• Saturday, September 1, 2018

    • Canoeing Time: 9:00am - 5:00pm Locations: Wellness and Recreation Center, Building F Details:

      Join Outdoor Adventures on the water. Lunch and transportation will be provided. Come enjoy the scenery in our provided two person canoes.

       
       
  • Monday, September 3, 2018

    • Labor Day Holiday Time: All Day Locations: Campus-wide Details:

      GGC is closed Monday, September 3 in observance of Labor Day.

       
       
  • Tuesday, September 4, 2018

    • Tipsy Tuesdays Kayaking Time: 6:30pm - 9:00pm Locations: Wellness and Recreation Center, Building F Details:

      Come practice and learn basic kayaking skills.

      Skills include exists, rolls and paddle strokes taught by our certified kayaking instructor. No experience required.

       
       
  • Thursday, September 6, 2018

    • Thursday Night Climbing Time: 6:00pm - 9:00pm Locations: Stone Summit Details:

      Experience indoor climbing at Stone Summit every Thursday night.

      We have belay and lead climbing certified climbers ready to help you practice, learn or just have fun. No experience required and all equipment is provided.

       
       
  • Saturday, September 8, 2018

    • River Kayaking Time: 9:00am - 5:00pm Locations: Wellness and Recreation Center, Building F Details:

      Get your feet wet with a Tipsy Tuesday night and come join us river kayaking. Lunch and transportation will be provided as well as all gear you’ll need to have a great time.

      Cost to attend is $35 and pre-registration is required. Learn how to register for Outdoor Adventures trips.

      Register
       
       
  • Sunday, September 9, 2018

    • White Water Rafting Time: 9:00am - 5:00pm Locations: Wellness and Recreation Center, Building F Details:

      Dive raft first into white water rapids with Outdoor Adventures. Lunch and transportation will be provided. Be sure to wear proper shoes and come prepared to have fun.

      Cost to attend is $35 and pre-registration is required. Learn how to register for Outdoor Adventures trips.

      Register
       
       
  • Tuesday, September 11, 2018

    • Faculty and Staff Directory Portraits Time: 9:00am - 4:00pm Locations: Building I-1132 Details:

      The Office of Public Relations' photography staff has scheduled two open portrait days for faculty and staff who need or would like to retake the photo displayed on their GGC directory page.

      We encourage everyone to come to Studio Grizzly (Building I, room 1132) on either Tuesday, September 11, or Wednesday, September 12 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. to take advantage of this opportunity. Photo sessions take about five minutes per person and are on a first come, first serve basis.

      For more information, please email Rod Reilly at rreilly@ggc.edu.

       
       
    • Gwinnett County Public Library Card Drive Time: 11:00am - 1:00pm Locations: Kaufman Library, Building L Details:

      September is national library card sign-up month. Did you know that you can check out books by your favorite authors and DVDs featuring your favorite actors from the Gwinnett County Public Library (GCPL)? Did you know there is a branch at Collins Hill, just a short drive from campus? All Georgia Gwinnett College faculty, staff, and students are eligible for a free GCPL public library card, regardless of where they live. Stop by the Kaufman Library during the GCPL library card drive to learn more. 

       
       
    • ClawLink Connect Time: 2:00pm - 4:00pm Locations: Student Center, Second Floor Lounge Details:

      Stop by the second floor lounge in the Student Center to learn more about ClawLink while enjoying fun and games with the Career Development and Advising Center staff. Food will be provided.

       
       
    • National Suicide Prevention Week: Question Persuade Refer training Time: 2:00pm - 3:30pm Locations: Building W, 1104 Details: Hosted by GGC Counseling and Psychological Services and the Wellness and Recreation Center, the Question, Persuade, Refer (QPR) training equips students to become more aware of the warning signs of depression and suicide, and provides campus and community resources for those struggling with depression and suicide. Contact hcolson@ggc.edu for more information.
       
