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Granite State College Celebrates New Concord Campus

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Jacqui Lantagne
Granite State College

Granite State College Celebrates its New Concord Campus

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony and Reception to take place on September 25, 2012


Concord, NH – On Tuesday, September 25th at 11:00 a.m., Granite State College (GSC) will host a ribbon cutting ceremony in honor of its new Concord campus. After experiencing record enrollments, the new location will help GSC better serve the needs of its growing student population.

Governor John Lynch, Congressman Charlie Bass, and members of the University System of New Hampshire's Board of Trustees such as UNH President Mark Huddleston will be among the honored guests.

The Concord Campus is conveniently located off of exit 13 on Route 93 and is visible from the highway. It offers additional classrooms, enhanced technology and more resource spaces for students, such as an expanded computer lab. The Concord Campus also serves as the center of business activities for Granite State College and houses its administrative departments such as the Office of the President, Academic Affairs, and Financial Aid.

This event is free and open to the public.

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Granite State College is celebrating its 40th anniversary in 2012, along with record enrollments college-wide. As part of the University System of New Hampshire, GSC empowers students to fulfill their dreams via innovative higher education degrees and programs. GSC serves over 3,500 students statewide and beyond annually, and has served over 54,000 New Hampshire students since 1972. GSC proudly delivers practical and relevant education in the classroom and online, offering associate, bachelor’s and master’s degrees, post-baccalaureate programs for teacher education and a variety of transfer opportunities. GSC is committed to empowering and educating students, by delivering unparalleled, high-quality education in an affordable, flexible and innovative setting. Granite State College provides access at 10 locations across the state, including Manchester, Nashua, Concord, Portsmouth, Rochester, Claremont, Lebanon, Conway, Littleton and Berlin.