All Events

June 2014


Jun. 18-Aug. 29 Photo Shoots for New Fulltime Employees

Newton 2N2100
6/18 11A-1P
6/25 3P-5P

Dunwoody NA2130
7/9 11A-1P
7/16 3P-5P

Alpharetta AA2145
7/10 11A-1P
7/17 3P-5P

Decatur SF2101
7/23 11A-1P
7/30 3P-3P

Clarkston
8/6 11A-1P CL4190
8/13 3P-5P CL4180

Lakeside 1501(#3)
8/20 11A-1P
8/27 3P-5P

Make Up Day - Friday, 8/29 10A-1P CL4190

Online employees may attend any of the listed shoots.

August 2014


Aug. 5-28 Welcome Week at Alpharetta (Alpharetta Event)
Tuesday, August 26

Digital Photo Booth
Props, friends, fun & you!
10 AM – 10 PM, 1st Floor Lobby

Two Time Guinness Greatest Memory World Record Holder Dave Farrow presents: The Farrow Method – The Ultimate Study & Exam Prep System
The most effective memory training system in the world today!
10 AM & 1 PM, Room 1140

Aug. 11-Sep. 1 Financial Aid available for use in the bookstore
For eligible students financial aid will be available for use in the bookstore during this period.

Aug. 18-27 Welcome Activities at Dunwoody (Dunwoody Event)
August 18
Meet & Greet SGA/JAG
Student Ctr/Gazebo 1-4 pm
Rita’s Ice Social

August 19
Meet & Greet SGA/JAG
Student Ctr/2nd Floor 8-11 am
Breakfast Snack Social

August 27
Welcome Wednesday
Quad 1-4 pm MASH UP event, free mini golf, midway games, Wii Dance, bungee run Concession, door prizes & much more!


Aug. 18-28 Welcome Week at Clarkston (Clarkston Event)

Mon., 8/18 - CN Bldg.
Build a Biscuit Breakfast
(hosted by Student Life & JAG)
8 AM
Resource Fair
11 AM - 1 PM

Wed., 8/20 - CN Bldg.
Resource Fair
11 AM - 1 PM

Fri., 8/22 - Northlake Movie Tavern
A Day at the Movies
(get ticket in Student Life Office, CN1440)
11 AM

Throwback Thursday with V103, 8/28
Clarkston 90's Block Party
Rush, fashion & dance contests, music, food
Outside CN Bldg. - 2PM

Aug. 20-Sep. 10 Withdraw (W) - First Half Classes

Students must withdraw between August 20 and September 10 to receive a 'W' for the class.
href="http://www.gpc.edu/catalog/withdrawals"target="_blank">Withdrawal Policy

Aug. 20-Oct. 14 Withdraw (W) - Full Term Classes

Students must withdraw between August 20 and October 14 to receive a 'W' for the class.
href="http://www.gpc.edu/catalog/withdrawals"target="_blank">Withdrawal Policy

Aug. 25-28 Welcome Week at Alpharetta (Alpharetta Event)
Mon., Aug. 25

Limitless Potential!
Be in the Know, Get Involved - information & giveaways from clubs/organizations, offices & departments!
10 AM – 2 PM, 1st Floor Lobby

King of Pops
Get a refreshing treat while supplies last!
12 PM – 3 PM
Outside, Front Entrance

Career Service Workshop: The Perfect Fit
Presented by: Adelaide Richardson, Asst. Dir. of Career Services
2 PM – 3 PM, Room 1140


Aug. 25-28 Welcome Week at Alpharetta (Alpharetta Event)
Thurs., Aug. 28

Digital Photo Booth - Props, friends, fun & you!
8:00AM – 4:00PM, 1st Floor Lobby

Classic Arcade - Centipede, Dig Dug, Donkey Kong, Frogger, Galaga, Pac Man, Spy Hunter, Tron & Atari w/LCD screen
10:00AM – 4:00PM, Room 1140

Aug. 25-28 Welcome Week at Alpharetta (Alpharetta Event)
Wed., Aug. 27

Digital Photo Booth
Props, friends, fun & you!
8:00AM – 10:00PM, 1st Floor Lobby

On-Call Paintball field field has come to you!
12:00PM – 4:00PM, West Parking Lot Green


Aug. 25-28 Welcome Week at Newton (Newton Event)
Mon., Aug. 25 National Banana Split Day
12 - 2 pm 1N Lobby
Free banana split & student guidebook

Tues., Aug. 26 Movie - “Captain Phillips”
12 – 2 pm 2N 1100 (Lecture Hall)
Free popcorn

Wed., Aug. 27 Outdoor Xperience
11 am – 3 pm Lawn
Free rock climbing & robo-surfing

Thurs., Aug. 28 Club/Organization Fair
11 am – 1 pm 2N Lobby
Free leis & nacho bar for active participants

Aug. 25-31 Faculty Report No Shows

The SIS will be available for reporting no shows from August 25 to August 31 at 8:00 pm EDT.

