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SchoolsFirst – Financial Planning for Retirement – April 25

 FINANCIAL PLANNING FOR RETIREMENT Come learn about:  Your CalPERS & CalSTRS pension, Establish 403b/457/Roth Retirement plan options & review existing retirement plans Wednesday, April 25th, 2018 9 a.m. – 2 p. m. Location: Humanities 101 Available to all Classified & Certificated employees Please schedule appointment, Walk-ins Welcome, as available   Schedule an appointment online: You can also […]

Kris Widman Receives Award for Teaching Excellence

The winner of the 2018 GWC Academic Senate Award for Teaching Excellence is Kris Widman of the Nursing department.  Nominated by students, Kris is a respected and beloved teacher to her 3rd semester nursing students.  The Award for Excellence honors a part-time teacher and was created by the Academic Senate to acknowledge the tremendous impact […]

Creating Equitable Education Opportunities CA-JSPAC

Join the California Joint Special Populations Advisory Committee (JSPAC) on our Creating Equitable Education Opportunities Webinar series.  Our webinar series will discuss creating equitable education opportunities with intentional outcomes to take steps towards closing the achievement gaps in California schools and building a skilled ready workforce for Undocumented Students and Bringing College Readiness and Career Education […]

Floral Design Program hosts their Artist in Residence (AIR) Program April 22, 2018

The Floral Design Program invites you to our Artist in Residence (AIR) Program, April 22nd 1:00pm – 3:00pm with our guest artist Nick St.Clair AIFD.  Our Floral Design Program is a Student Chapter of The American Institute of Floral Designers (AIFD) and each year hosts a professional floral artist to teach and inspire our students and […]

GWC Bookstore Returning Unsold Textbooks (including late-start classes)

GWC Bookstore has started shipping back all unsold textbooks to the publishers, including late-starting (2nd 8-week) classes. Please advise all students to purchase ALL their textbooks for the semester to avoid having to special order their books and encounter delays. Students can get their books in the store or at Any questions, please contact […]

Sexual Assault Awareness Week – April 23 – 27

The Office of the Dean of Students and Intercultural Programs are co-hosting GWC Sexual Assault Awareness Week from April. 23-27th. Events include: The Clothesline Project– Weeklong An installation of T-shirts with messages from survivors and their allies T-Shirt Making Station– Monday, 4/23 from 11am-1pm in the Central Quad Get involved in the movement by decorating […]

Student Art Show!

Please come visit the annual Student Art Show! Open to the community. Opening Reception & Awards Ceremony: Thursday, April 12th 4-7pm Fine Arts Gallery

The Inaugural Rustler Open – Save The Date – June 4

MICHAEL’S GOLF TOURNAMENT “Save the Date”  Michael’s Sports Pub & Grill Presents “The Inaugural Rustler Open” Charity Golf Tournament Proceeds Benefit Golden West College Football Program Monday June 4th, 2018 Meadowlark Golf Course Cost $125.00 includes golf & cart, Lunch at course and Dinner served at Michael’s Sports Pub & Grill Awards & Raffle immediately […]

ASGWC Spring Weekly Yoga Series

The ASGWC Activities Committee invites you to participate in our new spring weekly yoga series!  Join us at 1:30pm in the Quad for a free 30-minute yoga session every Thursday from April 12th – May 17th.  This gentle yoga course is appropriate for all levels, including those who have no prior yoga experience.  A limited amount of yoga mats […]

Veronica Ornelas – April’s Employee of the Month

Congratulations to Veronica Ornelas, our Employee of the Month for April. Veronica works in the Counseling and Social Science Department as an Administrative Assistant II. This was sent in with her nomination: Veronica has been instrumental to the success of GWC and provides the Dean with the necessary data that generates reports and funding. Veronica […]