Greenfield Community College

Greenfield Community College

Events at GCC

  • Associate Degree Nursing Program Pinning Ceremony

    Thursday May 24 6:00pm-8:00pm

    Cohn Family Dining Commons

    Reception and pinning ceremony for the 2018 graduates of GCC’s Associate Degree Nursing Program.

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    Community Garden Day

    Friday May 25 9:00am-1:00pm

    Permaculture Garden

    We have a lot to do to get the gardens ready for summer! Please join us to:

    • Plant the amazing array of species in the new rain garden (design by a GCC student)
    • Plant annual flowers in the cut flower beds
    • Weed the botanical & permaculture gardens
    • Mulch wherever needed
    • Learn about the cool plants and projects in the OLL
    • Socialize, eat and enjoy making the OLL beautiful

    Stop by any time between 9am and 1pm. We have tools, gloves, and sunscreen. Please bring/wear what you need to be comfortable (e.g. hats, kneeling pads, etc.) Fruit, brownies and lemonade are on the menu!

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    Commencement 2018

    Saturday June 2 12:00pm-2:00pm

    East Lawn

    Honoring this year’s graduates! An informal reception will follow. Graduates and their guests are invited to attend. More information at gcc.mass.edu/commencement.

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    Learning Tree Bark

    Sunday June 3 10:00am-1:00pm

    For nearly half the year, bark provides the best clue to tree ID. Become familiar with the characteristic bark of different trees in different habitats and at a different stage of growth. Registration for this Summer workshop starts April 9.

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    Outdoor Leadership Program Info Session

    Wednesday June 6 4:30pm-6:00pm

    N102

    Join us for this free and fun 90 minute informational presentation about our unique Outdoor Leadership Program. OLP has been training students to become working outdoor professionals since 1980. Our graduates are highly sought after throughout the outdoor recreation and adventure education fields in Massachusetts, New England, and across the United States. Our graduates can be found working in such dynamic outdoor industries and careers as:

    • Climbing Gyms
    • Wilderness Guides
    • Outdoor Equipment Retail
    • Camps
    • Ski Areas
    • Rafting Companies
    • Challenge Courses
    • Outing Clubs
    • State and National Parks
    • Colleges & Universities
    • Wilderness Therapy
    • Cycle Touring
    • Kayak Guides
    • Tour Guides

    … and much more!

    Meet Outdoor Leadership Program Coordinator, Bob Tremblay. Visit the OLP classroom and the indoor climbing wall. Ask questions and get answers! Learn how to tie the safest knot in all of rock climbing!

    • Optional. Helps us locate a student record for you if you've ever taken a class or attended an info session at GCC.

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    Manufacturing Information & Application Session

    Monday June 11 3:00pm-5:00pm

    Franklin/Hampshire Career Center

    Are you looking for a career path in manufacturing? Training to be a machinist? Want upskilling courses in engineering technology? Attend an information session for students interested in exploring the world of manufacturing and learning the fundamentals that will prepare them for an entry level position in manufacturing, or as a precursor to the CNC Operator program. Veterans, women, unemployed, underemployed and other underrepresented groups are especially encouraged to apply. Learn about career opportunities, pathways and programs offered. Start the application process! RSVP online.

    RSVP: Manufacturing Training Info Session

    • Optional. Helps us locate a student record for you if you've ever taken a class or attended an info session at GCC.

     

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    CNA and Home Health Aide Information & Application Session

    Thursday June 14 1:30pm-3:30pm

    GCC Downtown

    A special information session for anyone interested in our Certified Nursing Assistant/Home Health Aide programs. Our graduates are employed in long term care facilities, home health agencies, hospitals and rehabilitation programs, adult day programs, assisted living centers, hospice and other community health settings.

    RSVP online if you plan to attend!

    RSVP: CNA/HHA Information Session

    • Optional. Helps us locate a student record for you if you've ever taken a class or attended an info session at GCC.

    More information & contact

    Outdoor Leadership Program Info Session

    Thursday June 14 4:30pm-6:00pm

    N102

    Join us for this free and fun 90 minute informational presentation about our unique Outdoor Leadership Program. OLP has been training students to become working outdoor professionals since 1980. Our graduates are highly sought after throughout the outdoor recreation and adventure education fields in Massachusetts, New England, and across the United States. Our graduates can be found working in such dynamic outdoor industries and careers as:

    • Climbing Gyms
    • Wilderness Guides
    • Outdoor Equipment Retail
    • Camps
    • Ski Areas
    • Rafting Companies
    • Challenge Courses
    • Outing Clubs
    • State and National Parks
    • Colleges & Universities
    • Wilderness Therapy
    • Cycle Touring
    • Kayak Guides
    • Tour Guides

    … and much more!

    Meet Outdoor Leadership Program Coordinator, Bob Tremblay. Visit the OLP classroom and the indoor climbing wall. Ask questions and get answers! Learn how to tie the safest knot in all of rock climbing!

    • Optional. Helps us locate a student record for you if you've ever taken a class or attended an info session at GCC.

    More information & contact

    Practical Nursing Program Graduation Ceremony

    Friday June 22 4:00pm-6:00pm

    Cohn Family Dining Commons

    Reception and graduation/pinning ceremony for the 2018 graduates of GCC’s Practical Nursing Program.