September 2014


Sep. 1 Labor Day Holiday

The college is closed.

Sep. 3 Understanding Credit (Decatur Event)
Understand your credit report and how to boost your credit score with Georgia United Credit Union and the GPC Alumni Association. Participants will have the chance to win a $200 Visa gift card.

The event is free to attend. Must register for the drawing.

12 p.m.-1 p.m.
Decatur Campus, SF2100

Register/more info

Sep. 8 Refunds will be available
Refunds will be available to students starting this day.

Sep. 8-30 Second Half Registration Continues
Registration is re-opened for second half courses.

Sep. 10 Midpoint for First Half Term Classes

Sep. 11-24 Withdraw (WF) - First Half Classes

Students must withdraw between September 11 and September 24 to receive a 'WF' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy



September 24 is the last day to withdraw from First Half Term Classes

Sep. 18 GPC Night at the Georgia Dome
We are offering discounted tickets to see the Atlanta Falcons take on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Prices vary depending on section. Proceeds of ticket sales for this event benefit the GPCAA scholarship fund.

Enter offer code: tickets

Get your tickets here!

Sep. 19 Deadline to Petition for In-state Tuition for Fall 2014

The petition for in-state tuition and all supporting documentation must be submitted by this date in order to be considered for Fall 2014.

Sep. 22 Second Half Application Deadline
- To be admitted for the second half please ensure all necessary documents are submitted by this date.

Sep. 23 DeKalb Symphony Orchestra Concert (Clarkston Event)
with Fyodor Cherniavsky, conductor

Featuring Christina Smith, flute
Rodrigo: "Concierto Pastorale"
&
World Premiere:
Greg McLean: "An Indoor Overture"

Tuesday, Sept. 23 @ 8 p.m.
Cole Auditorium, Fine Arts Building

Tickets: $5 with each GPC ID
Full price tix: $22; Seniors: $20;
Other Students: $10

Reservations: 678-891-3565
www.dekalbsymphony.org

October 2014


Oct. 1 Last Day for First Half Term Classes

Oct. 1 Second Half Drop for Nonpayment
All students who have not resolved their Fall tuition account balances by 4PM
EDT will be dropped from their class schedule. Resolution of balances includes
the receipt of Financial Aid.

Oct. 1 The Basics of Money Management (Dunwoody Event)
Learn the basics of money management with Georgia United Credit Union and the GPC Alumni Association. Participants will have the chance to win a $200 Visa gift card.

The event is free to attend. Must register for the drawing.

12 p.m.-1 p.m.
Dunwoody Campus, NB 2100

Register/more info

Oct. 2-6 Final Exams for First Half Term Classes
Final Exam Schedule

Oct. 5 Guest Artist Concert (Clarkston Event)
Nikolai Panov Jazz Combo

Sunday, October 5 @ 5 p.m.

Performance Studio, Fine Arts Building
(use North Entrance)

Free
Neither ticket nor reservations required

Further information: 678-891-3572

Oct. 7 Student Study Day

No classes held. The college is open.

Oct. 8 Grades due for First Half Term Classes

Grades are due by 12:00 noon EDT.

Oct. 13 Second Half Term Classes Begin

Oct. 13-19 No Show Attendance Period for Second Half Term Classes

Oct. 14 Midpoint for Full Term Classes

Oct. 14 Second Half Final Drop for Nonpayment
All students who have not resolved their Fall tuition account balances by 4PM
EDT will be dropped from their class schedule. Resolution of balances includes
the receipt of Financial Aid.

