GHC Cartersville campus dean, Carolyn Hamrick, has died

Carolyn Hamrick, dean of GHC’s Cartersville campus, passed away on Jan. 25 following a medical emergency.

Hamrick had been a full-time employee with the college since 1991.She began her association with the college in fall of 1988 as a part-time instructor of developmental reading.

“Ms. Hamrick was the heart of the campus. Her doors were always open,” said Tatiana Smithson, Cartersville student and Student Government Association chair. “I will sincerely miss her, and the Cartersville campus will never be the same.”

There will be some of the GHC counseling staff available in the Cartersville hub this week with no appointment necessary.