Events at GCC

  • 42nd Annual Outdoor Industry Job Fair

    Thursday December 1 10:00am-2:00pm

    Core Lobby

    Since 1982, GCC’s Department of Adventure Education & Outdoor Leadership has hosted an annual Outdoor Industry Job fair. Employers from various regional outdoor companies, agencies, camps, guide services and retailers will be on hand to discuss their companies and available opportunities to work (and play!) in Western Massachusetts.

    More information & contact

    Study Café

    Thursday December 1 12:00pm-1:30pm

    Library

    Did you know that studying at a specific time with others can help boost motivation to get to work? This is a weekly chance for students to do homework together in a supportive environment. Supplies, snacks and a peer mentor for extra help provided!

    More information & contact

    Virtual Enrollment Day

    Saturday December 3 10:00am-3:00pm

    Admissions, Testing and Advising will be available to help you complete the steps you need to register for fall classes. Apply, test, meet with an advisor and register! No need to RSVP, just hop on the Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us. Can’t make it? Email admission@gcc.mass.edu to set up an appointment with an admission counselor!

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    Activities Council

    Monday December 5 10:00am-10:50am

    C216 Student Activities

    Join Activities Council to help plan campus-wide activities and events and share ideas for what you would like to see on campus!

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    Lunch with the President

    Monday December 5 12:00pm-1:00pm

    Cohn Family Dining Commons

    Students are invited to get to know GCC President Michelle Schutt over a hearty lunch! Macaroni and cheese, salad bar and good conversation.

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    Newspaper Club

    Monday December 5 2:30pm-4:30pm

    C216 Student Activities

    Come be a part of Prometheus Press, GCC’s epic student-run newspaper!

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    Manufacturing Information & Application Session

    Monday December 5 3:00pm-4:00pm

    This session will be held online! Sign up below and you'll receive an email with instructions for joining our Zoom info session.

    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. Trouble with the online registration form below? call the MassHire Franklin Hampshire Career Center at (413) 774-4361 to you up over the phone.

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    Student Senate Meeting

    Monday December 5 4:00pm-5:00pm

    C216 Student Activities

    Regular meeting of the Greenfield Community College Student Senate, online or in person! All students are welcome to participate. Items for the agenda must be received to mcenteem@gcc.mass.edu at least 72 hours in advance of the meeting; all agendas are sent out 48 hours before the meeting. For more information, please see the Student Senate page. Meetings held in person, or join via Zoom: https://zoom.us/j/96837849323

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    CNA Info Session

    Tuesday December 6 10:00am-10:30am

    Earn your Certified Nurse’s Aid and Home Health Aide licenses in 5 weeks at GCC! Full scholarships available for most participants—so you won’t pay! Learn real skills with hands-on training with experienced professionals. Our graduates enjoy nearly 100% job placement within 6 months of completing our program. Join this online info session to learn more—RSVP for the Zoom link!

    More information & contact

    Admission Information Session

    Tuesday December 6 7:00pm-8:00pm

    Meet online with staff from the Office of Admission to learn more about GCC and how to get started in the enrollment process! Please note if you are interested in our Nursing, Adventure Education or Dual Enrollment programs you will want to attend a program-specific information session which can be found on the event calendar. RSVP for the Zoom link!

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    College Visit: Western New England University

    Wednesday December 7 10:00am-1:00pm

    Core Lobby

    Admissions reps share information about and tips for transfer to Western New England University.

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    Admission Information Session

    Wednesday December 7 12:00pm-1:00pm

    Meet online with staff from the Office of Admission to learn more about GCC and how to get started in the enrollment process! Please note if you are interested in our Nursing, Adventure Education or Dual Enrollment programs you will want to attend a program-specific information session which can be found on the event calendar. RSVP for the Zoom link!

    More information & contact

    Gallery Talk: Andrea Moreau

    Wednesday December 7 12:00pm-1:00pm

    South Gallery

    Artist Andrea Moreau joins guests in the South Gallery via Zoom to discuss her latest work, on display through December 14. Free and open to the public.

    More information & contact

    Newspaper Club

    Wednesday December 7 2:30pm-4:30pm

    C216 Student Activities

    Come be a part of Prometheus Press, GCC’s epic student-run newspaper!

    More information & contact

    Virtual Study Café

    Wednesday December 7 4:30pm-6:00pm

    Did you know that studying at a specific time with others can help boost motivation to get to work? Get together virtually with fellow students to do homework in a supportive environment. Join via Zoom.

