#lookingback The Board of Supervisors voted on March 15, 1967, to purchase an existing commercial building on West Main Road, Batavia and the County began renovation of the building on June 12 as a temporary home for the college. The college opened its doors to its first students on September 28, 1967.

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Celebrating #love at #sunygcc - Kelly and Matt met at GCC, and even came back to take their wedding pictures! #metmymate

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#lookingback In 1970, construction began to build a new college campus located at One College Road. The new campus was almost seven times the size of the old campus and contained many features, such as a swimming pool and gymnasium, that were lacking on the temporary West Main St. site. The new campus was dedicated in April 1972.

#lookingback Members of the 1978 Cougars Baseball team wait eagerly for their turn to bat.

#lookingback Finding new ways to raise money! In 1979, a snow mobile giveaway was held by students to benefit Student Activities.

#lookingback Genesee Community College held its first commencement ceremony in the spring of 1969. Pictured on left is Dr. Stuart Steiner with three members of the first graduating class.

#lookingback Over the years, Genesee Community College has become known throughout the nation as a leader in technology… and it all began with the first computer class offered to students in 1985.

#lookingback In 1989, construction began on a new Center for the Arts. The Center was not only designed to accommodate dramatic productions, concerts and lectures, but was also designed to house the Digital Art, Drafting and Theatre Arts programs.

#lookingback The Board of Supervisors voted on March 15, 1967, to purchase an existing commercial building on West Main Road, Batavia and the County began renovation of the building on June 12 as a temporary home for the college. The college opened its doors to its first students on September 28, 1967.

#lookingback WGCC, Genesee Community College’s own radio station goes on air for the first time on November 13, 1985.

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