Averett CoffeeBreak 7-3-18

Posted on July 3rd, 2018 by Danielle Staub

CoffeeBreak is an e-newsletter distributed to Averett faculty and staff to keep them up-to-date on campus activities and information. Please send information you would like included in CoffeeBreak via this form. Please submit by Friday, July 6, for a Wednesday, July 11, publication.


GPS Student Spotlight

Meet Denise Garland, a student pursuing her Bachelor of Business Administration degree who is expected to graduate in 2021. To learn more about Denise on the GPS blog, click here.

QUESTION: What is your motivation for obtaining your degree here at Averett University?

ANSWER: “I’m pursuing my degree in business management for a better job opportunity and becoming more knowledgeable in my field.”



University Closed Tomorrow

Averett University will be closed in observance of the 4th of July holiday tomorrow. Have a safe and happy Independence Day!

Averett, SVHEC, NCI Collaborate on Unique Professional Development Opportunity

The Southern Virginia Higher Education Center (SVHEC) and New College Institute (NCI) partnered with Averett University to connect their technical trainers to a unique professional development opportunity. Averett responded to this need by developing and delivering a new 10-week, face-to-face program entitled “Instructional Dynamics for Technical Trainers.”

Designed to build classroom competencies for all levels of technical trainers, the program consisted of 30 instructional hours in five core areas: classroom management, learning principles and styles, using technology in the classroom/lab, assessment and planning. To see the full story, click here.

GPS Cougar Quarterly Student Newsletter

The second issue of the GPS Cougar Quarterly has been sent to the GPS student body. It includes a 26-minute podcast interview with Dr. Tiffany Franks, a short homecoming promo video and much more.

To access this current issue please click here. If you would like to be added to the mailing list for the GPS Cougar Quarterly, please submit your email address to this form.