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Anne Krueger named to District information post

February 12, 2012

EL CAJON (Press Release) -- Anne Krueger has been appointed Communications and Public Information Director for the Grossmont-Cuyamaca Community College District, effective March 1, Chancellor Cindy L. Miles has announced. "Anne has been working as an hourly employee in District Services where her duties inc...

New administration building wins mainly favorable reviews

Andi Laurvick

February 8, 2012

GROSSMONT COLLEGE -- Students earlier this year had to navigate through a maze of temporary buildings to find administrators, counselors and other college staff members, making campus help difficult to come by. With the construction of the new administration building, however, all that h...

College district means $477.5 million to local economy annually

February 4, 2012

GROSSMONT COLLEGE (Press Release)--A just-released analysis shows the Grossmont-Cuyamaca Community College District’s yearly economic impact on San Diego’s East County region exceeds $477 million, including the nearly $100 million the local economy receives directly from college district operations. The...

College district has successful financial audit

January 26, 2012

GROSSMONT COLLEGE (Press Release)--After a perfect record for nine years, clean financial audits for the $207 million bond that financed construction and renovations at the two colleges in the Grossmont-Cuyamaca Community College District are becoming almost routine. The record continued Jan....

College works to ease first-week woes

Justin Gibbons

January 24, 2012

GROSSMONT COLLEGE--Cold weather, rain, and that awful damp soggy feeling. Searching for parking for hours, driving through campus hoping to catch a break but still not making it to class on time. Still feeling the effects of that New Year's Eve hangover. Yup, it definitely feels like the first d...

Despite budget cuts, two colleges find reasons for optimism

January 24, 2012

GROSSMONT COLLEGE (Press Release)  –  Perhaps it is because of spring – that time of year of fresh starts and renewed resolve – that despite the challenges of the day, an air of optimism prevailed Monday, Jan. 23,  at Grossmont and Cuyamaca colleges. The estimated 19,000 students who re...

‘Customer Care’ subject of GCCCD workshop

December 31, 2011

EL CAJON (Press Release)--The Grossmont-Cuyamaca Community College District, in partnership with the San Diego East County Chamber of Commerce, has launched a "Business Solutions Academy," featuring a series of professional development educational classes designed to assist business owners in the East...

Fee hike will mean increased health services at Grossmont

December 24, 2011

GROSSMONT COLLEGE (Press Release) -- Student health clinics at Grossmont and Cuyamaca colleges will be able to offer longer hours, better staffing and more wellness education as the result of a $4 per semester fee increase beginning in fall 2012. Students at the two East County community colleges...

GCCCD student fees to increase to $46 per unit

December 16, 2011

GROSSMONT COLLEGE (Press Release)--Chancellor Cindy L. Miles of the Grossmont-Cuyamaca Community College District sent the following message to all district employees Dec. 14 following news of the state budget cuts. "Dear Colleagues: "Yesterday, Gov. Jerry Brown announced that state budget...

Student and Administrative Services building opens Dec. 15

December 13, 2011

GROSSMONT COLLEGE (Press Release)– The translucent roof and skylights of the reconstructed Student and Administrative Services building have transformed one of Grossmont College’s oldest buildings into a bright and welcoming facility with an expanded one-stop center for student services, inclu...

Administration to relocate from Modular Village soon

Kellen Brauer

December 11, 2011

GROSSMONT COLLEGE- After 18 months, Grossmont College’s administration building as well as the new Griffin Center are in their final stages of reconstruction. The two buildings are expected to be fully operational by January 6, 2012, which means that the new semester will be construction free. According...

GCCCD trustees ponder district election lines

November 8, 2011

EL CAJON (Press Release) – Public hearings will be held Nov. 15 and Dec. 13 on the new areas being proposed for election of the five Governing Board members for the Grossmont-Cuyamaca Community College District. Trustees have been elected at-large by voters in the more than 1,100-square-mile East...

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