Academic Groups

American Criminal Justice Association- FC

The American Criminal Justice Association’s Alpha Delta Chapter is open to students employed, enrolled or taking courses in criminal justice, human services, or other related studies. The organization provides the following benefits: opportunities for scholarships, a national and local network of professionals, employment opportunities, opportunity for scholastic honors and professional recognition.

 

English Majors Association – FC

The English Majors Association goals is to offer academic and career advice and mentoring, as well as cultural and social outings and events of interest to English majors.

 

Highlands Association of Nursing Students (HANS)- HH

HANS is comprised of students majoring in nursing at Georgia Highlands College. This organization encourages socialization to the profession of nursing and leadership development. Membership allows a student to have a voice in the state and national student organization as well as linkage with nursing students all over the United States. HANS is highly involved in community service projects and some fund-raising activities.

 

Human Services Club – FC

The Human Services Club is open to all students at Georgia Highlands College who are interested in serving the community with compassion, understanding and a quest for knowledge.

 

Math & Science Club – CS, DS

The Math & Science Club’s purpose is to increase student involvement focusing on math and science related majors, careers, and interests.

 

Political Science Club – FC

Provides a forum for students interested in discussing subjects of politics and community affairs, a means of exploring local and state government functions of interest, airing pertinent political films, having debates, and involving GHC students in elections generally. This group is not directly affiliated with any specific political party, but will rather be open for and inclusive of all political ideologies.

 

The Political Club – MS

Provides a forum for students interested in discussing subjects of politics and community affairs, a means of exploring local and state government functions of interest, airing pertinent political films, having debates, and involving GHC students in elections generally. This group is not directly affiliated with any specific political party, but will rather be open for and inclusive of all political ideologies.

 

The Post-Raphaelites Art Club – FC

The purpose of the Post-Raphaelites is to gather art majors, as well as other art enthusiasts, to discuss, critique, and support our original works and those that inspire us.

 

Psychology Club – CS

The Psychology Club provides a common meeting ground for the free exchange of ideas among students, faculty, and guest lecturers, and inspires students to explore psychological principles in the modern field of psychology and related vocations.  This club is open to all major and non-major psychology students who have a general interest in psychology.

 

Student American Dental Hygienist’s Association (SADHA) – HH

SADHA is comprised of students in the dental hygiene program at GHC.  This organization strives to promote and sustain the art and science of dental hygiene and to represent and safeguard the common interest of the members of the dental hygiene profession.  It also works to contribute to the improvement of the oral health of the public, and is involved in community service projects and some philanthropic activities.

 

Student Professional Association of Georgia Educators (SPAGE) – FC

The Georgia Highlands College chapter of SPAGE is open to students interested in or majoring in education. The organization enables students to interact with a statewide network of professional educators in order to learn about various development experiences, career opportunities and preparatory programs offered in the field of education in the state of Georgia.