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    CNA and Home Health Aide Information & Application Session

    Thursday June 28 4:00pm-6:00pm

    GCC Downtown

    A special information session for anyone interested in our Certified Nursing Assistant/Home Health Aide programs. Our graduates are employed in long term care facilities, home health agencies, hospitals and rehabilitation programs, adult day programs, assisted living centers, hospice and other community health settings.

    RSVP online if you plan to attend!

    RSVP: CNA/HHA Information Session

    • Optional. Helps us locate a student record for you if you've ever taken a class or attended an info session at GCC.

    More information & contact

    Manufacturing Information & Application Session

    Monday July 9 3:00pm-5:00pm

    GCC Downtown

    Are you looking for a career path in manufacturing? Training to be a machinist? Want upskilling courses in engineering technology? Attend an information session for students interested in exploring the world of manufacturing and learning the fundamentals that will prepare them for an entry level position in manufacturing, or as a precursor to the CNC Operator program. Veterans, women, unemployed, underemployed and other underrepresented groups are especially encouraged to apply. Learn about career opportunities, pathways and programs offered. Start the application process! RSVP online.

    RSVP: Manufacturing Training Info Session

    • Optional. Helps us locate a student record for you if you've ever taken a class or attended an info session at GCC.

     

    More information & contact

    Manufacturing Information & Application Session

    Monday August 6 3:00pm-5:00pm

    Franklin/Hampshire Career Center

    Are you looking for a career path in manufacturing? Training to be a machinist? Want upskilling courses in engineering technology? Attend an information session for students interested in exploring the world of manufacturing and learning the fundamentals that will prepare them for an entry level position in manufacturing, or as a precursor to the CNC Operator program. Veterans, women, unemployed, underemployed and other underrepresented groups are especially encouraged to apply. Learn about career opportunities, pathways and programs offered. Start the application process! RSVP online.

    RSVP: Manufacturing Training Info Session

    • Optional. Helps us locate a student record for you if you've ever taken a class or attended an info session at GCC.

     

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    Saturday Enrollment Day

    Saturday August 18 10:00am-3:00pm

    C103 Office of Admission

    We’re open extended hours to help you get started at GCC! Wherever you’re at in the enrollment process, we can help! Apply for admission or financial aid, take placement tests, even register! Current and new students are encouraged to attend.

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    New Student Orientation

    Monday August 20 4:00pm-8:00pm

    Cohn Family Dining Commons

    Attendance at an orientation event is required for new, matriculated GCC students and those who have had a break in attendance for more than two years. Join us to make connections with faculty, staff and other students and learn more about what to expect in college. Register online at gcc.mass.edu/orientation.

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    New Student Orientation

    Thursday August 23 9:00am-1:00pm

    Cohn Family Dining Commons

    Attendance at an orientation event is required for new, matriculated GCC students and those who have had a break in attendance for more than two years. Join us to make connections with faculty, staff and other students and learn more about what to expect in college. Register online at gcc.mass.edu/orientation.

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    Saturday Enrollment Day

    Saturday January 12 10:00am-3:00pm

    Core Lobby

    GCC is open extended hours for late enrollment. Apply, take placement tests, register for classes and more! To get started at GCC, new students should contact the Office of Admission, current students should contact the Advising Center.

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    • Tuesday May 22Last day to add classes

      Last day to add classes for Summer Session I

    • Wednesday May 23Faculty Professional Half-Day (MCCC)
    • Wednesday May 23Final grades due by 10am

      Final grades due from faculty by this time; grades are generally posted to students’ MyGCC accounts 48-72 hours after this deadline. For more information, contact the Office of the Registrar.

    • Thursday May 24Last day to drop/withdraw from credit classes – 100% refund (minus $20 reg fee)
    • Monday May 28Memorial Day – no day or evening classes
    • Tuesday May 29Last day to drop/withdraw from credit classes – 75% refund (minus $20 reg fee)
    • Saturday June 2Commencement 2018

      Honoring this year’s graduates! An informal reception will follow. Graduates and their guests are invited to attend. More information at gcc.mass.edu/commencement.

    • Wednesday June 6Last day to drop/withdraw – No Record
    • Wednesday June 13Staff Professional Half-Day
    • Friday June 15Early Progress Reports due by 2pm
    • Friday June 22Last day to drop/withdraw with a grade of “W”
    • Wednesday July 4Independence Day – no day or evening classes
    • Thursday July 5Last day of Tuesday/Thursday classes
    • Wednesday July 11Last day of Monday/Wednesday classes
    • Thursday July 12Classes begin – Summer Session 2
    • Friday July 13Final grades due by 10am
    • Friday July 13Last day to add classes

      Last day to add classes for Summer Session II

    • Tuesday July 17Last day to drop/withdraw from credit classes – 100% refund (minus $20 reg fee)
    • Thursday July 19Last day to drop/withdraw from credit classes – 75% refund (minus $20 reg fee)
    • Friday July 27No classes due to computer upgrades

      Reserved by IT for upgrades to campus equipment and infrastructure. No classes on this day.

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