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Happy Holidays!

Dear students, Disability Services wishes you and your loved ones Happy Holidays! We wish you happiness, joy and success in 2017 as you begin a new year to pursue your dreams here at Germanna Community College. We are proud to serve you at Disability Services and are looking forward to yet another wonderful year with you. […]

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Written by Nilo Burke on December 22, 2016


Spring 2017 Welcome Day

Dear students, We would like to invite you to the  Spring 2017 Welcome Day taking place on Thursday, January 5th, 2017 from 9:30 am – 1:00 pm at the Fredericksburg Campus as well as the Locust Grove Campus. Check-in for this event is at 9 am at both locations. We invite you and your family […]

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Written by Nilo Burke on December 21, 2016


December Newsletter

Fall is almost over and so is your Fall 2016 semester. With the final exams approaching quickly, have you had a chance to look back on what this semester has really taught you? Sure, you’ve learned a lot in your classes, but what life lessons have you learned this semester?

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Written by Nilo Burke on December 9, 2016


November Newsletter

Just a few more weeks, and you will have the Fall of 2016 in the books! How fast time flies!

We are here for you regardless of the number of weeks or days that remain in the semester. It is never too late to ask for help with your classes.

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Written by Nilo Burke on November 2, 2016


Happy Birthday, Marines!

Happy Birthday, Marines! Every year on November 10th Marines all around the world celebrate an important day. It is a day when we celebrate and remember our brave Marines. We thank them for their service and sacrifices they’ve made for our country. We thank their families as well who alongside their Marines sacrificed for the […]

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Written by Nilo Burke on November 10, 2016


Faculty Resource-Working with students with Autism

What is Autism? Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and autism are both general terms for a group of complex disorders of brain development. These disorders are characterized, in varying degrees, by difficulties in social interaction, verbal and nonverbal communication and repetitive behaviors. With the May 2013 publication of the DSM-5 diagnostic manual, all autism disorders were […]

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Written by Nilo Burke on November 7, 2016