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College of Golf Staff Earn Impact Zone Golf Certifications

Four Keiser University College of Golf Teachers recently earned Impact Zone Golf™ Instructor Certifications: Brian Hughes, PGA Master Professional and College of Golf Program Director, David Wixson, PGA Master Professional and College of Golf Faculty Member, Frank Longabucco, PGA Professional Certified in Instruction and Golf Operations and College of Golf Faculty Member, and John Callahan, […]

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Keiser University College of Golf Supports World Junior Golf Championship

Keiser University College of Golf provided sponsorship for the World Junior Golf Championship held at The World Golf Village in St. Augustine, Florida on December 20-22. Eighty-one juniors, aged 14-18, from 22 countries competed over three days of stroke play at the world-famous site. John McMurry, COG Vice President, Dr. Eric Wilson, PGA Master Professional […]

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Mark Dionisio Completes Bachelor of Science Degree at Keiser University Sports Medicine and Fitness Technology

Keiser University Sports Medicine & Fitness Technology (SMFT) program student Mark Dionisio completed his Bachelor of Science degree on Thursday with a Capstone presentation of his thesis on Carbohydrate Loading for Endurance Training to a panel of four SMFT and College of Golf staff members and instructors. Mark’s presentation was detailed, extensive, and extremely professional, […]

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New President of the College of Golf & Sport Management Chapter of the Student Veterans of America Announced

Mr. Timmy L. King was elected to be the new President of the College of Golf & Sport Management Chapter of the Student Veterans of America. A meeting of SVA members was held on Wednesday 12-5-12 for the election of new officers. The COGSM SVA Chapter began in March of 2012 at which time COG […]

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Wounded Warrior Project Scholarship Awarded by College of Golf

Lt. Colonel Terrence Flynn is the recipient of the 2012 – 4th Quarter College of Golf/ Wounded Warriors Project 100% tuition scholarship and started with the November 19, 2012 class. Colonel Flynn been married to his wife Karen for 38 years and has two daughters, Erin 29 and Erica 27. He holds a Bachelor of […]

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The First Tee Training

Keiser University College of Golf Vice President John McMurry, Executive Director of Golf Operations and PGA Master Professional Dr. Eric Wilson, and recent graduate John Ennen attended a two-day, 20-hour training session to become The First Tee Level 1 Coaches. The training was held at The President Country Club in West Palm Beach, FL, and […]

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Keiser University College of Golf Faculty, Staff, and Alumnus Attend The First Tee Training

Keiser University College of Golf Vice President John McMurry, Executive Director of Golf Operations and PGA Master Professional Dr. Eric Wilson, and recent graduate John Ennen attended a two-day, 20-hour training session to become The First Tee Level 1 Coaches. The training was held at The President Country Club in West Palm Beach, FL, and […]

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Keiser University College of Golf Students Really Experience The History of Golf

First Semester students at Keiser University College of Golf have a History of Golf class, and they get to see, touch, and feel equipment, books, and pictures from bygone eras. Golf and Golf Digest Magazines from the 1950’s and 1960’s are available for perusal, as well as golf clubs, balls, and bags from every decade […]

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Keiser University College of Golf Faculty and Staff Attend Golf Magazine Top 10 Instr

Three Keiser University College of Golf faculty and staff members will attend the 2012 Golf Magazine Top 100 Teachers in America Seminar/Retreat next week at the Reunion Resort in Orlando, FL. Dr. TJ Tomasi, PGA, COG Senior Faculty and Director of Research, and Director of Golf Magazine’s Top 100 Teachers in America; Dr. Eric Wilson, […]

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History of Golf Class Practices With Hickory Shafted Putters

Keiser University College of Golf students in the History of Golf class participated in a putting contest on the indoor putting green using hickory shafted putters. The purpose of the practice was to have students become familiar with the old style wooden shafted putters before proceeding to the golf course next week to play a […]

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Tommy "Two Gloves" Gainey Wins on the PGA Tour with his "Unorthodox" Swing

What’s the world coming to? With all the high-priced swing gurus and coaches, the high-end launch monitor technology such as Trackman, and the computer generated swing analysis software on the market, how does someone like Tommy Gainey beat the best players in the world with an admittedly different swing motion? Maybe we place too much […]

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Golf Magazine Top 100 Instructor Seminar and Retreat

Three Keiser University College of Golf faculty and staff members will attend the 2012 Golf Magazine Top 100 Teachers in America Seminar/Retreat next week at the Reunion Resort in Orlando, FL. Dr. TJ Tomasi, PGA, COG Senior Faculty and Director of Research, and Director of Golf Magazine’s Top 100 Teachers in America; Dr. Eric Wilson, […]

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Thursday at the Ryder Cup: Ryan Lord’s inspiring story [with video]

Medinah, Ill. –Ryan Lord, a College of Golf student, had a face-to-face meeting with United States Ryder Cup captain Davis Love III on Thursday. Lord passed on some advice. “That’s between us,” Lord said. Lord, 30, a retired Marine from Davenport, Ia., who was injured less than a month after this country’s initial invasion into […]

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Careers and Jobs in Golf Webinar

There are many jobs and careers available in the golf industry. Listen in as PGA Master Professionals from the College of Golf, Dr. Eric Wilson, David Wixson and Eric Martzolf, discuss the careers in golf. If you want to learn more about the great careers available in the golf industry, or how you can get […]

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Dr. Eric Wilson, Keiser University College of Golf Executive Director of Golf Operations, Participates in 2012 Special Olympics North America Golf Invitational Tournament

Dr. Eric Wilson, PGA Master Professional and Chairman of the Special Olympics North America Golf Committee, participated in the 2012 Special Olympics North America National Invitational Golf Tournament in Phoenix, AZ from Wednesday through Sunday at the Wigwam Golf Resort. Dr. Wilson assisted in the planning and operational phases of the event and narrated a […]

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