Brazil: Beyond Supermodels, Samba and Soccer!

Dear Members of the College Community:

After watching the World Soccer Cup this summer or hearing about the excitement generated by it,  have you been wanting to know more about Brazil? The Global Education Committee, with the support of Student Activities Advisory Board, has invited:

Charles Scruggs, History, Geography and Political Science Faculty member at GCC, to speak about:

Brazil: Beyond Supermodels, Samba and Soccer – Tuesday, October 14, 12:30 – 2:00 pm in T102

We also ask you to set aside Tuesday, October 28 12:30 – 1:45  and join us in the Forum for a lively presentation by Sankofa African Dance and Drum Ensemble from SUNY Brockport as they explore the African Roots of Brazilian music and culture.

 

Would you encourage our students to attend?

This has been brought to your attention by:  

Karin Kovach-Allen, Ph.D.
Dean of Human Communications and Behavior
Genesee Community College
One College Rd.
Batavia, NY 14020
Tel (585) 343-0055 ext. 6298

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Nursing Job & Transfer Fair!

Here’s the attached file and flyer for the upcoming Nursing Job & Transfer Fair scheduled for Thursday, October 9th. Please pass along to current and prospective Nursing students.

GCC Nursing Job Fair Table tents

This has been brought to your attention by:

John M. McGowan
Acting Director of Business Employee Skills Training/Career Services
Genesee Community College
Batavia, NY 14020
(585) 343-0055 x6299
jmmcgowan@genesee.edu

GCC Kickball Tournament!

GCC KICKBALL TOURNAMENT

Sunday Sept 28th
ALL DAY, starting at 9am
GCC Softball Field

Registration Fees & How-to:
Cost is $5 per person. Team captains collect the money, and will hand in before the first game. You can submit your roster to the Main Athletics office, or email it to camoore@genesee.edu. Roster changes are allowed up until the start of each game. Roster Sheet is attached.

Team/Player Roster requirements:
Teams must field 10 players. Teams must have at least 3 females on the field at all times.

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Tournament play:
Each team is guaranteed (2) games.

Plan on winning the tournament?
Cool! Your whole team gets Championship T-shirts! Free!

YOU MUST REGISTER YOUR TEAM BY FRIDAY SEPT 26th!

All proceeds benefit GCC Women’s Softball.

Questions? Email camoore@genesee.edu or ask a softball player.

Additional Pool Hours!

There are added morning hours to the Open Swim Schedule.
Effective Monday, September 8th – hours will be as follows:

Monday/Wednesday/Friday 7:30-9:00am – 12:30-2:00pm

Tuesday/Thursday 12:00-2:00pm

This is brought to your attention courtesy of:

Erik Fix
Head Coach
Swimming and Diving
Genesee Community College

GCC Fall 2014 Transfer Fair!

FALL TRANSFER FAIR
Wednesday, September 10TH

11am-1pm

GCC Forum

Representatives from over 40 different colleges and universities will be available to help answer any transfer and/or admissions related questions. Please encourage interested students to attend!

This has been brought to your attention by:

Shannon Davis
Transfer Coordinator
Genesee Community College
One College Road
Batavia, NY 14020
585.343.0055 ext. 6456
smdavis@genesee.edu

Food Processing Technology Career Exploratory Event!

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Our new AAS Degree in Food Processing Technology targets the variety of career options that are available in our region! Please encourage not only your students to attend, but also anyone in your family, neighborhood or circle of friends who is seeking a new job or a career shift. All are welcome to explore the long-term career benefits in food processing technology and to meet some of our local food manufacturers.

Also, everyone is invited to play the “Fun Food Facts – Spin the Wheel” game. The questions are ‘college-level’ with small prizes for correct answers, and every player is entered to win the Mini Shopping Basket Raffle which is filled with locally produced foods and valued at over $125!

Food Processing

When: Thursday, September 4, 2014
Time: 12:00– 2:00 pm
Where: Batavia Main Campus – Forum
Drawing for the Mini Shopping Cart Raffle: 1:30 PM

Who should attend: GCC students, alumni and community members interested in a career pathway in Food Processing Technology

GCC Participants include:
Dr. RAM, Dean of Math, Science, and Career Education
Reid Smalley, Executive Director of BEST Center
Maureen Leupold, Director of Science
Lina LaMattina, Director of Business Programs
Donna Rae Sutherland, Associate Director of Marketing
Greg Sharpe, Instructor of Food Processing Technology
Yvonne Freeman, Career Program Coordinator (STEM)

Employer Participants include:
Cornell University Cooperative Extension
Creative Foods Ingredients
HP Hood, LLC
Kraft Foods Group, LLC
Lactalis American Group, Inc. (Formerly Sorrento Cheese)
Muller Quaker Dairy
Perry’s Ice Cream Company, Inc.

This has been brought to your attention by:

John M. McGowan
Director of Business Employee Skills Training (BEST Center) and Career Services
One College Road
Genesee Community College
Batavia, NY 14020
585-343-0055 Ext: 6383
jmmcgowan@genesee.edu

Disney Informational Meeting!

Hi everyone,
Welcome back!

Disney Informational Meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, September 9th at 12:45pm – 1:45pm in Room T219. Please share with students.

This has been brought to your attention by:

John M. McGowan
Career Center Coordinator
Career Services
Genesee Community College
Room B201
Batavia, NY 14020
585-343-0055 Ext: 6383
jmmcgowan@genesee.edu
Disney Flyer