Who Am I? #3

I have four children all in some aspects of the medical profession.(3 began their college educations here at Georgia Highlands) Designed the plans for the Alabama Queen on Lake Weiss and worked in engineering for the State Highway Department designing the expansion of Camp Creek Parkway. I once played Uncle Henry in the stage play […]

Path2College 529 Savings Plan

Path2College 529 Savings Plan is available to all employees at all USG Institutions.  It allows employees the ability to save for qualified higher education expenses.  It is offered by the State of Georgia and TIAA-CREF serves as the plan manager.   Contributions can be made after-tax through payroll deduction or automatic draft from a checking or […]

Social Security and Your Retirement

This educational seminar will cover: How Social Security benefits impact retirement Strategies to maximize your benefits Converting your retirement savings into income that meets your retirement needs Presenters: Mike Zarem – TRS Stephen Mink – Valic Damon Wilson – Valic Session is Friday, September 11, 2015 from 10-11:30 AM on the Cartersville Campus. Refreshments Provided. […]

Saving for Retirement

One of the most valuable employee benefits offered by the University System of Georgia is the option to save in a retirement plan that helps reduce your current taxes. A 403 (b) plan is a tax deferred retirement plan available to employees of public educational institutions and certain nonprofit organizations. Participating in a 403 (b) […]

Who Am I? Participant #1

You may see me standing on the side of the road with a bucket in my hand and a fez on my head taking up money for burn/ crippled children I’m the only person ever to work for GHC or Floyd College with this type of license I will retire from the college at 48 […]

Who Am I? Participant #2

Ran my own company for ten years in the 80’s and 90’s As a child, I had a posters of Joe Torre and Hank Aaron (in their prime) on my wall I have been an Alabama football fan for over 50 years My favorite vacation place is Panama City Beach I rarely miss an episode […]

Who Am I? – We Are GHC!

As a part of the “We are GHC” theme during Fall In-Service, we conducted  “Who Am I?” trivia. It was a wonderful opportunity to learn a little about our co-workers and put a name with a face. I am sharing the clues and their participants’ photos so those that were not able to attend can […]

USG eclips August 24, 2015

USG Institutions: www.chronicle.augusta.com Insurance cut threatens UGA grad students http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-08-24/insurance-cut-threatens-uga-grad-students By Lee Shearer Morris News Service ATHENS, Ga. — University of Georgia graduate students are waiting to see whether the university will continue to help them pay for health insurance that is mandatory for many graduate students. Some universities recently have dropped the help in […]