Student Newsletter - What's Happening at GRCC

Home Issue No 36 | Summer Quarter | August/September 2009


Featured Story

Fill Your Passport with Adventure in Student Life

Green River offers over 300 opportunities to get involved on and off campus.

There is much more to college than studying and attending class. Student Life offers over 300 events, activities, clubs, leadership and volunteer opportunities for international students.

By getting involved on campus, you can:

  • Make new friends on campus and in the community

  • Improve your English conversation skills

  • Improve your chances of transferring to a top 4-year university. (See Transfer 101 #10)

One of the surest ways to get involved on campus is to live on campus - Campus Corner Apartments is located right across the street from the main campus.

What kind of opportunities does Student Life offer?

  • Adventure
    • Whale Watching
    • River Rafting
    • Hiking
    • Skiing and Snowboarding
    • Snow cave Camping
    • Sounders Soccer
    • Trips to California, Canada, New York, and Hawaii
    • and much more!
  • Clubs

    • Engineering
    • Math
    • Asian Student Union
    • Dance
    • Global Community Organization
    • Many, many more!
    • If you cannot find the club you want, create your own!
  • Leadership
    • Student Government - ASGRCC
    • Community Leadership, Education, & Outreach (CLEO) Program.
    • Peer Navigator
  • Sports
    • Baseball
    • Basketball
    • Cricket
    • Soccer
    • Volleyball
    • And more!
  • Volunteer in the community
    • Auburn Food Bank
    • Auburn Senior Activity Center
    • Auburn Parks Department
    • Plant trees
    • And More!
  • Volunteer on campus
    • Campus beautification
    • Giving from the heart
    • And More!


Read Eric Januar's testimonial in this month's newsletter.  His involvement on campus helped him to get accepted into UC Berkeley.

For more information about Student Life, contact Martha Koch, Student Life, International Student Activities Manager.


Call, e-mail or visit us on the Web at Web: Call Today! (253) 288-3300
Phone: (253) 288-3300
Fax: (253) 931-6346
Address: Green River College
12401 SE 320th Street
Auburn, WA 98092-3622
Copyright 2009 Green River College International Programs. All rights reserved.