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My Retirement Decisions Workshop- Calstrs

November 13, 2018 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM Student Services Center- Room 2400 Register Here (registration instructions attached [PDF]) In this hour-and-a-half interactive workshop, you’ll learn: How we calculate your CalSTRS monthly retirement benefit. The options you can choose if you want to provide a lifetime monthly benefit to your survivors—and how each option would […]

Therapy Dogs On Campus – Every 3rd Tuesday

Therapy Dogs Poster Fall 2018[PDF]

2018 Courtyard of Honor

The Golden West College Foundation and Tim McGrath, President of Golden West College cordially invite you to attend the Courtyard of Honor Ceremony Thursday, October 18, 2018 2:30 p.m. President’s Courtyard Reception immediately following Attachment: Courtyard Electronic-Invite-2018-email  

GWC Food Services – Weekly Specials October 15 to 19, 2018

Monday – October 15 Soups – Cream of asparagus – $2.95 – $3.50 Grill – Grilled Portobello burger with provolone cheese, roasted tomatoes, lemon dill aioli and spiced french fries – $6.95 Action – Roasted vegetables Primavera with your choice of vegetables – $6.95 International – Spicy shrimp pad thai with roasted vegetables – $8.00 Grab n Go Salad – Baja caesar salad with crispy tortilla strips and chipotle lime ranch – $3.95 Grab n […]

13th Annual Chefs For Scholarships Event Raises $33,000 For Golden West Students

(GWC student Jassmin Davari and GWC Patrons President Jacki Wirta.) On Sunday, October 7, 2018, Golden West College hosted its 13th Annual Chefs for Scholarships fundraising event at the college’s Student Center. This year, over $33,000 was donated to support student scholarships! Jassmin Davari, an international student at GWC, was awarded the Golden Chef Award, […]

DACA Week – October 15 – 19, 2018

  Golden West College is hosting a series of events supporting students during DACA Week as part of the “Undocumented Student Week of Action” from Monday, October 15, 2018 through Friday, October 19, 2018. Join us in a week of advocacy to support and build awareness for undocumented students throughout the state.  Please share this […]

Ben Olague Announced as October Employee of the Month

Congratulations to Ben Olague, our Employee of the Month for October 2018. Ben Olague is GWC’s Outreach Program Specialist. This was sent in with his nomination: Ben has been a one-man department for basically his whole time at GWC but that has not stopped him from being one of the most helpful and informative staff […]

GWC’s Center for Global & Cultural Programs Announces “Going Global Photo Contest” Winner

Golden West student Devin Olsen won first place in the Center for Global & Cultural Programs’ “Going Global Photo Contest”, announced on Monday, October 1, 2018. Out of 20 student entries received, Devin was awarded the grand prize – a $150 gift card to the GWC Bookstore – after votes were tallied from students, faculty […]

GWC Celebrates Pride Week With Five Days Of Campus Events

This week, GWC recognizes and honors our diverse LGBTQ+ students and community with the return of Pride Week. The Center for Global & Cultural Programs partnered with GWC’s GLASA (Gay Lesbian Alternative Straight Alliance), Puente Club, faculty and students to bring five days of events and activities to campus. GWC’s Pride Week aims to celebrate LGBTQ+ identities on and off campus, to raise awareness about issues unique to the […]

September Employee of the Month Announced

Congratulations to Dorsie Brooks, our Employee of the Month for September 2018. Dorsie Brooks is GWC’s Business & Career Technical Education department’s Grants Coordinator. This was sent in with her nomination: “Dorsie is a ‘behind-the-scenes’ person that not everyone sees, but is there supporting the students to make sure they are successful in their careers […]