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GGC students earn Certification in Biochemistry

 

Because the GGC's biology degree program's biochemistry concentration is accredited by the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, students in that concentration are eligible to take the organization's national certification exam. This year, 40 percent of students nationally earned Certification in Biochemistry and 16 percent earned their with Distinction. GGC degree-seeking students earning certification are:

Certified

  • Ahmad Chaudhary, '21
  • Kelly Kencade-Pichon, '20
  • Jacob Miller, '20
  • Rider Nina Rider, '20
  • Courtney Walters, '20

Certified with Distinction

  • Giselle Lopez Fernandez, '20
  • Monica Macias Esparza, '20
  • Mohammad Salman, post-baccalaureate

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Dr. Beth Mauldin wins grant to develop low- or no-cost instructional materials for French courses

woman wearing tan jacket smiling at camera Dr. Beth Mauldin

 

Dr. Beth Mauldin, associate professor of French, won a $4,800 grant to develop low- or no-cost instructional materials for French courses. The funding is provided by the University System of Georgia Board of Regents' Affordable Learning Georgia Textbook Transformation Grant program.

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Dr. Todd Lindley wins grant to develop low- or no-cost instructional materials for introductory geography courses

man wearing tan and black shirt smiling at camera Dr. Todd Lindley

 

Dr. Todd Lindley, associate professor of geography, won a $4,800 grant to develop low- or no-cost instructional materials for introductory geography courses. The funding is provided by the University System of Georgia Board of Regents' Affordable Learning Georgia Textbook Transformation Grant program.

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Dr. Joycelyn Streator wins grant to develop low- or no-cost instructional materials for a digital media course

GGC logo Dr. Joycelyn Streator

 

Dr. Joycelyn Streator, associate professor of information technology, won a $2,800 grant to develop low- or no-cost instructional materials for a digital media course. The funding is provided by the University System of Georgia Board of Regents' Affordable Learning Georgia Textbook Transformation Grant program.

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Dr. Shuting Xu wins grant to develop low- or no-cost instructional materials for a web technologies course

woman with striped shirt smiling at camera Dr. Shuting Xu

 

Dr. Shuting Xu, associate professor of IT, won a $4,800 grant to develop low- or no-cost instructional materials for a web technologies course. The funding is provided by the University System of Georgia Board of Regents' Affordable Learning Georgia Textbook Transformation Grant program.

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Dr. Hyesung Park wins grant to develop low- or no-cost instructional materials for a Java programming course

woman wearing burgundy blouse smiling at camera Dr. Hyesung Park

 

Dr. Hyesung Park, assistant professor of information technology, won a $30,000 grant to develop low- or no-cost instructional materials for a Java programming course. The funding is provided by the University System of Georgia Board of Regents' Affordable Learning Georgia Textbook Transformation Grant program. The project will save GGC students about $87,350.

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Dr. Skanda Vivek wins grant to develop low- or no-cost instructional materials for several mathematics courses

man wearing glasses and purple shirt smiling at camera Dr. Skanda Vivek

 

Dr. Skanda Vivek, assistant professor of physics, won a $10,800 grant to develop low- or no-cost instructional materials for several mathematics courses. The funding is provided by the University System of Georgia Board of Regents' Affordable Learning Georgia Textbook Transformation Grant program. The project will save GGC students more than $59,000.

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Dr. Cengiz Gunay wins grant to develop low- or no-cost instructional materials for a software development course

man wearing white shirt smiling at camera Dr. Cengiz Gunay

 

Dr. Cengiz Gunay, assistant professor of information technology, won a $10,800 grant to develop low- or no-cost instructional materials for a software development course. The funding is provided by the University System of Georgia Board of Regents' Affordable Learning Georgia Textbook Transformation Grant program. The project will save GGC students more than $20,000. 

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Dr. Shuhua Lai wins grant to develop low- or no-cost instructional materials for a web development course

man wearing glasses and green shirt smiling at camera Dr. Shuhua Lai

 

Dr. Shuhua Lai, professor of information technology, won a $10,800 grant to develop low- or no-cost instructional materials for a web development course. The funding is provided by the University System of Georgia Board of Regents' Affordable Learning Georgia Textbook Transformation Grant program. The project will save GGC students more than $18,000.  

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Dr. Shoshana Katzman wins grant to develop low- or no-cost instructional materials for a cell biology course

woman wearing white blouse and black jacket smiling at camera Dr. Shoshana Katzman

 

Dr. Shoshana Katzman, assistant professor of biology, won a $25,800 grant to develop low- or no-cost instructional materials for a cell biology course. The funding is provided by the University System of Georgia Board of Regents' Affordable Learning Georgia Textbook Transformation Grant program. The project will save GGC students more than $47,000.

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