Category: Campus

Get to Work: Georgian Court Job Pro Offers Advice, Expertise

Get to Work: Georgian Court Career Pro Examines Student Preparation for 2015 Job Market 

Lakewood, N.J., May 5, 2015— According to a recent report by the National Association of Colleges and Employers, employers expect to hire 9.6 percent more new U.S. college graduates this year than they did last year.

Get to Work: Georgian Court Career Pro Examines Student Preparation for 2015 Job Market  Lakewood, N.J., May 5, 2015— Ac...

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Georgian Court hosts “Poet of the Poor”

Msgr. Michael Doyle illuminates Theta Alpha Kappa Honor Society induction ceremony

Msgr. Michael Doyle, renowned poet of the poor and social justice advocate, whose priestly ministry to the under served and impoverished residents of Camden has spanned more than five decades, lit up the Theta Alpha Kappa Honor Society induction ceremony April 28,with insights on crafting liturgies that build community and bridge the gap between despair and hope.

Msgr. Michael Doyle illuminates Theta Alpha Kappa Honor Society induction ceremony Msgr. Michael Doyle, renowned poet of...

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How Do Georgian Court’s Gardens Grow? Beautifully!

 

Georgian Court University is participating in National Public Gardens Day 2015 with a free walking tour Friday, May 8, from 10:30 a.m. to noon. Garden enthusiasts should meet outside of Jeffries Hall at the sidewalk near the parking lot (rain cancels event).

According to the National Public Gardens Day Web site, the annual celebration raises “awareness of the important role botanical gardens and arboretum play in promoting environmental stewardship, plant and water conservation, green spaces, and education in communities.”  GCU joins the national observance by offering tours of the Sister Mary Grace Burns Arboretum, including the university’s four historic gardens, its native and exotic trees, and the Wellness Garden. The university was also recently featured in Gardner News, where a feature story on the arboretum appeared (see p. 11).


 

To learn more about GCU’s historic arboretum, call 732.987.2373 or contact Dr. Michael Gross, associate provost for Academic Program Development and professor of biology.

 

 

 

  Georgian Court University is participating in National Public Gardens Day 2015 with a free walking tour Friday, M...

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The Tradition Continues: GCU Junior Ring Ceremony

When they arrived at Georgian Court a few years ago, they may have had second thoughts, Sister of Mercy Helen Neder said during GCU’s recent Junior Ring Ceremony.

“There were probably says when you had to get from one corner of the campus to the other with only a few minutes to be on time for class. On those days you may have thought, ‘Is this class in the next county?'” Juniors and seniors laughed out loud and nodded their heads. 

When they arrived at Georgian Court a few years ago, they may have had second thoughts, Sister of Mercy Helen Neder said...

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GCU Salutes the Sisters of Mercy

Over a century ago, seven Sisters of Mercy made their way to Jersey City and, by today’s standards, lived in less than optimal conditions. Their sacrifice and contributions, however, paved the way for what would become a community of Mercy sisters living and serving throughout the mid-Atlantic region, and their work would become the foundation for Georgian Court University.

Over a century ago, seven Sisters of Mercy made their way to Jersey City and, by today's standards, lived in less than o...

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Georgian Court Gets High Mark for Financial Responsiblity

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WHEN IT COMES TO passing the U.S. Department of Education’s financial responsibility test, Georgian Court University gets top marks. Each year, the federal agency scores degree-granting, private colleges on a scale of minus 1 to 3. Georgian Court recently received a 3—the highest possible score—coming in higher than several other private New Jersey institutions.

WHEN IT COMES TO passing the U.S. Department of Education's financial responsibility test, Georgian Court University get...

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