• Tuesday, September 1, 2020

    • Sustaining Learning in the Era of Uncertainty Time: 11:00am - 12:00pm Locations: Microsoft Teams Details:

      This workshop, hosted by the Center for Teaching Excellence, identifies numerous ways that sustainability is actually intrinsic to everything we teach and encourages us to take active roles in shaping our students’ sustainability literacy.

      Activities will focus on identifying the various ways sustainability relates to disparate disciplines and developing activities that highlight those connections within existing learning outcomes.

      Visit Eventbrite for a list of CTE events.

       
       
    • How to Secure an Internship Time: 12:00pm - 1:00pm Locations: Virtual (Online) Details:

      Are you ready to participate in an internship? Do you need to learn how to begin the process?

      Hear from Career Development, the Internship Program Manager and your internship advisors on how to search and secure an internship in your chosen major. Virtual.

      For more information visit Clawlink, powered by Handshake.

       
       
  • Wednesday, September 2, 2020

  • Thursday, September 3, 2020

    • Working with Students in Crisis: What Every Instructor Needs to Know Time: 10:00am - 11:00am Locations: Microsoft Teams Details:

      Difficult situations occur frequently between faculty members and their students. A number of emotions, such as fear or uncertainty, can arise and make it difficult to know how to best handle things.

      The goal of this workshop, presented by the Center for Teaching Excellence, is to help prepare faculty to be prepared for such situations and be capable as helpers.

      In this training, faculty members will learn:

      • how to recognize the warning signs of depression and suicide
      • key guidelines for offering help and hope to students
      • how to connect GGC students with campus resources

      Visit Eventbrite for a list of CTE events.

       
       
    • Connecting the Dots: Resumes and LinkedIn Time: 2:00pm - 3:00pm Locations: Virtual (Online) Details:

      How does your resume connect to LinkedIn?

      Join Career Development for a virtual event to learn how to connect the dots between your resume and LinkedIn profile. Virtual.

      More information in Clawlink, powered by Handshake.

       
       
    • Part-time Employment Thursdays Time: 2:00pm - 2:30pm Locations: Virtual (Online) Details:

      Meet with employers actively hiring for part-time positions. Join them virtually to ask questions, apply and land an interview for employment. Brought to you by the Career Development and Advising Center.

      View list of registered employers by day in ClawLink, powered by Handshake. Tables will be open September 3 – November 5. 

       
       
  • Monday, September 7, 2020

    • Grizzlies Serve – Hispanic/Latinx Mentorship Program Time: All Day Locations: Virtual (Online) Details:

      Get involved. Give back. Mentor!

      In this program, Grizzlies will be paired with a Hispanic/Latinx student from a  Gwinnett County middle school to serve as a mentor for the entire academic year.

      Volunteer by September 7 by using the link below. No age requirement.

       
       
    • Labor Day Holiday Time: All Day Locations: Campus-wide Details: Classes and offices are closed in recognition of the Labor Day holiday.
       
       
  • Tuesday, September 8, 2020

    • Getting Hired: Job Search Essentials Time: 2:00pm - 3:00pm Locations: Virtual (Online) Details:

      Employers are still hiring. Are you still networking and applying?

      Continue or start your job search during COVID- 19 with these essential tips from Career Development. Virtual.  

      For more information visit Clawlink, powered by Handshake.            

       
       
    • Military Students Roundtable – Presented by the School of Business Time: 2:00pm - 3:00pm Locations: Microsoft Teams Details:

      All G.I. bill recipients in the School of Business are invited to a roundtable featuring staff from the Office of Veterans Success, along with faculty and staff from the School of Business.

      To RSVP, log in using the link below and navigate to the "events" page. RSVP requested but not required.

      Email questions to sbaadvising@ggc.edu with "SBA Military Students Roundtable" as the subject line.

       
       
  • Wednesday, September 9, 2020

  • Thursday, September 10, 2020

    • Guest Artist Series – Drew Starkey Time: 2:00pm - 3:00pm Locations: Zoom Details:

      Meet six exciting professionals who work in various areas of the arts during our Guest Artist Series! 

      Each artist will share information about their career path, offer advice to those pursuing careers in that field and answer questions from participants.

      Drew Starkey, today's guest, will speak about acting on camera.

      Email Cinema and Media Arts Production professor Jaclyn Faircloth at jfaircloth1@ggc.edu for more information and the Zoom link to participate.

