ADVERTISING & GRAPHIC DESIGN STUDENTS TO SHOWCASE PORTFOLIOS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

APRIL 20, 2017

Graphic designed by Anthony Pfohl, Jr., a GTCC advertising and graphic design student.

Graphic designed by Anthony Pfohl, Jr., a GTCC advertising and graphic design student.

GREENSBORO, N.C. — Guilford Technical Community College’s Advertising and Graphic Design program will host its annual Portfolio Day 9 a.m.–6 p.m. Wednesday, April 26 at Revolution Mill, 1200 Revolution Mill Drive, Greensboro. The event is free and open to the public.

Portfolio Day showcases the work of GTCC Advertising and Graphic Design graduates. The event gives students an opportunity to share their portfolios with the community, as well as network with employers in the advertising and graphic design industry, including marketing firms, advertising agencies and printing companies.

GTCC’s Advertising and Graphic Design program was one of the original 12 programs when the college opened in 1958. Its annual Portfolio Day has been in existence since the 1960s.

Following the event, GTCC will host a retirement reception at Revolution Mill to honor advertising and graphic design instructors Margaret Reid and Scott Burnette, who have served GTCC for 25 years and 30 years, respectively. The reception will be held 5 p.m.–7 p.m. All are welcome to come celebrate their dedication to the college.

WHAT:  GTCC’s Advertising and Graphic Design program presents Portfolio Day

WHEN:  9 a.m.–6 p.m. Wednesday, April 26

WHERE:  Revolution Mill, 1200 Revolution Mill Drive, Greensboro.

ADMISSION: Free and open to the public

INFORMATION: gtccdesign.com

Guilford Technical Community College is the fourth largest of 58 institutions in the NC Community College System. GTCC serves more than 40,000 students annually from five campuses and a Small Business Center. Learn more at www.gtcc.edu.

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— Jana Carver/GTCC