Calendar Functions - Using PHP






Categories of events in calendar

To create any type of calendar, you need to specify the category whose events should be shown. Here is a current list of categories available (although not all will have events available yet).

Available Categories:
  • All
  • Academic
  • Alumni
  • Athletic
  • Community Events
  • Cont Ed
  • Fine Arts
  • General
  • HR Fac Staff
  • HR Students
  • International Education
  • Scholarship
  • Student Activities


Note: The category can be any one or combination (separated by commas) of the categories listed above. Please make sure the spelling is correct.

Locations of events in calendar

You also have the option of specifying the location whose events should be shown. Here is a current list of locations available

Available Locations:
  • All
  • College-Wide
  • Off-Campus
  • Alpharetta
  • Clarkston
  • Decatur
  • Dunwoody
  • Newton


GPC groups of people interested in events:

You also have the option of specifying the people whose events should be shown. Below is a current list of groups of people available.

Available GPC groups:
  • All
  • Current Student
  • Faculty / Staff
  • Future Student
  • Visitors / Friends



Creating a Large Calendar with Abbreviated Descriptions


Example:

 
< Prev Month June 2014 (6 months ago) Next Month >
Sun. Mon. Tues. Wed. Thurs. Fri. Sat.
1



2



3



4
Registrati...
5
Registrati...
6
Last Day f...
Registrati...
Registrati...
7
Registrati...
Registrati...
8
Registrati...
Registrati...
9
Midpoint f...
Registrati...
Registrati...
10
Registrati...
Registrati...
Withdraw (...
11
Registrati...
Registrati...
Withdraw (...
12
Registrati...
Registrati...
Withdraw (...
13
Registrati...
Registrati...
Withdraw (...
14
Registrati...
Registrati...
Withdraw (...
15
Registrati...
Registrati...
Withdraw (...
16
Registrati...
Registrati...
Withdraw (...
17
Registrati...
Registrati...
18
Registrati...
Registrati...
19
Last Day f...
Registrati...
Registrati...
20
Registrati...
Registrati...
21
Registrati...
Registrati...
22
Registrati...
Registrati...
23
Final Exam...
Registrati...
Registrati...
24
Midpoint f...
Registrati...
Registrati...
25
Grades due...
Registrati...
Registrati...
Withdraw (...
26
Last Day f...
Registrati...
Registrati...
Withdraw (...
27
Deadline t...
Registrati...
Withdraw (...
28
Registrati...
Withdraw (...
29
Registrati...
Withdraw (...
30
Registrati...
Second Hal...
Withdraw (...
         


To create a large calendar with abbreviated descriptions, place these lines of code anywhere on your page between the StartGPC() and EndGPC() lines and between PHP tags (<? and ?>):

$calendar_category="academic";  // view details about this line
$calendar_campus="all";  // view details about this line
$people="all";  // view details about this line
$calendar_width=540;  // optional line - values can be between 1 and 540
include "php_classes/calendar.php3";  // required line
echo $cal->get_calendar_grid();  // required line



Creating a Large Calendar with Full Descriptions


Example:

Printable Version
< Prev Month June 2014 (6 months ago) Next Month >
Sun. Mon. Tues. Wed. Thurs. Fri. Sat.
1



2



3



4
Registration for Second Half Term Classes

Web registration is available for Second Half Term classes only.
5
Registration for Second Half Term Classes

Web registration is available for Second Half Term classes only.
6
Last Day for Financial Aid Appeals

The last day that students may submit financial aid appeals for the Summer Session 2014 is Friday, June 6, 2014. Any appeals submitted after this date will be considered for the Fall Semester 2014.

Registration for Fall 2014

Web registration available.

Registration for Second Half Term Classes

Web registration is available for Second Half Term classes only.
7
Registration for Fall 2014

Web registration available.

Registration for Second Half Term Classes

Web registration is available for Second Half Term classes only.
8
Registration for Fall 2014

Web registration available.

Registration for Second Half Term Classes

Web registration is available for Second Half Term classes only.
9
Midpoint for First Half Term Classes

Registration for Fall 2014

Web registration available.

