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YHC students Darrien Henson, Mallory Downs, Aubrey Crowell, Caroline Cox, Mark Howington, Robert Moser and Hannah Walker (not pictured) presented their research on the Southern Appalachian Snorkeling Trail as part of the Appalachian Regional Commission’s Appalachian Teaching Project at the annual conference in Washington, D.C. Harrison Scott and David Thompson also participated in the research but are not pictured.
Thursday, April 11, 2019

Nine students from Young Harris College recently developed the Southern Appalachian Snorkeling Trail and wrote a guidebook for the trail as a result of their research on preserving the region’s water quality by promoting native fish diversity and ecotourism. Over the past few months, the students have presented their work in Washington, D.C., Cordele, Georgia and Asheville, North Carolina.

bee keepers
Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Young Harris College and the University of Georgia recently co-hosted the 25th annual Beekeeping Institute on the YHC campus.

rollins campus center outside
Tuesday, March 1, 2016

Young Harris College’s Rollins Campus Center has been awarded Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold certification by the Green Building Certification Institute.

Matthew Halteman
Thursday, January 7, 2016

Matthew C. Halteman, Ph.D, will deliver Young Harris College’s Ragsdale Lecture on Thursday, Jan. 28, at 7 p.m. 

man holding fish
Friday, December 5, 2014

Two YHC biology majors conduct research on the conservation of a rare species of fish found only in the YHC region.

Friday, October 10, 2014

Dr. Fulton will present a lecture titled, "25,000 Feet Under the Sea: Taking the Temperature of the 2011 Mw9.0 Tohoku-Oki Earthquake Fault."

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Young Harris College and the University of Georgia recently co-hosted the 23rd annual Beekeeping Institute, May 16-17.

Thursday, April 3, 2014

Several Young Harris College students, faculty and staff spent spring break serving others this March.

Monday, March 3, 2014

Approximately 30 Young Harris College students recently participated in a nationwide “30 Hour Famine.”

Monday, February 3, 2014

Young Harris College students, faculty and staff members will have the opportunity to choose from two alternative spring break trips facilitated by S.E.R.V.E. (Service, Education, Responsibility, Voice and Engagement) next month.


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