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Covid higher education proclamation to expire Oct. 31, 2022 / Message from the President

Governor Inslee announced last month that the State of Washington will be ending its remaining COVID-19 emergency orders and state of emergency by Oct. 31. Green River College has reviewed the state’s guidance and will be making the following changes to the College’s current COVID-19 protocols, effective Nov. 1, 2022:

Read More about the article: Covid higher education proclamation to expire Oct. 31, 2022 / Message from the President October 25, 2022

Green River College receives regional recognition for excellence in marketing and communications

Green River College's College Relations team recently received top honors from the National Council for Marketing and Public Relations (NCMPR) - District 7 Medallion Awards competition. This annual competition is exclusive to, and judged by, marketing and public relations professionals at community and technical colleges.

Read More about the article: Green River College receives regional recognition for excellence in marketing and communications October 18, 2022

Rep. Schrier meets GRC veteran and military students during a roundtable discussion

U.S. Representative Kim Schrier hosts roundtable discussion with GRC veteran and military students

U.S. Representative Kim Schrier and Lourdes E. 'Alfie' Alvarado-Ramos, director, Washington State Department of Veterans Affairs, hosted a roundtable conversation with GRC veteran and military students on Oct. 3 to discuss the recent passage of the Promise to Address Comprehensive Toxics (PACT) Act.

Read More about the article: U.S. Representative Kim Schrier hosts roundtable discussion with GRC veteran and military students October 5, 2022

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fall term 2022 return reminders / message from the president

Green River College will resume normal in person operating hours Monday, Sept. 6. Proof of vaccination, or approved exemption, is still required for all on campus classes, activities, work, or services. The College recommend mask wearing and will require masks in certain situations or locations. Faculty may require masking for their individual classes and will notify their students if masks will be required prior to the first day of their in-person class.

Read More about the article: fall term 2022 return reminders / message from the president September 6, 2022

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Green River College and partners celebrate launch of new program

This fall, students in Kitsap and Mason counties will have the opportunity to launch a career in aviation, thanks to a new partnership between Green River College, Olympic College, and Avian Flight Center in Bremerton. Through the new partnership, students who graduate from Olympic College's Aviation Technology Associate of Applied Science program will be qualified to enter GRC’s Bachelor of Applied Science (BAS) program in Aeronautical Science.

Read More about the article: Green River College and partners celebrate launch of new program August 29, 2022

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Ha Nguyen named Vice President of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion

Ha Nguyen was recently announced as Green River College's new Vice President of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion. Ha has over twenty years of experience in Washington State’s community and technical college (CTC) system and is fiercely dedicated to ensuring equitable access and supports for our students of color and other systemically minoritized students. Ha will join Green River College on August 16, 2022.

Read More about the article: Ha Nguyen named Vice President of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion July 12, 2022

Student Exhibition 2022
Mel Lindbloom celebration of life, Friday May 20, 2022