       
    • Tipsy Tuesdays Kayaking Time: 6:30pm - 9:00pm Locations: Wellness and Recreation Center, Building F Details:

      Come practice and learn basic kayaking skills.

      Skills include exists, rolls and paddle strokes taught by our certified kayaking instructor. No experience required.

       
       
  • Wednesday, September 12, 2018

    • Faculty and Staff Directory Portraits Time: 9:00am - 4:00pm Locations: Building I-1132 Details:

      The Office of Public Relations' photography staff has scheduled two open portrait days for faculty and staff who need or would like to retake the photo displayed on their GGC directory page.

      We encourage everyone to come to Studio Grizzly (Building I, room 1132) on either Tuesday, September 11, or Wednesday, September 12 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. to take advantage of this opportunity. Photo sessions take about five minutes per person and are on a first come, first serve basis.

      For more information, please email Rod Reilly at rreilly@ggc.edu.

       
       
    • Preparedness and Safety Fair Time: 11:00am - 1:00pm Locations: Library Lawn Details:


      The annual GGC Campus Preparedness and Safety Fair creates the opportunity to make the GGC community more aware of a number of programs and outreach activities, including those on campus and within Gwinnett County. Experience live demonstrations and access important resources at this campus-wide event.

      Learn more about safety and emergency communications on campus.

       
       
    • Gwinnett County Public Library Card Drive Time: 1:00pm - 4:00pm Locations: Kaufman Library, Building L Details:

      September is national library card sign-up month. Did you know that you can check out books by your favorite authors and DVDs featuring your favorite actors from the Gwinnett County Public Library (GCPL)? Did you know there is a branch at Collins Hill, just a short drive from campus? All Georgia Gwinnett College faculty, staff, and students are eligible for a free GCPL public library card, regardless of where they live. Stop by the Kaufman Library during the GCPL library card drive to learn more. 

       
       
    • National Suicide Prevention Week Movie Night: "The 'S' Word" Time: 5:00pm - 6:30pm Locations: Cisco Auditorium, Building C Details:

      Join the GGC Office of Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) for a screening of "The 'S' Word," a documentary film that tackles one of the most difficult issues of our time: suicide. Following the screening, CAPS will lead a panel discussion on the subject. 

       
       
  • Thursday, September 13, 2018

    • Resume Lab Time: 2:00pm - 3:30pm Locations: Student Center, Room 2130 Details:

      Join the Career Development and Advising Center staff for an interactive lab that will teach students to build a resume using Microsoft Word. Students are encouraged to bring their laptops. Register in ClawLink.

       
       
    • Thursday Night Climbing Time: 6:00pm - 9:00pm Locations: Stone Summit Details:

      Experience indoor climbing at Stone Summit every Thursday night.

      We have belay and lead climbing certified climbers ready to help you practice, learn or just have fun. No experience required and all equipment is provided.

       
       
    • Greenlight presents: Pottery Painting Time: 7:00pm - 10:00pm Locations: LVIS (Large Venue Interactive Space), Building E Details:

      Relive some stress and flex your creative muscles during this pottery painting event.

       
       
  • Friday, September 14, 2018

  • Saturday, September 15, 2018

    • Stand-Up Paddle Boarding Time: 9:00am - 5:00pm Locations: Wellness and Recreation Center, Building F Details:

      Get a duck’s eye view of the water with Outdoor Adventures as we go paddle boarding. Lunch and transportation will be provided.

       
       
  • Monday, September 17, 2018

  • Tuesday, September 18, 2018

    • Mock-Interview Day Time: 10:00am - 4:00pm Locations: Student Center, Room 2130 Details:

      Practice interviewing with an employer and gain valuable feedback on what to expect during an actual interview. All students in all majors are welcome to participate. Come dressed in business attire and bring copies of your resume. Interviews typically last 30 minutes. Space is limited, sign-up in ClawLink.

       
       
    • Tipsy Tuesdays Kayaking Time: 6:30pm - 9:00pm Locations: Wellness and Recreation Center, Building F Details:

      Come practice and learn basic kayaking skills.