Registration for Second Half Term Classes

Web registration is available for Second Half Term classes only.
10
Registration for Fall 2014

Web registration available.

Registration for Second Half Term Classes

Web registration is available for Second Half Term classes only.

Withdraw (WF) - First Half Classes

Students must withdraw between June 10 and June 16 to receive a 'WF' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy

June 16 is the last day to withdraw from First Half Term Classes
11
Registration for Fall 2014

Web registration available.

Registration for Second Half Term Classes

Web registration is available for Second Half Term classes only.

Withdraw (WF) - First Half Classes

Students must withdraw between June 10 and June 16 to receive a 'WF' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy

June 16 is the last day to withdraw from First Half Term Classes
12
Registration for Fall 2014

Web registration available.

Registration for Second Half Term Classes

Web registration is available for Second Half Term classes only.

Withdraw (WF) - First Half Classes

Students must withdraw between June 10 and June 16 to receive a 'WF' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy

June 16 is the last day to withdraw from First Half Term Classes
13
Registration for Fall 2014

Web registration available.

Registration for Second Half Term Classes

Web registration is available for Second Half Term classes only.

Withdraw (WF) - First Half Classes

Students must withdraw between June 10 and June 16 to receive a 'WF' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy

June 16 is the last day to withdraw from First Half Term Classes
14
Registration for Fall 2014

Web registration available.

Registration for Second Half Term Classes

Web registration is available for Second Half Term classes only.

Withdraw (WF) - First Half Classes

Students must withdraw between June 10 and June 16 to receive a 'WF' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy

June 16 is the last day to withdraw from First Half Term Classes
15
Registration for Fall 2014

Web registration available.

Registration for Second Half Term Classes

Web registration is available for Second Half Term classes only.

Withdraw (WF) - First Half Classes

Students must withdraw between June 10 and June 16 to receive a 'WF' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy

June 16 is the last day to withdraw from First Half Term Classes
16
Registration for Fall 2014

Web registration available.

Registration for Second Half Term Classes

Web registration is available for Second Half Term classes only.

Withdraw (WF) - First Half Classes

Students must withdraw between June 10 and June 16 to receive a 'WF' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy

June 16 is the last day to withdraw from First Half Term Classes
17
Registration for Fall 2014

Web registration available.

Registration for Second Half Term Classes

Web registration is available for Second Half Term classes only.
18
Registration for Fall 2014

Web registration available.

Registration for Second Half Term Classes

Web registration is available for Second Half Term classes only.
19
Last Day for First Half Term Classes

Registration for Fall 2014

Web registration available.

Registration for Second Half Term Classes

Web registration is available for Second Half Term classes only.
20
Registration for Fall 2014

Web registration available.

Registration for Second Half Term Classes

Web registration is available for Second Half Term classes only.
21
Registration for Fall 2014

Web registration available.

Registration for Second Half Term Classes

Web registration is available for Second Half Term classes only.
22
Registration for Fall 2014

Web registration available.

Registration for Second Half Term Classes

Web registration is available for Second Half Term classes only.
23
Final Exams for First Half Term Classes
F inal Exam Schedule
Registration for Fall 2014

Web registration available.

Registration for Second Half Term Classes

Web registration is available for Second Half Term classes only.
24
Midpoint for Full Term Classes

Registration for Fall 2014

Web registration available.

Registration for Second Half Term Classes

Web registration is available for Second Half Term classes only.
25
Grades due for First Half Term Classes

Grades are due by 12:00 noon EDT.

Registration for Fall 2014

Web registration available.

Registration for Second Half Term Classes

Web registration is available for Second Half Term classes only.

Withdraw (WF) - Full Term Classes

Students must withdraw between June 25 and July 9 to receive a 'WF' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy

July 9 is the last day to withdraw from Full Term Classes
26
Last Day for Second Half Term Registration

Registration for Fall 2014

Web registration available.

Registration for Second Half Term Classes

Web registration is available for Second Half Term classes only.