       
       
    • Part-time Employment Thursdays Time: 2:00pm - 2:30pm Locations: Virtual (Online) Details:

      Meet with employers actively hiring for part-time positions. Join them virtually to ask questions, apply and land an interview for employment. Brought to you by the Career Development and Advising Center.

      View list of registered employers by day in ClawLink, powered by Handshake. Tables will be open September 3 – November 5. 

       
       
    • Grizzly Speaker Series: Alumni Insight Program Session A Time: 5:00pm - 6:00pm Locations: Microsoft Teams Details:

      Presented by the School of Business, this series will provide information about life after graduation. Members of the Torch Team will interview an SBA alum, and a brief question and answer period will follow.

      To RSVP, log in using the link below and navigate to the "events" page. RSVP requested but not required.

      Email questions to sbaadvising@ggc.edu with the subject line "SBA Grizzly Speaker series."

       
       
  • Tuesday, September 15, 2020

    • Is This Job Real? How to Spot a Job Scam Time: 12:00pm - 1:00pm Locations: Virtual (Online) Details:

      Are you unsure of how to identify scam jobs? Learn how to identify fraudulent/scam jobs and what actions to take when you do. In partnership with the Office of Student Integrity. Virtual.

      For more information visit Clawlink, powered by Handshake.

       
       
    • Internship Recruitment Tuesdays Time: 2:00pm - 2:30pm Locations: Virtual (Online) Details:

      Meet with employers actively hiring for internship positions. Join them virtually to ask questions, apply and land an interview for an internship.

      Brought to you by the Career Development and Advising Center.

      View list of registered employers by day in ClawLink, powered by Handshake. Tables will be open September 15 – November 3.

       
       
    • Networking Training Workshop Time: 2:00pm - 3:00pm Locations: Microsoft Teams Details:

      Presented by the School of Business, this workshop will teach you how to initiate interactions with other professionals during networking events.

      To RSVP, log in using the link below and navigate to the "events" page. RSVP requested but not required.

      Email questions to sbaadvising@ggc.edu with "SBA Networking Training Workshop" as the subject line.

       
       
  • Wednesday, September 16, 2020

  • Thursday, September 17, 2020

  • Friday, September 18, 2020

    • Data-Sharing Tour: Reflective, Data-driven Course Design for Student Success Time: 2:00pm - 3:00pm Locations: Microsoft Teams Details:

      Student Engagement and Success is excited to launch a virtual Data-Sharing Tour for GGC faculty, staff and students. This tour will provide insights from students, faculty, staff and stakeholders that will help design a current and relevant education, from pre-orientation through graduation.

      Today's event is titled “G2C@GGC: Reflective, Data-driven Course Design for Student Success” with Drs. Catherine Thomas and Rachel Bowser.

      To join online, click "Register" below.

      To join by phone, dial 470-737-4072 and enter the conference ID#: 306 585 261#.

       
       
  • Sunday, September 20, 2020

    • Self-Care Sunday Yoga Time: 6:00pm - 7:00pm Locations: Intramural Sports Fields Details:

      The Wellness & Recreation Center and Residence Life have partnered to bring you socially distanced outdoor yoga classes on the intramural sports fields. Meet at 6pm every Sunday!

      Follow us on Instagram and Facebook for contests, giveaways and information about our events @ggcwrc.

      And as always, the Wellness & Recreation Center is available by appointment! Schedule your next workout with us at https://www.picktime.com/GGCWRC.

      We hope to see you soon!

       
       
  • Tuesday, September 22, 2020

    • Grizzly LEAD Conference Registration Deadline Time: 9:00am - 5:00pm Locations: Microsoft Teams Details:

      This year's Grizzly LEAD Conference – "Culture Shock: Carving Out New Pathways for Courageous Leadership" –  features five dynamic speakers and is one you don't want to miss! 

      • Iyana Davis: Keynote Speaker
      • Dr. Steven Brown: "Ethical and Trusted Leadership"
      • Dr. Rodney Mason, Jr.: "The Bottom is Too Crowded"
      • George Ray, III: "Your Brand, Your Hustle" and
      • Sherrie Goodman: "Acts of Courage to Transform Your Career"

      Register by today at 5 p.m. using the link below. 

