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Alumna of the Month: Uyanga E. Uka - Mongolia

Uyanga E. Uka attended Green River College from 2008-2019 and transferred to the University of Washington. She majored in accounting and then obtained an MBA from the University of Fiance and Economics of Mongolia. She now works as a tax professional with a global mining firm.

Read More August 8, 2017


Class of 2017 Transfer Record

Year after year Green River international students gain admission to the top 100 universities across the United States and abroad. Students come to Green River for their first two years of university, work hard and then have a number of options when it comes to university tranfer. The class of 2017 transferred to the following universities this year: Universities in bold represent top 100 world universities (ARWU). Italicized universities represent top 100 American universities (US News).

Read More September 8, 2017

Dream Jang, alumna of the month.

Alumna of the Month: Dream Jang - South Korea

Dream Jang came to Green River in the fall of 2010 and graduated in June 2013 with her high school diploma and AB degree. She transferred to University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, majored in Political Science and graduated in June 2015 with her Bachelor’s degree. She now works full-time in the field of International Cooperation Development and at the same time is pursuing her Master’s degree in Korea.

Read More January 26, 2018

Student of the Month: Kiki van Essen, The Netherlands

Student of the Month: Kiki van Essen, The Netherlands

"I am not the shy girl I was when I first arrived. I have friends from all over the world, even places I never knew existed. I have a lot more confidence, I am a lot more independent and I am not afraid to pursue my dreams".–Kiki van Essen - The Netherlands

Read More July 2, 2015

Student of the Month: Amanda Teo, Malaysia

"Just put yourself out there, because you can find a lot of opportunities here at Green River. Anything that you like, or anything that interests you, you can definitely find something."

Read More March 28, 2018

Student of the Month: Jonathan Santoso - Indonesia

Jonathan Santoso is from Indonesia. He came to Green River in the fall of 2015 and took part in the High School Completion program. He graduated in June 2017 with his high school diploma and his AA degree. He is majoring in Chemical Engineering and transferring to UC Berkeley this fall.

Read More September 1, 2017

Student of the Month: Aki Satouchi - Japan

Aki Satouchi is from Japan. She started out in Intensive English in March 2015 and is now transferring to University of Michigan in the fall 2017. Her goal is to major in International Studies.

Read More July 7, 2017

Remco Zwetsloot at Oxford University.
Mark Li in the Department of Cell and Anatomy at the University of Iowa.

Alumnus of the Month: Mark Li - Kazakhstan

Mark Li completed his Associate in Science Degree at Green River College in 2015 and is now a Ph. D. candidate in the Department of Cell and Anatomy at the University of Iowa. He is grateful for the support and encouragement he received at Green River College and encourages current and future Gators to reach out to Green River faculty and staff whenever they need help.

Read More November 28, 2017