December 20, 2013The Glen Oaks Community College Foundation, a not-for-profit organization that supports educational
programs and services at the college, has a new board president—Mike Doe, vice president of sales and
public relations at LTI Printing, Sturgis, Mich. He is a graduate of Northwood University and a lifelong resident
of Sturgis. Doe serves on the Sturgis Hospital Foundation Board and ... Read Full Article >>
December 18, 2013The Glen Oaks Community College Board of Trustees selected Dr. David Devier to serve as
the president of Glen Oaks Community College, at yesterday’s (December 17) board meeting.
“All of our finalists were excellent candidates,” said David Allen, board president. “Devier expressed a high
level of energy and enthusiasm, along with a strong passion for education and student ... Read Full Article >>
November 26, 2013The Student Government and Phi Theta Kappa Chapters at Glen Oaks Community College
have teamed together to host a volleyball game to raise money for student scholarships.
The faculty/staff at GOCC will be pitted against a student team in a volleyball match to be held on Fri.,
December 6 in the college’s gymnasium. Tip-off time is 5 p.m. ... Read Full Article >>
November 22, 2013The Glen Oaks Community College Foundation has announced its 2013-14 scholarship
award recipients. The Foundation is awarding approximately $63,000 to 66 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 of the Viking sports
Through philanthropic ... Read Full Article >>
November 12, 2013Glen Oaks Community College will host the award-winning film “The Road to Andersonville”
— the first film to document the story of Michigan’s Native Americans in the Civil War who served in Company
K of the 1st Michigan Sharpshooters. The presentation will be held on Thur., December 5, from 6 p.m. to 8
p.m. in the Nora Hagen ... Read Full Article >>
November 11, 2013New student registration for Winter 2014 classes at Glen Oaks Community College is now
under way and will continue through the first day of classes, which is Mon., January 6, 2014.
Between now and December 14, students may register at the college on Monday, Thursday and Friday
between 8:15 a.m. and 4 p.m., and on Tuesday and Wednesday ... Read Full Article >>
November 1, 2013Glen Oaks Community College is pleased to announce the addition of a Medical Coding
focus to the current Medical Administrative Specialist certificate program. The new option offers students the
knowledge and skills to sit for the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) Certified
Coding Specialist (CCS-P) exam.
“Physician office coding specialists are in high demand,” said Brenda Luczek, GOCC ... Read Full Article >>
October 25, 2013Glen Oaks Community College will host “Return 2 Learn,” a special college information
session for adult learners on Tues., November 5 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in the Dresser Business Development
Center on the campus of Glen Oaks Community College.
Whether one is considering going back to college, getting started on a program, or is in need of ... Read Full Article >>
October 24, 2013Glen Oaks Community College is highlighted in a report, released last week by The University of Texas
at Austin, identifying high-impact educational practices in community colleges.
The report “A Matter of Degrees: Engaging Practices, Engaging Students,” shares 12 high-impact educational practices
that community colleges can employ to increase student engagement and success. In it, Glen Oaks is credited ... Read Full Article >>
October 21, 2013Glen Oaks Community College is offering two non-credit courses this fall for participants to spur on their creativity. The courses are offered through GOCC’s Continuing Education program.
Cards, Creativity & Chocolate (One-evening)
Creativity flows when chocolate meets card stock. Participants will learn the basics of making greeting cards. Discussion will include various techniques, different types of paper ... Read Full Article >>