Highlights and Presenters

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Wednesday, October 31st, 9am - 4pm @ CPCC's Levine Campus
 

Sponsors

body worlds Body Worlds
See the human body like never before as Discovery Place presents Gunther von Hagens' BODY WORLDS: The Anatomical Exhibition of Real Human Bodies, offering a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to better understand physiology and health, and to gain a new appreciation for what it means to be human. By featuring real human bodies and organs that are specially preserved through a process called Plastination, BODY WORLDS visitors experience the remarkable elegance, complexity and diversity of the body in a way that cannot be shown through models, drawings or photographs. For tickets, visit discoveryplace.org or call 1-800-935-0553.
mac Apple Computer
Come see the latest in desktop and lifestyle technologies being offered by Apple Computer. Apple offers a full line of desktop systems, laptops, media devices, accessories, services and more to meet your dynamic lifestyle. Excellent discounts and incentives are available for educators and students. Ask about their sessions for your chance to win an iPod and other great Apple exclusives!
Sonic Foundry
Sonic Foundry is a technology leader in the emerging rich media communications marketplace, providing enterprise solutions and services that link an information driven world. Sonic Foundry is changing the way organizations communicate via the web and how people around the globe receive vital information needed for work, professional advancement, safety and education.
learning objects, inc. Learning Objects, Inc.
See what all the buzz around social learning applications is about! Learning Objects, Inc. applications integrate blogs, wikis, podcasting, and more into your LMS. Our Campus Pack software suite allows you to realize the potential of your learning technology.
cpcc student life Student Life
Student Life facilitates student learning and development by providing activities and services that enhance positive relationships among students, the College and the community. These relationships are created and nurtured through accessible programs and services, connections to campus and community resources, and co-curricular opportunities that focus on diversity, leadership, service, and personal well-being.
cpcc elearning eLearning
CPCC offers eLearning courses in a variety of convenient formats to meet the needs of our students: television and video-based telecourses, online Internet-based courses, non-credit training courses and more!
cpcc futures institute The Futures Institute
The Mission of the Futures Institute is to provide a forum for investigation, education and research focused on socio-economic, technological, and educational trends and developments. The Futures Institute will encourage anticipatory thinking and generate the best possible responses to the many trends, developments, challenges and opportunities emerging in the fast-paced 21st century.
healthy dairy Healthy Dairy
Geeks, while heavily-caffeinated sugar-laden sodas may give you an initial boost, they also leave you with a crash. There are healthy options for your "geek eats." Get healthy with Healthy Dairy all natural yogurt smoothies. Incredible, satisfying taste that delivers unparalleled health benefits including our unique sweetening ingredient SUSTA. It turns calories into healthy energy.
cochran enterprises Cochran Enterprises
We are a seasoned network of complete marketing, advertising and corporate media recourses, which has worked directly in the product and service arenas from many Fortune 500 Corporations. See our display at THE Geek Fest and drop in at our short informational sessions and learn about how you can build a career around integrating elements from print, multimedia to film/video into a single, seamless voice.

Presentations  

dale loberger (esri) Conservation Geography: GIS, Computer Mapping, and Activism
Dale Loberger, ESRI
The application of GIS is improving our understanding of how the planet works at all scales. GIS users analyze complex situations, visualize problems, and create geographic plans and solutions. They are also increasing efficiency, reducing costs, and helping people make faster and better decisions that consider all the geographic factors necessary to create a sustainable future. And GIS users are improving the processes of communication and collaboration, helping to better coordinate work across organizations. This presentation will explore many of the ways that Geographic Information Systems are changing our lives and our future. [more
  • 10:30am - 11:15am
  • 1st floor, room 1233 (across from Subway)
  • Attend this session for your opportunity to win great door prizes!
dr john wear, jr. “Sustainability Driving Technology”
Dr. John Wear, Jr., Wake Forest University
THE Geek Fest and the Futures Institute present Dr. John Wear, Jr. who will speak at on issues of  “Sustainability Driving Technology.” Dr. Wear is Director of the Environmental Science and Studies Program; Director of the Catawba College Center for the Environment; Associate Professor of Biology and Environmental Science, Wake Forest University. He was named the 2003 N.C. Conservationist of the Year by the Governor's Conservation Achievement Awards Program; a 2002 "Guardian of the Earth" by The Charlotte Observer; and the 2001 Recycler of the Year by the Carolina Recycling Association (the nation's largest recycling organization). [more]
louis foreman Becoming an "Everyday Edison" - How to progress from ideas to innovations.
Louis Foreman, founder and Chief Executive of Enventys 
Do you have a great idea? How do you harness it, turn it in to reality, and make money from it? This presentation will introduce attendees to steps that they can take BEFORE investing in patents, engineering, etc, to turn ideas into innovations.
 
