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Decatur Leadership Development Program

By Celeste Garcia Aaron Wright Jr. conducted the Decatur Leadership Development Program(DLDP)  Feb. 26, from 1-2 p.m at GPC with the intent of developing interviewing skills and improving business etiquette. The program is sponsored by Student Activity fees. Johnny P. Tooson, advisor of the Student Life contracted Wright for the …

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Women’s Issues Get Big Attention at Georgia Perimeter College Conference


Author: By Special to The Collegian A doll creator, boxing enthusiast and singer-songwriter are among highlights for the 2014 Georgia Women’s Conference March 21-22 at Georgia Perimeter College’s Clarkston Campus, 555 North Indian Creek Drive, Clarkston. The event, sponsored by the college’s Diversity Alliance, focuses on “The Female Perspective in …

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How Much is Too Much

By Justin Beaudrot Increasing the federal minimum wage has been an ongoing argument in the news and politics, but most of what you hear in the news is what the “left” says or what the “right” says. According to Diffen.com, “Democrats favor an increase in the minimum wage to help …

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A Look Inside GPC’S Phi Theta Kappa Chapters

By Kimberly Hung One of the many benefits of maintaining a high grade point average at Georgia Perimeter College is the opportunity to participate in the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society. Phi Theta Kappa (PTK)  is an international academic honor society for students in two-year institutions. “The Society exists to …

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The Impact of Campus Closings

By Joy Bratcher Last week, snow and ice swept across parts of Georgia once again causing Georgia Perimeter College to shut down for four days leaving students, faculty and staff to wonder if more school days will be added to the calendar.  It is the second time this semester that …

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GPC Instructor Creates Online Only FILM Class

By Special to The Collegian The new FILM 2900 Online class designed by Instructor Thomas Anderson adds the Film Program to the long list of programs at GPC that students can now complete fully online. Anderson was previously an entrepreneur who, after operating a media equipment business and a video …

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Behind the Numbers at GPC

By Sri Rajasekaran When it comes to diversity in its student body, GPC stands out among other University System of Georgia institutions. Compared with the statistics of Georgia Institute of Technology and University of Georgia, GPC is overall up to ~12 percent more diverse. The USG’s Semester Enrollment Report for …

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