    More information & contact

    Financial Aid 101

    Wednesday December 7 5:00pm-6:00pm

    In collaboration with MEFA (Massachusetts Educational Financing Authority), Students Financial Services hosts a financial aid presentation for high school students and families, adult learners and everyone in between. Presented by GCC Financial Aid Coordinator Amy Proietti and MEFA’s Director of College Relations Stephanie Wells, this webinar will provide information and clarity on the entire college financial aid application process—including financial aid applications, types of aid, factors that determine eligibility, how colleges determine the amount of aid and details of financial aid offers. This is a community event, open to anyone interested in learning about college financial aid. So, whether you are planning to attend GCC in an upcoming semester, or enroll in a four-year college, or you are returning to college after some time away, this presentation is sure to provide relevant information to help you as you navigate the financial aid process! Register online at https://mefa-org.zoom.us.

    More information & contact

    College Visit: Springfield College

    Thursday December 8 10:00am-1:00pm

    Core Lobby

    Admissions reps share information about transfer to Springfield College.

    More information & contact

    Study Café

    Thursday December 8 12:00pm-1:30pm

    Library

    Did you know that studying at a specific time with others can help boost motivation to get to work? This is a weekly chance for students to do homework together in a supportive environment. Supplies, snacks and a peer mentor for extra help provided!

    More information & contact

    Winter Celebration

    Thursday December 8 12:00pm-1:00pm

    Cohn Family Dining Commons

    Student Activities hosts our annual party to celebrate the end of fall semester! Free food and entertainment by the GCC Contemporary Music Ensemble.

    More information & contact

    Adventure Education Info Session

    Friday December 9 3:00pm-4:00pm

    Join us for an online informational presentation about our unique outdoor adventure programs: a 2-year degree in Adventure Education and 1-year certificate in Outdoor Leadership. GCC 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. RSVP below for a text or email reminder.

    More information & contact

    Activities Council

    Monday December 12 10:00am-10:50am

    C216 Student Activities

    Join Activities Council to help plan campus-wide activities and events and share ideas for what you would like to see on campus!

    More information & contact

    College Visit: Bay Path University

    Monday December 12 10:00am-1:00pm

    Core Lobby

    Admissions reps share information about transfer to Bay Path University.

    More information & contact

    All College Meeting

    Monday December 12 12:00pm-1:00pm

    Cohn Family Dining Commons

    Regular meeting  open to the entire community—GCC students, staff and faculty. Facilitated by the College President and covering topics such as budget, special events and campus updates. Find out what's happening at your community's college! Email larange@gcc.mass.edu for the Zoom link if you can't make the physical meeting.

    More information & contact

    Newspaper Club

    Monday December 12 2:30pm-4:30pm

    C216 Student Activities

    Come be a part of Prometheus Press, GCC’s epic student-run newspaper!

    More information & contact

    Admission Information Session

    Wednesday December 14 12:00pm-1:00pm

    Meet online with staff from the Office of Admission to learn more about GCC and how to get started in the enrollment process! Please note if you are interested in our Nursing, Adventure Education or Dual Enrollment programs you will want to attend a program-specific information session which can be found on the event calendar. RSVP for the Zoom link!

    More information & contact

  • 42nd Annual Outdoor Industry Job Fair

    Thursday December 1 10:00am-2:00pm

    Core Lobby

    Since 1982, GCC’s Department of Adventure Education & Outdoor Leadership has hosted an annual Outdoor Industry Job fair. Employers from various regional outdoor companies, agencies, camps, guide services and retailers will be on hand to discuss their companies and available opportunities to work (and play!) in Western Massachusetts.

    More information & contact

    Study Café

    Thursday December 1 12:00pm-1:30pm

    Library

    Did you know that studying at a specific time with others can help boost motivation to get to work? This is a weekly chance for students to do homework together in a supportive environment. Supplies, snacks and a peer mentor for extra help provided!

    More information & contact

    Virtual Enrollment Day

    Saturday December 3 10:00am-3:00pm

    Admissions, Testing and Advising will be available to help you complete the steps you need to register for fall classes. Apply, test, meet with an advisor and register! No need to RSVP, just hop on the Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us. Can’t make it? Email admission@gcc.mass.edu to set up an appointment with an admission counselor!

    More information & contact

    Lunch with the President

    Monday December 5 12:00pm-1:00pm

    Cohn Family Dining Commons

    Students are invited to get to know GCC President Michelle Schutt over a hearty lunch! Macaroni and cheese, salad bar and good conversation.

    More information & contact

    Manufacturing Information & Application Session

    Monday December 5 3:00pm-4:00pm

    This session will be held online! Sign up below and you'll receive an email with instructions for joining our Zoom info session.

