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Division of Mathematics Awards

Mathematics Award 2012 – 2013

Dr. Steve Benzel presents mathematics award to John Germany

John Germany was the recipient of the mathematics award presented at the honors assembly on April 4, 2013.  The award was presented by Dr. Steve Benzel, Assistant Professor of Mathematics and Computer Science.

John was born in Chicago but grew up in Georgia.  He attended Kennesaw Mountain High School.  John attended classes at four of the Georgia Highlands College locations–Cartersville, Floyd, Marietta, and Paulding. 

A military veteran of seven years, John has done two tours of duty in Iraq.  As a member of the 82nd Airborne, he jumped from airplanes 32 times! 

While a student at GHC, John had the opportunity to impress many members of the division of mathematics.  In addition to taking seven mathematics courses, John also completed the two computer science classes.  John plans to continue his work towards a Bachelor’s degree in computer science.