College News

GGC soccer field at dusk

GGC honored as gold-level NAIA Champions of Character Five-Star Institution

The NAIA recently named Georgia Gwinnett College a gold-level Champions of Character Five-Star Institution. GGC earned silver level last year. “I love national championship trophies, but that isn’t all that we’re about at GGC,” said Dr. Darin Wilson, director of Athletics. “Our office maintains a laser-like focus on our mission of developing lifelong leaders of character through academic and athletic… Read more →

group of GGC students

This is GGC

This short, fun and informative video introduces viewers to GGC and what makes it special. It was shown at the Founders Celebration reception and dinner and is also located on our YouTube channel.

Dr. Lois C. Richardson and Dr. Stas Preczewski in front of GGC's BizTown storefront

GGC featured in Junior Achievement BizTown

Georgia Gwinnett College has partnered with Junior Achievement (JA) to establish a presence in Discovery Center at Gwinnett by sponsoring a “storefront” in JA BizTown. This unique learning environment creates an opportunity where all Gwinnett County sixth graders are able to apply classroom lessons to a simulated macro-economy in which they take on the roles of employee, taxpayer and consumer…. Read more →

Group of 20 individuals, including the General, wearing hard hats and holding ceremonial shovels breaking ground.

College begins major expansion of Building C

A construction crane will once again dominate the Georgia Gwinnett College campus as the institution begins a major expansion of Building C, one of its main academic buildings. Building C will more than double in size with the addition of classrooms and offices that will enable GGC to serve its anticipated fall 2016 enrollment of about 13,000. The building was… Read more →

Jose Gutierrez speaking to a potential GGC student and parent

Gutierrez’s White House experience inspires future students

As an admissions counselor for Georgia Gwinnett College, Jose Gutierrez, ’15, speaks with prospective students from personal experience, especially about the many opportunities GGC provides for expanding one’s horizons. In Gutierrez’s case, his horizons were expanded all the way to the White House. The oldest of four children, Gutierrez is the first member of his family to graduate from college…. Read more →