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Sailesh hypnotizes Decatur

‘World’s Best Hypnotist’ performs at Decatur campus, leaves students mesmerized By Breanna Wimbey – Life Editor On April 13, Sailesh “The World’s Best Hypnotist” performed a show in the student center where he successfully hypnotized five students. 14 people volunteered to be hypnotized; Sailesh informed the volunteers the average student …

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Botanical Garden draws national praise

George Sanko honored by Garden Club of America By Antonio Garay – News Editor CEO of the Botanical Garden, George Sanko, was honored with the “Award of Excellence” by the Garden Club of America for the Botanical Garden. George Sanko created the Botanical Garden back in 1990, when GPC was …

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Decatur Kung Fu fighting

By Breanna Wimbey – Life Editor “Martial Arts isn’t something you use it’s something you live and experience, so in that regard it’s with me always,” Martial Arts in-structor Keith O’Neal said. “I have much to learn but I am honored to be a teacher of the arts and pass …

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Favorite: the impact of photos

By Breanna Wimby – Campus Life Editor As a former employee of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Louie Favorite knows about the changing traditions of Photojournalism. There is no longer a need for film to be used to take pictures or labor for hours to develop a roll of film. Though dark …

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Volunteer for a hand in need

By Antonio Garay – Campus News Editor A group of 15 students traveled to Greenville, S.C. to volunteer for Hands on Greenville during spring break. The program is a part of United Way of Greenville County, which recruits volunteers to help the community by contributing to projects like repairing recreational …

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Seeing a green future

By Antonio Garay – Campus News Editor Innovative ideas like expanding the bicentennial garden, adding more recycling bins, and incorporating more solar power lights were all discussed at the Sustainable Living/Environment Studies meeting. Notable guests at the open forum were GPC President Dr. Anthony Tricoli, Interim Dean Alan Jackson and …

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Decatur – Budget Break Down

By Adam Waldorf, Randy Schafer, William Pauldo, Joji Castillo and Victoria Healy – Collegian Staff Biggest Winners Health Wellness Recreation (+ $5004) Community Service (+ $4065) Publicity (+ $3400) Biggest Losers SGA Admin (- $17,301.66) GE (- $14000) Student Life Programs (- $5760) Funds allocated to SGA and JAG related …

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Fast food for fast service

By Antonio Garay – Campus News Editor Since the beginning of the Spring semester, the Decatur Campuscafé has incorporated a new approach to serving food.  From a 2010 disaster of long lines, staff bickering over assigning orders, the 2011 café is now serving food on the go, rather than freshly cooked …

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Ants take over Decatur

By Antonio Garay – Campus News Editor     The ant infestation is a common complaint for students taking classes in the SB-building. On every floor and classroom, the ants are an unavoidable pest for many.  “Students complain about the ants pretty often, however, the campus was built on red dirt,” campus …

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