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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Register now for Glen Oaks 15th Annual Athletic Scholarship Golf Outing; sponsorship opportunities available

The Glen Oaks Community College Athletic Department will hold its 15th Annual Athletic Golf Outing on Friday, Aug. 3 at Sauganash Country Club in Three Rivers.

The four-person scramble will begin with registration at 11 a.m., and shotgun start at noon.  Cost is $75 per golfer and includes: 18 holes of golf, cart, dinner and […]

Jul 18, 2018|

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Glen Oaks Board approves capital millage request for November ballot

After months of planning and with input from the community, The Glen Oaks Board of Trustees approved a capital millage request for 0.5 mill (one half of one mill) for the November ballot at yesterday’s board meeting.“After learning that the College will be receiving a state grant of $1.5 million, and reviewing the Citizen […]

Jul 17, 2018|

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Glen Oaks President Devier receives high marks from Board

Glen Oaks Community College President David Devier has received high marks from the College’s Board of Trustees.

Devier was evaluated on a scale of 1 to 5 on forty-eight specific performance expectations. These expectations were divided among six broad categories covering fiscal management, external relations, internal relations, leadership, institutional performance, personal qualities and relations with […]

Jul 12, 2018|

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The Case for Glen Oaks Community College Housing

Over the last several weeks Glen Oaks Community College has been surveying the county citizens about the possibility of seeking a capital millage to help support the much needed campus renovations.  One very important question has been asked by many survey respondents.  “Why did the college build the housing project if they needed funds […]

Jul 11, 2018|

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Rising ASE test scores place Glen Oaks CTE Auto program within the top third of schools in state

Students in the Glen Oaks Community College Automotive program are raising the bar when it comes to Automotive Service Excellence. Over a two year period, the CTE auto program has risen from the bottom 10 percent of the schools in the state into the top third, based on student test scores for the Maintenance […]

Jun 18, 2018|

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Glen Oaks Foundation names Vonda Marrow as executive director

Glen Oaks Community College welcomes Vonda J. Marrow as executive director of the Glen Oaks Community College Foundation.  In this role, she will lead the college’s advancement initiatives.  Marrow began her position on March 5. She will continue to build and retain relationships with alumni and friends of the college to establish funds that […]

May 16, 2018|

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Swartz Scholarship awarded to GOCC’s Megan Happel

Megan Happel, of Mendon, Michigan, has been awarded the Professor Emeritus B. Swartz Scholarship for Excellence in Mathematics.

Happel graduated with an Associate of General Studies degree during Glen Oaks graduation ceremony in early May prior to receiving her high school diploma from Mendon. She plans to attend Michigan Technical University this fall to study […]

May 14, 2018|

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Glen Oaks to hold 50th Annual Commencement Ceremony on Fri., May 4; Nursing and Allied Health pinning ceremonies – Sat., May 5

Glen Oaks Community College will hold its 50th Annual Commencement Ceremony at 7 p.m. on Friday, May 4, in Ken Schuler Court (Glen Oaks gymnasium). The Nursing Pinning ceremony will be held on Saturday, May 5 at 10 a.m. in Ken Schuler Court and the Allied Health Pinning ceremony will be held on Saturday, […]

May 04, 2018|

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