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Georgia Highlands College

Nursing students help give COVID vaccines

Through a coordinated effort with local healthcare facilities, students in the Georgia Highlands College nursing program are using their skills at local vaccine clinics to help administer the COVID-19 vaccine.

GHC partnered with the Georgia Department of Public Health in the Northwest Health District and with WellStar Health System to aid vaccine clinics throughout Northwest Georgia and Metro Atlanta.

University of Georgia
Grad student combines athletics and mental health

Feb. 2, 2021 — B.J. Armstead likes to say that he was born into social work. Inspired by his mother’s counseling and therapy practice, Armstead is now finishing up the Master of Social Work program at the University of Georgia.

University of West Georgia
UWG opens student-centric Momentum Center

Jan. 29, 2021 — The University of West Georgia has formally opened a space designed to put the wind at students’ backs and respond to any question or need they may have.

University of North Georgia
Junior designs app for Chattahoochee Riverkeeper

Jan. 27, 2021 — During the fall 2020 semester, UNG student Catlin “Cat” Corrales developed and designed an app for Chattahoochee Riverkeeper’s Neighborhood Water Watch program.