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Georgia Gwinnett College students and veterans hold armfuls of U.S. flags in front of Building B

GGC recognized as friendly to the military

Georgia Gwinnett College has twice been recognized for its service to students who are veterans or who currently serve in the U.S. military. For a second year, the college has been recognized as a military-friendly school by Victory Media and is listed by the organization at its www.gijobs.com Web site. Founded in 2001, Victory Media is a veteran-owned business that plays a pivotal role in helping… Read more →

Ashley Beyke pitching

Grizzly Athletics named Champions of Character

It’s highly unusual for a college to build an intercollegiate athletics program, as well as its facilities, in only about a year. It’s also highly unusual for a new intercollegiate athletics program to perform so well its first season. And of course, it’s unheard of for a new program to win regional and national championships during its first year of… Read more →

Stas Preczewski with GGC Mascot and 14 others on the stairs at the Capitol

College kicks off 10th anniversary

What better way to launch “GGC10” than where it all began …

Throughout 2015, Georgia Gwinnett College will observe numerous milestones marking its 10th anniversary year. To kick off “GGC10,” the college took its celebration to the Georgia state legislature, where the process to create the college officially began.

Two female chemistry student using molecular modeling kits as teacher looks on.

The GGC model: transforming lives, families and communities

When it was founded only 10 years ago, Georgia Gwinnett was envisioned as very different from the typical college. Some called its model an “experiment.” Thanks to dedicated faculty and staff, the experiment works. As an innovative model for 21st Century higher education and an access institution, GGC was literally built from the ground up for individual student success – no… Read more →