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Xanax: Beyond the pharmacy

By: Jack Lester Prescription drug exploration has become constant in today’s culture. Through Google searches and popular culture a working knowledge of how drugs operate– prices, how they’re sold and street names–is easy to obtain. Xannies (Zannies), Bars, Benzos and White boys are all nicknames for Alprazolam–brand name Xanax. Xanax is the …

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News briefs: April 22

By: Naya Clark Credit & Debt When: April 22, 12-1 p.m. Where: Clarkston campus, CN-2240 How: Learn about wise financial choices while in school in order to make better choices after school. Family Federation for World Peace When: April 23, 11:30 a.m. Where: Decatur campus, SF-2100/2101 How: Lunch and learn how …

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Suit and tie

By: Joseph Richardson A look into GPC’s Spring Career Fairs As the month draws to a close, the doors for the GPC Career Fairs will fly open. This is an opportunity for students to see how their specific major can land them a job in various ways. Dunwoody campus held its on …

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Verdict: Not guilty

Racism is dead! By: Maurice Raeford Many people want to believe that racism is dead, but the evidence clearly suggests otherwise. Recently, Ferguson’s former police chief stepped down after the U.S. Department of Justice issued a condemning report that revealed what they saw when going through his department’s emails and records. …

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Stress and students go hand in hand

By: Justin Fredericksen “Stressed” is a word that many students use to express their state of mind. Students live complex and fastidious lives in which every decision has a consequence, good or bad. The quality of one’s life may be hindered due to the buildup of stress. Today’s culture seems to thrive off …

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Locked up and locked down

From left to right: GPC Public Safety Officer Eric Aguiar and Sgt. Carson L. Whatley participated in the operation that took place Thursday afternoon in response to a dangerous situation on Memorial Drive. Photo by Tosin Ogunnoiki.

By: Joseph Richardson Clarkston Campus Lockdown stopped traffic and students for safety, according to GPC Public Safety On Thursday, March 19, GPC’s Clarkston campus was peppered by Public Safety Officers who responded to a local emergency. DeKalb County SWAT, DeKalb County Sheriff ’s Office and the U.S. Marshall’s Office were all …

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News briefs: March 25

By: Naya Clark Dunwoody Open House When: March 26 at 5-7 p.m. Where: Dunwoody campus, NB lobby How: Explore all that GPC has to offer. Campus MovieFest Finale When: March 26 at 8 p.m. Where: Clarkston campus, CF-1100 How: Free. The top 16 films will be showcased, and four films …

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