Tag: Garden City Community College

GCCC to Implement Kansas Promise Scholarship Act in Fall

Garden City Community College is excited that Governor Kelly signed the Kansas Promise Scholarship Act, a last-dollar scholarship program for Kansas high school graduates who complete a CTE certificate or two-year program in specific career and technical education (CTE) programs.House Bill 2064 established the Kansas Promise Scholarship Act which provides […]

GCCC PRISM to Host Sexual Assault Awareness Month Event

GCCC’s PRISM student organization is hosting a come and go Sexual Assault Awareness Month event on April 28th and April 29th from 11 AM to 2 PM in the Campus Quad. As April is sexual assault awareness month, this two-day event will promote community awareness of the public health problem […]

New Art Exhibition “Stages” Now at Mercer Gallery

The Mercer Gallery is pleased to bring in the University of Kansas Painting Club to wrap up the visiting artists for the 2020/21 academic year. “Stages”, an art exhibition featuring painting students at different points, periods, or steps in their lives, careers, and education, is showcased at The Mercer Gallery […]

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 PRISM to Host Virtual Speaker on March 30th

Life strategist and author, Jody McClure from LifeCore Co., is set to speak on Tuesday, March 30th at 6pm via livestream. This is event is sponsored by the GCCC PRISM club and open to GCCC students and the community. The livestream event will be on the GC3 Media YouTube channel, […]

GCCC to Offer Face-to-Face Classroom Options in Fall

Garden City Community College will remove social distancing protocols from face-to-face classrooms starting in Fall 2021. Marc Malone, Vice President for Instructional Services, noted “Our priority has always been the health and safety of our students, faculty, staff, and the larger Garden City community. We will continue to prioritize this […]

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 Announces 2021-22 Ambassador Scholars

Garden City Community College is excited to announce the 2021-2022 Ambassador Scholars: Anjelina Serrano of Garden City, KS and Heidy Mercado of Liberal, KS.An Ambassador Scholar is a prestigious scholarship accolade based on academic achievement, school and community service, and other important criteria. This award is given to two incoming […]