Louis Foreman is founder and Chief Executive of Enventys, an integrated product design and engineering firm with offices in Charlotte, NC and Hong Kong. Over the past 20 years Louis has created 5 successful start-ups and has been directly responsible for the creation of over 10 others. A prolific inventor, he is the inventor of 9 registered US Patents, and his firm is responsible for the development and filing of well over 150 more. He is a frequent lecturer and radio / TV guest on the topics of small business creation and product development, and was most recently invited by the United States Patent and Trademark Office to be a featured speaker on the topic of innovation. Most recently, Louis is serving as the Executive Producer and judge for a new inventor’s TV show called Everyday Edisons. The show will appear nationally on PBS stations in 2007. [more]
dr. brian raichle Emerging Trends in Energy Consumption
THE Geek Fest and the Futures Institute present Dr. Brian Raichle who will speak on emerging trends in industry related to the environment, energy consumption, and renewable resources. This presentation will frame the problem of energy consumption, introduce possible solutions including the growth of renewable resources, and the emerging need for a trained and prepared workforce. Dr. Raichel is an Assistant Professor of Appropriate Technology at Appalachian State University. [more]
LIVE WEBCASTS: Watch These Sessions From Your Desktop!
If you're unable to attend the event in-person, don't miss out! This year you will be able to enjoy TGF from your home, office, or Internet cafe for FREE. Through our partnership with Sonic Foundry's Mediasite system, key presentations and seminars will be broadcasted live over the Internet.

Break-Out Sessions 

learning objects, inc. Learn, Share, and Collaborate!
Learning Objects, Inc.
See what all the buzz around social learning applications is about! Learning Objects, Inc. applications integrate blogs, wikis, podcasting, and more into your LMS. Our Campus Pack software suite allows you to realize the potential of your learning technology. Learning Objects develops creative, forward-looking software for education. Attend this session and stop by the company display to see live demonstrations.
  • 9:30am - 10:15am
  • Room 1302 (1st floor in labs area)
  • Attend this session for your opportunity to win great door prizes!
cpcc elearning Effective Learning Using Bb Updates Pt I: Course Design and Layout
CPCC Instructional Development and eLearning
Are you taking advantage of the evolution of Blackboard to deliver your course more effectively and make it more intuitive and friendly to your students? - Customizable Course Menus - Tips on "user friendly" colors and banners - Graded Discussion Boards
  • 10:15am - 12:15pm
  • Room 1301 (1st floor in labs area)
  • CPCC employees will receive PD credit for attending
  • Attend this session for your opportunity to win great door prizes!
apple os x leopard Introducing Apple's New OS X Leopard System
Apple Computer
Packed with more than 300 new features, Mac OS X Leopard launches on Friday, October 26. “Leopard, the sixth major release of Mac OS X, is the best upgrade we’ve ever released,” said Steve Jobs, Apple’s CEO. Attend this session for a live demonstration of the new system and features.
  • 10:30am - 11:15am
  • Room 1306 (1st floor near labs area)
  • Attend for your chance to win great Apple exclusives and door prizes!
apple os x leopard Introducing Apple's New OS X Leopard System
Apple Computer
Packed with more than 300 new features, Mac OS X Leopard launches on Friday, October 26. “Leopard, the sixth major release of Mac OS X, is the best upgrade we’ve ever released,” said Steve Jobs, Apple’s CEO. Attend this session for a live demonstration of the new system and features.
  • 11:30am - 12:15pm
  • Room 1306 (1st floor near labs area)
  • Attend for your chance to win great Apple exclusives and door prizes!
who killed the electric car Free screening of "Who Killed the Electric Car?"
CPCC Film Club
CPCC’s film club will be showing to free documentaries at this year’s annual Geek Fest. “Who Killed the Electric Car?,” is a powerful and stimulating argument concerning the relationship between the consumer and manufacture in which ultimately leads to the destruction of battery operated vehicles.
  • 1:00pm
  • Room 1307 (1st floor near labs area)
cpcc elearning Effective Learning Using Bb Updates Pt II: Learning paths to improve student performance
CPCC Instructional Development and eLearning
Over viewing and measuring student performance in your course (Performance Dashboard); Identifying and alerting students who are not doing satisfactory when time is not yet an issue (Early Warning System); Creating learning paths for individual students (Adaptive Release)
  • 2:00am - 4:00pm
  • Room 1301 (1st floor in labs area)
  • CPCC employees will receive PD credit for attending
  • Attend this session for your opportunity to win great door prizes!
Video Webcasting With Mediasite
Shane Conant, Sonic Foundry
Mediasite captures your knowledge as it's naturally shared, when and where it happens - in meetings, training, or class - and delivers that critical information over the web to the people who need it. Instantly. It automatically webcasts you and your materials over the internet, where people can then watch in real-time or later on-demand through any web browser.
  • 2:00pm - 2:45pm
  • Room 1306 (1st floor near labs area)
  • Attend this session for your opportunity to win great door prizes!
cpcc libraries One Box to Search Them All
CPCC Libraries
Join us for a discussion and hands-on demonstration of CPCC Libraries new “Meta-Search” tool. This new tool allows users to search multiple library databases AND the library catalog from one search box. Articles, books, and eBooks are now just a few clicks away!
  • 3:00pm - 4:00pm
  • Room 1307 (1st floor near labs area)
  • Attend this session for your opportunity to win great door prizes!
  • Attending faculty members will be eligible to win a free iPod Shuffle
an inconvenient truth Free screening of Al Gore's "An Inconvenient Truth"
CPCC Film Club
CPCC’s film club will be showing to free documentaries at this year’s annual Geek Fest. We will be taking a look at global warming on today’s environment in Al Gore’s “An Inconvenient Truth.”
  • 3:00pm
  • Room 1306 (1st floor near labs area)

