The GWC Surf Report

Be a part of our Community Open House – February 22nd

  • All departments/programs welcome! • 30 minute slots to recruit potentially new students for your classes/programs • Limited funding available for supplies • Sign up now at https://tinyurl.com/goldchella2019 Contact Mary Avalos (mavalos@gwc.cccd.edu) for more information. Goldchella flyer_booth volunteers

December Employee of the Month Announced

  Congratulations to Veronica Soto, our Employee of the Month for December 2018. Veronica is an Administrative Secretary for GWC’s Center for Global and Cultural Programs. This was sent in with her nomination: “Veronica is an exceptional employee who cares about the students, especially international students. She is dedicated and passionate about her job. She […]

Congratulations to Leyna Nguyen, our GWC Recognition of Student Excellence recipient!

The President’s Office and Academic Senate have partnered together to honor outstanding students for excellence in the classroom, campus community, or in their personal lives. Leyna was nominated by English instructor, Keisha Cosand and honored at the Planning and Budget meeting on November 28th by Academic Senate President, Martie Ramm Engle and GWC President, Tim McGrath.

Hundreds of Students Participate in GWC’s Adult Education Bridge Day

The Office of Adult Education at Golden West College hosted the third annual Bridge Day events on November 14 and 15, 2018 on campus. Over 200 potential students participated, primarily from the Huntington Beach Adult School, Lincoln Education Center, BPSOS, and other surrounding community organizations.

Library Extended Hours for Fall 2018: December 4, 5, 6, 10, and 11

  Golden West College Library Fall 2018 Extended Library Hours!* We’re open later. Come study with us! Monday, December 3  |  8:00 am – 8:45 pm Tuesday, December 4  |  8:00 am – 9:45 pm* Wednesday, December 5  |  8:00 am – 9:45 pm* Thursday, December 6  |  8:00 am – 9:45 pm* Friday, December 7  |  8:00 am – 3:00 pm Monday, December 10  |  8:00 am […]

#GivingTuesday on November 27

Golden West College Foundation This global day of giving invites individuals to celebrate the holiday season by giving back and creating change in our communities. Together we can make a difference! Please click below to help students transform their lives by Giving the Gift of Education. Give Now

Faculty: Funding Opportunity – Call for Conference Applications

From the Institute for Professional Development (IPD) CALL FOR CONFERENCE APPLICATIONS FACULTY:  Last chance to apply for IPD funding for conferences taking place January through March FINAL DEADLINE to apply:  noon on Friday, November 30, 2018 Questions:  contact Patty Fonseca in the IPD Office   |   gwcipd@gwc.cccd.edu    |   714/895-8175 CONFERENCE/TRAVEL FUNDING <IPD Conference Funding_ Information [PDF]>   […]

GWC Welcomes the World During International Education Week

GWC’s Center for Global and Cultural Programs brought a world of culture to campus on Wednesday, November 14, at its International Festival.  The event kicked off the campus’s International Education Week, which raised cultural awareness through a celebration of music, dance, and initiative. This year’s festival offered attendees cultural performances, study abroad booths, country booths […]

Veterans Honored at Golden West College’s Annual Celebration

(GWC student veterans and veteran attendees at GWC’s annual Veterans Day Celebration.) Golden West College recognized Orange County veterans and student veterans at its annual Veterans Day Celebration on November 8, 2018. Veteran Michael Carrizo, GWC facilities specialist and advisor to the Student Veterans Organization, served as the event’s master of ceremonies. Fascinated with the […]

Golden West College Celebrates Dia De Los Muertos

Hundreds of students, faculty, and staff celebrated Dia De Los Muertos at the Student Services Center North patio on November 1, 2018. The exciting event, hosted by Puente and Intercultural Programs (ICP), featured a day of cultural learning, dance and music, crafts, food and festivities. Beautifully crafted ofrendas (altars), created by Puente students and GWC’s campus […]