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  • Weekly Wrap Up- April 29th April 29, 2016
    Today is the last Friday of April! Are we really almost halfway through 2016?!Also, we are officially less than a month away until the start of the summer term! Have you registered yet? Contact us today if you have questions or would like to register! I know most of you will be taking the summer […]
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  • A Closer Look at GMC's Quality Enhancement Plan April 26, 2016
    As part of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS), Georgia Military College, as a SACS accredited institution, must develop a Quality Enhancement Plan (QEP) that it executes in five year cycles. These QEPs are designed to help increase the quality of education that GMC provides to its students.  While there were many potential […]
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  • What can one expect to learn in a GMC Sociology class? April 25, 2016
    The following is an old Russian proverb, “It is better to be slapped in the face with the truth then kissed with a lie”.  Sociology is an overpowering critical thinking discipline. After completing any one of the GMC Sociology classes a student can expect to vastly improve their critical thinking skills. For example, a student […]
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  • Knowing Your Mindset- Fixed or Growth? April 19, 2016
    I am sure that we have all heard the term “mindset” or at least the idea of a person’s “frame of mind.”  Our outlook pretty much determines most of the pathways we take and many of the decisions we make.  In 2006, Stanford University Professor, Dr. Carol Dweck, penned what has become one of the […]
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  • What is the Relationship between Sociology, Psychology, and Education? April 18, 2016
    The relationship of these three disciplines have always been a subject of both debate and inquiry. The following essay is solely one opinion on the relationship between the three. A discipline is a branch of knowledge studied within an institution of higher education. Many see the term, “education” as a profession while Sociology and Psychology […]
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  • What Career Options Are Available For Sociology Majors? April 13, 2016
    First a GMC major must be sure they have picked the correct major. The first year of study at GMC is critical in picking a major. Fortunately, the GMC curriculum is loaded with a smorgasbord of introductory courses of which an undecided major should take full advantage off. These introductory level courses are taught by […]
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  • What is Sociology? April 11, 2016
    Sociology is a critical thinking discipline. Its founder Auguste Comte was an eccentric French philosopher of the 1840’s who wanted to study human behavior scientifically. Sociology is the scientific understanding of human behavior and the institutions that mold that behavior (Kendall, 2014). Comte used the term “positivism” to denote studying human behavior scientifically. At the […]
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  • North Georgia Technical College Articulation Agreement April 4, 2016
    Georgia Military College and North Georgia Technical College signed an articulation agreement to assist with graduates transferring into our Bachelor of Applied Science degrees.  We currently have two BAS degrees: Business Management and Supervision and Management.North Georgia Technical College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) and has three locations: Clarksville campus (main […]
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  • 5 Things to do during Spring Break March 31, 2016
    You've almost made it through week 2 of the Spring term. Congratulations! Next week you'll have a break with no assignments due, tests to take, discussions to post, etc. etc. How do you plan on spending your time? Take some time to enjoy it. BUT still take the initiative to keep your mind engaged outside […]
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  • Is Pollen Making It Difficult to Study? March 30, 2016
    Is the pollen outside affecting your daily activities?  The pollen has been increasingly covering all areas of the southeast, leaving our cars completely yellow.  Those with strong reactions to allergies have found it difficult to get out of bed to get to work and school.  An article on Washington Post titled “Allergies can affect kids’ […]
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