Other Attractions, Festivities, Displays, Organizations, Projects, Cooperatives, Fun, Entertainment, Prizes, Randomness and MORE!  

body worlds The Human Anatomy Revealed
Body Worlds
See the human body like never before as Discovery Place presents Gunther von Hagens' BODY WORLDS: The Anatomical Exhibition of Real Human Bodies, offering a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to better understand physiology and health, and to gain a new appreciation for what it means to be human. By featuring real human bodies and organs that are specially preserved through a process called Plastination, BODY WORLDS visitors experience the remarkable elegance, complexity and diversity of the body in a way that cannot be shown through models, drawings or photographs. For tickets, visit discoveryplace.org or call 1-800-935-0553.
  • A sample exhibition will be held in room 1202 at the Levine Campus
mac Apples, iPods, and iMacs -- Oh My!
Apple Computer
Come see the latest in desktop and lifestyle technologies being offered by Apple Computer. Apple offers a full line of desktop systems, laptops, media devices, accessories, services and more to meet your dynamic lifestyle. Excellent discounts and incentives are available for educators and students. Ask about their sessions for your chance to win an iPod and other exclusivves!
metal-morphosis Sculpture Contest with $100 First Prize!
Any CPCC Student or Faculty member is eligible. The art can be in any media but should contain some metal. The entry fee is $5.00 per piece entered into the Contest. It is free for Welding Students. To enter the contest, please contact Ron Banyash at Ron.Banyash@cpcc.edu or (704)685-2659.
crazytalk Animated Digital Hosts
Reallusion + CPCC's Corporate and Continuing Education (CCE)
Representatives will introduce attendees to CrazyTalk software. CrazyTalk allows users to construct their own life-like animated talking characters. These avatars are commonly used as digital hosts on web sites, emails, movies and more.
sgd Got game? Simulation and Game Design
CPCC Simulation and Game Development
Gaming competitions, student-made large screen digital image projectors, robots, programming, geeking, and more. Stop by and learn about this popular program, compete in games, win prizes! The Simulation and Game Development (A25450) curriculum provides a broad background in simulation and game development with practical applications in creative arts, visual arts, audio/video technology, creative writing, modeling, design, programming and management. Students receive hands-on training in design, 3D modeling, software engineering, database administration and programming for the purpose of creating simulations and games.
  • 1st floor, rooms 1408 and 1410
cpcc simulation, modeling and visualization center Simulation, Modeling and Visualization Center
CPCC Simulation, Modeling and Visualization Center
The mission of the Simulation, Modeling and Visualization Center is to advance the sciences of simulation, modeling and visualization through promotion, education, training, provision of services, collaboration and product creation, and to use these sciences as alternative learning technologies for the advancement of learning outcomes. The model for the Center follows.
  • 1st floor, rooms 1408 and 1410
gamer’s edge cyber cafe The Future of Gaming is Here!
Gamer's Edge Cyber Cafe
Gamer's Edge will be on-site with the latest in video game entertainment, games, systems, tournaments, and more. It's going to be a lot of fun! Gamer's Edge is a premiere cyber gaming café and online gaming lounge (Also known as a "Gaming Center") available to people of all ages and skills (Recommended ages 13+). We host custom built PCs with countless games We strive for leadership among the online gaming community. We host events, LAN parties, tournaments, consoles, lock-ins, and advanced gaming for an all new unique gaming experience. Whether it be for competition, solo gaming, cooperative gaming or the social aspect.
  • Compete in the gaming tournament for your chance to win a $100 gift certificate to Gamer's Edge!
youtube Do U YouTube?
GEEKS, bring your cameras, video devices, and mobile phones! How does THE Geek Fest look through your eyes? We want your media; audio, video, pics, etc. Contribute your media to The Geek Fest Collaborative Video project. The best will be included in the event composite to be posted on YouTube. There will be prizes for the top three contributors.
  • Located near the Student Life "Command Center" area on the 1st floor
  • Vote for your favorite contributions starting Friday 11/2!
  • The winners will be announced on 11/19.
gis

