SculpTour, through July 28
Public Art Encounter. The fifth installment of Suwanee'spopular SculpTour temporary sculpture exhibitionencompasses 20pieces, as well as 8 additional permanent exhibits. This walkable outdoor exhibit of original sculptures is centered around Suwanee's Town Green, a great place for lunch, a drink, or just spending the day at the park. CLICK... Read more
Early Childhood Education Students Get Hands-On Experience
Students in the Early Childhood Care and Education (ECCE) program at Gwinnett Tech can prepare for jobs in special education, preschool administration or as teacher assistants and classroom para-professionals. "Many students start with a one-semester certificate program, realize they love teaching and go on to earn their associate degree,"... Read more
Record-Setting Ceremony!
Georgia Gwinnett College awarded a record 505 bachelor's degrees during its 23rd commencement ceremony on May 18 held on the college's Library Lawn. This is the first ceremony in the college's history in which the graduate number surpassed 500. Adding to the day's highlights, GGC awarded bachelor's degrees to... Read more
Making a Difference Through Music
Ed McQuade, Buford City Schools Teacher of the Year, just finished his 28th year in the classroom - or choral room, in his case. McQuade has taught middle school (grades 6 8) choral students his entire career and is committed to the role of arts education in elevating students'... Read more
I Love My Job!
If you have to work and who doesn't? working for a great employer can make all the difference. Five companies with Gwinnett roots have been named "Best Places to Work." The five made Georgia Trends annual Best Places to Work in Georgia list. Getting the nod were BrandBank, based... Read more
Parks with a Pool: Chill Out Here
You know Gwinnett County has an award-winning parks system, right? You know what else they have? Award-winning lifeguards keeping you safe at nine Gwinnett County Parks and Recreation Aquatic Centers. These highly-trained lifeguards have won the Georgia Recreation and Park Association's State Lifeguard Competition Team Championship five years in... Read more
Suwanee Town Center is Growing
Suwanee's already bustling Town Center is expanding, bringing more retail, dining and living options to residents. Shop, eat, live... plus parking! The City of Suwanee Downtown Development Authority, with developer Terwilliger Pappas and Carlyle Realty Partners, hosted a groundbreaking ceremony last month for Solis Town Center, a 240-unit mixed-use... Read more
The State of Economic Development in Georgia
Thursday, August 03, 2017 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM EST Infinite Energy Forum 6400 Sugarloaf Parkway Duluth, GA 30097 In 2016 Georgia was named the #1 State to do business for the fourth year in a row bySite Selection Magazine.Georgia's stable economy, strong infrastructure and skilled workforce make it... Read more
Do you remember what you were doing 20 years ago in that long-ago summer of 1997? We were putting the finishing touches on the inaugural issue of Gwinnett Magazine, a brand-new publication committed to sharing the good news about Gwinnett -- including all the reasons our home town was... Read more
Save the Date to Serve!
Mark your calendars! The 18th Annual Gwinnett Great Days of Service is October 20 21. Gwinnett Great Days of Service is one of the largest community volunteer events in the nation conceived and launched in our home community! Since 2000, residents and neighbors have gathered to create and support... Read more