Colleges across the country are recognizing students from Allatoona High School for their on-campus success. Click any achievement to discover alumni from Allatoona High School, view their personalized Merit pages, and learn about what they are accomplishing. (see more)
Colleges across the country are recognizing students from Allatoona High School for their on-campus success. Click any achievement to discover alumni from Allatoona High School, view their personalized Merit pages, and learn about what they are accomplishing.
The University of North Georgia's Ranger Challenge Black team advances to Sandhurst after winning the Spartan Ranger Challenge hosted by U.S. Army Cadet Command on Oct. 26-29 at Fort Knox, Kentucky. UNG bested 18 teams with 198 total Cadets from the nation's junior and senior military colleges. UNG's Ranger Challenge Gold team also competed at Fort Knox.
More than 140 students from 10 departments in the College of Arts and Sciences participated in the Fall 2017 Undergraduate STEM Research Conference on Oct. 27, 2017, presenting research, research proposals, or literature on topics of interest.
More than 155 undergraduate students presented their research at the Georgia State Undergraduate Research Conference (GSURC) on Tuesday, April 11. Students from a wide variety of disciplines shared their findings through oral presentations, posters, artistic displays and musical performances.
The Georgia State University Singers took first prize at one of the most significant chamber choir competitions in the world - the 15th International Chamber Choir Competition Marktoberdorf 2017 in Marktoberdorf, Germany.
More than 370 accepted students have indicated their commitment to attend Oglethorpe University by submitting their enrollment deposit. We're excited to welcome these new "Stormy Petrels" to campus this fall! The Class of 2021 will begin classes on August 21, 2017.
Samford has selected 100 student Connections leaders for 2017. Connections is Samford's new-student welcome weekend dedicated to getting incoming students plugged into Samford and the Birmingham community.
Samford University's Ida Moffett School of Nursing held its annual spring award ceremony to recognize the accomplishments of the school's undergraduate students in both the traditional and accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing programs.
Reinhardt's best student minds and talent convened the week of March 31 for the University's Sixth Annual Robert L. Driscoll Convocation of Artists & Scholars (COAS). The week featured music recitals, creative writing readings, a student research conference, a student-teacher portfolio exhibit, student art and science exhibits, an international culture fest and a communications conference. "The purpose of the COAS is to show off the best work of our best students," said Dr. Wayne Glowka, dean of arts and humanities. "The experience affirms for them their sense of accomplishment and pride in a job well done. "The students performed music, read from their creative writing, competed in a speech contest, exhibited art, and talked about their research, internships, and international experiences," continued Glowka. "It is heartwarming to hear young minds report on the process of discovery and to experience the freshness of their artistic sensibilities." Local students selected to participate in the COAS include:
Sydney Cunningham placed first in both the Best Entertainment Feature and the Best Entertainment Story competitions of the Georgia College Press Association.
A team of Georgia Southern students received first place for the 2017 Student Challenge, a business case competition for National Retail Federation (NRF) Student Association members to demonstrate their creativity and business acumen to retail executives, sponsored by KPMG. The finalists attended the NRF Foundation GALA in New York City, where the top team was announced Jan. 15.