       
       
    • Grizzlies Serve – National Voter Registration Day Time: 11:00am - 3:00pm Locations: Student Center Plaza Details:

      Our partners from Forward Gwinnett will have a table in the Student Center Plaza (between the Library and the Student Center) registering our community to vote and providing information about the upcoming election.

      We will also have a group of volunteers throughout various parts of campus digitally registering people to vote. Voter registration deadline in Georgia is October 5.

       
       
    • Internship Recruitment Tuesdays Time: 2:00pm - 2:30pm Locations: Virtual (Online) Details:

      Meet with employers actively hiring for internship positions. Join them virtually to ask questions, apply and land an interview for an internship.

      Brought to you by the Career Development and Advising Center.

      View list of registered employers by day in ClawLink, powered by Handshake. Tables will be open September 15 – November 3.

       
       
    • Showcasing Your Skills in a Virtual Environment Time: 2:00pm - 3:00pm Locations: Virtual (Online) Details:

      Do your skills and experiences stand out virtually? How many weekly searches are you appearing in on LinkedIn? 

      Learn how to stand out virtually in a variety of different platforms using your resume. Virtual.

      Brought to you by the Career Development and Advising Center.

      Register in ClawLink, powered by Handshake.

       
       
  • Wednesday, September 23, 2020

    • Grizzly LIFT-Off Workshop Series: Midterm Edition Session 1 Time: 11:00am - 12:00pm Locations: BB Collaborate (Virtual) Details:

      Calling all first-year students! Learn how to increase your success by joining one or more of our Grizzly LIFT-Off Workshop sessions. Hear from student success professionals on how to best prepare for midterms and engage in and out of classes to reach your personal best. 

      This session is titled "Midterm Prep for Success: Notetaking, Test-taking and Learning Styles" with professional business tutor David Durden.

      Join the workshop by selecting the button below.

      If you have questions, or for more information about LIFT, please contact us at:

      Student Success Programs: 678-407-5879 or ses@ggc.edu

      Academic Enhancement Center: 678-407-5191 or aec@ggc.edu

      Mentoring and Advising Center: 678-407-5645 or SESadvising@ggc.edu

       
       
    • Grizzly LIFT-Off Workshop Series: Midterm Edition Session 2 Time: 12:30pm - 1:30pm Locations: BB Collaborate (Virtual) Details:

      Calling all first-year students! Learn how to increase your success by joining one or more of our Grizzly LIFT-Off Workshop sessions. Hear from student success professionals on how to best prepare for midterms and engage in and out of classes to reach your personal best. 

      This session is titled "Getting Back On Track: How To Use Degree Works and Academic Maps To Understand Your Degree Progress" with Amy Gibson, student success advisor.

      Join the workshop by selecting the button below.

      If you have questions, or for more information about LIFT, please contact us at:

      Student Success Programs: 678-407-5879 or ses@ggc.edu

      Academic Enhancement Center: 678-407-5191 or aec@ggc.edu

      Mentoring and Advising Center: 678-407-5645 or SESadvising@ggc.edu

       
       
    • Virtual Career Chat – Nike Time: 2:00pm - 3:00pm Locations: Clawlink Details:

      What's it like to work at Nike? Learn about the company and employment opportunities during this virtual career chat.

      Brought to you by the Career Development and Advising Center.

      Register in ClawLink, powered by Handshake.

       
       
    • How to Prepare for Virtual Career Fair – Live Time: 4:00pm - 4:30pm Locations: Instagram Details:

      Join Career Development Live on Instagram @ggccareercenter every week to learn about preparing and attending a virtual career fair. Ask questions and receive answers in real-time to help you prepare for the Virtual Fall Job and Graduate School Fair.

      Brought to you by the Career Development and Advising Center.

      More information in ClawLink, powered by Handshake.

       
       
  • Thursday, September 24, 2020

    • Grizzly LIFT-Off Workshop Series: Midterm Edition Session 3 Time: 11:00am - 12:00pm Locations: BB Collaborate (Virtual) Details:

      Calling all first-year students! Learn how to increase your success by joining one or more of our Grizzly LIFT-Off Workshop sessions. Hear from student success professionals on how to best prepare for midterms and engage in and out of classes to reach your personal best. 

      This session is titled "The 3 R’s: Research Rescue Resources" with Dana Johnson, reference and instructional librarian.

      Join the workshop by selecting the button below.

