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Campus celebrates Mexican independence bicentennial

September 17, 2010

Story by Lan Nguyen, Photos by Robert Sanchez, Video by Felipe Oliveira GROSSMONT COLLEGE -- The Main Quad was transformed on Thursday, Sept 16, into a plaza de educacion as students enjoyed the sights, sounds and flavors of Mexico. The day marked the 200th anniversary of Mexican independence.   History ...

Special video report: Our smoke-free campus

September 9, 2010

See the Special Video Report by Felipe Oliveira GROSSMONT COLLEGE, Sept. 9 -- It took several years for Grossmont College to ban smoking, according to Dean of Student Affairs Agustin Albarran.  In 2004 and 2005, a student named Rick Walker headed a campaign calling for it; and in 2006 student Sarah Moor...

Tales of three artists told at Hyde Art Gallery

Russell Lindquist

September 4, 2010

Opening reception at Hyde Art Gallery (Photo: Russell Lindquist)   GROSSMONT COLLEGE, September 4 – The works of three Southern California landscape  artists—Suong Yangchareon, William Glen Crooks, and Wade Cline—are currently on exhibit at the Hyde Art Gallery.  An opening night reception...

Chancellor among 50 evacuated during 10-acre brushfire

William Dudley

August 27, 2010

EDITOR'S NOTE--Media Communications students Felipe Oliveira  and William Dudley on Friday covered the 10-acre brush fire that burned a few hundred yards north of the campus.  Dudley wrote the story that appears below and Oliveira put together an accompanying YouTube video report.           G...

Curator tells background of new exhibit at Hyde Art Gallery

August 23, 2010

Editor, GC Summit: Our current exhibition at Hyde Art Gallery offers up a wonderful collection of paintings by three very talented and dedicated artists.  Wade Cline, Suong Yangchareon, and William Glen Crooks present us with landscapes that are an amalgam of  the “schools” of Plein-air and Photo-realism.  ...

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