State of the Union 2015

Obama’s plan for getting America back on its feet By Maurice Raeford On Jan. 20, President Barack Obama gave his sixth annual State of the Union address. During this speech on things such as the economy, higher education, technology and the military. He began the speech by explaining that the …

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News Briefs

By: Naya Clark “Flora, Fauna, and Frontier” When: Jan. 28 at 1 p.m. Where: Performance Studio, Clarkston campus. How: Neither tickets nor registration is required. For more information, call (678) 891-3572 GPC Spring 2015 Concert Voting When: Until Jan. 29 at 5 p.m. How: Only current students can vote and …

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Who’s up for MVP?

Mentor a veteran today By: Rangadevi Chakraborty During the past four years, GPC’s Military Outreach Center has been named in magazines such as “G.I. Jobs” and “Victory Media,” giving GPC a reputation of being a military-friendly school. GPC provides various services to veterans free of charge, and a relatively new …

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Our Journeys

"Don’t stress yourself," Thakuri advises. "Have faith, and never be afraid thinking about your future. There is always a way; you just need to be dedicated, focused and determined."

Full-time student and mother will graduate By: Alem Giorgis One of GPC’s most impressive aspects is the sheer diversity among its student body. The college’s massive student population of more than 21,000 students consists of non-traditional students, single parents, career changers, veterans, and international students. One such student is Deepa …

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Killing Earth with your carbon footprint

By: Ruth Green According to green-living websites, ecomii.com and zerowasteamerica.com, carbon footprinting is an estimate of how much carbon dioxide is produced to support our lifestyles. The national average for someone in the US is 7.5 tons per year. From what I know about carbon footprinting, it would be virtually …

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Sports Briefs

By: Tosin Ogunnoiki WOMEN’S BASKETBALL The Lady Jags started the season on a hard note winning four of their first eleven games, bringing their record to (7-10) for the season and (3-2) in GCAA conference play. During the holiday break, the team struggled with losses to Central Georgia Technical College …

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