About Us

4 Main Programs
The LC supports students with 4 unique programs- SI, drop-in tutoring, Math Emporium ULAs, and PASS
130+ Student Staff
The LC has all student staff, trained and certified.

 

Location: The Learning Center is located on the 2nd floor of the Library, across from the 3d Printing desk.  The Math Emporium is located on the bottom floor of the Library, down the hall from the Books and Brew.  

Mission:  The mission of the GC Learning Center is to provide academic support in mathematics, physics, economics, kinesiology, and science courses throughout the core curriculum.

Learning Center Fall 2021 Hours

Mondays -Thursdays 9am - 6pm  pm In-person in the LC 

Fridays 9am- 2pm in the LC

After Hours Tutoring

Mondays-Thursdays 6-9 pm- Online, in the LC, and West Campus classroom 

 

students sit at table for tutoring, all masked with books and laptops open

Meet Our Staff

The Learning Center

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Jeanne Haslam

Jeanne Haslam

Director
231 W Hancock Street
4784451179
Education
  • BA Social Work and BBA (Business Administration), Wesleyan College
  • MBA, Georgia College & State University
Biography

Jeanne has worked in higher education and academic support for the past ten years. Earlier work provided a wide variety of educational and managerial settings including non-profit work, homeschooling, running a private school, and directing a camp. One common denominator to her experiences has been to challenge and help young adults succeed and continuously grow their proficiencies and skill set. Ms. Haslam has been active with the John Gardner Institute as the Campus Liaison and the USG STEM initiatives. She is currently serving as a Sector Lead for State Universities and as Co-PI for GC’s current STEM IV grant.

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Rebecca Cofer

Rebecca Cofer

Programs Manager
231 W Hancock Street
4784458704
Education
  • Bachelor of Arts- English, History- Virginia Tech
  • Master of Arts- English Literature- Virginia Tech 
  • Doctorate of Education (in progress)- Higher Education Leadership- Georgia Southern University
  • National College Learning Center Association (NCLCA) Learning Center Leadership certification- Level 3 certified since 2018
Biography

Rebecca Cofer has worked in higher education learning centers since her time at The Writing Center at Virginia Tech in 2004. Since then, she has worked as the tutor coordinator for Texas Tech's TECHniques Center and at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College's Academic Achievement Center, and now serves as the Programs Manager at the Learning Center. Cofer's experience also includes work as an academic advisor for majors like undecided and pre-nursing. Regardless of her role, Rebecca's passion lies in helping students succeed in higher ed and beyond, however they view success. She also serves in multiple leadership roles for the College Reading & Learning Association and the Georgia Tutoring Association. 

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Andrew Colson

Andrew Colson

Graduate Assistant (GA)
Education
  • B.A in Management Information System- concentration in Data Analytics- Georgia College
  • Masters in Management Information Systems (in progress)- Georgia College 
Biography

Drew serves as one of the LC's two GAs and has experience with database management.  While an undergrad at GC, he was involved in Young Life and also interned at Atrium.ai.  Prior to working with the Learning Center, Drew worked with Georgia College's GIVE Center.  As an undergrad, he often attended SI sessions for his B Stats class.

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Hannah Rockecharlie

Hannah Rockecharlie

Graduate Assistant (GA)
Education
  • BBA in Accounting, Georgia College
  • In progress- Master of Accountancy at GCSU
Biography

Hannah is pursuing her graduate degree in accounting and currently serves as one of 2 GAs for the Learning Center.  She served on the executive committee of Zeta Tau Alpha as Treasurer during her time as an undergraduate at Georgia College. Hannah also worked for a company from 2018-2020  as an accounting intern where she was responsible for data tracking and other various accounting tasks. Prior to her work as a GA with us, Hannah used the LC for SI sessions for some of her business and entry level classes.