Author Archives: Dr. Helga George

About Dr. Helga George

Dr. George has spent several years writing about higher education, healthcare and psychology. She transitioned to a career in writing after fulfilling her lifelong dream of performing research on plant defense chemicals. She earned a BS in Agriculture from Cornell University, an MS in Plant Pathology from the University of Massachusetts in Amherst, and a Ph.D. in Plant Pathology from Cornell University. Helga also conducted postdoctoral research at the University of California Santa Barbara where she obtained a USDA grant to fund her research.

Border Patrol Agency Appoints Outsider as New Chief

Mark Morgan, a former FBI official, was recently appointed the new head of the Border Patrol Agency, despite hopes that the new leader would be promoted from within. Morgan replaces Michael J. Fisher, who held the position since 2010 and …

Border Patrol Recruiters Meet Resistance in San Diego County

Students attending MiraCosta College felt threatened by the presence of United States Border Patrol recruiters visiting their Oceanside campus. In retaliation, students involved in the college’s Latino student club MEChA, the Black Student Union, and a Mexican-American history class staged …