Geo Geeks 
CPCC Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
CPCC Global Positioning Systems (GPS) Technology

Check out our latest classes in Geographic Information Systems - Geospatial Technology - The Emerging Technology! Come and Geocache! Use one of our handheld GPS computers to find hidden treasure on the Levine Campus!

  • Ask about participating in a geocache hunt (a computer-led treasure hunt).
second life Experience Online 3D Virtual Worlds
Second Life
The CPCC IT program and Futures Institute will introduce students to new online virtual worlds and experiences through Second Life. "Second Life is a 3-D virtual world entirely built and owned by its Residents. Since opening to the public in 2003, it has grown explosively and today is inhabited by a total of 9,308,493 Residents from around the globe."
imaginon IMAGINON in Virtual Worlds
ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center
IMAGINON will be on-site highlighting its work with Second Life virtual environments, technology education, innovative resources, and collaborations. At ImaginOn, young people learn in many ways, through all five senses and “from the page to the stage.” It is the launching pad for remarkable journeys and endless possibilities.
discovery place Ignite the Wonder in You!
Discovery Place
Discovery Place with the Charlotte Observer IMAX Dome Theater and the Charlotte Nature Musuem are the things to do in Uptown Charlotte, North Carolina. Visit the Discovery Halls and view our permanent exhibits such as Our Living Planet, the Ocean Pool, the Rainforest, the Life Center, Einstein's Corner, and many more exciting exhibits. Stop by today, there's so much to explore in Uptown Charlotte. Ignite the Wonder in You!
  • Come our display to have fun and see great experiments!
pokertek A Geeky Poker Face
PokerTek
PokerTek, Inc. is a software development and engineering company based in Matthews, North Carolina. The growth of poker over the past two years has been nothing short of phenomenal. The World Poker Tour and other programs have exploded the appetite for poker in the US and abroad. Poker is no longer in decline but is now a strategic part of any gaming venue. Gaming customers are demanding poker as an alternative within casinos. We believe our product creates a great opportunity for operators, and it will be an exciting playing experience for customers.
live dj demos and lessons Live DJ Demos and Lessons
"With These Hands Mix Academy" will be on-site demonstrating DJ and mixed music skills. Industry professionals from Salt Water Music will teach DJing basics, scratching, mixing and how to use the turntable as an instrument.
ncccs bionetwork "Bio Bus" Mobile Laboratory
NCCCS BioNetwork
The "Bio Bus" will be on-site from the NCCCS BioNetwork. The NCCCS BioNetwork is a statewide initiative that connects community colleges across North Carolina, providing specialized training, curricula and equipment, to develop a world-class workforce for the biotechnology, pharmaceutical and life sciences industries.
charlotte energy solutions Environmentally Geek-Friendly
Charlotte Energy Solutions
Featuring environmentally friendly automotive and household products including a vegetable oil powered car, Segways, solar backpacks, corn-powered grill, solar tea kettle, power assisted toilet, and much more.
ncjets NCJETS @ UNC Charlotte
NCJETS
Founded in 2003, NCJETS is a program geared towards encouraging middle and high school students to explore education and career paths in Engineering, Technology and the Sciences.
sheek geek Robotically Sheek
Sheek Geek
SheekGeek is an online source for educational kits. These kits range from robot kits to craft ideas for students, hobbyists, and teachers. Stop by their display for more information.
john lemmon films Hands-on Animation Studio
John Lemmon Films
JLF is a traditional animation studio producing clay animation, 2D animation and stop motion animation for TV commercials and videos. Clients include Disney, Pacific Bell, Cartoon Network. A portable animation studio will be on-hand for participants to create short stop-motion animation. This animation studio creates clay animated TV commercials for clients including Disney, Pacific Bell and Cartoon Network. John Lemmon will bring a portable animation studio so participants can create stop-motion animation.
hope junction Bot Building
Hope Junction
Hope Junction offers creative enrichment educational programs to motivate teens and pre-teens to consider careers in engineering and the sciences through hands-on building and programming of robots. At the fair, Hope Junction will have kids play with pre-programmed robots and try their hands at building simple mechanisms.
healthy dairy Healthy Geeks
Healthy Dairy
Geeks, while heavily-caffeinated sugar-laden sodas may give you an initial boost, they also leave you with a crash. There are healthy options for your "geek eats." Get healthy with Healthy Dairy all natural yogurt smoothies. Incredible, satisfying taste that delivers unparalleled health benefits including our unique sweetening ingredient SUSTA. It turns calories into healthy energy. Get your free sample at the fest!
