50th Anniversary Events - Garrett College

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Celebrating 50 Home50th Anniversary Events

50th Anniversary Events


We hope you will be part of our yearlong 50th anniversary celebration by participating in the following events.

  • Online Trivia

    Test your knowledge of GC trivia!

  • Time Capsule Opening

    The Garrett College Student Government Association will officially open the time capsule buried on campus in 1971.

  • GC 50th Anniversary Holiday Card

    The 50th-anniversary-themed card will be on display on the College website.

  • $50 CEWD classes

    To commemorate the 50th Anniversary, Continuing Education and Workforce Development (CEWD) will offer selected $50 CEWD classes.

  • Replacement Time Capsule

    The Garrett College Student Government Association will bury a new time capsule, to be opened in 2031.

  • Garrett College Foundation Benefit

    This event will be a scholarship fundraiser.

  • Graduation of Garrett College’s 50th Class

    The College will have a special commencement speaker connected to GC’s 50th Anniversary.