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  • Discussion Forums: What Are They Really All About? February 9, 2016
    The most common assignments students find in online coursesare the discussion forums.  The same is true at Georgia Military College’s Online Campus.  In most of the courses we offer, there are two discussion forum assignments per week.  The courses that carry 3 quarter hours usually include just one per week.  It is not uncommon to […]
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  • Why Study Psychology? February 8, 2016
    Psychology is a valuable degree for many working professionals across fields, because it expands one’s knowledge of how people interact with one another. It is also a degree program that promotes the use of thinking critically about human behavior, cognition and learning, and the development and pursuit of social responsibility. This can be especially insightful […]
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  • Weekly Wrap Up- February 5th February 5, 2016
    Welcome to February 2016, where we will celebrate Groundhog's Day, Super Bowl 50, Valentine’s Day, and President’s Day (Happy Birthday George Washington!).Today, February 5th, 2016, is the day that the new student email addresses will start going into effect. Students should now begin using “@bulldog.gmc.edu,” rather than, “@student.gmc.cc.ga.us” (easier to remember, am I right?). Nothing […]
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  • Thursday Thoughts February 4, 2016
    Have you ever pondered on life and all the events which occur throughout your "life journey"? If so, you're not alone. It's human nature to contemplate your decisions, situations, next steps, etc..For me personally it's about staying motivated, keeping my eye on the short or long term goal before me.. So how do you do this? It's […]
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  • What is Your Learning Style? February 3, 2016
    Often, when discussing the subject of learning,  we tend to think about the level of intelligence a person possesses. While this is true, it also depends on how well we understand our learning style and how well we implement our style of learning into the classroom and our study habits. There are three different learning styles: […]
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  • Metacognition and How It Can Help You As You Tackle Your Courses February 2, 2016
    Ever so often, Georgia Military College embraces a new plan of action focused on improving the quality of education and the learning process for its students. We call these plans Quality Enhancement Plans. Our last one focused primarily on how we can improve our Learning Support Service programs (LSS Math, Reading, and English). This cycle, […]
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  • Weekly Wrap Up- January 29th January 29, 2016
    Did you know that Christmas was just over a month ago? To me, for some reason, it feels like so much longer. I think after the excitement of the holidays, time has slowed down. However, we still have a few things to look forward to...Super Bowl Sunday is just around the corner, taking place on […]
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  • Technology Thursday: Why You Should Be Using StudyBlue for Ready-Made Study Material January 28, 2016
    In college you learn quickly that time is of the essence, and the more tools you have in your corner to help you, the better right? Especially being an online student. There are so many resources out there that can help you through your journey as an online learner.So what is StudyBlue? It is a massive […]
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  • Why should I go back to school? January 27, 2016
    Are you considering returning to college? Perhaps you started a college degree many years ago, but (as it so often does) life got in the way? Or maybe you are considering starting college for the first time, but you work full time or just don't have time to attend a college campus?GMC Online is a […]
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  • Kennesaw State and GMC sign an articulation agreement January 27, 2016
    Lieutenant General William B. Caldwell, IV, President of Georgia Military College (GMC) and Kennesaw State University President Dr. Daniel S. Papp signed an articulation agreement on December 10, 2015 to allow GMC graduates with associate of arts or associate of science degrees, guaranteed admission to Kennesaw State upon meeting minimum admissions requirements. These requirements include:Earned […]
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