HGTC Happenings

Week of October 22-29

HGTC Hurricane Relief Fund

We are continuing to collect funds to support the HGTC employees that were impacted by Hurricane Florence. We are setting a college-wide goal of $5,000 to be shared with the impacted employees. If you are in a position to give, you can donate online or make the donation at student accounts.

Career Resource Center Closet

The Career Resource Center accepts donations of gently worn or new professional attire to lend or give to HGTC students in need of suitable clothing for job interviews or work. Please call the Career Resource Center at 843-349-7899 to schedule an appointment to bring in your professional clothing donations.

This Week:

Spring Registration Begins

October 24
Please encourage your students to register early for spring semester! Class schedules are viewable now and registration opens on Wednesday, October 24th.

October Breast Cancer Awareness Wednesday

We are continuing our October Breast Cancer Awareness Wednesday events this week by “Popping for Breast Cancer Awareness”. From our Pink Student Engagement table we will be giving free popcorn, as well as Pink Ribbon Stickers to place on our ribbon tree. Breast Cancer Information brochures will also be available.

Wednesday, October 24th Pink Table Schedule:
Grand Strand Campus9:30 am – 11 amIn front of Bldg. 200
Georgetown Campus12:00 pm – 1 pmStudent Canteen
Conway Campus2 pm – 3:30 pmOutside of Bldg. 1100
Next Wednesday Student Engagement will be “Treating for Breast Cancer Awareness”. Free Halloween candy, pink ribbon stickers, and brochures will be available at our Pink Student Engagement table. Students who dress up for Halloween will be able to choose a Treat from our Black Cauldron.

Wednesday, October 31st Pink Table Schedule:
Conway Campus9:30 am – 11 amOutside of Bldg. 1100
Georgetown Campus12:00 pm – 1 pmStudent Canteen
Grand Strand Campus2 pm – 3:30 pmIn front of Bldg. 200

Walk to End Alzheimer's

October 27 at 10:00 a.m.
Grand Park at the Market Common

We are proud to support the Alzheimer's Association in its quest to end this disease in our lifetime. Our team is honoring all our loved ones touched by this disease, especially our team leader, Candy Waters' father, the late Stormin' Norman Panther.

Register for the HGTC Team

Best of the Beach Balls Challenge

October 27 at 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Surfside Beach Oceanfront Hotel

ICI students along with Chef Bill Twaler, area restaurants, food trucks, catering companies, home cooks and will showcase their meatballs and enter to win Best of the Beach Balls Challenge. Enjoy activities for the children, vendors and Halloween Rod Run Car Show and help raise money for the Champion Autism Network.

Next Week:

9th Annual Farm to Table Dinner

Hosted by the Myrtle Beach Hospitality Association & US Foods
November 4, 2018 at 5:00 p.m.
Thompson Farm & Nursery

Support our culinary students and the Myrtle Beach Area Hospitality Association by purchasing tickets to Farm to Table. ICI students and chefs will prepare a variety of delicious hors d'oeuvres for this event, and assist in the plating of a seven-course meal. A portion of the proceeds for this event will benefit culinary education and other MBAHA scholarship programs.

Send us your Happenings!

Don’t forget to email marketing@hgtc.edu with your upcoming events, success stories, announcements, and more so we can feature it in our weekly email!