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Fun Ways to Celebrate July 4 This Year

The fourth of July has long been a day reserved for celebrating the birth of American independence. Since it is a federal holiday, many people do not have to work and can spend the day with family and friends. There are many ways to enjoy this day — have a picnic, attend a parade, concert, […]

May Event Review

In May we were excited to welcome back several of our established clients to The Conference Center at GTCC, for face to face meetings. Some of our May events included a local school administration meeting, end of year testing for an online student academy and a 4-day leadership meeting for a local manufacturing company. We […]

Featured Conference Space: Classrooms 130 & 131

This month we are featuring Classrooms 130 & 131 Combined. Located on the 1st floor and just outside the Auditorium, clients love this space for the accessibility and location to the larger event spaces. These rooms are great for smaller breakout sessions, but can also be used together or separately in multiple different configurations for maximum […]

Employee Spotlight - Carmen Scott

This month’s employee spotlight features Carmen Scott, our Evening Custodian at the Cameron Campus. Carmen began her work at the Cameron Campus in January of 2020 but joined the GTCC team officially on August 10, 2020. Carmen’s can-do attitude and lighthearted spirit is sure to always brighten your day. Carmen is very diligent in her […]

2021 Student Portfolio Day Showcase

On April 27th we hosted the 2021 Student Portfolio Day Showcase! This annual event was an opportunity for 2021 graduates in the GTCC Advertising and Graphic Design programs to showcase their work to not only GTCC, but also to members of the community, as well as potential employers. Fine Art pieces were also on display. […]

Employee Spotlight Linda Justice

Our employee spotlight this month is Linda Justice, Guest Services and Events Coordinator. Linda has been employed with GTCC for over 14 years but joined the Conference Center team in 2018. Her responsibilities include all things Guest Service at our reception area (and always welcoming guests with a warm hello and a smile), planning and […]

2021 President’s Leadership Seminar

We recently hosted the 2021 President’s Leadership Seminar, which is sponsored by the GTCC Foundation. This semi-annual seminar is designed to engage GTCC’s emerging leaders and those serving in leadership positions with national and statewide experts, focusing exclusively on community college philosophy, issues, programs, policy, and leadership. Participants are nominated by their colleagues or managers […]

Employee Spotlight - Erik Halbrend, AV Technician

Our employee spotlight this quarter is our Audio Visual Technician, Erik Halbrend. Erik began employment with us in June of 2019 and brought a wealth of IT and AV experience with him, as well as a great sense of humor. What we love most about Erik is his ability to remain calm under pressure. Troubleshooting […]

Client Referral Program

New in 2021! Tell all your friends about us and reap the benefits when they book an event at The Conference Center. We think word of mouth and sharing your great experiences is the best form of marketing! Choose from one of the below options when a group you referred contracts a new event with […]

Hosting Successful Hybrid Meetings With Eased Restrictions

It is difficult to believe that it has been a little more than a year since COVID-19 changed the way we live and work. When it was clear the virus was an issue, many people thought we would just need to “lay low” for a few weeks and then it would be business as usual. […]


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