News Releases


Andrew College Convocation open to the public - 8.14.17
Andrew College officially launches the new academic year on its campus Thursday, August 24 with an opening convocation ceremony at 11 a.m. in the G. Clyde and Ruth Tarrer Jinks, Sr. Physical Education Complex.

Volleyball team takes on Kindness Rocks Project - 8.14.17
The Andrew College volleyball team has joined the Kindness Rocks Project. In addition to a lot of intense volleyball practice last week, the team spent three evenings painting inspirational rocks.

Nursing department shows off new facilities - 8.14.17
In conjunction with faculty and staff fall workshops, the new nursing program at Andrew College held an open house for faculty and staff at their new facilities on August 10.

Andrew College welcomes new students to campus - 7.24.17
One hundred new students and their families have been on the Andrew College campus this summer for InSpire orientation days.

Tiger Camp draws to a close for this summer - 7.24.17
Recognizing a need for a summer camp for area children, Andrew College designed a summer camp last year.

Andrew College announces new staff appointment - 7.21.17
Tina Burnéy has been named dean of students at Andrew College, effective July 20.

Andrew College receives final approval to offer four-year business degree - 6.19.17
Andrew College received word on Thursday, June 15 from the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACS), that approval was given for the college to offer a baccalaureate degree in business, effective fall 2017.

Andrew College faculty members achieve notable accomplishments - 5.22.17
Molly Gross, professor of English and Farrah Senn, assistant professor of English published the first print version of Spire Light

Andrew College receives check from AT&T - 5.22.17
Courtney Brinson,the regional manager for AT&T Georgia, presented a donation check to Andrew College President Linda R. Buchanan on May 17.

Andrew College Commencement festivities mark end of academic year - 5.15.17
Commencement festivities brought the community and college together on the weekend of May 6.

Andrew College receives final approval for registered nursing degree program - 5.9.17
Andrew College passed the final hurdle in the process of creating an Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN) program.

Andrew College announces 2017 Commencement program - 4.19.17
Senator Freddie Powell Sims, a native of Talbot County, Georgia, will give the keynote address during this year’s Andrew College Commencement ceremony.

Andrew College showcases art and music - 4.10.17
Andrew College has announced the final fine arts programs for the spring semester. Events are free and open to the public.

Andrew College awards prestigious scholarships - 4.1.17
On March 18, Andrew College hosted Georgia high school seniors for its annual Pitts Academic Scholarship Competition.

Andrew College announces Honors Convocation - 3.20.17
Andrew College will hold its annual Honors Convocation on April 6 at 7 p.m. in the Cuthbert United Methodist Church.

Albany school tours Andrew College - 3.20.17
God’s Foundation Christian Academy high school students from Albany toured Andrew College in Cuthbert on March 15. Andy Geeter, vice president of enrollment, welcomed 15 students and school officials to campus and discussed college opportunities and the advantages of choosing Andrew for their college education.

Andrew College invites the public to the play, You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown - 3.20.17
Charles Schulz’s beloved comic comes to life at Andrew College in Clark Gesner’s classic musical, You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown.

Registration now open for Andrew College’s summer Tiger Camp - 3.14.17
Andrew College is again offering a summer Tiger Camp Youth Program for area children, ages 5-12.

Registration now open for Andrew College’s summer classes - 3.14.17
Andrew College has announced that registration is now open for 2017 summer classes. Classes range from Human Anatomy to Theatre to Math.

Students inducted into Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society - 3.8.17
The Andrew College Theta Lambda Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa held its spring semester induction ceremony on Thursday, February 16.

Andrew College hosts 5K Color Run & 1 mile Fun Run in April - 3.3.17
In conjunction with their Family Day festivities, Andrew College is holding a 5K Color Run on Saturday, April 8.

Andrew College professor accepted into summer fellowship program - 3.2.17
Assistant Professor of History Charles Roberts, has been accepted into The Governor’s Teaching Fellows Program.

Sarah Anne Staples Seminar Day held at Andrew College - 3.2.17
Andrew College launched their annual Sarah Anne Staples Seminar Day on February 28 with a lecture by guest speaker, Bill Harlan in Jinks Gymnasium.

Andrew College celebrates Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. as part of Black History Month - 2.17.17
In conjunction with Black History Month, Andrew College held a Martin Luther King, Jr. celebration on February 15 in the Jones Chapel.

Lighting ceremony at Hord Athletic Complex sets the stage for a win - 2.13.17
Andrew College’s baseball team played their first night game in the history of the college on February 10 at the Hord Athletic Complex. 

Andrew College holds 13th Annual Academic Competition - 1.30.17
Andrew College hosted more than 360 students from 19 area high schools in Georgia and Alabama on January 25 at its annual Academic Competition.

Andrew College’s Nate Gross plays role in Springer production Of Mice and Men - 1.20.17
The stage version of Steinbeck’s legendary masterpiece opened in the Springer Opera House in Columbus on January 19 and features Andrew College’s Nate Gross who plays the part of Curley.

