GCC Opens $6.1M Student Success Center

NYLON – The new Student Success Center at Genesee Community College's Batavia campus officially opened on Monday. According to a press release from GCC, the facility forms the new 'front door' of the main campus. The two-story facility is 18,478 square feet and connected to the existing college though a second story bridge that goes into the Conable Technology Building. It is centrally located on the main Clock Tower Plaza, and creates a new … [Read more...]

GCC’s Success Center and Arena Nearing Final Phase

LIVINGSTON COUNTY – Two major construction projects at Genesee Community College (GCC) are about to graduate to their final phase. According to a press release from GCC, both the 18,478 square foot Student Success Center and the 45,000 square foot Richard C. Call Arena are on schedule and on budget. The College says that there have been no safety issues throughout the duration of the project. The dual construction project of the two new … [Read more...]

Livingston County Public Safety Heroes Share their Careers at GCC

DANSVILLE – Livingston County's public safety personnel presented their careers to college students at Genesee Community College (GCC) last week. Sheriff Thomas Dougherty said in a press release that members of the Sheriff's Office, Livingston County Emergency Management, Livingston County Emergency Medical Services, and Livingston County Public Health went to Emergency Service Careers Exploration Day at Genesee Community College (GCC) in … [Read more...]

NYS Sheriff’s Association Awards $250 to Three Exceptional GCC Students

NYLON – The Livingston County Sheriff's Office announced that three Genesee Community College (GCC) students were among this year's recipients of the New York State Sheriff's Association (NYSSA) annual $250 scholarships. According to a press release from Livingston County Sheriff Thomas Dougherty, NYSSA awards deserving students enrolled in criminal justice, police science or similar program in each of the State’s community colleges and at … [Read more...]

GCC Board of Trustees Approves 7 Contracts for $21.5M in New Buildings

NYLON — Genesee Community College (GCC)'s board of trustees has approved the award of various construction bids for two capital construction projects on the Batavia Campus. According to a press release from GCC, the two projects will be construction of the Student Success Center and the Event Center, and the combined cost estimate is $21,476,070. Allied Builders, Inc. from Brockport will contract for general construction at … [Read more...]

GCC Batavia’s Telemedicine Gives Students Professional Care from Anywhere

BATAVIA — Genesee Community College (GCC)'s Health Services is now offering telemedicine to students at its Batavia campus, providing students healthcare at a distance. According to a press release from Genesee Community College, a partnership with Genesee Urgent Care has led to the development of telemedicine coverage on its Batavia campus, allowing patients with access to licensed medical professionals in real time, regardless of … [Read more...]

GCC to Accept Bids for Construction of Two Buildings

NYLON — Genesee Community College (GCC) will be offering two major construction projects for bid to contractors after reviews by the GCC Board of Trustees. According to a press release from GCC, JMZ Architects and Planners are carefully designing the bid packages to attract as many local contractors as possible. "Construction documents are almost complete and everything is on schedule," said Kristin G. Schmitt, AIA, principal of JMZ … [Read more...]

Daviau Welcomes New Year as GCC Foundation President

BATAVIA — New officers have arrived with the new year to the Genesee Community College (GCC) Foundation, which guides fundraising programs, endowment funds, and stewardship activities for GCC. According to a press release from GCC, the Foundation Board is comprised of leading civic and business leaders, all volunteers, who guide the Foundation's fund raising programs, endowment funds, and stewardship activities, and who serve as advocates for … [Read more...]

GCC to be Site in Global ‘Hour of Code’ to Multiply Computer Savvy Students

NYLON – Genesee Community College (GCC) will be the host of one of the world's largest computer code learning events this December in an attempt to spread computer savvyness. According to a press release from GCC, over 100 partners have joined together to support the week-long event, 'The Hour of Code,' which is being held across the globe from Dec. 7 through Dec. 13, 2015 . Last year, every Apple Store in the world hosted an Hour of Code and … [Read more...]

GCC Opens Nominations for 2016 Alumni Hall of Fame

NYLON – The College Foundation at Genesee Community College (GCC) knows there are many outstanding graduates who have made a lasting impact on their communities and is now accepting nominations for the 2016 Alumni Hall of Fame. According to a press release from GCC, nearly 30 outstanding graduates of Genesee Community College have been inducted into GCC's Alumni Hall of Fame since 2007. "The success of these graduates serves as an … [Read more...]