Help us celebrate the 50th anniversary of George Brown College

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    Athletics Homecoming
    #GBConnect – Beyond the Bench
    September 29 – 30, 2017

    Colleges Ontario Bus Tour Visit
    October 19, 2017

    The Big Splash – an alumni reunion and celebratory event for George Brown partners
    November 29, 2017

    What's Your Story?

    We want to hear your stories of your time at George Brown College!

    Are you a recent graduate who just landed your dream job? An alumnus from one of the first graduating classes? Tell us your favourite memories and experiences from your time at the college by emailing us at Or post them on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter using the hashtag #gbc50. You could win a gift basket of commemorative 50th anniversary swag for participating.

    We’ll select our favourite stories and feature them in this space throughout our 50th anniversary year.

    Congratulatory Messages for George Brown's 50th

    prime minister meeting with Anne Sado  

    "It is with great pleasure that I join everyone in celebrating the 50th anniversary of George Brown College."

    Read Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s full congratulatory letter:

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    "We wish to thank you for preparing students with the skills they need to succeed in their careers, being a leader in your local community and contributing to our province’s economic growth."

    Read the full letter from Premier Kathleen Wynne and Deb Matthews, Minister of Advanced Education and Skills Development.

    John Tory 50th anniversary message  

    "For the past 5 decades, dedicated staff at George Brown College have enriched the lives of their students…"

    Read Mayor John Tory’s full congratulatory letter

    Learn more about George Brown College’s history & community:

    Support the Family Campaign:

    The Family Campaign is an employee fundraising campaign at George Brown College. Our goal is to support student scholarships college-wide. Last year, we successfully created 100 new scholarships for 100 individual students. In celebration of our 50th anniversary, our goal for this year’s campaign is to increase the numbers of student scholarships and continue supporting students in financial need. To learn more about the campaign or to donate visit  

    Want to get involved with the 50th anniversary?

    We’ll be celebrating throughout 2017 and posting more information about upcoming events and activities here.

    For more information about how you can get involved please contact us at:  

    Or contact the Alumni Office at:  

    Telephone: 416.415.5000 ext. 2797
    Toll free: 1.800.265.2002