Author, social justice advocate, and 2018 Opening Day speaker C. Nicole Mason will return to Green River College to lead a three-day series of lectures and workshops focusing on equity, diversity and the power of personal narrative Jan. 15-17.
Arlene Pierini of Auburn and Elaine Chu of Maple Valley have been appointed to the Green River College Board of Trustees by Gov. Jay Inslee. The two newest Trustees will be introduced during the Oct. 18 Board of Trustees meeting at 4:30 p.m. in the Administration Building Boardroom.
The 2018 Service Awards Reception will take place Thursday, September 20, 2018 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Recipients are listed within. Thank you to our service award recipients, and to all of you, for everything that you do in Service to Education!
Green River College will transition to summer operating hours beginning July 9. The general hours of business operations will be from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Thursday, with the campus closed on Fridays.
Jamie Fitzgerald, English division chair and director of the Writing Center, was recently selected to serve as Dean of English & Humanities. He will assume the duties August 6, 2018.
Green River College participated in a campus climate survey in Feb. 2018. The results are now available for review.
Green River College has named Dr. Rolita Flores Ezeonu its new Vice President of Instruction. She will join the College on July 2, 2018. Ezeonu has over twenty years of experience in higher education. Ezeonu served as the Interim Vice President of Instruction since 2017 and as Dean of Instruction for Transfer and Pre-College Education at Highline College since 2008 in Des Moines, Washington.
Rebecca Williamson, interim vice president of instruction, was recently awarded the prestigious Aspen Presidential Fellowship for Community College Excellence, a leadership program aimed at preparing the next generation of community college presidents to transform institutions across the nation to help students be more successful both in college and in the workforce.
After six years of service, Trustee Claudia Kauffman has retired from the Green River College Board of Trustees. Green River College board members, administrators and faculty honored Kauffman at a Feb. 22 Board Meeting, praising her leadership and community involvement.
Marwa Almusawi will drop the “interim” from her title after being named Director of the Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion. Her appointment was announced by Dani Chang, dean, Campus Life.