Withdraw (WF) - Full Term Classes

Students must withdraw between June 25 and July 9 to receive a 'WF' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy

July 9 is the last day to withdraw from Full Term Classes
27
Deadline to Petition for In-state Tuition for Summer 2014

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

Registration for Fall 2014

Web registration available.

Withdraw (WF) - Full Term Classes

Students must withdraw between June 25 and July 9 to receive a 'WF' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy

July 9 is the last day to withdraw from Full Term Classes
28
Registration for Fall 2014

Web registration available.

Withdraw (WF) - Full Term Classes

Students must withdraw between June 25 and July 9 to receive a 'WF' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy

July 9 is the last day to withdraw from Full Term Classes
29
Registration for Fall 2014

Web registration available.

Withdraw (WF) - Full Term Classes

Students must withdraw between June 25 and July 9 to receive a 'WF' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy

July 9 is the last day to withdraw from Full Term Classes
30
Registration for Fall 2014

Web registration available.

Second Half Term Classes Begin

Withdraw (WF) - Full Term Classes

Students must withdraw between June 25 and July 9 to receive a 'WF' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy

July 9 is the last day to withdraw from Full Term Classes
         


To create a large calendar with full descriptions, place these lines of code anywhere on your page between the StartGPC() and EndGPC() lines and between PHP tags (<? and ?>):

$calendar_category="academic";  // view details about this line
$calendar_campus="all";  // view details about this line
$people="all";  // view details about this line
$calendar_width=540;  // optional line - values can be between 1 and 540
$long_descriptions=true;  // required line
include "php_classes/calendar.php3";  // required line
echo $cal->get_calendar_grid();  // required line



Creating a Small Calendar


Example:

<<June 2014>>
S M T W T F S
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30          


To create a small calendar, place these lines of code anywhere on your page between the StartGPC() and EndGPC() lines and between PHP tags (<? and ?>):

$calendar_category="academic";  // view details about this line
$calendar_campus="all";  // view details about this line
$people="all";  // view details about this line
include "php_classes/calendar.php3";  // required line
echo $cal->get_small_calendar();  // required line



Creating a List of Events


Example:

Please list valid category name(s)

Mon., Oct. 27 thru
Tue., Jan. 6, 2015

Registration for Spring 2015 - Open
Registration is available for Full Term, First Half and Second Half classes for the Spring 2015 Semester.

Mon., Dec. 15 thru
Mon., Jan. 26, 2015

Book Allowance Available to Students - First Half / Full Term
Book allowance will be made available for use in campus bookstores for students with eligible financial aid.

Sun., 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!

Wed., Jan. 7, 2015 thru
Sun., Jan. 11, 2015

Final Registration - Spring 2015
Registration is available for Full Term, First Half and Second Half classes for the Spring 2015 Semester.


To create a list of events, place these lines of code anywhere on your page between the StartGPC() and EndGPC() lines and between PHP tags (<? and ?>):

$calendar_category="40th anniversary";  // view details about this line
$calendar_campus="all";  // view details about this line
$people="all";  // view details about this line
$calendar_list_number=4;  // optional line - specifies number of events shown (will default to 3 if not specified)
$no_description=false;  // optional line - by default, $no_description is false and the event description is shown (if $no_description is set to true, the event description will not be shown)
include "php_classes/calendar.php3";  // required line
echo $cal->get_calendar_list();  // Option 1 (All Events)
Use Option 1 or 2
echo $cal->get_calendar_list_noacad();  // Option 2 (All with No Academic Events)
Use Option 1 or 2



Creating a Scrollbox of Events


Example:



To create a scrollbox of events, place these lines of code anywhere on your page between the StartGPC() and EndGPC() lines and between PHP tags (<? and ?>):

Note: any page that contains a scrollbox of events will NOT display the "GPC Main Menu" dropdown on the top banner of the GPC Look & Feel.

$calendar_category="academic";  // view details about this line
$calendar_campus="all";  // view details about this line
$people="Current Student";  // view details about this line
$calendar_width=150;  // optional line - values can be between 1 and 540
$scrollbox_delay=4000;  // optional line - values are in milliseconds
include "php_classes/calendar.php3";  // required line
echo $cal->get_scrollbox();  // required line