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2013 Pga Championship: Glory's Land Stand

Three major championships are behind us, with the first two going to an Australian (Adam Scott) with a long putter at the Masters, and a South African-born Englishman (Justin Rose) with a long putter at the U.S. Open. Phil Mickelson brought home The Open Claret Jug from Muirfield, using a standard-length putter with an oversize […]

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College of Golf Studetns COntinue to Train Special Olympic Golfers

As the Florida Special Olympics 2013 State Golf Tournament approaches in September, ten Saint Lucie County Special Olympics golfers continue to train with student volunteers from Keiser University College of Golf & Sport Management at the PGA Center for Golf Learning and Performance on Monday and Thursday afternoons. Yesterday, College of Golf & Sport Management […]

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Special Olympics Preperation

Dr. Eric C. Wilson, PGA Master Professional and Impact Zone Golf™ Master Instructor traveled to Seaview Golf Resort in Atlantic City, New Jersey last weekend to assist in the coordination and preparation for the 2013 Special Olympics National Invitation Tournament (NIT) to be held in October of this year. Seaview Golf Resort’s “Bay Course opened […]

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Keiser University College of Golf & Sport Management Students Ace Their First Food Drive

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. — The Keiser University College of Golf & Sport Management (COGSM) announces that members of the KUCOGSM Students Veterans Association have completed their first food drive and the results exceeded most of the students’ expectations. In just three weeks, the students’ drive collected 546 food and hygiene items with an estimated […]

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College of Golf Faculty Member Competes in U.S. Senior Open Qualifier

Ken Martin, PGA Member Certified in Instruction and General Management and College of Golf & Sport Management faculty member, teed it up last Tuesday at The Legacy Golf Club, competing against 83 other contestants in the local U.S. Senior Open Qualifier for two exempt spots. As usual, the George Fazio designed golf course was set […]

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Students Work with Port Saint Lucie Special Olympics Golfers

This past Monday afternoon, Special Olympics golfers from the Port Saint Lucie area began training for the upcoming State, Regional, and National Golf Championships at the PGA Center for Golf Learning and Performance, with Keiser University College of Golf students providing instruction and support. The following five Special Olympics golfers showed up for the first […]

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Keiser University College of Golf & Sport Management Teams with First Tee Program

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. — Expanding educational experiences for its students, Keiser University College of Golf & Sport Management (COGSM) has partnered with The First Tee of the Treasure Coast to provide First Tee Assistant Coach Training Certification to students which have met academic requirements and dedicated themselves to The First Tee Program. Fifty Keiser […]

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First Tee Assistance Coach Online Training Program

Keiser University College of Golf & Sport Management teamed with The First Tee of the Treasure Coast to obtain 50 online licenses for students to gain The First Tee Assistant Coach Training Certification. Students who volunteered to participate were selected on basis of their Grade Point Average and willingness to volunteer their time in support […]

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College of Golf Student Achieves The First Tee Advanced Level One Certification

Thomas Magnant, Keiser University College of Golf & Sport Management student, attended Advanced Level One Coaches training for The First Tee program last week. The intensive training, hosted by Mr. Dedric Holmes, MBA, Senior Director, Coach Training & Delivery for The First Tee National Office, was conducted over three days at The PGA Museum of […]

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Keiser University College of Golf & Sport Management Partners with Aerotech Golf

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. — The Keiser University College of Golf & Sport Management announces a new partnership with Aerotech Golf, the No. 1 composite iron shaft manufacturer on the PGA Tour. The agreement creates a unique ambassador program that introduces the PGA Tour’s top composite iron shaft technology and performance benefits to the students […]

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Keiser University College of Golf and Sport Management Provide Support Partnership to South Florida PGA

Keiser University College of Golf and Sport Management provided a supporting partnership with the South Florida PGA Section during its annual membership meeting on Monday, May 6th. Keiser University College of Golf and Sport Management Vice President Mr. John McMurry, Executive Director of Golf Operations and PGA Master Professional Dr. Eric Wilson, Director of Admissions […]

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Voluntering at the PGA Center For Golf Learning and Performance

The PGA Center for Golf Learning and Performance hosted a PGA Junior Sports Academy, Girls Golf Program, and the First Tee of the Treasure Coast Clinic on Saturday, April 20th, from 9:00am – 2:00pm. The following six College of Golf students volunteered their time to assist with the programs: Craig Dixson, Gene Gorman, Steve Shaw, […]

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Keiser University College of Golf and Sport Management student Glen Hunt achieved Impact Zone Golf Player Certification

Keiser University College of Golf and Sport Management student Glen Hunt achieved Impact Zone Golf Player Certification this week, becoming the 18th student to earn this certification. Glen attended two Impact Zone Golf clinics at the PGA Center for Golf Learning and Performance, conducted by Impact Zone Golf Master Instructor, Dr. Eric Wilson, then scored […]

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College of Golf and Sport Management Student Achieves Impact Zone Golf Associate Instructor Certification

Keiser University College of Golf and Sport Management student Thomas Magnant achieved Impact Zone Golf Associate Instructor Certification this week, scoring 96% on his Certification Examination. Thomas is the second student to earn this certification, with graduate John Ennen being the first. Thomas completed the Impact Zone Golf Player Certification, then proceeded to study for […]

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College of Golf Student Earns Impact Zone Golf Certification

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. — The Keiser University College of Golf & Sport Management is pleased to announce that student Zachary Cafarella has achieved Impact Zone Golf Player Certification. He is the 16th Keiser University College of Golf & Sport Management student to become Player Certified in Impact Zone Golf, a program developed by PGA […]

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