      If you have questions, or for more information about LIFT, please contact us at:

      Student Success Programs: 678-407-5879 or ses@ggc.edu

      Academic Enhancement Center: 678-407-5191 or aec@ggc.edu

      Mentoring and Advising Center: 678-407-5645 or SESadvising@ggc.edu

       
       
    • Basketball Skills Challenge Time: 2:00pm - 3:00pm Locations: Outdoor Basketball Court Details:

      Every week, Intramural Sports will present a different challenge in basketball, football or soccer! Today's event is a basketball skills challenge at the new outdoor court! *All events will be socially distanced. Masks will be required when social distance cannot be maintained.

      Brought to you by GGC Wellness and Recreation. Follow us on Instagram and Facebook for contests, giveaways and information about our events @ggcwrc.

      Follow us on Instagram and Facebook for contests, giveaways and information about our events @ggcwrc.

      Also, the Wellness & Recreation Center is available by appointment! Schedule your next workout with us at https://www.picktime.com/GGCWRC.

      We hope to see you soon!

       
       
    • Career Navigation Series – Information Technology Time: 2:00pm - 3:00pm Locations: Virtual (Online) Details:

      Hear from professionals in your field of interest and learn how they got to where they are. As a panel, professionals will discuss trends, skills, competencies, salary and how to gain employment in the field. Virtual.

      Brought to you by the Career Development and Advising Center.

      More information in ClawLink, powered by Handshake.

       
       
    • Grizzly LIFT-Off Workshop Series: Midterm Edition Session 4 Time: 2:00pm - 3:00pm Locations: BB Collaborate (Virtual) Details:

      Calling all first-year students! Learn how to increase your success by joining one or more of our Grizzly LIFT-Off Workshop sessions. Hear from student success professionals on how to best prepare for midterms and engage in and out of classes to reach your personal best. 

      This session, which is a Grizzly “I’m First” Success Workshop, is titled "Academically Speaking: How Am I Doing? Midterm Check for Success" with Diana Rowe and Brittany Walker, student success advisors.

      Join the workshop by selecting the button below.

      If you have questions, or for more information about LIFT, please contact us at:

      Student Success Programs: 678-407-5879 or ses@ggc.edu

      Academic Enhancement Center: 678-407-5191 or aec@ggc.edu

      Mentoring and Advising Center: 678-407-5645 or SESadvising@ggc.edu

       
       
    • Guest Artist Series – Akil DuPont Time: 2:00pm - 3:00pm Locations: Zoom Details:

      Meet six exciting professionals who work in various areas of the arts during our Guest Artist Series! 

      Each artist will share information about their career path, offer advice to those pursuing careers in that field and answer questions from participants. 

      Akil DuPont, today's guest, will speak about writing for stage and screen.

      Email Cinema and Media Arts Production professor Jaclyn Faircloth at jfaircloth1@ggc.edu for more information and the Zoom link to participate.

       
       
    • Part-time Employment Thursdays Time: 2:00pm - 2:30pm Locations: Virtual (Online) Details:

      Meet with employers actively hiring for part-time positions. Join them virtually to ask questions, apply and land an interview for employment. Brought to you by the Career Development and Advising Center.

      View list of registered employers by day in ClawLink, powered by Handshake. Tables will be open September 3 – November 5. 

       
       
    • Grizzly LIFT-Off Workshop Series: Midterm Edition Session 5 Time: 3:00pm - 4:00pm Locations: BB Collaborate (Virtual) Details:

      Calling all first-year students! Learn how to increase your success by joining one or more of our Grizzly LIFT-Off Workshop sessions. Hear from student success professionals on how to best prepare for midterms and engage in and out of classes to reach your personal best. 

      This session is titled "TikTok, TikTok: How to Manage Your Time" with Xochil Buchholz, student success advisor.

      Join the workshop by selecting the button below.

      If you have questions, or for more information about LIFT, please contact us at:

      Student Success Programs: 678-407-5879 or ses@ggc.edu

      Academic Enhancement Center: 678-407-5191 or aec@ggc.edu

      Mentoring and Advising Center: 678-407-5645 or SESadvising@ggc.edu

       
       
    • Grizzly LIFT-Off Workshop Series: Midterm Edition Session 6 Time: 4:00pm - 5:00pm Locations: BB Collaborate (Virtual) Details:

      Calling all first-year students! Learn how to increase your success by joining one or more of our Grizzly LIFT-Off Workshop sessions. Hear from student success professionals on how to best prepare for midterms and engage in and out of classes to reach your personal best. 