Oct. 14-Nov. 5 Withdraw (W) - Second Half Classes

Students must withdraw between October 14 and November 5 to receive a 'W' for the class.
href="http://www.gpc.edu/catalog/withdrawals"target="_blank">Withdrawal Policy

Oct. 15-Nov. 24 Withdraw (WF) - Full Term Classes

Students must withdraw between October 15 and November 24 to receive a 'WF' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy



November 24 is the last day to withdraw from Full Term Classes

Oct. 20-26 Faculty Report No Shows

The SIS will be available for reporting no shows from October 20 to October 26 at 8:00 pm EDT.

Oct. 24 Theatre Arts Guild Production (Clarkston Event)
"A Midsummer Night's Dream"
by William Shakespeare

Friday, October 24 @ 8 p.m.

Cole Auditorium, Fine Arts Building

Tickets: $15 with discounts available
Free with GPC ID

Reservations/Information: 678-891-3572

Oct. 25 Theatre Arts Guild Production (Clarkston Event)
"A Midsummer Night's Dream"
by William Shakespeare

Saturday, October 25 @ 8 p.m.

Cole Auditorium, Fine Arts Building

Tickets: $15 with discounts available
Free with GPC ID

Reservations/Information: 678-891-3572

Oct. 26 Theatre Arts Guild Production (Clarkston Event)
"A Midsummer Night's Dream"
by William Shakespeare

Sunday, October 26 @ 3 p.m.

Cole Auditorium, Fine Arts Building

Tickets: $15 with discounts available
Free with GPC ID

Reservations/Information: 678-891-3572

Oct. 29 Perimeter Flutes Concert (Clarkston Event)
Wednesday, October 29 @ 1 p.m.

Performance Studio
Fine Arts Building (North Entrance)

Free
Neither ticket nor reservation required

For information: 678-891-3572

Oct. 31 Theatre Arts Guild Production (Clarkston Event)
"A Midsummer Night's Dream"
by William Shakespeare

Friday, October 31 @ 8 p.m.

Cole Auditorium, Fine Arts Building

Tickets: $15 with discounts available
Free with GPC ID

Reservations/Information: 678-891-3572

November 2014


Nov. 1 Theatre Arts Guild Production (Clarkston Event)
"A Midsummer Night's Dream"
by William Shakespeare

Saturday, November 1 @ 8 p.m.

Cole Auditorium, Fine Arts Building

Tickets: $15 with discounts available
Free with GPC ID

Reservations/Information: 678-891-3572

Nov. 2 Theatre Arts Guild Production (Clarkston Event)
"A Midsummer Night's Dream"
by William Shakespeare

Sunday, November 2 @ 3 p.m.

Cole Auditorium, Fine Arts Building

Tickets: $15 with discounts available
Free with GPC ID

Reservations/Information: 678-891-3572

Nov. 5 Midpoint for Second Half Term Classes

Nov. 5 Managing College Debt (Newton Event)
Learn how to pay back student loans with Georgia United Credit Union and the GPC Alumni Association. Participants will have the chance to win a $200 Visa gift card.

The event is free to attend. Must register for the drawing.

Newton Campus, 1N2230
12 p.m.- 1 p.m.

Register/more info.

Nov. 5 Student Vocal Recital (Clarkston Event)
Featuring GPC Vocal Performance Students

Wednesday, November 5 @ 1 p.m.

Cole Auditorium, Fine Arts Building

Free
Neither ticket nor reservation required
For information: 678-891-3572

Nov. 6-20 Withdraw (WF) - Second Half Classes

Students must withdraw between November 6 and November 20 to receive a 'WF' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy



November 20 is the last day to withdraw from Second Half Term Classes

Nov. 7 Annual Nursing Alumni Association Breakfast
Join your fellow nursing alumni during Alumni Weekend for the annual breakfast. More details coming soon!

November 7, 2014
10 a.m.-12 p.m.
Location: TBD

Nov. 11 DeKalb Symphony Orchestra Concert (Clarkston Event)
with Fyodor Cherniavsky, conductor

All Orchestral Concert

World Premiere:
Michael Kurth: "Inquisivity"

Tuesday, November 11 @ 8 p.m.

Cole Auditorium, Fine Arts Building

Tickets: $5 with each GPC ID
Full price tickets: $22; Seniors: $20; Student at other schools: $10

Reservations: 678-891-3565 or www.dekalbsymphony.org

Nov. 12 DeKalb Youth Symphony Orchestra Concert (Clarkston Event)
with Earl Kuutti, conductor

Wednesday, November 12 @ 8 p.m.

