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2023 Employees observing Service Anniversaries

Glen Oaks celebrates employee service anniversaries

Glen Oaks Community College recently celebrated employees who have reached milestone service anniversaries. Employees were recognized during an All-College holiday luncheon held on Dec. 15. The honorees recognized were: 5 Years – Anne Fries, Karen Goodman, Vonda Marrow, Cheryl Schmitt, Robert Stuck15 Years – Tonya Howden, Michael Sandelin, Chad Worthington20

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Glen Oaks announces holiday closure

Glen Oaks Community College will be closed Friday, Dec. 22 through Monday, Jan. 1 for the winter holiday break. Student Services, including Admissions, Advising, and the Cashier’s Office, will reopen beginning on Tuesday, Jan. 2, with limited staffing, where hours will be 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Appointments are encouraged

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Vikings Reach Their First NJCAA eSports Final

The Glen Oaks Viking eSports reach their first NJCAA eSports Final!!!! Glen Oaks Call of Duty Warzone 2 4v4 team will play in their first NJCAAE Open Series Tournament final on Tuesday December 5. Glen Oaks defeated Walters State Community College, and Brookdale Community College to reach the finals. The

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Headshot of Glen Oaks Community College President, Dr. David Devier

What Happened to Shop Classes?

by David H. DevierPresident, Glen Oaks Community College In a recent news piece* that was widely disseminated across the country, the author quoted a senior executive from the Michigan Manufacturers Association as saying, “During the 1990’s, when Michigan was driving a four-year degree pipeline for high school students, the shop

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