Jackson Scholar Elected as SGA President
In February 2016, Austin Nichols of the 2015-2017 class was elected as the Student Goverment Assosiation President. Austin has been involved with SGA for two years, one as a freshman senator, and another as a representative of the Jackson Scholar Program. Congratulations to Austin as he begins his new position with SGA and puts his ethics and leadership training from the Jackson Scholar Program to use on the Coastal Carolina campus!
2016 - 2018 Jackson Scholars Inducted
On December 3,2015, the Jackson Family Center for Ethics & Values inducted 8 new students into the Jackson Scholar Program. This diverse group represents many of the colleges on campus. To learn more about the 2016 - 2018 class of Jackson Scholars visit the Jackson Scholar page.
4:30 p.m. - Johnson Auditorium, Wall 116
The Ethics of Freshman Year
The first year of college brings new firends, excitement,
and opportunities, but it often leads to unforseen
challenges: what do you do with the friend who will not
leave you alone? How should you deal with a difficult
roommate or a very difficult professor? How do you
balance academics, work, and social events? In this panel
discussion experienced students and faculty at Coastal
Carolina will talk about the challenges they encountered in
their freshamn year and how they responded to those
About the Center
The primary focus of the Jackson Family Center for Ethics & and Values is to cultivate awareness throughout the academic and surrounding communities of
the importance and lifelong rewards of personal and professional integrity. In order to achieve its goals, the Jackson Center sponsorsfour cornerstones: the
Jackson Scholars, the Ethics & Leadership Academy, the Jackson Center Events Program, and the Visiting Ethicist series. The Center is guided by a director,
an assistant director, an ethics fellow, and a board of directors in order to recognize and celebrate the rich history and example of Mary Emily and Nelson
Jackson and their family.