      Skills include exists, rolls and paddle strokes taught by our certified kayaking instructor. No experience required.

       
       
  • Wednesday, September 19, 2018

    • Fall Into Wellness: Holistic Wellness Expo Time: 12:00pm - 2:00pm Locations: In front of Building B Details:

      Focus on your health and wellness this fall with tips and tools from vendors representing each of the 8 dimensions of wellness. Participate in mini mindfulness and meditation sessions, get resources for improving your finances, and more during this drop-in event presented by GGC Wellness Matters

       
       
    • Faculty Scholarship and Creativity Celebration Time: 2:00pm - 3:00pm Locations: Kaufman Library Lobby Details:

      The Daniel J. Kaufman Library and the Center for Teaching Excellence are pleased to invite you to attend the first Faculty Scholarship and Creativity Celebration. This event will celebrate GGC faculty scholarship in the form of authored or edited books, book chapters, scholarly journal articles, and/or peer-reviewed or refereed creative works.

      Please join your colleagues in the lobby of Kaufman Library to recognize and honor faculty contributions and enjoy light refreshments. President Staś Preczewski and Senior Vice-President of Academic and Student Affairs/Provost, T. J. Arant will also be in attendance.

       
       
  • Thursday, September 20, 2018

    • Hispanic Heritage Month Festival Time: 12:00pm - 3:00pm Locations: Student Center Plaza Details:

      Embrace the Latino culture by exploring Latin American history and traditions with a live Mariachi band, and cultural foods. 

       
       
    • Fall Recognition Time: 2:00pm - 3:30pm Locations: LVIS (Large Venue Interactive Space), Building E Details:

      Fall Recognition at GGC is a celebration of the vision and mission of the institution itself—and of all of the students, faculty, and staff who embody and fulfill the values of Georgia Gwinnett College. The ceremony reflects the identity of GGC.

      Event seating begins at 1:15 p.m.

       
       
    • Resume Lab Time: 2:00pm - 3:30pm Locations: Student Center, Room 2130 Details:

      Join the Career Development and Advising Center staff for an interactive lab that will teach students to build a resume using Microsoft Word. Students are encouraged to bring their laptops. Register in ClawLink.

       
       
    • Thursday Night Climbing Time: 6:00pm - 9:00pm Locations: Stone Summit Details:

      Experience indoor climbing at Stone Summit every Thursday night.

      We have belay and lead climbing certified climbers ready to help you practice, learn or just have fun. No experience required and all equipment is provided.

       
       
    • Greenlight presents: Grizzly Nights Skate Night Time: 7:00pm - 11:00pm Locations: LVIS (Large Venue Interactive Space), Building E Details:

      Skate all night with your favorite Grizzlies!

       
       
  • Friday, September 21, 2018

    • Herty Medal Undergraduate Research Symposium Time: 1:00pm - 5:00pm Locations: LVIS (Large Venue Interactive Space), Building E Details:

      The Charles H. Herty Medal is a beautiful solid gold medallion awarded annually by the Georgia Section of the American Chemical Society. The purpose of the award is to give public recognition to the work and service of outstanding chemists who have significantly contributed to their chosen fields. All chemists in academic, government, or industrial laboratories who have been residing in the southeastern United States for at least 10 years are eligible.

      This year’s Herty Medal recipient, Professor Sandra J. Rosenthal will headline the Herty Medal Undergraduate Research Symposium to be held Friday, September 21, 2018 from 1-5pm in LVIS on the GGC campus.

      It is free to attend and present at the symposium. Prizes will be awarded for the best poster presentation. Complete registration and abstract submission by 5 p.m. on Friday, September 14, 2018. Direct any questions to Dr. Ajay Mallia, amallia@ggc.edu.

