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Welcome to the GrCI classroom

The GrCI

The Graphic Communication Institute at Cal Poly is dedicated to providing services to the printing, packaging, publishing, and imaging industries through the work of faculty, students, and industry experts.

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A Group of Students attending the G7 IDEAlliance Workshop in August

Workshops

GrCI Workshops allow professionals to learn career skills in an educational environment. Workshops are geared towards a hands-on format, reflecting the “learn by doing” philosophy of the university.

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An ink test target

Lab Testing

The Graphic Communication Institute at Cal Poly (GrCI) has over 33,000 square feet of laboratories including equipment from some of the largest manufacturers in the graphic communication industry.

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Students learn about the Gravure engraving process

Success Stories

Success stories and testimonials are one of the many ways that GrCI receives feedback about its workshops, custom training, and lab testing results. See what our clients and workshop attendees have to say!

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Students pose with the Ricoh logo at the Ricoh Digital Literacy Training Program in August

Custom Training Programs

Anually, the GrCI creates curriculum for many varied types of training programs that can be customized to fit the educational needs of your company.

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Contact Us

The GrCI is located on the Cal Poly Campus in Building 26 Room 221.

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Spotlight

IMPT Study

New research focusing on the converging worlds of brand marketing, packaging, and digital graphic technology

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Special Projects

History of the Phototypesetting Era

Frank Romano’s latest book – a collaboration with Cal Poly GrC students and GrCI

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Upcoming Events

Career Fair

Winter Career Fair

January 30, 2015

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