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College PR department refocusing, reorganizing
Two key personnel changes in GCCC’s Public Relations and Marketing office have prompted college officials to refocus and reorganize how the department will work. “Oftentimes organizations, I think, make a mistake - certainly, this is a business, a big business- when they have a resignation they try to fill it immediately as it was,” GCCC President Herbert Swender, Ph.
A clean slate
Construction firm preps lot for student housing
The 1706 E. Spruce property acquired by the college in December 2012 has been cleared of the vacated mobile homes, remaining infrastructure, and debris, although just what the lot will be used for is still undetermined; however, GCCC President Herbert Swender, Ph.
Weather changes have students eager for warmth
Time to break out the shorts, uhm, jacket? Maybe? Around this time of year in Kansas, most South West Kansans know what to expect with mother natures moody weather, but for one student, this is a whole other world. “My friends and I go into each others closet and try to make clothes for snow because none of us are use to this,” said Ebony Brown from Austin, Texas.
Book Store Laptop sale
Garden City Community College’s bookstore is currently selling HP Pavilion 17 Notebook laptops for $525; each laptop contains 25 gigabytes, accessible webcams, Windows 8, and DVD players. When purchased, students will receive a set of instructions and information about the laptop, as well as the quick setup.
New Smoking Ban
Per GCCC Policy, Tobacco use is prohibited across campus buildings and grounds; the exception being in designated tobacco use areas and personal vehicles. Tobacco includes, but is not limited to: cigarettes, smoke-less tobacco, e-cigarettes, snuff, chew, cigars, etc.