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GED a certificate that is the equivalent of a high school diploma. GED acceptable on all references.
geothermal Preferred terms include borehole (instead of well) and energy station (instead of energy center). bsu.edu/geothermal
Glick Center for Glass, Marilyn K. Glick Center acceptable on second reference. Opened in 2010, the center is home of the bachelor of fine arts (BFA) and master of fine arts (MFA) programs in glass art. It is named for one of Indiana's most influential supporters of the arts and an avid glass art collector.
grade point average Do not hyphenate. On second reference and in headlines, use GPA, not G.P.A.
grades When referring to a grade someone received, simply use the letter. Ex.: He got a B on his test. When referring collectively to grades, do not use an apostrophe to make plural. Ex: She only settles for As and Bs.
graduate assistant On second reference and in headlines, GA is acceptable.
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