This Week At SSU: Sept. 11-15, 2013

By | September 11, 2013

Wednesday, Sept. 11: Student organizations will hold a brief ceremony and candlelight vigil in remembrance of the victims of 9/11 and Hurricane Katrina beginning at 8 p.m. in the King-Frazier Student Center ballroom. Thursday, Sept. 12: More than 150 SSU students who earned science-related scholarships, internships and assistantships for the 2013-14 academic year will be recognized during the 2013 Research … Continue reading “This Week At SSU: Sept. 11-15, 2013”

Substance Abuse Ministry Meeting

By | September 11, 2013

Substance Abuse Ministry Inc. will have support group meetings every Tuesday night from 7 pm to 8:30 pm at the New Life Healing & Restoration Center located at 2101 E. 66th Street and Springhill Road. For more information please call 912-663-6114 or 912-3080788. All are welcome to come.

Provost Academy Georgia And The Magic Johnson Bridgescape® Center Host Information Meetings

By | September 11, 2013

Provost Academy Georgia (PAGA) is traveling across Savannah to educate the public about its unique, tuition-free programs that provide high school students with a customized learning experience. The first community information meeting was held Monday, September 9 in Savannah and the final meeting is Tuesday, September 24, in Springfield. Prospective students and parents interested in learning about PAGA are encouraged … Continue reading “Provost Academy Georgia And The Magic Johnson Bridgescape® Center Host Information Meetings”

The National Association Of University Women Savannah Branch Scholarship Luncheon

By | September 11, 2013

The National Association of University Women Savannah Branch, held their first scholarship luncheon at the Marriot Riverfront Hotel, on August 10, 2013. The luncheon was a tremendous success. The Savannah Branch was founded June 30, 2013. The National Association of University Women was founded 103 years ago in Washington D.C. The organization was founded to stimulate young women to attain … Continue reading “The National Association Of University Women Savannah Branch Scholarship Luncheon”

The Class Of ’64 Pays It Forward

By | September 11, 2013

On Friday, August 31, 2013, Class President Lugenia Griffin Clark and representatives from the Sophronia M. Tompkins High School Class of 1964 presented a check for $3,416.00 to Savannah State University (SSU). The donation, presented to SSU President Dr. Cheryl Davenport Dozier, is earmarked for the Closing the Gap Scholarship Fund which was established by Dr. Dozier. The fund makes … Continue reading “The Class Of ’64 Pays It Forward”

West Broad Street YMCA Offers Afterschool Meal Program

By | September 11, 2013

The West Broad Street YMCA is offering an Afterschool Meal Program throughout the 2013-14 school year to provide children with additional nutrition and learning opportunities needed to be healthy and succeed in school. As part of a national partnership between YMCA of the USA and the Walmart Foundation, the program will provide activities to help improve academic skills in subjects … Continue reading “West Broad Street YMCA Offers Afterschool Meal Program”

Two SCCPSS Schools Named Finalists In The Second Annual STEM Education Awards

By | September 11, 2013

The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG), the state’s leading association dedicated to the promotion and economic advancement of Georgia’s technology industry, announced the finalists from each category of the 2013 Georgia STEM Education Awards. Two categories included schools from the Savannah-Chatham County Public School System The announcement was made during a special live broadcast presented by TAG in collaboration with … Continue reading “Two SCCPSS Schools Named Finalists In The Second Annual STEM Education Awards”

Golden Broom Award Presented

By | September 11, 2013

On Tuesday the City of Savannah and Keep Savannah Beautiful awarded The Men Store by Joseph/On Time Fashion Men’s & Boy’s Store the Golden Broom Award. The Golden Broom Award is awarded quarterly to a local business chosen for meeting the following tree lawn criteria. The store is located at 26 West Broughton Street. Visually compatible with surrounding tree lawns; … Continue reading “Golden Broom Award Presented”

Annual Sickle Cell Luncheon To Be Held

By | September 11, 2013

Annual Seafood Festival To Be Held

By | September 11, 2013

Come one, come all the first annual Seafood Festival sponsored by Bishop Thomas J. Sills, and the Sweetfield of Eden Baptist Church, Saturday, September 21st, 2013, at 9992 Pin Point Road in the Pin Point Community. The festival will begin at 10am and end at 8pm. The public is invited to attend. There will be all kinds of seafood and … Continue reading “Annual Seafood Festival To Be Held”