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One of the best kept secrets at Georgia Highlands College is the amount of amazing stories surrounding the lives of those at GHC—and how truly interconnected they all are. This has led to a growing number of stories from students, alumni, faculty, staff, community partners, donors, and many more, who all wish to express just how much GHC has made a difference in their lives.

Abel Cruz chose to start his nursing career path at GHC. Find his story and more at Testimonials

What's Happening at Georgia Highlands College
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    Six Mile Post Year in Review: GHC student newspaper celebrates a winning year

    Georgia Highlands College’s student-run newspaper the Six Mile Post has been quite comfortable going head-to-head against larger schools in the state, bringing home several awards this past year, including first place in General Excellence and first place for Online Newspaper. The student paper started competing against four-year colleges for the first time in 2015. But […]

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    Advancement team brings home several national Collegiate Advertising Awards

    Georgia Highlands College was named among the top in the nation in the 2016 Collegiate Advertising Awards program. The Collegiate Advertising Awards (CAA) is an elite program recognizing higher education organizations for excellence in communications, marketing, advertising and promotions of their schools. The 2016 CAA program had more than 900 entries from the United States […]

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    Three-time state martial arts champion uses skills to conquer college

    Georgia Highlands College student Rena Couzzart has a few extra skills to help her navigate her college courses. She holds a black belt in two Korean martial arts: Taekwondo and Hapkido. Rena says the journey to completing anything in life, including college, is fueled by dedication and passion. “Getting a black belt is all about […]

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