News – 2020

  • Glen Oaks announces Winter 2020 President’s and Dean’s list

    July 16, 2020Glen Oaks announces Winter 2020 President’s and Dean’s list
    Glen Oaks Community College announces its outstanding scholars for the Winter 2020 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 Michigan Adrian Alyssia Hudson-Grayer Alto Ethan Gootjes Bronson Addison Barnes, Aleena ...
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  • Glen Oaks Annual Athletic Scholarship Golf Outing scheduled for Friday, July 31

    June 22, 2020Glen Oaks Annual Athletic Scholarship Golf Outing scheduled for Friday, July 31
    The Glen Oaks Community College Athletic Department will hold its 17th Annual Athletic Golf Outing on Friday, July 31 at Island Hills Golf Course in Centreville, MI. Registration for the four-person scramble will begin at 8 a.m., with shotgun start at 9 a.m. Cost is $320 per team and includes: 18 holes of golf, cart, lunch ...
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  • Sturgis Community Foundation awards textbook grant

    June 22, 2020Sturgis Community Foundation awards textbook grant
    Glen Oaks Community College has received a $3,000 grant from the Sturgis Area Community Foundation’s Doyle Exchange Fund. The funds will be used to help students in the TRIO Student Support Services program with textbook costs and course materials if their financial aid falls short of covering everything. “We are excited to offer this additional source ...
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  • The new future of Glen Oaks Community College

    June 10, 2020The new future of Glen Oaks Community College
    As we reopen Glen Oaks Community College; many questions are being addressed. The college has been closed to the public since March 17, when all courses were moved to an online format and employees began staying at home to carry out their work.  I am pleased to report that while this situation has been challenging, ...
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  • Sturgis senior receives $10,000 Meijer scholarship

    June 10, 2020Sturgis senior receives $10,000 Meijer scholarship
    Brittany Miller to study graphic design at the Cleveland Institute of Art Brittany Miller, a 2020 Sturgis graduate, has been awarded a $10,000 scholarship from Meijer Corporation. Miller is in the St. Joseph County Career and Technical Education (CTE) Graphic Design program held at Glen Oaks Community College. “Brittany is a very talented young lady who has ...
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  • GOCC employees begin return to campus June 15

    June 9, 2020GOCC employees begin return to campus June 15
    CENTREVILLE, MI — Glen Oaks Community College employees will begin to return to campus in phases beginning on June 15. Students and visitors should make appointments prior to visiting campus. Employees have been working remotely since mid-March as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. “Our employees are attending virtual meetings this week as we plan for ...
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  • Glen Oaks plans for safe reopen in phases; face-to-face classes to resume in fall

    May 28, 2020Glen Oaks plans for safe reopen in phases; face-to-face classes to resume in fall
    As the executive order is lifted, employees at Glen Oaks Community College will begin to return to work on June 15, and the faculty and staff are learning what those plans entail. “We take this seriously and want to be sure we are taking the necessary precautions at the college to protect the health and safety ...
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  • Glen Oaks announces changes to nursing program

    May 14, 2020Glen Oaks announces changes to nursing program
    With the goal of attaining accreditation from the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN), Glen Oaks Community College has revised its Associate of Applied Science in Nursing program to align with the requirements of the Michigan Board of Nursing. “Although plans were moving along over the past year to work toward these changes, we were ...
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  • Glen Oaks to award over $288,000 in CARES Act emergency funding to eligible students

    April 28, 2020Glen Oaks to award over $288,000 in CARES Act emergency funding to eligible students
    Glen Oaks Community College will award $288,341 in emergency grants to assist eligible students whose lives and education have been disrupted by the Coronavirus outbreak. The funding is part of the overall $6 billion package from the U.S. Department of Education through the Higher Education Emergency Relief fund, authorized by the Coronavirus Aid Relief, and Economic ...
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  • Local CTE student is recipient of Breaking Traditions award

    April 27, 2020Local CTE student is recipient of Breaking Traditions award
    Sturgis High School junior Kori Stroh is a recipient of the Breaking Traditions Award presented by the Michigan Department of Education. Stroh is in the St. Joseph County Career and Technical Education (CTE) Welding program held at Glen Oaks Community College. The award recognizes students pursuing technical careers considered nontraditional for their gender. Why welding? “I ...
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