Green River College will celebrate the life and legacy of its third president, Rich Rutkowski, at 1 p.m. on Saturday, March 11, 2023. The event will take place both in-person in the Mel Lindbloom Student Union and virtually on Zoom.
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.
The Green River College Foundation recently named Erin Jones the winner of the inaugural D.R. Hanford Leadership Award for her nationally recognized work in education, equity, social justice, and community outreach.
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.
The President of the United States visited Green River College on Friday, April 22 to address the ever-rising health care and prescription drug costs, as well as the vital career and technical programs that support workforce development for the region and the state.
President Joe Biden will be visiting Green River College this Friday, April 22, as part of his official visit to Washington State. During his visit to our campus, President Biden plans to meet with a number of elected officials in our area and a limited number of members of our college community – especially students. The President will also provide remarks in the Mel Lindbloom Student Union.
Free, voluntary COVID-19 testing for GRC students and employees will be available on campus Mondays, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Thursdays, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., starting Feb. 7. The testing site will be located at the Fitness Center (FC), located in the southeast corner of campus.(NOTE: The testing site is not in the Recreation and Athletics Center (RAC) in the Student Union).
Students must verify their vaccination status via zoom or in-person. To verify, they will need to show proof of their vaccination card via Zoom or on campus (see dates and times below) by October 18th or an academic hold will be placed on their record and they may be dropped from their classes.