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Spring Choral Pops, other GCCC concerts scheduled

GARDEN CITY — The Garden City Community College Department of Music’s Spring 2019 Choral Pops Concert is set for 7:30 p.m. Thursday, May 2 in the Pauline Joyce Fine Arts Auditorium.  This will be J. Clayton Wright’s final performance as Choral Director for a GCCC Concert, and will feature the […]

HGMS mentoring classes donates to Humane Society

Two Horace Good Middle School mentoring classes presented a $1,000 check to the Finney County Humane Society on April 18.  The classes of Ms. Alexander and Ms. Kayser came together to raise money to benefit the Humane Society through a dodgeball tournament that was held at the school on March […]

GCCC celebrates Garden City Career Connection Academy

People celebrate the unveiling of the newly named Garden City Career Connection Academy at GCCC on Thursday morning. Formerly called the adult learning center, the academy provides adult education for students seeking foundational general education, career connections or English acquisition courses. By SCOTT AUST Finney County Economic Development Director of […]

GCCC to celebrate ‘Career Connection Academy’

GARDEN CITY — The public is invited to a special ribbon cutting and open house beginning at 11 a.m. Thursday, April 18, at Garden City Community College to celebrate the renaming of the Adult Learning Center as the Garden City Career Connection Academy. The ribbon cutting will take place at […]

GCCC Auto Tech program to host open house April 26

Courtesy photo GARDEN CITY — The Automotive Technology program at Garden City Community College will host an Open House from 2 to 4 p.m. Friday, April 26.  Guests are invited to tour the Automotive Technology Shop, meet the instructors, gather information about the new cohort-style organizational structure of the program, […]

GCCC named ‘most promising’ place to work

GARDEN CITY — Garden City Community College has been selected by the National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD) in partnership with Diverse: Issues in Higher Education as the 2019 “Most Promising Places to Work in Community Colleges” Award winner.  The award recognizes GCCC’s best-in-class student and staff recruitment […]

GCCC Quiz Bowl team wins Kansas Collegiate tourney

Courtesy photo GARDEN CITY — The Garden City Community College Quiz Bowl team was named the State Champion after a two-day Kansas Collegiate Quiz Bowl tournament earlier this month in Wichita.  GCCC’s team consisted of Aaron Morales (Captain), Madison Wilson, Seth Szekula, and Grace Selee.  The team placed first with […]

Organizations work on ‘Send Silence Packing’ exhibit

GARDEN CITY — LiveWell Finney County, St. Catherine Hospital, Genesis Family Health, and Compass Behavioral Health are partnering with the Student Government Association (SGA) at Garden City Community College to bring Send Silence Packing to Garden City from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. in the Quad at GCCC.  Send Silence […]

GCHS students advance to state in various events

National FCCCLA STAR competition Garden City High School members of the Kansas Association of Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) attended the annual State Leadership Conference and STAR (Students Taking Action with Recognition) Event Competition on April 9 in Wichita.  To move on to nationals, students must place […]

Women of Purpose award grant to Big Brothers Big Sisters

The Women of Purpose organization hosted its annual award luncheon at the Community Congregational Church on April 10. GARDEN CITY — The Women of Purpose awarded a $5,000 grant to Big Brothers Big Sisters during the organization’s annual award luncheon on April 10. According to a news release, the grant […]