Therapy Dogs On Campus – Every 3rd Tuesday

Therapy Dogs Poster Fall 2018[PDF]

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, […]

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 […]

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 […]

GWC Bookstore Returning Unsold Textbooks

GWC Bookstore will now start sending back UNSOLD textbooks to the publishers as we get ready for Intersession & Spring semester! We advise students to buy all their Fall textbooks as soon as possible. If your class has multiple books (e.g. English classes using 6 books or more) purchase all your books now to avoid […]

Apply Now to CSU/UC Fall 2019 Admissions

October 1st – November 30th CSU application filing period for Fall 2019 admission www.calstate.edu/apply November 1st – 30th UC application filing period for Fall 2019 admission www.universityofcalifornia.edu/admissions For assistance with the online application, please sign up for the following workshops for schedule an appointment with the Transfer Center at (714) 895-8794 for individual help. CSU/UC Fall 2019 Admission […]

Nominate Employee of the Month for November

Nominations are now open for November’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 […]

Golden West College Inspires The Next Generation of Scientists at 10th Annual Science Showtime

GWC hosted its 10th annual Science Showtime at the college’s Math/Science Building and around campus on September 28, 2019.  The event featured over 30 hands-on activities for kids, including making exploding gummy bears, bug hunting in the college’s Native Garden, programming a Lego robot, and making slime. Science Showtime introduces kids to the world of […]

Golden West College’s Regional Criminal Justice Training Center Class 158 Honored At Graduation Ceremony

GWC’s RCJTC Basic Police Academy Class 158 20 recruits from GWC’s Regional Criminal Justice Training Center’s (RCJTC) Basic Police Academy Class 158 graduated from the intensive six-month program on September 14, 2018, at the OCC’s Robert B. Moore Theater. The RCJTC prides itself on providing the highest level of training, to ensure graduates become successful […]