejuvenate your team and staff,” McCloskey said. “Coaching clinics give you that chance to make a new idea fit your program.”

Coaches […]

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

Office of Diversity easier to find in centralized Student Center location

GEORGETOWN, KY – The Bishop College Center and the Office of Diversity are now more centrally located in newly constructed space on the College Street level of Cralle Student Center.

The new office was created during renovation of the college bookstore over the summer and takes some of that former retail space. Its well-marked entrance is from […]

By |August 16th, 2013|eNewsletter, Featured, News|Comments Off

Professor George McGee’s play to be produced during state fair

GEORGETOWN, KY – Playwright and Georgetown College professor of theatre George McGee joins playwrights Gary Eldridge and Tim Soulis on Monday, August 19, to see the world premieres of their newest plays produced on the Heritage Hall stage of the 2013 Kentucky State Fair.

The playwrights are having their plays produced as part of the […]

By |August 15th, 2013|Featured, News|Comments Off