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GHC business competition draws creativity and strategy from students

Some of Georgia Highlands College’s best and brightest students have worked together to propose products and ideas to help make the world a better place. In the vein of the popular television series “Shark Tank,” GHC launched the Charger Innovation Challenge (CIC) this spring, with a virtual competition being held in late April. “The Charger […]

GHC student’s love for music leads to unique final project

Georgia Highlands College student Josie Maddux, of Trion, pulled a leaf from her family tree in a creative approach to the final project of her Latino Literature class while wrapping up the semester remotely this spring. The daughter of country music singer/songwriter Derry Maddux, from the country music duo Buck and Duke, Maddux teamed up […]

GHC continues STEMFIT “math boot camp” virtually this summer

Following two successful years, Georgia Highlands College will again offer the STEMFIT “math boot camp” this summer, except this time in a virtual format. The aim of the camp is to help incoming high school dual enrollment students or college freshmen start at a collegiate mathematic level of precalculus or higher. “Over the past two […]

GHC puts students first in switch to remote courses

The classroom is empty. The chairs, tables, desks, and white board are empty. The professor’s podium is vacant. No one has shown up on campus. But Julie Kozee’s English course at Georgia Highlands College has started right on time. The assistant professor of English is sitting at home. Her computer thrums to life, lighting her […]

GHC resumes spring semester with remote delivery this week, summer courses also to be converted to remote delivery

Georgia Highlands College students resumed courses remotely this week after a two-week suspension of classes that started on March 16. All GHC students continued courses remotely on Monday, March 30, and will continue this way for the remainder of the semester. Additionally, GHC and the University System of Georgia’s 26 institutions will continue to deliver […]

Updated Campus Messages

Important updates and messages to the GHC Community as we work to keep you informed and we continue to diligently address challenges surrounding COVID-19 together

GHC student chosen as Board of Regents Academic Day representative

Georgia Highlands College student Haydn Turner has a perfect 4.0 GPA, and recently, she was chosen to represent GHC at the Board of Regents Academic Day in Atlanta. The Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia (USG) honored 26 students total who best represent the system’s highest scholastic ideals during Academic Recognition Day […]