mecklenburg amateur radio society Amateur Radio
Mecklenburg Amateur Radio Association
CPCC welcomes MARS of Charlotte to THE Geek Fest! MARS will be demonstrating amateur radio technologies around the Levine campus. Visit their display area outside.
disabilities From Disabilities to Opportunities Through Technology
Metrolina Services for the Blind, Inc.
Many educational barriers can be eliminated with a technological environment. Our goal is to provide students with disabilities an optimum opportunity to reach their full potential with equal access to a quality postsecondary education through the use of technology.
assistive technology Assistive Technology
North Carolina Assistive Technology Program
The North Carolina Assistive Technology Program (NCATP) is a state and federally funded program that provides assistive technology services statewide to people of all ages and abilities. Assistive Technology (AT)is any type of equipment that helps people with disabilities or older individuals be more independent at home, school, work, leisure time, or in community life.
cpcc libraries Library Jeopardy
CPCC Libraries
Come see a demonstration of a new learning tool which the library recently bought for use in our library instruction classes. Library Jeopardy was inspired by the popular game show and made possible using this new technology, which lets individual students respond to questions with wireless remotes. We’ll be having impromptu sessions throughout the day and prizes will be given to the winner of each session.
  • Play the game for your chance to win a prize at each session!
forensics Forensics for Everyone
American Academy of Applied Forensics (AAAF)
General & Digital Forensics - The American Academy of Applied Forensics is located at the North Campus in Huntersville. The primary market for the forensic academy is comprised of professionals already working in law enforcement, civilian investigative fields and the medicolegal professionals. Many classes are open to the general public. The academy has over 45 general and digital forensic classes.
film Student Indie Films and Video
CPCC Videography Program
Independent student films developed by CPCC's Videography program will be displayed throughout the event. They will be bringing films they've produced, great video technologies and equipment, just in time interviews, telecasts and more! Take a moment to come by the videography table for entertainment and program information.
engineering Engineering Ideas To Reality
CPCC Engineering Technology
The Engineering Technology Programs at CPCC provide 12 different state of the art learning paths to modern work life in the technical field. All the programs provide a well rounded know-how for students to succeed in today’s competitive job market. We have most modern equipment to take advanced ideas into the reality. Come by their display for some great emerging technologies and advanced student projects.
welding The Hot Geeks -- CPCC Welding
James Turner Institute of Welding Technology
The CPCC welding program will be putting a newer "geeky" spin on a trade with deep roots and great history. This iwll include a robot arm for mechanized welding, a sculpture contest, hands-on metalwork, metal coloring and more! The Welding Technology curriculum provides students with a sound understanding of the science, technology, and applications essential for successful employment in the welding and metal industry.
welding The Black and Tans - Welding Program 2nd Club
CPCC Welding Technology
Visit the "Black and Tans" organization outside for demonstrations of Thermoplastic Metal Manipulation (modern blacksmithing and metal art) with a Halloween theme.
metal-morphosis Metal-Morphosis
CPCC Welding Technology
Welding Technology and both welding clubs, the American Welding Society and the Black and Tan Club, present a creative new way to post things on the web. Students from CPCC’s Welding Technology program have created an artistic metal and wire web-like structure on which information can be captured and displayed. Check out the world’s only spider web geek.
science Weird Science
CPCC Science Department
Come see the demonstrations, experiments, and hands-on activities to inspire the little scientist in all of us. While you are there, take a moment to find out more about related classes and programs available at CPCC.
career services Find a Great Job!
CPCC Career Services
Career Services provides many tech-based services to help CPCC Students and Graduates plan their career and find great jobs.  Visitors to the Career Command Center can learn about occupation research websites, practice interviewing on webcam, preview our online assessments, see online job postings, and view Flash presentations on several career-related topics such as resume writing, dressing for success, and getting employers to notice you.  Employer, Faculty, and Community Services information will also available.
