Carl Garris, GSSM class of 2013, is now a freshman history major at the University of South Carolina. It is easy to see how living in a dorm during high school would prepare you for college dorm life ... but what about the rest of the transition? It sounds like he hasn't skipped a beat!
What's it like to send your 16 year old to GSSM? Current GSSM Parent Kathy McElvenny (mom of John) shares another blog detailing her experience and emotions adjusting to having her son live two hours away.
Senior Jalen Fuller shares his thoughts about the "mellow transition" back from the holiday season know as "Interim". He was inspired during the Art in the Interim course, as many have been. Check it out!
You may be wondering what January Interim is all about. Well, Senior Parmida Parsa shares "A Day in the Life of a Govie During Interim" to answer your questions! Learn about her experience in the Equine Science and Horsemanship course.
Junior Gavin Roser shares what he's learned so far at GSSM ... about having fun. Govies have always known how to mix learning with pleasure. In this week's blog, Gavin provides future Govies with a guide to follow to ensure the tradition continues!
Ever wonder what parents go through during the application process? Well, wonder no more! Current GSSM Parent Kathy McElvenny (mom of John) shares what her family went through and how they kept up with all of the "to-dos" along the way. Sounds like they really worked together to achieve the goal.
Senior Alexis Myers shares her favorite things about GSSM. Some of them may surprise you! Let's just say that Govies aren't scared of a challenge.
GSSM welcomed the Director of the Duke Energy Center for Innovation, Ben Chastain, to campus for this week's SmartChat. Mr. Chastain explained the role of the Center in Hartsville and encouraged students to consider an entrepreneurial future in South Carolina. Who knows? Maybe the next big thing will come from GSSM's student body!
Govies volunteered at the annual Mental Health Dance for developmentally disabled seniors at the Prestwood Club in Hartsville. Not only did the guests enjoy the event, so did the volunteers! Read more about this fun-filled evening in this week's blog from Sarah Martin, GSSM junior.
Current junior Wil Carpenter shares his story about selecting, implementing and successfully completing his Eagle Scout project all while beginning his time at GSSM. Not only did he make a huge impact with his project, he garnered recognition from Governor Nikki Haley for his efforts. Very impressive, Wil!