Primary updates to share this week include 1) faculty confirmations & parking; 2) shoes & attire; and 3) campus access. Attending full-time faculty have been emailed RSVP confirmations and parking passes for their commencement ceremony (re: email from President’s Office dated 04/29/21). This email details the designated campus entrance, locations for parking and faculty robing, […]

USG e-clips for April 27, 2021

University System News: The Red & Black UGA freshmen give advice for incoming freshmen Martina Essert | Contributor As National Decision Day approaches, high school seniors are finalizing their college plans. On May 1, these students will commit to their home for the next four years — and the University of Georgia could be that […]

USG e-clips for April 28, 2021

University System News: Athens Banner-Herald UGA 2021 spring commencement to take place over multiple days Stephanie Allen University of Georgia graduates will get a spring commencement ceremony — but with COVID-19 modifications. UGA President Jere W. Morehead announced Friday that the university will have not one, but four ceremonies for the spring 2021 graduates — […]

USG e-clips for April 29, 2021

University System News: Northwest Georgia News Dana Nichols to serve as interim president at GHC From staff reports Georgia Highlands College’s chief academic officer and provost, Dana Nichols, has been named to serve as the college’s interim president, effective July 7. She will succeed President Don Green, who has accepted a position as president of […]

USG Employee Assistance Program

USG Employee Assistance Program The University System of Georgia partners with KEPRO to provide employees and their household family members with a comprehensive Employee Assistance Program (EAP). Services are confidential at no cost. Your company code is: USGcares 1-844-243-4440; Available 24/7; 365 days a year Counseling and Well-being Up to 4 sessions, per counseling issue Telephonic […]

Biweekly Payroll Reminder

Good Morning, Timesheet Approval for All Biweekly Employees  Biweekly Employees: Please enter all time worked and all Absence Request for the April 18 – May 01, 2021 pay period by 4:00pm, Thursday, April 29th. Employees no longer need to approve their own timesheet, however, employees will not be paid for any time or absences that […]

Spots still open for GHC Student Vaccine Event this Friday!

Many spots are still available for the upcoming GHC Student Vaccine Event this Friday (April 30) on the Cartersville site. Help us reach as many students who want to take part as possible. All they must do is complete this pharmacy form as soon as possible: https://form.jotform.com/211084515092146    If students do not complete the pharmacy form, they […]


CONSIDERING RETIREMENT? If you are considering retirement in the near future, please schedule an appointment with Human Resources. We want you to have all the information you need to make a decision that will best fit your needs. Benefits Continuation into Retirement policy If you are considering retirement, you will want to include your healthcare […]

USG e-clips for April 26, 2021

University System News: Savannah Business Journal Savannah State University Honors 50-Year Tradition in Recognition of NROTC Students Staff Report Savannah State University’s Department of Naval Science recently held Spring Review, an annual Naval Reserve Officers Training Corps (NROTC) event to recognize and honor midshipmen for their outstanding performance during the academic school year. Officer candidates […]

CETL: 21 Ways to Structure an Online Discussion

Five-Part Series: 21 Ways to Structure an Online Discussion “What can we do to structure online discussions to ensure that every learner has something unique to say so they form a more supportive community, and how can we give learners options in how they participate?” Five Online Discussion Ideas to Apply Learning Four Online Discussion […]