Tiffany Tuma

Tiffany Tuma
Tiffany Tuma


 

Tiffany Tuma, coordinator of student integrity, has been selected to present at the 99th NASPA Annual Conference, to be held in San Antonio, Texas, in March 2017. Her presentation, "The Color of Success: How First-Generation African-American College Students Overcame Matriculation Obstacles at Predominantly White Institutions," is sponsored by NASPA’s Socioeconomic and Class Issues in Higher Education Knowledge Community. NASPA is a professional organization for student affairs administrators in higher education.

Business majors win second place in competition




 

Class of 2017 business majors Lorena Sanchez-Rubio, Marcelo Clavarino, Ana Bedon and Vanessa Parras earned second place at the second annual Goizueta Business School Hispanic Heritage Month Case Competition, held at Emory University.

GGC wins 2nd place in NCLEX Bowl




 

GGC recently won 2nd Place in the Nursing State Boards Bowl at the Georgia Association of Nursing Students' annual convention. Sixteen GGC nursing students competed against about 300 students from about 20 nursing programs in this competitive quiz. 

Camille Laslie




 

Camille Laslie, ’18, nursing, was recently elected Director of Public Relations for the Georgia Association of Nursing Students.

Dominic Che




 

Dominic Che, ’18, nursing, was recently elected Director of Publications for the Georgia Association of Nursing Students.
 

Sara Smith




 

Sara Smith, ’18, nursing was recently elected Breakthrough to Nursing Director for the Georgia Association of Nursing Students.

Gabrielle Saldana




 

Gabrielle Saldana, ’18, nursing, was recently elected East District Director for the Georgia Association of Nursing Students.

Lauryn Edmondson




 

Lauryn Edmondson, 17, nursing, was recently elected to the Nominations and Elections Committee for the Georgia Association of Nursing Students.

Angelique Noble

​Angelique Noble
​Angelique Noble


 

Angelique Noble, ’16, nursing was recently elected Student Consultant to the Georgia Association of Nursing Students.

Melanie Fluery




 

Melanie Fluery, '17, nursing, recently received the Breakthrough for Nursing Scholarship Award from the Georgia Association of Nursing Students at the organization's annual convention. 

Julia Westbrook




 

Julia Westbrook, '16, nursing, recently received the statewide Member of the Year Award from the Georgia Association of Nursing Students at its annual convention. 

Angela Hurtado

Angela Hurtado
Angela Hurtado


 

Angela Hurtado, '12, psychology, was named this year's Woman of the Year by Wealth Horizon, Inc. at its 11th annual Celebrating Wonderful Women event. This award recognizes Angela for her unwavering dedication to helping Latino students reach their highest educational aspirations through the non-profit, Hispanic Organization Promoting Education (HoPe), of which she is vice president and co-founder. HoPe has established clubs and leadership programs on 33 high school campuses in Georgia and continues to expand.

Dr. Michael Gagnon

Dr. Michael Gagnon
Dr. Michael Gagnon


 

Dr. Michael Gagnon, associate professor of history, recently had a page from his personal website cited by the American Historical Society on a list of Digital History Sources announced in the October 2016 American Historical Review. His page features a collection of links to Hunt's Merchants Magazine, America's foremost business newspaper in the 19th century.

Joanna Borseth-Ortega

Joanna Borseth-Ortega
Joanna Borseth-Ortega


 

Joanna Borseth-Ortega, ’11, recently published her third published book, "Happy NOW!: 53 Ways to Be Happier Today!” The book Happy NOW! offers simple day-to-day actions you can take to be happier on a daily basis. There are small things each and every day that we can do to elevate our happiness to the next level.

GGC Academic Enhancement Center




 

The GGC Academic Enhancement Center won a Chancellor’s Service Excellence Student Improvement Initiative Team Award for its innovative program, TIC-TAC-TOE: Tutors in Classrooms, Tutors Around Campus and Tutors Online Everywhere. 

Dr. Rebecca Eaker

Dr. Rebecca Eaker
Dr. Rebecca Eaker


 

Dr. Rebecca Eaker, assistant professor of psychology, won the 2016 Outstanding Dissertation Award from the Association for Counselor Education and Supervision, part of the American Counseling Association. 

Dr. David J. Knight, Sr.

Dr. David J. Knight, Sr.
Dr. David J. Knight, Sr.


 

Information technology instructor, Dr. David J. Knight Sr., recently received a President's Lifetime Achievement Award – Volunteer Service.

Anna Boynton

Anna Boynton
Anna Boynton


 

Anna Boynton, professional tutor, Academic Enhancement Center, was a fall 2016 GGC Top Claw award recipient. 

​Dr. Kairui Chen

​Dr. Kairui Chen
​Dr. Kairui Chen


 

Dr. Kairui Chen, associate professor of information technology, was a fall 2016 GGC Top Claw award recipient. 

​Dr. Nannette Napier

​Dr. Nannette Napier
​Dr. Nannette Napier


 

Dr. Nannette Napier, associate professor of management information systems and decision sciences, and interim assistant dean of the School of Science and Technology, was a fall 2016 GGC Top Claw award recipient. 

​Lisa Shaffer

​Lisa Shaffer
​Lisa Shaffer


 

Lisa Shaffer, administrative assistant III, School of Science and Technology, was a fall 2016 GGC Top Claw award recipient. 

​Dr. Adrian Heinz

​Dr. Adrian Heinz
​Dr. Adrian Heinz


 

Dr. Adrian Heinz, associate professor of information technology, was a fall 2016 GGC Top Claw award recipient. 

​Dr. Stacy Rusnak

​Dr. Stacy Rusnak
​Dr. Stacy Rusnak


 

Dr. Stacy Rusnak, associate professor of film, was a fall 2016 GGC Top Claw award recipient. 

Kristal Lewis

Kristal Lewis
Kristal Lewis


 

Kristal Lewis, administrative assistant III, Office of Testing Services, was a fall 2016 GGC Top Claw award recipient. 

Dr. Marie Firestone receives Top Claw award

Dr. Marie Firestone
Dr. Marie Firestone


 

Dr. Marie Firestone, associate director, Office of Research and Sponsored Programs, was a fall 2016 GGC Top Claw award recipient. 

Dr. Timothy Tolbert

Dr. Timothy Tolbert
Dr. Timothy Tolbert


 

Dr. Timothy Tolbert, assistant professor of exercise science, was a fall 2016 GGC Top Claw award recipient. 

​Emmanuel Essandoh

​Emmanuel Essandoh
​Emmanuel Essandoh


 

Emmanuel Essandoh, campus safety/security officer, Office of Public Safety, was a fall 2016 GGC Top Claw award recipient.