A New Day at GOCC

by Dr. David Devier, Glen Oaks president

This August 26th, a new day begins at Glen Oaks Community College.  We will move our first class of students into our new housing facility – Devier Student Suites.  This monumental activity means that life will never be the same on campus going forward.  Never again will we […]

Aug 15, 2017|

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Glen Oaks gears up for ‘Student Move-in Day’ for new housing facility – Sat., Aug. 26

Glen Oaks Community College is gearing up to move over 80 students into their new on-campus living quarters, Devier Student Suites, on Saturday, Aug. 26 between 8 a.m. and noon.

“We are anticipating over 300 people to participate including students, parents, and faculty and staff volunteers,” said April Yost, director of student housing, Capstone On-Campus […]

Aug 15, 2017|

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Grand Opening of Devier Student Suites set for Fri., Aug. 25; public is invited to join in the celebration

What began as an idea to build a residence hall on the campus of Glen Oaks Community College more than two years ago is about to become a reality.

The grand opening of the David H. and Patricia A. Devier Student Suites will be held on Friday, August 25 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. […]

Aug 15, 2017|

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Glen Oaks offers Summer Bridge program to boost English and math skills

Students wishing to attend Glen Oaks Community College in the fall, who may be feeling nervous or stressed about the college entrance exam, now have the opportunity to enhance their English and math skills prior to the start of the fall semester.

The Summer Bridge program, designed to better prepare students for Accuplacer testing and […]

Jul 17, 2017|

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The Good Work of Glen Oaks

I have reported in the recent past about some of the successes of Glen Oaks Community College in serving our region’s students and communities. Here I will provide greater detail concerning the breadth and depth of the good work being carried out.

The previous reports outlined the significant numbers of dual enrollment and early middle […]

Jun 27, 2017|

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Former Detroit Lions kicker Jason Hanson to speak as part of Glen Oaks Viking Speaker Series – Thursday, July 20

Glen Oaks Community College will host Jason Hanson, former Detroit Lions kicker, the first speaker in the 2017-18 Viking Speaker Series. The event will be held on Thursday, July 20 at 6 p.m. in the Nora Hagen Theatre on the campus of Glen Oaks Community College.  The event is sponsored by Sturgis Media Group […]

Jun 26, 2017|

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South Bend Cubs gathering open to Alumni and Friends of Glen Oaks Community College – Sunday, July 16

Glen Oaks Community College will host a day at the South Bend Cubs ballgame at Four Winds Field on Sunday, July 16 at 2:05 p.m.

Each participants will enjoy a reserved seat on the Home Run Porch, receive a South Bend Cubs baseball cap, and will be treated to grilled hamburgers, hot dogs, chips, corn […]

Jun 22, 2017|

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Glen Oaks announces Winter 2017 scholars

Glen Oaks Community College announces its outstanding scholars for the Winter 2017 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


Amy Kline

Stacie Cleland, Kaitlyn […]

Jun 15, 2017|

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Glen Oaks to hold 14th Annual Athletic Scholarship Golf Outing – Fri., June 23

The Glen Oaks Community College Athletic Department will hold its annual golf outing on Friday, June 23 at the Klinger Lake Country Club.

The event will begin with registration at 10:30 a.m., lunch at 11 a.m. and shotgun start at noon. This is a four-person scramble, with many prizes.

Cost is $90 per golfer and includes […]

May 15, 2017|

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Swartz Scholarship awarded to GOCC’s Jeremy M. Gooch

Jeremy M. Gooch, of Sturgis, Michigan, has been awarded the Professor Emeritus B. Swartz Scholarship for Excellence in Mathematics.

Gooch graduated with an Associate of General Studies degree during Glen Oaks graduation ceremony in early May. He plans to attend a private college to finish his four-year degree in electrical engineering and someday work in […]

May 10, 2017|

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