Posts Tagged ‘ Gateway Community College ’

State’s Fastest Growing Community College Opens New Haven Campus

Sep 5th, 2012 | By

Gateway Community College (GCC) recently held grand opening ceremonies for its new $198 million downtown campus, one of the largest construction projects the state of Connecticut has ever undertaken. The new campus brings hundreds of jobs and thousands of students to downtown New Haven and adds a new higher education partner to the downtown landscape.

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New Gateway solar energy lab to help local workforce reap benefits of recent energy legislation

Nov 21st, 2011 | By

  NORTH HAVEN, Conn. (Nov. 17, 2011) — Gateway Community College’s Center for a Sustainable Future unveiled its new solar energy laboratory today with a ribbon-cutting ceremony and tour. Located on the college’s North Haven campus, the lab allows GCC to offer one of the region’s few solar installation training programs with a hands-on component.

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When green jobs open up, will workforce be there?

Oct 4th, 2011 | By

Gateway Community College in New Haven had great expectations for the inaugural term of its Center for a Sustainable Future, with 10 continuing education courses from hands-on solar training in a brand-new lab to certification as a sustainable building adviser. But so far, only two of the courses have enough people enrolled to make them viable.



Gateway’s Center for a Sustainable Future offers classes ranging from grant writing to Solar Design and Installation

Aug 15th, 2011 | By

As the State of Connecticut organizes the many new programs and economic opportunities enabled by the passage this spring of sweeping energy legislation, CT Environmental Headlines is pleased to share with you the Center for a Sustainable Future course schedule for the Fall of 2011. Click on this environmental headline for the complete story.



Aug. 26 deadline to apply for new clean water management scholarships at GCC

Aug 9th, 2011 | By

A new collaboration between Gateway Community College and the Connecticut Green Jobs Partnership has made 11 scholarships available for the fall semester to students who commit to completing GCC’s new SOAR Clean Water Management Certificate Program by May 2012. The deadline to apply for the scholarships is Aug. 26.



Community college program helps the unemployed, the environment, and a local business

May 14th, 2011 | By

Nine unemployed individuals are ready to begin a new “green” job skills program offered through Gateway Community College’s Center for a Sustainable Future that will not only train them how to carefully deconstruct buildings and reuse materials, but also lead to jobs with the a Hamden company that is a partner with the project.



Gateway Community College’s registration for a Sustainable Future Summer classes has begun

Apr 4th, 2011 | By

Gateway Community College’s registration for summer classes began on April 1, 2011. For those of you who have been waiting to register for any of the classes in our attached summer schedule, you may register now. Please note the reduction in fees for attending their two solar offerings.



Alternative Fuel Vehicle Day Odyssey, Oct. 15 at Gateway, New Haven

Oct 7th, 2010 | By

On Friday, Oct. 15, Gateway Community College will take part in the national Alternative Fuel Vehicle (AFV) Day Odyssey, designed to educate the public about alternative fuel and advanced technology vehicles.