2016 Holiday Gathering: a serious note about serious fun!

Please consider the event format changes for this transitional year and plan to attend a holiday gathering for faculty and staff. Employees are encouraged to invite a guest – be it spouse, partner, or friend – and spend some very deserved time relaxing and visiting with our president, first lady, and coworkers. There we will […]

HR Spotlight – Timekeeping/Overtime

Georgia Highlands College observes a standard workweek of forty (40) hours and abides by the provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA). As noted on page 29 of the Employee Handbook, Provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act require that employee’s in nonexempt status record and report the hours worked per pay period. The […]

Managing @ GHC Module III

December 9th             8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.                     Rome (Rome/Paulding/Heritage Hall) 10:30 a.m. – Noon                          Cartersville (Cartersville/Marietta/Douglasville) Managing @GHC Module III – Performance Related Actions and Documentation At the close of the session manager will be able to: Discuss foundational, critical and aspirational topics which are management related List the suggested […]

8 Ways to Elevate Your Smile

Get the most from your Delta Dental PPO Plan. Take advantage of your dental benefits! For more information about your USG Delta Dental plan: http://www.usg.edu/hr/benefits/2016_benefits/dental ppo-8-ways-to-elevate-smile keep-your-smile-connected A healthy smile is for the whole family! Educate your kids about good oral hygiene with games and stories at mysmilekids.com.

GHC Players present a holiday murder mystery dinner theater!

The GHC Players Present… “Murder Under the Mistletoe” A Medieval Mystery Dinner Show Friday December 16, at 6:00pm Heritage Hall, Center Stage Rome, GA. Tickets will be sold Wednesday & Thursday this week in Cartersville (by the library stairs) and in Rome (student center) 11am-2pm CASH ONLY. Adults- $20, Students/Faculty- $15 *Tickets include admission to […]

3 on 3 Basketball Intramural

Come out and get your free T-Shirt.  Last chance to get your free GHC Intramural T-Shirt and compete in 3 on 3 basketball.  Wednesday Nov. 30th at 1:15pm is the last day of intramural basketball for the semester.  Don’t miss out!!!  See you tomorrow at 1:15pm in gym.

2017 Retirement Plan Limits

The IRS recently announced the 2017 retirement plan limits for the upcoming year.  Please note the highlights are as follows: The 415 contribution limit for defined contribution plans increased from $53,000 to $54,000 The Maximum Annual Salary limitation for determining benefits increased from $265,000 to $270,000 The 403(b) & 457(b) Elective deferrals and the age […]