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GHC staff member to appear on "Jeopardy"

Pctpber 9, 2018--7:45 a.m.


Georgia Highlands College staff member is set to appear on television for an episode of “Jeopardy!” October 18th. Jessica Cantrell is a part-time test proctor at GHC’s Cartersville location.

Cantrell will appear on the show this month, which is hosted by Alex Trebek. The “Jeopardy!” host has been a part of more than 7,000 episodes over the past three decades.

The game show was created by Merv Griffin and features questions in the form of answers for contestants to answer in the form of questions. The show originally debuted on NBC in 1964.

Cantrell graduated from Berry in 2012. While at Berry, Jessica majored in history and worked in the college archives and library. She was also part of a team of Berry history students who worked with Inergi, Inc. to create an exhibit for the National Infantry Museum.

In addition to working at GHC, Cantrell also works at the Tellus Science Museum in Cartersville.