    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. Trouble with the online registration form below? call the MassHire Franklin Hampshire Career Center at (413) 774-4361 to you up over the phone.

    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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    • Hidden
    • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

    More information & contact

    CNA Info Session

    Tuesday December 6 10:00am-10:30am

    Earn your Certified Nurse’s Aid and Home Health Aide licenses in 5 weeks at GCC! Full scholarships available for most participants—so you won’t pay! Learn real skills with hands-on training with experienced professionals. Our graduates enjoy nearly 100% job placement within 6 months of completing our program. Join this online info session to learn more—RSVP for the Zoom link!

    More information & contact

    Admission Information Session

    Tuesday December 6 7:00pm-8:00pm

    Meet online with staff from the Office of Admission to learn more about GCC and how to get started in the enrollment process! Please note if you are interested in our Nursing, Adventure Education or Dual Enrollment programs you will want to attend a program-specific information session which can be found on the event calendar. RSVP for the Zoom link!

    More information & contact

    Admission Information Session

    Wednesday December 7 12:00pm-1:00pm

    Meet online with staff from the Office of Admission to learn more about GCC and how to get started in the enrollment process! Please note if you are interested in our Nursing, Adventure Education or Dual Enrollment programs you will want to attend a program-specific information session which can be found on the event calendar. RSVP for the Zoom link!

    More information & contact

    Gallery Talk: Andrea Moreau

    Wednesday December 7 12:00pm-1:00pm

    South Gallery

    Artist Andrea Moreau joins guests in the South Gallery via Zoom to discuss her latest work, on display through December 14. Free and open to the public.

    More information & contact

    Virtual Study Café

    Wednesday December 7 4:30pm-6:00pm

    Did you know that studying at a specific time with others can help boost motivation to get to work? Get together virtually with fellow students to do homework in a supportive environment. Join via Zoom.

    More information & contact

    Financial Aid 101

    Wednesday December 7 5:00pm-6:00pm

    In collaboration with MEFA (Massachusetts Educational Financing Authority), Students Financial Services hosts a financial aid presentation for high school students and families, adult learners and everyone in between. Presented by GCC Financial Aid Coordinator Amy Proietti and MEFA’s Director of College Relations Stephanie Wells, this webinar will provide information and clarity on the entire college financial aid application process—including financial aid applications, types of aid, factors that determine eligibility, how colleges determine the amount of aid and details of financial aid offers. This is a community event, open to anyone interested in learning about college financial aid. So, whether you are planning to attend GCC in an upcoming semester, or enroll in a four-year college, or you are returning to college after some time away, this presentation is sure to provide relevant information to help you as you navigate the financial aid process! Register online at https://mefa-org.zoom.us.

    More information & contact

    Study Café

    Thursday December 8 12:00pm-1:30pm

    Library

    Did you know that studying at a specific time with others can help boost motivation to get to work? This is a weekly chance for students to do homework together in a supportive environment. Supplies, snacks and a peer mentor for extra help provided!

    More information & contact

    Winter Celebration

    Thursday December 8 12:00pm-1:00pm

    Cohn Family Dining Commons

    Student Activities hosts our annual party to celebrate the end of fall semester! Free food and entertainment by the GCC Contemporary Music Ensemble.

    More information & contact

    Adventure Education Info Session

    Friday December 9 3:00pm-4:00pm

    Join us for an online informational presentation about our unique outdoor adventure programs: a 2-year degree in Adventure Education and 1-year certificate in Outdoor Leadership. GCC 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. RSVP below for a text or email reminder.

    More information & contact

    Admission Information Session

    Wednesday December 14 12:00pm-1:00pm

    Meet online with staff from the Office of Admission to learn more about GCC and how to get started in the enrollment process! Please note if you are interested in our Nursing, Adventure Education or Dual Enrollment programs you will want to attend a program-specific information session which can be found on the event calendar. RSVP for the Zoom link!

    More information & contact

    Dual Enrollment Information Session

    Wednesday December 14 4:00pm-5:00pm

    Are you a high school student interested in earning college credit? Meet online with staff from the Office of Admission and Advising to learn more about dual enrollment and find out how to get started at GCC! RSVP for a Zoom link to the event!

    More information & contact

    Virtual Study Café

    Wednesday December 14 4:30pm-6:00pm

    Did you know that studying at a specific time with others can help boost motivation to get to work? Get together virtually with fellow students to do homework in a supportive environment. Join via Zoom.

    More information & contact

    Study Café

    Thursday December 15 12:00pm-1:30pm

    Library

    Did you know that studying at a specific time with others can help boost motivation to get to work? This is a weekly chance for students to do homework together in a supportive environment. Supplies, snacks and a peer mentor for extra help provided!