Andrew College Writing and Reading Center to present at annual Southeastern Writing Center Association (SWCA) conference - 1.13.17
Three Interdisciplinary Writing and Reading Center (IWRC) tutors and Caroline Collins, director of the IWRC at Andrew College, will partner with tutors from Georgia Southwestern State University to present two sessions at the annual SWCA conference to be held in mid-February at the University of Mississippi.

Andrew College announces staff promotions - 1.6.17
Personnel changes at Andrew College have been announced, effective January 1. Karan Pittman, Benevolence, has been promoted to the position of assistant academic dean, and McKenzie M. Ragan has been promoted to the position of director of library services and educational technology coordinator.

AndrewServes hosted week of activities for Habitat for Humanity awareness - 12.12.16
The AndrewServes Servant Leadership Program of Andrew College kicked off a week of awareness activities for Habitat for Humanity on November 14.

James Brooks hired as Fighting Tiger’s Head Men’s Basketball Coach - 12.8.16
The Andrew College Fighting Tigers have hired James ‘‘Jamie’’ Brooks as their Head Men’s Basketball Coach to restart the program for the 2017-2018 season.

Fall Art Show features Andrew College student work - 12.6.16
The Andrew College Visual Art Program held an open house on Monday, December 5 which showcased students’ work for the fall semester.

Festival of Lessons and Carols at Andrew College welcomes in the holiday season - 12.5.16
The Andrew College Choraliers delivered two Festival of Lessons and Carols programs on December 1 & 2 in the Jones Chapel with participation from a gathering of community, faculty, staff and students.

Andrew College announces staff promotions - 12.2.16
Two Andrew College employees have received promotions. Andrew College has asked Julie Cadle, a familiar Cuthbert native, to take on the role of vice president for finance.

Andrew College to hold Art show and open house - 11.29.16
Andrew College will hold its Fall Art Show Opening Reception on Monday, December 5 from 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. in the Jamison Art Center on campus.

Andrew College held annual Halloween party - 11.14.16
Andrew College held their annual faculty and staff Halloween party on October 31. A guitar-playing bear, the Grim Reaper (a.ka., “They”), a fawn, a barefoot Roman knight in shining armor, cackling witches, Tweedledee and Tweedledum, faculty disguised as college students and costume-free people all came out to enjoy the festivities.

Andrew College announces Veterans Day ceremony - 11.7.16
Andrew College will be hosting a Veterans Day celebration to honor veterans on Thursday, November 10 at 3:30 p.m. in the Jones Chapel.

Andrew College announces staff changes to alumni and development team - 10.31.16
Andrew College has asked Mary Jane Langford Salter, a familiar Randolph County native, to help with its development and alumni relations initiatives. 

Ghosts and goblins turned out for family-friendly fun fright night on the Square - 10.31.16
As the daylight faded and the city street lights erupted into sparkling luminaries, Andrew College put on a fun “Tiger Fest” Halloween show for area children and their families.

Andrew College invites the public to the play, The Diviners - 10.21.16
Andrew College invites the community to the always-incredible journey of live theatre. Jim Leonard Jr.’s captivating story, The Diviners,will be presented at Andrew College.

Faculty promotions announced at Andrew College - 10.20.16
The Andrew College Board of Trustees recently approved two faculty promotions. 

Andrew College hosts 5K & Fun Run during Crossroads Festival - 10.17.16
The AndrewServes program at Andrew College has worked with the Randolph County Tourism Committee and the Crossroads Festival to once again bring the “Chasin’ That Buck!” Crossroads Festival 5K & Fun Run.

Men’s basketball and women’s golf added to sports lineup at Andrew College - 10.17.16
Andrew College has announced that it plans to add men’s basketball and women’s golf teams to the college sports lineup, starting with the fall 2017 semester. 

Andrew College presents a family-friendly fun fright night for all age trick-or-treaters - 10.17.16
Join Andrew College students and staff as they present “Tiger Fest” on the Cuthbert town square. It will be held on Friday, October 28 from 7 - 9 p.m.

Andrew College receives check from AT&T - 10.7.16 
Courtney Brinson, regional manager for AT&T Georgia, presented a donation check to Andrew College President Linda R. Buchanan on October 5.

Andrew College hosts election and civic engagement conversation on October 19 - 10.7.16
As the presidential election draws near, Andrew College is hosting an event for community members and Andrew students on the importance of voting and civic engagement.

New Alumni Association officers installed at Andrew College - 10.10.16
Elections of 2016-2018 Alumni Association officers were held on October 1 at Andrew College during the association’s annual meeting. 

Andrew College offers a variety of fine art activities for the fall semester - 10.7.16
Andrew College has announced its Fall 2016 Fine Arts calendar. Events are free and open to the public unless stated otherwise.

Andrew College goes bananas at Homecoming parade! - 10.3.16
The community turned out for Andrew College’s annual Homecoming parade on Saturday, October 1.

AndrewServes scholars volunteer at Flint RiverQuarium Festival - 9.28.16
Thirteen AndrewServes scholars from Andrew College volunteered on Saturday, September 24 at the Flint RiverQuarium’s Water, Wings, and Wildlife Festival in Albany.

Andrew College assists with signage for Fletcher Henderson festival - 9.23.16
Andrew College and the Fletcher Henderson Jazz Festival teamed up to develop signage for the 2016 festival.