Cole Auditorium, Fine Arts Building

Free
Neither ticket nor reservation required
For information: 678-891-3572

Nov. 12 GPC Reads Author Event, "Picking Cotton"
Dunwoody Auditorium, NC 1100
10 a.m.
Guest speaker: Ronald Cotton

Clarkston Cole Auditorium
2 p.m.
Guest speakers: Jennifer Thompson-Cannino and Ronald Cotton. Book signing to follow.

Both events free to attend with GPC ID. Alumni and community members can attend with a donation.

Nov. 13 Atlanta Guitar Guild Concert (Clarkston Event)
Sunday, November 16 @ 3 p.m.

Performance Studio, Fine Arts Building
(use North entrance)


Free
Neither ticket nor reservation required
For information: 678-891-3572

Nov. 13 Jaguar Jazz Combo Concert (Clarkston Event)
with Stacey Houghton, director

Thursday, November 13 @ 1 p.m.

Cole Auditorium, Fine Arts Building

Free
Neither ticket nor reservation required
For information: 678-891-3572

Nov. 18 GPC Faculty Concert (Clarkston Event)
Featuring Caleb Herron, percussion

Tuesday, November 18 @ 8 p.m.

Cole Auditorium, Fine Arts Building

Free
Neither ticket nor reservation required
For information: 678-891-3572

Nov. 19 Student Instrumental Recital (Clarkston Event)
Featuring GPC instrumental performance students

Wednesday, November 19 @ 1 p.m.

Cole Auditorium, Fine Arts Building

Free
Neither ticket nor reservation required
For information: 678-891-3572

Nov. 20 GPC Community Wind Ensemble Concert (Clarkston Event)
with Slava Prudchenko, conductor

Thursday, November 20 @ 8 p.m.

Cole Auditorium, Fine Arts Building

Free
Neither ticket nor reservation required
For information: 678-891-3572

Nov. 22 Last Day for Saturday Classes

Nov. 24 GPC Jazz Ensemble (Clarkston Event)
with Greg McLean, director

Monday, November 24 @ 8 p.m.

Cole Auditorium, Fine Arts Building

Free
Neither ticket nor reservation required
For information: 678-891-3572

Nov. 25 Last Day for Second Half Term Classes

Nov. 26 Student Study Day

No classes held. The college is open.

Nov. 27-30 Thanksgiving Holiday

The college is closed.

Nov. 30 GPC Night at the Georgia Dome
We are offering discounted tickets to see the Atlanta Falcons take on the Arizona Cardinals. Prices vary depending on section. Proceeds of ticket sales for this event benefit the GPCAA scholarship fund.

Enter offer code: tickets

Get your tickets here!

December 2014


Dec. 1-2 Final Exams for Second Half Term Classes
Final Exam Schedule

Dec. 2 Last Day for Full Term Classes

Dec. 2 GPC Chorale Concert (Clarkston Event)
with Brian Bonin, conductor

Tuesday, December 2 @ 8 p.m.

Cole Auditorium, Fine Arts Building

Free
Neither ticket nor reservation required
For information: 678-891-3572

Dec. 3-9 Final Exams for Full Term Classes
Final Exam Schedule

Dec. 5 Music Performance Exams - Juries (Clarkston Event)
For GPC music performance students
NOT A PUBLIC EVENT
NO ATTENDANCE CREDIT AVAILABLE

Friday, December 5

Piano and Vocal Juries in Cole Auditorium
Instrumental Juries in Performance Studio

Individuals to be scheduled

Rehearsal times posted by Cole stage door by 11/24

For further information, contact YOUR applied instructor

Dec. 12 Grades due for Full and Second Half Term Classes

Grades are due by 12:00 noon EST.

Dec. 12 Graduation Date for Fall 2014

Official graduation date for Fall 2014. Graduates may attend the Spring 2015 Commencement ceremony.

Dec. 16 Grades Available to Students for Full Term, First Half, and Second Half Classes

Dec. 28 GPC Night at the Georgia Dome
We are offering discounted tickets to see the Atlanta Falcons take on the Carolina Panthers. Prices vary depending on section. Proceeds of ticket sales for this event benefit the GPCAA scholarship fund.

Enter offer code: tickets

Get your tickets here!

January 2015


Jan. 12 Full Term and First Half Classes Begin

Jan. 19 Martin Luther King Holiday

March 2015


Mar. 9-15 Spring Break

Mar. 18 Second Half Classes Begin