December commencement for Bachelors and Masters Degrees

November 22, 2013

GEORGETOWN, KY – For the first time in recent institutional memory, a December commencement will be held at Georgetown College. The newly-added end-of-calendar-year ceremony combines undergraduate and graduate education degree conferral into a single event on December 14. It will… Continue reading


CW Lexington to telecast GC-Carroll College NAIA postseason game

November 20, 2013

GEORGETOWN, KY – Saturday’s NAIA postseason matchup between No. 13 Georgetown and No. 3 Carroll College will be televised in central Kentucky on CW Lexington. Kickoff is set for 2 p.m. EST. Tiger fans in Lexington/Fayette can see the game… Continue reading


Laura Wyly named chief student life officer for Georgetown College

GEORGETOWN, KY – Ms. Laura Wyly has been officially named Dean of Students at Georgetown College. She has served in an interim capacity since February. “I am pleased that a person of Dean Wyly’s skill, experience, and love of the… Continue reading


KBC Messengers vote to end Georgetown Partnership in 2014

November 14, 2013

PADUCAH, KY – The ministry partnership between the Kentucky Baptist Convention and Georgetown College will conclude Nov. 12, 2014. That was the decision made by messengers to the 176th Annual Meeting of the Kentucky Baptist Convention Nov. 12 at Lone Oak… Continue reading


Georgetown College graduate named KMTA “Teacher of the Year”

GEORGETOWN, KY – Joanna Ximenes, aka Jody Milby, class of 1972, has been awarded the 2013 Distinguished Teaching Award by the Kentucky Music Teachers Association. The award is given annually for outstanding service and commitment to music education and performance…. Continue reading


GC professor, state historian Jim Klotter writes foreword in new book on pre-Civil War Kentucky material culture

November 13, 2013

GEORGETOWN, KY – Dr. Jim Klotter, The State Historian of Kentucky and Professor of History at Georgetown College, has written the foreword for a newly published handsome new book entitled Collecting Kentucky 1790-1860 (Cherry Valley Publications LLC, First Edition 2013,… Continue reading


Tiger Symphonic Band anniversary concert features soloist Connor Mook, benefits AMEN House

GEORGETOWN, KY – Georgetown College’s Tiger Symphonic Band celebrates 169 years of bands at the College with its annual Fall Anniversary Concert on Monday, November 25, at 8 p.m. in John L. Hill Chapel. The public is invited. Featured student… Continue reading


Tiger anglers reel in win, top-five at Battle of Bluegrass

GEORGETOWN, KY – The Georgetown College fishing team continues to reel in the wins. In their first tournament of the fall held two weeks ago at Barren River Lake in south central Kentucky, cousins and long-time fishing partners Nick and… Continue reading


Dr. Bart Dickinson, much-loved and respected GC professor, passes away

November 12, 2013

GEORGETOWN, KY – Dr. Bart G. Dickinson, a retired Georgetown College professor and former chair of the Department of Math and Physics at the college, passed away November 7. Born in Glasgow, KY, Dr. Dickinson was a Phi Beta Kappa… Continue reading


History professor gets scholarly publication award

November 7, 2013

GEORGETOWN, KY – Associate Professor of History Liyan Liu is recipient of the 2013 Association of Chinese Professors of Social Sciences (ACPSS) in the United States’ “Best Scholarly Publication Award.” It was presented in early November at a University of… Continue reading




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