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New Glen Oaks Viking Speaker Series to feature: Rahaf Khatib, the first hijabi runner featured on cover of a fitness magazine in the US

Glen Oaks Community College will host Rahaf Khatib, the first hijabi runner prominently featured on the cover of a fitness, nutrition and lifestyle magazine in the United States on Monday, Mar. 6 at noon in the Nora Hagen Theatre.  Khatib is a six-time marathon runner who is currently training to run in the Boston […]

Feb 21, 2017|

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Strang, Engle and Miller—to be inducted into Glen Oaks Athletic Hall of Fame, ceremony to take place Sat., Feb. 18, in new Ken Schuler Court

Glen Oaks Community College will induct three new members into this year’s Athletic Hall of Fame. Erin Strang, of Mt. Pleasant, Michigan, Larry Engle and Mike Miller both of Colon, Michigan, will be honored at the third annual Athletic Hall of Fame game on Saturday, Feb. 18 at the college. The ceremony will take […]

Feb 10, 2017|

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2017-18 Glen Oaks Community College Foundation Scholarship application now available

The Glen Oaks Community College Foundation is accepting scholarship applications from new and returning Glen Oaks students for the 2017-18 academic year.

Through philanthropic efforts of the Foundation, charitable cash gifts have provided many students the opportunity of an education that will in turn help change their lives in a positive way.

“Last year, 40 students […]

Feb 02, 2017|

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Glen Oaks announces Fall 2016 scholars

Glen Oaks Community College announces its outstanding scholars for the Fall 2016 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 Honor Roll

Michigan Residents

Bronson: Kaitlyn […]

Jan 31, 2017|

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Application open for 2017-18 Presidential and Dean Scholarships at Glen Oaks Community College

Glen Oaks Community College is now accepting applications for the Presidential and Dean Scholarships for the 2017-2018 academic year.

To be eligible for these scholarships students must be a 2017 graduate from a high school in St. Joseph County or within the Glen Oaks service area (Cass County residents attending Three Rivers, Constantine or White […]

Jan 24, 2017|

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Glen Oaks photo exhibit “Bold and Unadorned” celebrates Latvian architect Gunnar Birkerts and Glen Oaks architecture; “Greet and Learn” to be held Wed., Jan 25

Today, construction crews are working on a student housing project on the campus of Glen Oaks Community College, but it was 50 years ago that construction began on the campuses main building, under the direction of Latvian architect Gunnar Birkerts.

To celebrate the 50 years of the main building, Dr. Irene Elksnis-Geisler, director of the […]

Jan 20, 2017|

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Glen Oaks holds county-wide Summit on Dual Enrollment and Early Middle College

Over 50 school administrators from St. Joseph County public schools and Glen Oaks Community College met at Glen Oaks on Thursday, Jan. 19 for what is likely to be the first semi-annual High School Dual Enrollment/Early Middle College Summit.

Glen Oaks President David Devier kicked off the event reporting that 48 percent, or 549 students […]

Jan 20, 2017|

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Glen Oaks invites public to travel to Paris and the Chateaux for the annual study abroad trip

Students and members of the Glen Oaks Community College faculty and staff will be traveling abroad to Paris, France, as part of this year’s study abroad program and the public is invited to join them.

“Each year the college offers a study abroad trip,” said Michael Northrop, coordinator of the program at the college. “Last […]

Jan 09, 2017|

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Glen Oaks announces upcoming business offerings, also available for public: Project Management, Communications and Work Skills Success

Glen Oaks Community College has announced its Business and Industry course offerings for the first quarter. These courses are open to the public and available to businesses for employee development and training.

“In response to the requests of area businesses, we are offering a Work Skills: Steps to Success series, to help employees gain the […]

Jan 06, 2017|

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Glen Oaks Community College to hold “Day of Celebration” – Wed., Dec. 14 — groundbreaking for housing project; recognition for outgoing board members

Glen Oaks Community College will hold a special “Day of Celebration” on Wednesday, Dec. 14. Following the 8 a.m. Board of Trustee’s meeting, there will be a reception honoring retiring board members Dave Allen and Jim Moshier. At 11 a.m. there will be a groundbreaking ceremony and reception for the new student housing project […]

Dec 08, 2016|

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