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Glen Oaks announces athletic academic awards

 
Twenty-one student-athletes from Glen Oaks Community College recently received Michigan Community College Athletic Association (MCCAA) and National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) academic awards. Students who received MCCAA Academic All-Conference completed at least 24 credit hours with a 3.0-3.199 GPA. MCCAA Academic All-State awards go to individuals that have completed at least 24 credits […]

Jul 11, 2016|

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Chuck Frisbie joins Glen Oaks as Director of Institutional Innovation

Glen Oaks Community College has announced that Chuck Frisbie is the College’s new, part-time Director of Institutional Innovation.

Frisbie recently retired as the superintendent of Constantine Schools.  Prior to serving Constantine, he served as Superintendent of Mendon schools.

Frisbie is no stranger to Glen Oaks – not only is he an alumnus, but he served the […]

Jul 06, 2016|

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Sturgis Bank and Trust Company donates $45,000 to Glen Oaks Community College

Sturgis Bank and Trust Company has donated $45,000 to Glen Oaks Community College to be used toward the cost of a new high-tech digital entrance sign for the college.

“We are very appreciative of the bank’s support of the college,” said Dr. David Devier, president at Glen Oaks. “We have recently made a lot of […]

Jul 05, 2016|

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Glen Oaks Foundation Board has four new members

Centreville, MI – Four new directors have joined the Glen Oaks Community College Foundation Board and will begin their terms with the new academic year in July, 2016.

They are: Terry Conklin, superintendent, Burr Oak Schools; Dr. Murray Malinoski, dentist, and president of Malinoski & Associates; Anita Sholl, staff accountant, Burr Oak Tool, Inc.; and […]

Jun 27, 2016|

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Glen Oaks President Devier receives high marks from board evaluation

The Glen Oaks Community College Board of Trustees provided Dr. David Devier, Glen Oaks president, with his annual evaluation during an executive session of the College’s June 8 board meeting.  The trustees were unanimous in their high appraisal of Dr. Devier’s performance.

The board evaluation included forty-eight questions covering six functional areas of performance.  On […]

Jun 21, 2016|

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Community Colleges: The Open Door to the Bachelor’s Degree

Community Colleges: The Open Door to the Bachelor’s Degree

A new research report from the Aspen Institute and the Community College Research Center entitled: “The Transfer Playbook: Essential Practices for Two and Four Year Colleges,” outlines the critical role that community colleges play in assisting students achieve a four-year degree. While community colleges, […]

Jun 02, 2016|

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Glen Oaks announces this year’s basketball summer camps

Glen Oaks announces this year’s basketball summer camps

Two camps will be ran in June. Camp One runs Monday, June 13 – Thursday, June 16 and Camp Two runs Monday, June 27 – Thursday, June 30. The camp is open to boys and girls ages 7 – 14. Campers age 7-10 will participate during the […]

May 23, 2016|

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Bill Furr receives prestigious E. J. Shaheen Faculty award during 48th annual Glen Oaks commencement

Bill Furr receives prestigious E. J. Shaheen Faculty award during 48th annual Glen Oaks commencement

Working as a business professor at a community college was probably not on Bill Furr’s radar early on in his career. In fact, his introduction to Glen Oaks was quite coincidental and came through a personal business venture.

Furr was selected […]

May 09, 2016|

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Glen Oaks to hold 48th Annual Commencement Ceremony on Fri., May 6

Glen Oaks to hold 48th Annual Commencement Ceremony on Fri., May 6
 

Glen Oaks Community College will hold its 48th Annual Commencement Ceremony at 7 p.m. on Friday, May 6, in the Glen Oaks gymnasium. One hundred nine-seven degrees and/or certificates will be awarded to 175 students, of which 113 will be walking in the […]

May 09, 2016|

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Glen Oaks Board approves design and construction of on-campus student housing

Glen Oaks Board approves design and construction of on-campus student housing;
groundbreaking for 120-bed facility is expected in summer, pending USDA loan approval

The Glen Oaks Community College Board of Trustees voted to proceed with the bidding, design and construction of a $6.5 million, 120-bed student housing facility on the Glen Oaks campus. Subject to final […]

Apr 20, 2016|

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