News – 2012

  • Glen Oaks Community College and Western Michigan University sign reverse transfer agreement

    December 4, 2012 Glen Oaks Community College and Western Michigan University sign reverse transfer agreement
    Students who have attended Glen Oaks Community College and transferred to Western Michigan University, prior to obtaining their associate degree, can now receive their associate degree a little easier while continuing their studies at WMU. Glen Oaks Community College was one of four community colleges which signed reverse transfer agreements on Tue., December 4, that allows ... Read Full Article >>
  • GOCC to hold Online Open Houses to answer questions about online learning

    November 30, 2012 GOCC to hold Online Open Houses to answer questions about online learning
    Staff from Glen Oaks Community College’s Distance Learning Office will be available to explain the convenience and ease of online college classes as part of two web-based Open Houses. The Distance Learning Online Open Houses are from 6 to 8 p.m. on Wed., December 12 and from 6 to 8 p.m. on Mon., January 7, ... Read Full Article >>
  • GOCC Foundation awards 67 scholarships

    November 16, 2012 GOCC Foundation awards 67 scholarships
    The Glen Oaks Community College Foundation has announced its 2012-2013 scholarship award recipients. The Foundation is awarding amount is approximately $57,000 to 67 students who were chosen by a committee for their academic achievements. Additionally, the athletic program received a $25,000 grant to award scholarships to student athletes who are participating on one or more ... Read Full Article >>
  • GOCC Allied Health Club raises funds for Adopt-A-Family

    November 16, 2012 GOCC Allied Health Club raises funds for Adopt-A-Family
    The annual poinsettia sale, sponsored by the Glen Oaks Community College Allied Health Club, was a huge success this year. A total of 113 plants were sold, and the Club’s earnings from the sale totaled $536. Half the proceeds are going to Glen Oaks Christmas Adopt-A-Family and the remainder goes toward scholarships. Karen Webber, student ... Read Full Article >>
  • Registration for Winter 2013 classes begins Nov. 12 at Glen Oaks Community College

    November 9, 2012 Registration for Winter 2013 classes begins Nov. 12 at Glen Oaks Community College
    Monday, November 12 is the first day of new student registration for Winter 2013 classes at Glen Oaks Community College. Registration continues through the first day of classes, which is Mon., January 7, 2013. Between November 12 and December 14, students may register at the college on Monday, Thursday and Friday between 8:15 a.m. and 4 ... Read Full Article >>
  • RN to BSN College Night at Glen Oaks Community College

    November 5, 2012 RN to BSN College Night at Glen Oaks Community College
    All area registered nurses who are interested in obtaining their Bachelor of Science in Nursing are invited to attend the Glen Oaks Community College RN to BSN College night on Tues., November 13 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. on the GOCC Concourse. There will be seven schools represented including Goshen College, Bethel College, Michigan State ... Read Full Article >>
  • Pre-Nursing Information Meetings at Glen Oaks Community College

    October 17, 2012 Pre-Nursing Information Meetings at Glen Oaks Community College
    Glen Oaks Community College will be holding two pre-nursing information sessions for the public on Wed., October 24 at noon and at 4 p.m. in the Dresser Business Development Auditorium on the campus of Glen Oaks Community College. The meetings will provide information about the nursing education program at GOCC. Those interested in attending one of ... Read Full Article >>
  • Zakrzewski is new dean of finance and administration at GOCC

    October 10, 2012 Zakrzewski is new dean of finance and administration at GOCC
    Dr. Gary Wheeler, president, Glen Oaks Community College, introduced Bruce Zakrzewski, GOCC dean of finance and administration, at the GOCC Board of Trustees meeting, on Wed., October 10. Zakrzewski joins the College with many years of financial and administrative experience. He was employed for eight years at Lake Michigan College where he was director of ... Read Full Article >>
  • Physiology and treatment of pain is focus of nursing conference

    October 5, 2012 Physiology and treatment of pain is focus of nursing conference
    Mike Pulford, CRNA, Kalamazoo Anesthesiology, P.C., who works at Three Rivers Health, will be the featured speaker at the 2012 Friends and Alumni of Nursing (FAN) Conference, scheduled for Sat., October 13 at the Dresser Business Development Auditorium on the campus of Glen Oaks Community College. The conference titled “A World of Pain” will be held ... Read Full Article >>
  • GOCC to host College Night Over 50 colleges and military organizations to attend

    September 19, 2012 GOCC to host College Night Over 50 colleges and military organizations to attend
    Admission representatives from over 50 colleges, universities and military agencies will gather for the 22nd Annual College Night at Glen Oaks Community College on Tues., October 9, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in the College gymnasium. The event is free and open to the public. The College representatives will answer questions about the admission process, entrance ... Read Full Article >>
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