Application open for 2019-20 Presidential and Dean’s Scholarships at Glen Oaks Community College

Glen Oaks Community College is now accepting applications for the Presidential and Dean Scholarships for the 2019-2020 academic year.

To be eligible for these scholarships students must be a 2019 graduate from a public or private high school in St. Joseph County or a public high school within the Glen Oaks service area (Cass County […]

Oct 09, 2018|

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Glen Oaks Board approves resolution to reaffirm commitment to 5-year millage

The Glen Oaks Board of Trustees met during a special meeting this morning (Monday, Sept. 17) to clarify and reconfirm its commitment, both individually and collectively, to a 0.50 mill, five-year millage request that will appear on the ballot in the November 6 election.

The special meeting was called after identifying an issue with the […]

Sep 18, 2018|

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Human Trafficking is topic of discussion at Glen Oaks – Wed., Sept. 26

Human Trafficking will be the topic of a discussion at Glen Oaks Community College on Wednesday, September 26 from 10:45 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. in the Nora Hagen Theatre.

Sara Morley LaCroix, from the Kalamazoo Anti-Human Trafficking Coalition, will return to Glen Oaks Community College to talk about what signs to look for in victims […]

Sep 13, 2018|

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Former Detroit Lions quarterback Eric Hipple kicks off 2018-19 Viking Speaker Series

Glen Oaks Community College will host Eric Hipple, former Detroit Lions quarterback, as the first speaker in the 2018-19 Viking Speaker Series. The event will be held on Wednesday, Sept. at 26 p.m. at noon in the Nora Hagen Theatre on the campus of Glen Oaks Community College.  The event is sponsored by Sturgis […]

Sep 11, 2018|

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A New Day Coming to GOCC

by David Devier, President
Glen Oaks Community College

No matter who you talk to that has ever been on the Glen Oaks Community College campus, they always have an opinion about the “Grand Concourse”. These opinions range from; “Oh my” to “What were they thinking?” I remember my first campus visit in late 2013, when I […]

Sep 06, 2018|

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Local insurance agents challenge area businesses to support Glen Oaks agriculture programs

Two local insurance agents, Jeff Brazo, Ayres Insurance, and Rodney Chupp, Chupp Insurance Agency, are challenging area businesses to offer their financial support for Glen Oaks Community College agricultural programs.

“The Agricultural programs are hands-on programs for students on the Glen Oaks campus, providing opportunities and experiences that students wouldn’t have at other campuses,” said […]

Aug 14, 2018|

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Zona twins take first place in Michigan College Bass Tour Classic tournament

Hunter and Jakob Zona, of Centreville, Michigan, represented Glen Oaks Community College in the Michigan College Bass Tour this season. This past weekend was their Classic Tournament where they took first place, a prize which included a new Bass Tracker Heritage boat.  In addition, team Zona were awarded Big Bass of the tournament along […]

Aug 13, 2018|

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Glen Oaks announces major renovation to grand concourse; concrete breaking event set for Wed., August 15

Glen Oaks Community College will soon begin a 150-day, $2.2 million renovation of the 50-year old grand concourse. Members of the community are invited to attend a “Concrete Breaking” event to be held on Wednesday, Aug. 15 at 11 a.m.

The Glen Oaks Board of Trustees will hold a special meeting at 10 a.m. on […]

Aug 08, 2018|

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Learning by Doing: CTE/GOCC

by Dr. David Devier
President, Glen Oaks Community College

Some of you may already know that I am a technology teacher – what we used to call “shop teacher.” I have taught literally thousands of students over the past 42 years.  I continue to teach a “Manufacturing Processes” course each semester.  The one sure thing I […]

Aug 02, 2018|

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Glen Oaks announces Winter 2018 President’s and Dean’s list

Glen Oaks Community College announces its outstanding scholars for the Winter  2018 Semester. Students on the President’s Honor Roll achieved a grade point average of 3.75-4.0. Students on the Dean’s Honor Roll achieved a grade point average of 3.5-3.74. The students are listed alphabetically according to their towns of residency.

President’s List

Bresandrea Arias, Kaitlyn Czajkowski, […]

Jul 30, 2018|

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