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#SleevesUpGGC: GGC teams up with American Red Cross to host annual blood drive 

While the COVID-19 pandemic has altered many things in our society, one thing that hasn’t changed, according to the American Red Cross, is the need for blood donations. 

Toward that end, Georgia Gwinnett College is partnering with the American Red Cross to solicit blood donations through its #SleevesUp campaign, which uses an online site to attract blood donation pledges. 

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GGC conducts study on family coping strategies during pandemic

Georgia Gwinnett College faculty are conducting a research study that, once completed, will shed light on familial coping strategies during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Georgia Gwinnett College to resume face-to-face classes in the fall

Georgia Gwinnett College (GGC) will resume in-person classes in the fall with safety and social distancing accommodations in place. 

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Citizens’ re-entry into society made easier thanks to Georgia Gwinnett College students

Citizens re-entering society after prison sentences face an uphill struggle finding work and basic resources under the stigma of being labeled an “ex-convict.”

Georgia Gwinnett College students are making it easier for them to find the resources they need to rebuild their lives through a project with a Gwinnett nonprofit.

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Georgia Gwinnett College sees record-breaking increase in enrollment

Georgia Gwinnett College officials reported a 14% increase in its summer enrollment—its highest summer enrollment increase in the college’s 15-year history.
 

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Open letter from President Jann L. Joseph and campus leadership

Dear GGC Community,

I am both troubled and saddened by the events that have been taking place in our country.  I don’t bear this burden alone and know that I am not alone in my feelings of anxiety and despair.  I suspect that many, if not all of you, feel something similar as well.

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Online textbook grants save money, promote success for Georgia Gwinnett College students

Georgia Gwinnett College (GGC) students will save a projected $585,000 in textbook costs, thanks to more than $66,000 in Textbook Transformation Grants. GGC faculty members will use the money to create open-source textbooks, learning materials and other resources online. 

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Georgia Gwinnett College to hold commencement ceremony online August 8

Georgia Gwinnett College (GGC) will celebrate commencement online at 10 a.m. Saturday, August 8. More than 800 spring and summer 2020 students will be honored during the virtual ceremony. 

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Georgia Gwinnett College celebrate its seniors “quarantine style”

Members of the unstoppable Class of 2020 were honored in a Facebook Live event Thursday.

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New degree program allows students to gain practical experience in cinema and media production

The Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia approved Georgia Gwinnett College’s (GGC) request for a nexus degree in Professional Sound Design for Film and Television on May 12, 2020. To offer this degree, GGC must obtain SACSCOC approval and could begin offering the curriculum in 2021.

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