Tag: GCCC

GCCC and GC Rec to present Oliver! this week

GARDEN CITY — This week, Garden City Community College and the Garden City Recreation Commission will present the classic musical, Oliver!, by Lionel Bart, which is based on the Charles Dickens’ novel, Oliver Twist.  Showtimes are 7:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday, and 2:30 p.m. July 13 and 14 in the […]

Mercer Gallery exhibit ‘Red and Other Colors’

GARDEN CITY — The Mercer Gallery at Garden City Community College is pleased to host a summer art exhibition by a Local artistic duo Linda Adams and GCCC Computer Science Instructor Ron Carlson are presenting a summer art exhibition, “Red and Other Colors,” now through July 19 at the Mercer […]

GCCC names Malone new VP of Instruction

GARDEN CITY —Marc Malone has been named the new Vice President of Instruction at Garden City Community College.  Formerly the Associate Vice President for Planning and Assessment at Cloud County Community College, Malone’s first official day was May 20. While at Cloud County, Malone helped implement a new strategic plan […]

Reception held to recognize Dr. Ryan Ruda at GCCC

City Manager Matt Allen, left, and FCEDC Board Chairman Tom Walker visit with GCCC President Ryan Ruda during a reception in Ruda’s honor on Thursday. Garden City Community College on Thursday hosted a reception for Dr. Ryan Ruda to celebrate his becoming the seventh president of GCCC. Ruda was officially […]

Display at GCCC shines light on mental health

Backpacks lie in the GCCC quad on Monday, May 6, as part of the “Send Silence Packing” exhibit designed to raise awareness about mental illness and suicide. By SCOTT AUST Director of Communications/Finney County Economic Development Hundreds of backpacks lined the quad at Garden City Community College on Monday, each […]

GCCC’s 99th Commencement ceremony to get underway

GARDEN CITY — Clara Jackson and Raul Leyva-Montes have been selected as student speakers for the 99th Garden City Community College Commencement Ceremony, which will be held at 7 p.m. today, May 3, in the Dennis Perryman Athletic Complex.   Jackson and Leyva-Montes were selected as the top two speaker […]

GCCC names new athletic director

GARDEN CITY —Greg McVey, Director of Athletics and Recreation at the College of DuPage in Illinois, was recently named new Athletic Director at Garden City Community College.  Prior to his time with the Chaparrals, McVey served as the Director of Athletics at Jefferson College in Hillsboro, Mo. While in leadership positions […]

Sen. Pat Roberts stopped in Garden City on Thursday

Garden City Community College President Ryan Ruda, right, introduces Sen. Pat Roberts, left, on Thursday. Roberts held a brief meet-and-greet at GCCC and also toured Garden City Regional Airport. By SCOTT AUST Finney County Economic Development/Director of Communications GARDEN CITY — Sen. Pat Roberts stopped at Garden City Community College […]

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, […]