USG E-clips for January 29, 2021

University System News: Atlanta Business Chronicle Area’s 25 Largest Colleges and Universities Ranked by Enrollment 1.Georgia State University, 52,471; 2. Kennesaw State University, 41,000; 3. Georgia Institute of Technology, 39,772, 4. The University of Georgia, 38,920, 5. University of North Georgia, 20,077; 7. University of West Georgia, 13,370; 8. Georgia Gwinnett College, 11,627; 12. Clayton […]

Next Week in Wellness

Be sure to mark your calendars for next week’s exciting Wellness events: Date Time Sponsor Activity Wednesday, 2/3 11:30 am KEPRO Switching Off-Preventing Digital Burnout Thursday, 2/4 12:00 pm Fidelity Take the First Step to Investing View the full calendar of upcoming USG Well-being events by visiting  Don’t forget to track your well-being journey. […]

New 24/7 hotline among well-being student support programs now provided at GHC

Thanks to a new initiative by the University System of Georgia (USG), students at Georgia Highlands College (GHC) now have access to additional mental health support services. The USG launched a comprehensive plan to significantly expand student mental health services during the COVID-19 pandemic back in November after Governor Kemp announced Georgia will allocate $11.5 […]

USG e-clips for January 28, 2021

University System News: The Atlanta Journal-Constitution UPDATE: Georgia Gwinnett College issues all-clear after nearby fatal shooting By Chelsea Prince UPDATE [11:30 A.M.]: Georgia Gwinnett College has issued an all-clear after a deadly shooting near its Lawrenceville campus prompted a manhunt and a lockdown Thursday morning. Students and faculty were cleared to resume normal operations at […]


AIG can help you with investing in your future! This is available to part-time and full-time employees. You can now meet with Stephen Mink with AIG in the convenience of your own home or office using WebEx! Stephen Mink will be conducting employee sessions for GHC employees via WebEx February 17, 2021 to review and set up retirement […]

DPH Covid Vaccination Sites

The Georgia Department of Public Health is currently administering COVID-19 vaccine in Phase 1a+ which includes: Healthcare workers (physicians, nurses, laboratory technicians, EMS personnel, environmental services, etc.) Residents and staff of long-term care facilities Adults aged 65+ and their caregivers Law enforcement, firefighters, first responders Find a location near you by using DPH’s Vaccine Locator. […]

USG e-clips for January 25, 2021

University System News: The George-Anne Students enjoy the rise of in-person classes Eden Hodges, Managing Editor Despite a rise in COVID-19 cases across the state in the wake of colder months, Georgia Southern students don’t seem to mind the increased foot-traffic on campus as more classes begin to meet face-to-face this semester. “I feel like […]

USG e-clips for January 26, 2021

University System News: Athens Banner-Herald University System of Georgia Board of Regents announces national search for new chancellor Dave Williams Capitol Beat News Service The University System of Georgia will conduct a national search for a successor to retiring Chancellor Steve Wrigley, the system announced Monday. Seven members of the system’s Board of Regents will […]

USG e-clips for January 27, 2021

University System News: WJBF Augusta University streamlines sign up process to get more people vaccinated by: Katherine Wideman The web sign up process puts the information gathering on the plate of the patient including appointment generation for the first and second dose of vaccine. Vaccines in the Peach State are still being limited to healthcare […]