GCCC Releases Healthy & Safe Campus Plan

Garden City Community College will continue to operate in Phase 1 with a “Masks Appreciated” policy for the beginning of the Fall semester starting August 16th.Faculty may require masks in their classrooms, and this will be communicated to students through the course syllabus. Masks may also be required in certain […]

Conference Room Renamed: Barb Wells Conference Room

The GCCC Endowment Association is proud to announce the new name of the conference room in the Student & Community Service Center (SCSC) building as the “Barb Wells Conference Room”.During the 2021 Virtual Endowment Auction on April 9th, Week’s Family Funeral Home of Sublette, Kansas, won the naming rights for […]

Kansas Promise Scholarship Available at GCCC

Select GCCC programs are available at no cost to eligible students beginning Fall 2021, thanks to a new scholarship program designed to increase Kansans’ access to community colleges and technical schools.The Kansas Promise Scholarship, a $10 million last-dollar scholarship program, was passed by the Kansas Legislature and Governor Laura Kelly […]

Coffee with the President Set for July 15th

GCCC President Dr. Ryan Ruda will host a “Coffee with the President” event on Thursday, July 15th from 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM at Patrick Dugan’s Coffee House in Garden City. The college will purchase the first $250 of drinks ordered that morning.During this event, Dr. Ruda will host a […]

Samnegard named to NJCAA All-District team

By Mike Pilosof After a stellar season, one that saw him grab NJCAA All-American honors, Adam Samnegard isn’t quite done adding to his trophy case. On Tuesday, the sophomore was named to the NJCAA Division I PING All-District III squad. Samnegard finished 14th at the NJCAA National Championships in May, […]

New Anatomage Tables to Benefit Area Students

Garden City Community College has purchased two high-tech Anatomage Tables, which provide three-dimensional, high-resolution mapping of both human bodies and select animal cadavers, thanks to the contributions from donors and supporters of GCCC. Through a Kansas Department of Commerce tax credit grant, GCCC secured over $186,000 from donors to secure […]

Spring 2021 Honor Roll Recipients Announced

Garden City Community College is proud to present our Spring 2021 Honor Roll recipients. Included is a total of 548 students on three lists: President’s Honor Roll, Vice President/Deans’ Honor Roll, and Honorable Mention.The President’s recipients, 176 in total, achieved a session GPA of 4.0 or higher.The VP/Deans’ recipients, 285 […]

GCCC Signs Articulation Agreement with Bethany College

Garden City Community College has entered into anarticulation agreement with Bethany College which will enable GCCC students to transfer alldegree credit to Bethany College.The agreement of understanding assures that any GCCC Associate of Arts (AA) or Associate ofScience (AS) graduate may transfer, as a block, all courses completed as part […]

Two GCCC Employees Awarded NISOD Excellence Award

Garden City Community College is proud to announce two employees were awarded the annual NISOD Excellence in Teaching and Leadership Award. The 2021 NISOD Excellence Award was awarded to Perla Salazar, GCCC Math Instructor, and Lawrence (Larry) Jenkins, GCCC Nursing Instructor.The National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD) is […]