Andrew College hosts nursing program information session - 9.22.16
Andrew College will be offering a new two-year Associate Degree in Nursing program beginning Fall 2017 (pending SACS approval). 

Crispin and Jimmy Gilbert named Grand Marshals of Andrew College Homecoming Parade - 9.20.16
Andrew College has announced that Crispin and Jimmy Gilbert, of Cuthbert, will serve as Grand Marshals of the 2016 Andrew College Homecoming Parade.

Andrew College announces new student leaders - 9.20.16
Student government officers and executive board members were recently installed at Andrew College. They are pictured, left to right, Alberto Leon, Lyons (senator); Jimmecha Carr, Albany (treasurer); Victoria Ficklin, Phenix City,AL (senator); Alexis Ellisor, Glenwood, AL (senator); Jaylan Ogletree, Mcdonough (vice-president); Ayreon Oliver, Columbus (president); Quintisha Brown, Atlanta (secretary); and Candice Baker, Hampton (senator).

British Shakespeare cast provides workshop for Andrew College students - 9.19.16
Andrew College students participated in a movement/expression workshop with the British performance troupe, CAST (Cambridge American State Tour) on Monday, September 12 in the dance studio on campus.

Andrew College dedication honors the life of Bobby Dews - 9.12.16
Mr. Bobby Dews, Andrew College Class of 1963, was formerly honored at a ceremony at the Andrew College Family Day Baseball Game on Friday, September 9 at Hord Field.

Andrew College receives Georgia Board of Nursing approval for nursing degree program - 9.12.16
Andrew College passed another hurdle in the process of creating an Associate Degree in Nursing program. On Thursday, September 8, the Georgia Board of Nursing gave their initial approval for the program.

Andrew College Writing and Reading Center receives grant - 8.31.16
The Interdisciplinary Writing and Reading Center (IWRC) at Andrew College received notice that they received a grant from the Southeast Writing Centers Association for collaborative tutor training.

Andrew College Fall Convocation opens the College - 8.29.16
The G. Clyde & Ruth Tarrer Jinks, Sr. Physical Education Complex came to life on Thursday, August 25 as students, faculty, staff and community members filled the Andrew College gymnasium with life.

Andrew College brings British Shakespeare cast to campus - 8.29.16
Andrew College will play host to a British performance troupe, CAST as they return to the college on Monday, September 12 at 7 p.m. for a performance of Shakespeare’s As You Like It. As a modern, gender-bending, bohemian aesthetic with live music, this play is one of Shakespeare’s best-loved comedies.

Andrew College announces new faculty members - 8.23.16
Andrew College welcomed six new faculty members to their ranks for the 2016-17 academic year.

Andrew College takes the lead on community service projects - 8.22.16
Saturday, August 20, 2016 was a busy day for Andrew College. The AndrewServes Program hosted a Day of Service in which over 50 students, faculty and staff came together to work on community service projects throughout Cuthbert.

Andrew College hosts Organizational Fair - 8.22.16
Students turned out on the first day of classes on Tuesday, August 16 to learn about the many clubs and organizations they could participate in while at Andrew College. Pictured is Visual Art Professor Chris Johnson and student, Candice Baker, Jonesboro, discussing the fun activities that the art club has to offer.

Andrew College’s AndrewServes scholars begin new academic year
- 8.15.16
The Andrew College AndrewServes Servant Leadership Program welcomed its Scholars to campus on Wednesday, August 10 to attend their annual Fall Retreat.

Andrew College to host 163rd Convocation - 8.15.16
Andrew College officially launches the new academic year on its campus Thursday, August 25 with an opening convocation ceremony at 11 a.m. in the G. Clyde and Ruth Tarrer Jinks, Sr. Physical Education Complex.

Volleyball players excel in the classroom and on the court - 8.9.16
Andrew College’s volleyball players have arrived on campus for the start of the academic year. The team arrived a week early on Friday, August 5 to prepare for the coming season. Coach Donna Rountree had her players up and running quickly.

Andrew College students head to Pai Chai University in South Korea - 8.1.16
Amanda Knight, the division coordinator of humanities and associate professor of English at Andrew College, saw three Andrew students off to South Korea on Thursday, July 28 for an adventure and trip-of-a-life experience. Shamar Barnett, Georgetown, GA; Cassidy Austin, Perry, GA; and Brian Pritchett, Cartersville, GA are all taking part in a month-long learning exchange program with Pai Chai University, a sister United Methodist institution. Pai Chai’s campus is located in Seo-gu, in Daejeon metropolitan city, on the lower slopes of Yeonja Mountain. It has a student body of approximately 14,000 students.

Andrew College announces final approval of Regenerative Agriculture degree program - 7.25.16
Andrew College received official notification last week from the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) that the agency has granted their request to begin an associate degree program in regenerative agriculture.

Andrew College Tiger Camp has been a summer success -7.18.16
Recognizing a need for a summer camp in the area for children, Whitney Mosley, dean of student affairs at Andrew College, thought that the beautiful Andrew College campus with its wonderful facilities, would be the perfect place.