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KU College of Golf Students, Staff Support Special Olympics Golf Championship

Several Keiser University College of Golf (COG) students and staff members recently volunteered their time to support the 2016 Special Olympics Golf Championship recently held at the PGA Golf Club located in Port St. Lucie, Florida. Almost 200 Special Olympics Golfers turned out for the Special Olympics Golf Championship, in which students participated as caddies, […]

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Top Ten Golf Tips for Women

In 2015, an esteemed British golf club named Royal St. George voted to let in female members. It was the end of a 128-year-old male-only system. The same thing happened in 2012 at Augusta National in the US, when they added Condoleezza Rice and Darla Moore as their first female members since the beginning of […]

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ESOL Students Enjoy Golf at Keiser University’s Flagship Campus

    Several Keiser University English as a Second Language (ESOL) students recently took a break from classroom activities to learn how to play golf along with their professor Maria Verona Garcia. Excitement was high as Keiser University College of Golf (COG) professors and PGA members John Callahan and Frank Longabucco coached the group at […]

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KU Alumnus Introduces BioMatch Golf Technique to Help You Pick the Right Golf Clubs

Keiser University alumnus Gisle Solhaug recently visited the university’s College of Golf to unveil his BioMatch technique which uses science to pick the right golf clubs based on an individual golfer’s physical characteristics and abilities. Parlaying his Keiser University MBA degree along with his love of golf, Solhaug founded Rational Golf, LLC on the concept […]

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Keiser University College of Golf Students Volunteer for Special Olympics Tournament

Several Keiser University College of Golf students recently volunteered their time to support the 2016 Florida Special Olympics State Golf Tournament which was held at the Disney World Magnolia Golf Course in Orlando, Florida. Florida Special Olympics State Golf Tournament As play commenced, 200 athletes playing in all five levels of Special Olympics golf were […]

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Keiser University College of Golf Instructors Provide Training to Florida High School Golf Coaches

Keiser University College of Golf Program Director Brian Hughes, a PGA Master Professional, and John Callahan, a PGA Professional, Professor and Golf Magazine Adjunct Top 100 Instructor, recently conducted a Coaches Clinic at Keiser University’s Flagship Campus for 12 Florida High School Golf Coaches. Hughes and Callahan thanked the Florida High School Athletic Association and […]

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Keiser University’s Flagship Campus Supports Charity Golf Tournament

When you earn a golf degree,  from Keiser University’s College of Golf you’re getting more than the typical golf college experience. Dr. J. B. Ward, the Keiser University Flagship Campus Department Chair for Hospitality Management, coordinated and directed volunteer activities for a recent Florida Restaurant & Lodging Association Charity Golf Tournament which was held at […]

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College of Golf Graduates from Keiser University Flagship Campus

        John McMurry, Dr. Brian Hughes, Philip Rother, Raphael Tolentino, Stanley Doura-Lamur, Michael Tree, Christopher Psetas and Dr. Eric Wilson  Keiser University’s recent Pinning Ceremony marked the end of educational experiences and the beginning of golf industry careers for several thankful College of Golf graduates. The affair, held at the Keiser University […]

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College of Golf Students Gain Appreciation for Persimmon Woods and Blade Irons

Keiser University College of Golf students recently participated in a scramble golf tournament using persimmon woods and blade irons. Using clubs from the 1960’s and 70’s to play The Palmer Course at PGA National Golf Club, History of Golf class members Ryan Easson, Ian Wrightson, and Jason Fowler emerged victorious with a score of 4-under […]

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Keiser University Students Gain Hands-On Experience at Golf Match and Camp

  Keiser University Bachelor of Science in Sport Management students recently enjoyed the opportunity to volunteer at South Florida’s Tri-County Junior Golf Match and a partnering Junior Golf Foundation of America (JGFA) camp. In addition to assisting with staging and other preparations for the match, group members served as rules officials, driving range attendants, walking scorers, and […]

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Students Work With The Junior Golf Foundation of America

Keiser University Bachelor of Science in Sport Management students recently volunteered to work one of longest running junior events played in South Florida.  This is the 33rd year of the Tri-County Junior Golf Matches, featuring 90 junior golfers from Palm Beach, Broward, and Dade counties.  The Junior Golf Foundation of America (JFGA) , a non-profit junior golf foundation co-founded […]

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You've Got Options When Choosing a Golf Career [Infographic]

Share this Image On Your Site </p> <p><strong>Please include attribution to Keiser University College of Golf & Sport Management with this graphic.</strong></p> <p><a href=’http://collegeofgolf.keiseruniversity.edu/youve-got-options-when-choosing-a-golf-career/’><img src=’http://collegeofgolf.keiseruniversity.edu/youve-got-options-when-choosing-a-golf-career/’ alt=’Golf Career’ width=’493px’ border=’0′ /></a></p> <p> You’re ready to turn your love of golf into a fantastic career, but did you know just how many options you have for careers […]

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What Are the Most Exciting Jobs in the Golf Industry?

    It’s fun to watch your golf heroes win big tournaments on TV, like Henrik Stenson holding off Phil Mickelson this past weekend to win the 145th British Open with a blistering birdie run. While touring golf professional is one of the most exciting jobs in the golf industry, you may not be aware […]

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The Worst Putting Mistakes You Can Make and How To Get Better

John Daly once said he enjoyed the “aahs” from golf fans after he ripped a long drive, but was tired of the “awws” when he failed to drop an easy putt. The funny thing about golf is each of these shots counts the same. The big difference with putting is you will use your putter […]

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Golf Tips: Working on Your Self Talk [Infographic]

Share this Image On Your Site </p><br /> <p><strong>Please include attribution to Keiser University College of Golf & Sport Management with this graphic.</strong></p><br /> <p><a href=’http://collegeofgolf.keiseruniversity.edu/golf-tips-working-on-your-self-talk/’><img src=’http://collegeofgolf.keiseruniversity.edu/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/golf-tips1-512×1024.jpg’ alt=’Golf Tips’ width=’512px’ border=’0′ /></a></p><br /> <p> It can be easy to become overwhelmed when round after round seems to go bad, but attitude can be half the […]

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