The GPC Learning & Tutoring Center has six locations to serve you!

October 1st - 7th, 2012

International Tutor Appreciation Week (formerly National Tutor Week) occurs every year during the first full week of October. It is a time to recognize and show appreciation for the great work that tutors do in helping students overcome their academic challenges and becoming independent learners. The Learning and Tutoring Center invites you to help us celebrate tutoring and our tutors. Please join us by participating in any and all of this year's events and activities listed below.

College-wide Events

-- LTC YouTube Competition Kick-off, Submissions accepted Oct 1-Dec 31
Submit your video about the LTC and see it posted on the LTC YouTube page. The video with the most "likes" by Jan 31st wins a $50 Amazon.com gift card.

Alpharetta Campus Events

-- Thank a Tutor!, Oct 1-5, All Day, LTC
All week come by and sign our banner to thank a tutor.

Clarkston Campus Events

-- Thank a Tutor!, Oct 1-5, All Day, LTC
All week come by and sign one of our banners to thank a tutor.

-- Giveaways & Activities, Oct 1-5, All Day, LTC
Visit the LTC anytime to take part in a variety of giveaways and activities all week.

-- Community Clean Up, Oct 5, 10am-12noon
LTC staff will be joining the Clarkston Campus JAG Service Committee's Community Clean Up. We will be assisting in cleaning up Memorial College Avenue as part of the JAG Adopt-a-Road program.

-- Tutor Appreciation Reception, Oct 5, 2pm-3pm, LTC
The reception is to honor ALL tutors, student assistants and volunteers in the tutoring center, and to recognize tutors who received CRLA certification this year.

Decatur Campus Events

-- Tutors are Great Because..., Oct 1-6, All Day, LTC
Drop by and let us know why you believe LTC tutors are great by completing one of our thank you cards.

Dunwoody Campus Events

-- Thank a Tutor!, Oct 1-7, All Day, LTC
All week come by and sign our banner to thank your favorite tutor.

-- Fun on the Green, Oct 3, 11am-1pm, Dunwoody Campus Lawn
Activities include: Golfball Run, Hula Hoop Contest, Frisbee Toss, Double Dutch Contest

Newton Campus Events

-- Say THANKS to a Tutor, Oct 1-5, All Day, LTC (2N-3300)
All week come by and sign one of our banners to thank a tutor.

-- Communication Keys: A Lunchtime Video Series, Oct 1, 12noon, 2N-2260
Join us as we learn communication keys of body language and diversity through these videos:
Body Language I: Beyond Words (24 min)
Body Language II: Reading People (24 min)
Valuing Diversity: Multicultural Communication (19 min)

-- LTC Open House, Oct 3, 1pm-3pm, LTC (2N-3300)
Come see our new look! We will conduct mini tours and serve refreshments.

-- Art Exhibit, Oct 3-10, All Day, LTC (2N-3300)
Check out the art of Richard Sells, LTC English Tutor and Artist.