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Grossmont’s New Merit System

Grossmont’s New Merit System

Katie Donivan, Staff Writer May 4, 2022
Votes are in and the district has passed a proposal for a new merit system for hiring classified employees.
Hot Shots

Hot Shots

Gideon Fogt, Staff Writer March 12, 2022
Friction builds between the district and unvaccinated members of the campus claiming a lack of communication and inconsistencies in the vaccine mandate resolution.
Faculty Alerted Against Fraud

Faculty Alerted Against Fraud

Abdali Khan, Staff Writer October 14, 2021

Officials have warned that fake and fraudulent applications have been submitted to many community colleges in California, including Grossmont. The trend began as colleges have shifted to online coursework...

Honoring a Legend

Honoring a Legend

Nathan Kitchen June 17, 2021

This past March, Grossmont College lost a legend.  Bill Gillespie, an instructor and coach for more than 50 years, passed away in his early 80s. No cause of death was given.  Gillespie began working...

Course Spotlights Global Issues

Course Spotlights Global Issues

Mardeen Ahmad May 24, 2021

Geography 101: Global Issues has recently been added to the classes available for the summer 2021 session. The three-unit course will run for eight weeks, from June 14 to Aug. 10 with Geography Professor...

AAPI Heritage Month Events

It’s AAPI History Month

Mardeen Ahmad May 5, 2021

We are now in the month of May, meaning it’s officially Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage month. To celebrate, the Grossmont AAPI committee is hosting six events throughout the month where...

Career Services Program Coordinator, Erica Olmos.

Erica Olmos

Ammie Phan, Staff Writer January 19, 2020

Erica Olmos, Career Services program coordinator and a part of Career Technical Education and Workforce Development, came on board to the Career Center in early 2017. Filling many different positions,...

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...

Cherished Professor Passes Away

Cherished Professor Passes Away

Sharisse Cohee, Editor in Chief October 18, 2019

Throughout her 30-year-career at Grossmont College, educator Zoe Close not only touched the lives of students as a Philosophy and Religious Studies Professor, but remained passionate in serving her fellow...

Straight Outta Compton

Straight Outta Compton

May 14, 2018

Dr. Jocelyn Pacheco shares her inspiring story of success. BY BRIANNA TYSELING Dr. Jocelyn Pacheco is a Student Success and Support Program Specialist (SSSP) here at Grossmont College,...

Honors bestowed on students, faculty, staff

Honors bestowed on students, faculty, staff

Matt Quijas May 12, 2012

  GROSSMONT COLLEGE -- For 50 years now, this school has been recognizing students, staff and faculty for outstanding performance.  Here are some of this year's highlights: Bobby Morris received...

Literary Festival on campus grows in prestige

Johnny Weber May 12, 2012

GROSSMONT COLLEGE--The Creative Writing Program hosted its 16th annual Literary Arts Festival with such renowned speakers as Sandra Cisneros, who wrote  The House on Mango Street, and Tim O’Brien,...

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