Tag: covid 19

KDOT Local Consult Going Virtual

We’ve been working hard to prepare for the 2021 round of Local Consult. These regional stakeholder meetings rely on Kansans to provide timely input which helps us determine which IKE highway expansion and modernization projects will be added to the development pipeline. We are committed to the Local Consult process […]

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 […]

GCHS Music Department Rates At State Competition

The Garden City High School music department participated in State Large Group Contest and student solos virtually this year due to COVID.  The large group were judged by a panel made up of three judges and the ensembles were judged by one judge that rated the performances in their particular […]

Jayhawk Conference President’s Council approved revised safety protocols for outdoor sporting events

After weeks of discussion, the Jayhawk Conference President’s Council approved revised safety protocols for outdoor sporting events. On Monday, conference leaders passed a motion to remove the mask requirement at all outdoor activities. Instead, school officials will now recommend wearing masks where social distancing can be achieved, instead of mandating […]

Emergency Grant Funding Available to Students for Summer 2021 Term

Garden City Community College will distribute $100,000 in federal funding to qualifying students enrolled in the Summer 2021 term at GCCC. This emergency grant funding is from the Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund II (HEERF II) to alleviate student’s financial hardships caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.The disbursement from the U.S. […]

GCCC to Hold Hybrid Commencement Ceremony in May

Garden City Community College is excited to announce a hybrid commencement ceremony will occur in May to honor graduates. A live ceremony for the graduates with two family members allowed will take place, followed by a virtual release of the commencement ceremony video.With everyone’s health and safety in mind, a […]

GCCC Homecoming Week 3/22-3/27 Events

Garden City Community College will celebrate Homecoming Week on March 22-27th. This year’s theme is “mask-querade”. Each day of the week will feature a dress up theme and a fun outdoor activity in the Quad from 11-1. Students, faculty, and staff are encouraged to participate in the fun!• Monday 3/22: […]

Second Round of Emergency Funding to Benefit GCCC Students

Garden City Community College will distribute $500,000 in federal funding from the Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund II (HEERF II) to qualifying students to help alleviate financial hardships caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.The disbursement from the U.S. Department of Education is intended to reach as many students as possible and […]

SOUTHWEST KANSAS ANTIQUES APPRAISAL FAIR CALLED OFF UNTIL 2022

Lead appraiser Jody Bennett discusses an item as volunteer Ray Heinemann shows it to the crowd during last year’s Southwest Kansas Antiques Appraisal Fair.     The Southwest Kansas Antiques Appraisal Fair, normally conducted each March in Garden City, will take a break until 2022. The ninth annual event, originally set for […]