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Marketing and Public Information Office services and social media guidelines

The Office of Communications and Community Relations provides a wide variety of services to the campus community such as:

Designing - If you need assistance designing a flyer, program or any other type of publication, we can help!

Photography - If you need a photo of the campus or of someone in your department, please send your request to to make arrangements.

For your design and photography needs please make an appointment by contacting Ann Simon at

Style Guide - If you would like to design the material for your event, please consult the Style Guide. View the full version of the GCC Style Guide 

Services provided by the Public Information Coordinator:

Includes your event and program information on:

  • GCC electronic sign (Mountain St. and Verdugo Rd.)
  • Campus screens (the Marketing/PIO office can design your image or you may submit a jpeg file to  
  • GCC facebook (currently more than 20,000 likes and 21,000 followers) 
  • GCC twitter (currently 3,568 followers)
  • SnapChat messaging and photos from your event as appropriate
  • Weekly Bulletin and Monthly Public Event Calendar (Submit items that are open to students no later than Thursday by 12 p.m. for bulletin, two weeks before beginning of the month for public events calendar.)
  • Monthly News Press column

Note: graphics for social media posts and screen messages must be college-branded in accordance with the GCC Style Guide.  Please contact Ann Simon for information at 

Writes and sends news releases for events and programs to: 

Traditional media
Event/calendar blogs and websites

Submits college news to:

Community College Chancellor’s Office and college organization publications as appropriate 

Proofreads and edits publications and web pages

Consults on marketing, publicity and media relations

For social media guidelines see below

Maintains news archive

Social Media Guidelines