    More information & contact

    Student Symposium

    Friday December 16 12:00pm-2:00pm

    Library

    The Symposium celebrates exceptional student research and creative work. Students are invited to present capstone projects from participating courses, as well as independent projects undertaken in any GCC course, internship or clinical/off-site placement. Creative works involving writing, studio arts, musical performance and drama are welcome. Learn more and sign up to participate at gcc.mass.edu/library. Stop in at any time and see what our amazing students have been up to!

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    Admission Information Session

    Tuesday January 3 12:00pm-1:00pm

    Meet online with staff from the Office of Admission to learn more about GCC and how to get started in the enrollment process! Please note if you are interested in our Nursing, Adventure Education or Dual Enrollment programs you will want to attend a program-specific information session which can be found on the event calendar. RSVP for the Zoom link!

    More information & contact

    Secrets to Success Group Advising Session

    Friday January 6 12:00pm-1:00pm

    Join us for a virtual group advising event and learn what you need to succeed at GCC! RSVP for the Zoom link.

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    Virtual Enrollment Day

    Saturday January 7 10:00am-3:00pm

    Admissions, Testing and Advising will be available to help you complete the steps you need to register for fall classes. No need to RSVP, just hop on the Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88178664292. Can’t make it? Email admission@gcc.mass.edu to set up an appointment with an admission counselor!

    More information & contact

    Manufacturing Information & Application Session

    Monday January 9 3:00pm-4:00pm

    This session will be held online! Sign up below and you'll receive an email with instructions for joining our Zoom info session.

    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. Trouble with the online registration form below? call the MassHire Franklin Hampshire Career Center at (413) 774-4361 to you up over the phone.

    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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    • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

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    Practical Nursing Information Session

    Wednesday January 11 12:00pm-1:00pm

    Join our online info session to learn more about our Practical Nursing Certificate. RSVP and we’ll send you a link to log in!

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    Dual Enrollment Information Session

    Wednesday January 11 4:00pm-5:00pm

    Are you a high school student interested in earning college credit? Meet online with staff from the Office of Admission and Advising to learn more about dual enrollment and find out how to get started at GCC! RSVP for a Zoom link to the event!

    More information & contact

  • Virtual Enrollment Day

    Saturday December 3 10:00am-3:00pm

    Admissions, Testing and Advising will be available to help you complete the steps you need to register for fall classes. Apply, test, meet with an advisor and register! No need to RSVP, just hop on the Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us. Can’t make it? Email admission@gcc.mass.edu to set up an appointment with an admission counselor!

    More information & contact

    Admission Information Session

    Tuesday December 6 7:00pm-8:00pm

    Meet online with staff from the Office of Admission to learn more about GCC and how to get started in the enrollment process! Please note if you are interested in our Nursing, Adventure Education or Dual Enrollment programs you will want to attend a program-specific information session which can be found on the event calendar. RSVP for the Zoom link!

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    Campus Tour

    Wednesday December 7 10:00am-11:00am

    C103 Office of Admission

    The best way to learn about GCC is to experience it in person. Campus tours are a great place to start and are offered regularly when school is in session. RSVP to let us know if you're coming, then get to know GCC! See the Admissions Office for a complete list of upcoming dates. (Please note GCC's vaccination policy for visitors to campus.)

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    Admission Information Session

    Wednesday December 7 12:00pm-1:00pm

    Meet online with staff from the Office of Admission to learn more about GCC and how to get started in the enrollment process! Please note if you are interested in our Nursing, Adventure Education or Dual Enrollment programs you will want to attend a program-specific information session which can be found on the event calendar. RSVP for the Zoom link!

    More information & contact

    Adventure Education Info Session

    Friday December 9 3:00pm-4:00pm

    Join us for an online informational presentation about our unique outdoor adventure programs: a 2-year degree in Adventure Education and 1-year certificate in Outdoor Leadership. GCC 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. RSVP below for a text or email reminder.

    More information & contact

    Admission Information Session

    Wednesday December 14 12:00pm-1:00pm

    Meet online with staff from the Office of Admission to learn more about GCC and how to get started in the enrollment process! Please note if you are interested in our Nursing, Adventure Education or Dual Enrollment programs you will want to attend a program-specific information session which can be found on the event calendar. RSVP for the Zoom link!

    More information & contact

    Dual Enrollment Information Session

    Wednesday December 14 4:00pm-5:00pm

    Are you a high school student interested in earning college credit? Meet online with staff from the Office of Admission and Advising to learn more about dual enrollment and find out how to get started at GCC! RSVP for a Zoom link to the event!