      This session is titled "Using Your GGC Online Platforms Successfully" with Justin Jernigan, dean of student
      success and Catherine Thomas, associate dean of student success.

      Join the workshop by selecting the button below.

      If you have questions, or for more information about LIFT, please contact us at:

      Student Success Programs: 678-407-5879 or ses@ggc.edu

      Academic Enhancement Center: 678-407-5191 or aec@ggc.edu

      Mentoring and Advising Center: 678-407-5645 or SESadvising@ggc.edu

       
       
  • Friday, September 25, 2020

    • Grizzly LEAD Conference Time: 9:00am - 2:00pm Locations: Microsoft Teams Details:

      This year's Grizzly LEAD Conference – "Culture Shock: Carving Out New Pathways for Courageous Leadership" –  features five dynamic speakers and is one you don't want to miss! 

      • Iyana Davis: Keynote Speaker
      • Dr. Steven Brown: "Ethical and Trusted Leadership"
      • Dr. Rodney Mason, Jr.: "The Bottom is Too Crowded"
      • George Ray, III: "Your Brand, Your Hustle" and
      • Sherrie Goodman: "Acts of Courage to Transform Your Career"
       
       
    • Data-Sharing Tour: How Assessment Data Drives Changes to Student Success Courses Time: 10:00am - 11:00am Locations: Microsoft Teams Details:

      Student Engagement and Success is excited to launch a virtual Data-Sharing Tour for GGC faculty, staff and students. This tour will provide insights from students, faculty, staff and stakeholders that will help design a current and relevant education, from pre-orientation through graduation.

      Today's event is titled “Assessing for Success: How Assessment Data Drives Changes to Student Success Courses” with Drs. Catherine Thomas and Thomas Lilly.

      To join online, click "Register" below.

      To join by phone, dial 470-737-4072 and enter the conference ID: 202 113 670#.

       
       
  • Sunday, September 27, 2020

    • Self-Care Sunday Yoga Time: 6:00pm - 7:00pm Locations: Intramural Sports Fields Details:

      The Wellness & Recreation Center and Residence Life have partnered to bring you socially distanced outdoor yoga classes on the intramural sports fields. Meet at 6pm every Sunday!

      Follow us on Instagram and Facebook for contests, giveaways and information about our events @ggcwrc.

      And as always, the Wellness & Recreation Center is available by appointment! Schedule your next workout with us at https://www.picktime.com/GGCWRC.

      We hope to see you soon!

       
       
  • Monday, September 28, 2020

    • Full Session Mid-term Grades Due Time: All Day Locations: Online through Banner Details: Mid-terms grades for all full session classes are due by tonight at midnight. 
       
       
    • Session A Classes End Time: All Day Locations: Campus-wide Details: Today is the last day for fall 2020 Session A classes.
       
       
  • Tuesday, September 29, 2020

    • Session B Classes Begin Time: 8:00am - 5:00pm Locations: Campus-wide Details: Session B classes for the fall 2020 semester begin today.
       
       
    • Management Concentration Preview Time: 12:00pm - 1:00pm Locations: Microsoft Teams Details:

      Are you interested in pursuing a management concentration? 

      This informational preview, presented by the School of Business, will feature a concentration overview, real world insight from working professionals and a question and answer period.

      To RSVP, log in using the link below and navigate to the "events" page. RSVP requested but not required.

      Email questions to sbaadvising@ggc.edu with "SBA Management Concentration Preview" as the subject line.

       
       
    • Don't Rush: Level Up on Your Career Readiness Time: 2:00pm - 3:00pm Locations: Virtual (Online) Details:

      Do your skills and experiences stand out virtually? How many weekly searches are you appearing in on LinkedIn

      Learn how to stand out virtually in a variety of different platforms using your resume. Virtual.

      Brought to you by the Career Development and Advising Center.

      More information in ClawLink, powered by Handshake.

       
       
    • Internship Recruitment Tuesdays Time: 2:00pm - 2:30pm Locations: Virtual (Online) Details:

      Meet with employers actively hiring for internship positions. Join them virtually to ask questions, apply and land an interview for an internship.

      Brought to you by the Career Development and Advising Center.

      View list of registered employers by day in ClawLink, powered by Handshake. Tables will be open September 15 – November 3.

       
       
  • Wednesday, September 30, 2020