transport systems technology Speed Geeks
CPCC Transportation Systems Technology
Come see the latest in automotive technologies and motorsports! CPCC has great resources at the "Joe Hendrick Center for Automotive Technology" and the North Campus Transport Technology Center.
cpcc disability services Services, Resources, and Technologies For Students with Disabilities
CPCC Disability Services
Disability Services provides comprehensive and innovative accommodations to assist students with disabilities in meeting their academic and career goals. Disability Services are available to students with a hearing, learning, physical, medical, visual, or psychological/psychiatric disability.
metrolina biofuels Sustainable Fuels - Biodiesel
Metrolina Biofuels
Metrolina Biofuels is focused on sustainability, conservation of natural resources and renewable energy including solar power and biofuels. By locally producing and selling biodiesel we help support the economy and contribute to the improvement of air quality in the Charlotte Metro area. Metrolina Biofuels will offer a display introducing biodiesel; the need, the process, the effects and the sustainability. Information will be presented using several monitors featuring video footage, Metrolina Biofuel members for Q&A, short breakout verbal presentations and hand outs. The focus of our presence will be to promote an ‘Introduction to Biodiesel’ class beginning in January.
design Design For Geeks
CPCC Advertising and Graphic Design
Come see the exciting and creative work of our graphic design students for THE Geek Fest. Examples include t-shirts, posters, flyers, projected images, way-finding signage development, and more.
cpcc hospitality education Save Room For Lunch!
The Culinary Arts Club
The Culinary Arts Club at CPCC will be offering wraps, drinks and sweet treats for those attending THE Geek Fest, we cannot back up the “latest trends and organic” because our menu is Chicken Caesar wrap and a ham and cheese wrap.
chic geek accessories Chic Geek Accessories
Come by THE Geek Fest Accessories Store and browse through our selection of THE Geek Fest T-shirts and Sleek, Geek Jewelry. Chic Geek Accessories is technology junk that has been recycled, rebooted and enhanced with shiny peripheral components to make funky pendants, earrings, tie tacks, key chains, and more! These items make perfect gifts for the geek who has everything. Prices range from $10 - $35.
enventys Product Development
Enventys
Enventys was created to provide a one-stop vertically integrated solution to product development. From ideation to distribution, we can handle all of your needs, no matter what they are. We provide a simple and cost-effective strategy to launching new products or to growing your existing business. Our deep experience in these fields allows for cost-effective execution that delivers results. Louis J. Foreman, the founder of Enventys, will be the keynote speaker at this year's fest.
cpcc elearning eLearning and Online Courses
CPCC Instructional Development / eLearning
Several training sessions will be offered by eLearning on online course development and management. Educators and college faculty are encouraged to attend. Professional Development credit will be awarded to employees. CPCC offers eLearning courses in a variety of convenient formats to meet the needs of our students: television and video-based telecourses, online Internet-based courses, non-credit training courses and more!
cpcc business and accounting Special Events Management Class
CPCC Business Administration
We've had a unique opportunity to integrate class participation with real world experience through this year's initiatives. The CPCC Business Administration program's "Special Events Management" class is closely involved with TGF and event-related activities. They have helped plan, coordinate preparation, set-up, decoration, volunteers, and provide on-campus information.
journalism Who, What, When, Where, Why, Geek?
CPCC English Division
Journalism students will be on-site at the event reporting on the day's festivities and geekiness.
cpcc information technology services The College Geeks
CPCC Information Technology Services
We are committed to providing the college community with the highest possible quality of service through the implementation, advancement, and support of technology. We provide support of departmental and site-licensed applications, as well as those developed in-house. Training and support of college wide programs, such as CPCC Login, Blackboard/Moodle, and the Student Email System - Gmail is also provided through IT Services. We also provide consultation services to help you determine technology solutions appropriate for your needs.

Please note that this information including times, locations, titles, and descriptions are subject to change. Check the site frequently for updates and also look for an up-to-date schedule at the event.