      Event Schedule:

      1:00 p.m.: Registration and poster set-up

      1:30 p.m.: Welcome/Introduction

      1:40 p.m.: Presentations

      • Professor Sandra J. Rosenthal, Vanderbilt University, 2018 Herty Medalist
        The Study and Utility of Single Quantum Dots There and Back Again; Structure-Photophysics Correlation to Single Protein Tracking

      3:00 p.m.: Undergraduate student poster session/reception

      4:50 p.m.: Award ceremony for best posters. Prizes to be announced.

       
       
  • Saturday, September 22, 2018

    • White Water Rafting Time: 8:00am - 5:00pm Locations: Wellness and Recreation Center, Building F Details:

      Dive raft first into white water rapids with Outdoor Adventures. Lunch and transportation will be provided. Be sure to wear proper shoes and come prepared to have fun.

      Cost to attend is $35 and pre-registration is required. Learn how to register for Outdoor Adventures trips.

      Register
       
       
  • Sunday, September 23, 2018

    • Zip lining Time: 10:00am - 5:00pm Locations: Wellness and Recreation Center, Building F Details:

      Zip though nature with Outdoor Adventures as we strap in for some fun. Lunch and transportation will be provided. See Georgia from the tops of its trees all the way to the ground.

      Cost to attend is $35 and pre-registration is required. Learn how to register for Outdoor Adventures trips.

      Register
       
       
  • Tuesday, September 25, 2018

    • Hispanic Heritage Month: Taste of Latin America Time: 1:30pm - 3:30pm Locations: Building E, Private Dining Room Details:

      Join OLAS and Grizzly Dining for trivia and a chance to win great prizes! Then, enjoy delicious traditional Latin American food and drinks by Grizzly Dining. 

       
       
    • LinkedIn Workshop Time: 2:00pm - 3:30pm Locations: Student Center, Room 2161 Details:

      Are you Linkedin? This workshop will introduce you to the world’s largest professional networking website. You will learn how to create a profile, connect, and network with professionals. Register in ClawLink.

       
       
    • Question, Persuade, Refer (QPR) Training for Faculty and Staff Time: 2:00pm - 3:30pm Locations: Building B - 1800 Details:

      QPR training equips faculty and staff with tools needed to be aware of the warning signs of depression and suicide. Registration required

       
       
    • Tipsy Tuesdays Kayaking Time: 6:30pm - 9:00pm Locations: Wellness and Recreation Center, Building F Details:

      Come practice and learn basic kayaking skills.

      Skills include exists, rolls and paddle strokes taught by our certified kayaking instructor. No experience required.

       
       
  • Wednesday, September 26, 2018

    • Book Signing with Katie Hart Smith Time: 11:00am - 1:00pm Locations: Student Center, Second Floor Lounge Details:

      Stop by the Student Center's second floor lounge on Wednesday, September 26 from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. to meet local author Katie Hart Smith. She will be signing copies of her newest book, "Hope Never Rests".

       
       
  • Thursday, September 27, 2018

    • Pharmacy School of Mercer University Information Session Time: 2:00pm - 3:00pm Locations: Building A, 1185 Details:

      Considering pursuing a pharmacy degree? Join the Pharmacy School of Mercer University to learn more about their admissions process.

       
       
    • Resume Lab Time: 2:00pm - 3:30pm Locations: Student Center, Room 2130 Details:

      Join the Career Development and Advising Center staff for an interactive lab that will teach students to build a resume using Microsoft Word. Students are encouraged to bring their laptops. Register in ClawLink.

       
       
    • Career Navigation Series: Management Time: 6:00pm - 7:30pm Locations: Student Center, Second Floor Lounge Details:

      Hear from professionals in business management and learn their tools of the trade. As a panel, professionals will discuss history, trends, competencies, salary, and employment opportunities. As an added bonus, practice your networking skills with small group and one-on-one conversations. Food will be provided. Register to attend in ClawLink.

       
       
    • Thursday Night Climbing Time: 6:00pm - 9:00pm Locations: Stone Summit Details:

      Experience indoor climbing at Stone Summit every Thursday night.

      We have belay and lead climbing certified climbers ready to help you practice, learn or just have fun. No experience required and all equipment is provided.