Testing Center Holiday Hours

The Batavia Testing Center will be closed on the following dates due to the upcoming holidays. Please plan ahead for the summer sessions. I hope everyone gets a chance to get outside and enjoy some sunshine!

Memorial Day

  • Saturday, May 28th
  • Monday, May 30th

Independence Day

  • Saturday, July 2nd
  • Monday, July 4th

 

Tia Kennedy
Testing and Transition Coordinator

Health Office Summer 2016 Hours

HEALTH OFFICE SUMMER HOURS

5/16/2016 – 8/15/2016

  • MONDAY                                               9AM-2PM
  • TUESDAY                                               9AM-2PM
  • WEDNSDAY                                           9AM-2PM
  • THURSDAY                                            9AM-2PM
  • FRIDAY                                                   CLOSED

IN CASE OF EMERGENCY, PLEASE CALL EXT. 6500

MESSAGES CAN BE LEFT IN THE DEAN OF STUDENTS OFFICE (EXT. 6219)

Health Office phone ext. 6835                                                                           Fax: 585-345-6816

Summer Library Hours

Starting next week, the Library moves to Summer Session hours as shown below for May 22 – August 21.

Library hours for each day are shown on the library’s homepage, or see the full Library Hours Calendar.

May 22 – 28:

Monday – Friday:                               8:30am – 4:30pm

Saturday & Sunday:                          Closed

May 29 – July 2:

Monday – Wednesday:                     8:30am – 8:30pm

Thursday & Friday:                            8:30am – 4:30pm

Saturday & Sunday:                          Closed 

Holiday: May 30 – Monday:   Closed   

July 3 – August 6:

Monday & Tuesday:                          8:30am – 8:30pm

Wednesday – Friday:                         8:30am – 4:30pm

Saturday & Sunday:                          Closed 

Holiday: July 4 – Monday:      Closed

August 7 – 20:

Monday – Friday:                               8:30am – 4:30pm

Saturday & Sunday:                          Closed

August 21 (Sunday):                     12:00 – 5:00pm

Fall 2016 hours begin 8/22/16 – TBA

Food service hours

Good afternoon:

Subway will be open through this Friday, May 13th.
The main cafe will be open for the summer from 7:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.  Breakfast and lunch will be served each day the College is open.

American Food is able to meet all your catering needs throughout the summer months.
If you have any question or concerns please contact Brian Mattice at x6499.

Kevin Hamilton
Vice President of Finance and Operations
Genesee Community College
One College Road
Batavia, NY 14020-9704
(585) 343-0055 Ext. 6210
(585) 345-6819 (fax)
kphamilton@genesee.edu

Library Late Nights – this week!

The library will be open for special extended hours for 5 days this week:

 May 9 – 12 (MondayThursday): 7:30 AM – 11:00 PM

May 13 (Friday): 7:30 AM – 9:30 PM

Ø Reference librarians will be available at all open hours.

Ø A Writing Tutor will be available 4-9pm on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and 4:30-9pm on Wednesday.

Back by popular demand: complimentary refreshments and study supplies for students will be available in the Library Media Room starting at 6pm MondayThursday. (Sponsored by the Wellness Grant and the Library)

Please see the Library’s website for complete hours and for Finals Week specifics.

Library Late Nights – next week: day corrected

Late semester greetings to all!  Please share this information with students:

The library will be open for special extended hours for 5 days next week:

May 9 – 12 (MondayThursday): 7:30 AM – 11:00 PM

May 13 (Friday): 7:30 AM – 9:30 PM

 

Ø Reference librarians will be available at all open hours.

Ø A Writing tutor will be available 4-9pm Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 4-9pm and Wednesday 4:30-9pm.

Back by popular demand: complementary refreshments and study supplies for students will be available in the Library Media Room starting at 6pm MondayThursday. (Sponsored by the Wellness Grant and the Library)

 

Please see the Library’s website for complete hours and for Finals Week specifics.

Nina Warren

Director of Library Services

Ext. 6256

Results! 5th Annual Resume Writing Contest

The winners of Genesee Community College’s Career Service Center 4th Annual Resume Writing Contest are….

1st place & winner of an iPad Mini: Michelle Piedmonte
Michelle is a Physical Therapy Assistant Student
Fun Fact: A PTA student has won the contest 3 years in a row!

2nd place & winner of $50 cash: Jenna Curcio
Jenna is a Fashion Merchandising Student and Phi Theta Kappa Member

3rd place & winner of $30 cash: Mariah Paddock
Mariah is a Fashion Merchandising Student and Phi Theta Kappa Member

 A HUGE THANK YOU to the Student Activities Office and the Business Forum Club for supplying the prizes this year!

 Another big THANK YOU to our knowledgeable judges:
Theresa Gorecki
Joseph Schmitthenner
James Bucki
Doreen Bortle

Lastly, thank you to all who pushed their students to submit resumes. All students who submitted their resumes have received an email with the results and the judges critiques.

Jamie

 

Jamie Edwards
Career Services Specialist
Career Services Center, B201
Genesee Community College
One College Road, Batavia, NY  14020
P: 585-343-0055 x6383
F: 585-345-6810
JLEdwards@genesee.edu

Service Learning Opportunity – Annual CROP Hunger Walk – Need Walkers and Student Support

Hi everyone,

Once again, we are offering in partnership with Genesee County the opportunity to support the upcoming CROP (Communities Responding to Overcome Poverty) Hunger Walk being held on Saturday, April 30th, 2016 (9am to 10:30am).  This is a great way to gain a positive service learning experience and contribute to the local community.  If you would, please ask any interested student who would like the opportunity to participate in any way. Students may email me or stop into The BEST Center for details.

 Thank you and look forward to hearing from you!

 2016 Genesee County
CROP Hunger Walk
Saturday, April 30th

Join the 5K walk to fight hunger in Genesee County and around the world through the work of Church World Service.

 25% of funds raised stay in Genesee County and will be donated to the YWCA Domestic Violence Safe House to purchase food and to the United Way’s Backpack Program. This program provides food for the weekend to more than 200 children in need in county schools during the school year.

New this year! Two locations!
Join the CROP Hunger Walk in Batavia! This walk starts and ends at the
First Presbyterian Church,
300 East Main St.

or

Walk in Corfu! This walk starts and ends at the
Corfu United Presbyterian Church,
63 Alleghany Rd.

Saturday, April 30th – Registration @ 9:00am
Both walks begin @ 9:30am

 Walk with us at either location! Call 343-0505 or visit our website –
www.crophungerwalk.org/bataviany

 

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

Plagiarism workshops in the library offered the week of April 25th

The library is offering multiple sessions of a workshop on how to avoid committing plagiarism.  The workshop will be offered at 7 different days/times and will be held in the library classroom on:

 

Monday April 25
11 – noon and 5 – 6 pm
Library classroom

 

Tuesday April 26
12:30 – 1:30 pm

 

Wednesday April 27
Noon – 1 pm and 5 – 6 pm

 

Thursday April 28
12:30 – 1:30 pm

 

Friday April 29
1 – 2 pm

 

The workshop will cover summarizing, paraphrasing, and MLA citation, though students are welcome to bring any questions they have about other citation styles.

We would very much appreciate it if you would promote the workshop to your students (thanks!) and offer extra credit for their attendance (double thanks!!).

Any instructor who is listed by a student as giving them extra credit will be notified.

 

Thanks!
Nicki
Nicki Lerczak
Instructional Services Librarian
Alfred C. O’Connell Library
Genesee Community College
Batavia, NY 14020
(585) 343-0055, Ext. 6418
http://www.genesee.edu/library