A program piloted by the GGC School of Transitional Studies was so successful that it is now used at other University System of Georgia institutions. The program tested the effectiveness of enrolling students in Student Success pre-college courses while simultaneously enrolling them in college-level courses in the same subject. The Student Success courses provided extra support and instruction that corresponded… Read more →
Georgia Gwinnett College’s momentum continues–from a new college president to championship athletics–our focus remains on a progressive approach to Higher Education. Check out a few of GGC’s recent and exciting milestones and distinctions.
There is a concept at Georgia Gwinnett known as “GGC time,” which refers to the rapid manner in which the college conducts business and achieves planned milestones. Grizzly Athletics has taken “GGC time” to a new level, bringing home conference/unaffiliated titles and national championships in only its first year of postseason eligibility. First, the men’s soccer team won the college’s… Read more →
If you are not familiar with Chase Hodges, it is only because college tennis does not garner the attention of college football or basketball. It is a quieter sport, without the big stadiums, huge crowds, prime-time television coverage and celebrity-like status of its coaches. And in an equally quiet manner, Hodges has accomplished something that may forever remain matchless in… Read more →
When Charlene Harland lost her shoe as she walked across the stage at GGC’s 2014 spring commencement, she calmly pressed on as if nothing had happened, receiving her diploma and posing for a photo with guest speaker Karyn Greer of the 11Alive Morning News. Suddenly, Harland was surprised to see that Dr. Stanley “Stas” Preczewski had retrieved her shoe, and… Read more →
Notables includes achievements, honors and other distinctions earned by Georgia Gwinnett College and the members of its extended community. This includes faculty, staff, administration, students and close associates of the college. Notables features recognitions spanning academics and scholarship, leadership positions, community service and involvement, individual achievements and other news of significance. Members of the GGC community may submit items from… Read more →