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Welcome to the Career Center

Welcome to the Career Center

Desmond Rhea, Staff Writer

March 22, 2020

If this is your first semester at Grossmont or you’re undecided with your career, it may be crucial to make an appointment at the Career Center. If you have never been to the facility, you may be surprised by the number of resources it has to offer for both career and employment readiness. Career Se...

New Interim Dean of Admission and Records and Financial Aid

New Interim Dean of Admission and Records and Financial Aid

Annemarie Munoz, Staff Writer

March 22, 2020

Barbara Gallego has been appointed as the interim dean of Admission and Records and Financial Aid at Grossmont College. Gallego previously served as the financial aid supervisor as well as providing supervision of the work-study program, direct loan program, Cal Grant program and scholarships program. Gallego...

The Enrollment Plunge

The Enrollment Plunge

Annemarie Munoz, Staff Writer

March 21, 2020

As a student, when you drive onto campus and struggle to find your parking spot, you would probably never guess student enrollment has decreased.  But student enrollment has been dropping for the last three years, and while it is starting to level off this semester, 126 more class sections were c...

Asbestos: It’s Not Actually a Bad Thing?

Asbestos: It’s Not Actually a Bad Thing?

Jasmine Osuna, Editor-in-Chief

February 13, 2020

Many 500s buildings underwent asbestos abatement during the winter break so HVAC work could be done. The Director of Facilities, Maintenance and Operations for Grossmont, Loren Holmquist, explained why this process was necessary. He started his interview by saying: “It’s unfortunate that everyone t...

New Chancellor

New Chancellor

Jasmine Osuna, Staff Writer

January 18, 2020

The Governing Board unanimously selected Neault, who was previously the vice-chancellor of Student Services at the San Diego Community College District. She will begin her new position in January. Neault’s contract will be presented to the board in the December Governing Board meeting. This contract...

Spring Registration Assistance

Spring Registration Assistance

Austin Peregud, Senior Staff Writer

December 5, 2019

The upcoming Spring Semester is upon us and registration is happening as of right now. The Grossmont College Outreach team has created this flyer for those who are having problems registering on WebAdvisor. If you are in need of registration assistance students have a ton of options for the upcoming...

New Chancellor Around the Corner

New Chancellor Around the Corner

Jasmine Osuna, Staff Writer

November 7, 2019

Dr. Cindy Miles, the chancellor of the Grossmont-Cuyamaca Community College District, has announced her retirement. The search has been underway to find her replacement. The new chancellor, who will be appointed by the district’s Governing Board, will begin Jan. 1. Linda Cartwright, the president o...

Accredited

Accredited

Antonio Chamberlain, Senior Staff Writer

October 22, 2019

For the past six years, Grossmont College has been undergoing the process of accreditation. Many students are unaware of this due to the intervals in which the procedure occurs. Little do they know, accreditation affects both the ability for Grossmont to provide financial aid and to make associate degrees...

The District Misreported Its FON Report , But What Does That Really Mean?

The District Misreported Its FON Report , But What Does That Really Mean?

Jasmine Osuna, Staff Writer

October 22, 2019

The college has to provide an annual report of how many full-time equivalent faculty are employed by the district. A requirement is set by the state based on student enrollment in an effort to increase students’ quality of education. Grossmont College’s district – Grossmont-Cuyamaca Community...

Grossmont University

Grossmont University

Antonio Chamberlain, Senior Staff Writer

September 20, 2019

Life never really goes according to plan. Many of us have aspirations to get from point A to point Z, and attempt to map out everything to a T in-between. Then reality sets in, and our plans take a detour. One might still reach point Z, but not in the way they originally envisioned. Many students...

Enrollment Rolls Around for Fall

Enrollment Rolls Around for Fall

Austin Peregud, Staff Writer

May 20, 2019

Registration begins June 24 and will go through Aug. 15, with classes starting at $46 per unit. Returning Grossmont students will be receiving emails from with their priority registration date approximately one week  before June 24. As usual, you will have to log into WebAdvisor, which can be access...

You Got Denied, What’s Next?

You Got Denied, What’s Next?

Abbie Wallace, Senior Staff Writer

March 11, 2019

Follow these steps if you have been denied admission to your school of choice. It’s the most wonderful, yet terrifying, time of the year for transfer students. After months of waiting, the time has come for universities to send out admission decisions. Whether you have applied to multiple schools...

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