Call for Petitions for Academic Rank and Professor Emeritus Status

From the Institute for Professional Development Call for Petitions for Academic Rank and Emeritus Status Deadline to submit your application to the IPD Office: Thursday, November 8, 2018 at 5:00PM   Questions?  Contact Patty Fonseca in the IPD Office  •  (714) 895-8175 ACADEMIC RANK <Application> <Criteria> Members of the faculty at Golden West College may be […]

HB Assistance League Presents Scholarships to Three GWC Police Academy Recruits

The Huntington Beach Assistance League awarded scholarships to three veteran recruits from GWC’s Basic Police Academy Class 158 on Friday, 9/14, at the college’s Regional Criminal Justice Training Center.

GWC Co-Ed Recreation Softball Team Finishes 2nd in League

The GWC Golden Gloves, our co-ed recreational softball team, earned a 2nd place league finish on Wednesday night 9/6 in the Long Beach City summer league.  Entering the playoffs as the 3rd seed, they won the first playoff game 14-6, but came up short in the championship game. Campus team members include: Jason Deitrich (Admissions and […]

Chefs for Scholarships – SAVE THE DATE

The Golden West College Patrons presents the 13th Annual Chefs for Scholarships Sunday, October 7th at Golden West College from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Presale Tickets: $45/Adult ~ $20/Student At the Door: $50/Adult ~ $25/Student 12 & under are FREE Bring your family and friends for a fun afternoon of Signature Tastings from Local […]

Pointed Permanence: The Art of Tattoo – Sept 6 – Oct 27

Faculty, staff and students are invited to the first show of the GWC Art Gallery for the 2018 fall semester. Pointed Permanence: The Art of Tattoo September 6 through October 27   Reception on Thursday, September 13 from 5 – 8 p.m. For over 5,000 years, tattooing has been a vibrant art form in multiple […]

GWC Theater Arts Wins Back-To-Back Outstanding College Production At 2017-18 UniArts Awards, Earns Nine Additional Nominations

The National Youth Arts Awards announced the winners of their 13th annual competition, honoring outstanding work by youth in the arts.  Over 600 productions were submitted this year, including shows from 220 members across 17 states and the UK. Golden West College Theater Arts earned the top UniArts college award, winning Outstanding College Production for Never […]

Golden West College Launches “I Am GWC” Campaign At Welcome Day

GWC students surround President Tim McGrath at Welcome Day 2018 Golden West College launched its “I Am GWC” campaign on Wednesday, August 22, 2018, timed to the college’s Welcome Day orientation for new students. The campaign promotes and celebrates GWC’s diverse student community with authentic images featuring current and recently graduated students on campus. Three […]

Nominate Employee of the Month for September

Nominations are now open for September’s Employee of the Month! Take a moment to give a “shout out” to one of your fellow GWC employees by submitting a nomination today! (Even if you have already nominated someone in the past and they were not selected, try again! As long as the employee has not received […]

Easy Video Recording/Sharing with Relay & Camtasia

Great news! The District has licensed TechSmith Relay and Techsmith Camtasia for use by all faculty! Overview: Relay & Camtasia Please watch the following: 3-minute Intro to Relay & Camtasia Video TechSmith Relay Create Your TechSmith Relay Account — FREE to all district employees! Visit the Coast District’s TechSmith Relay Website. Click the Sign In […]

GWC Student Veteran Jessie Orozco Honored with Tierney Center Veteran Service Award

The Tierney Center for Veteran Services announced one of its Spring 2018 Veteran Service Award recipients on Wednesday, August 8, 2018. GWC student and veteran, Jessie Orozco, was honored with the first-place award of $1,000 for his participation in the veteran survey program. “I’m feeling very grateful and happy,” said Orozco.