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Cinco de Mayo

Cinco de Mayo

Paloma Abarca

May 14, 2018


Filed under From The Summit, News

Treat yourself to some history rather than a drink   May has arrived and everyone is preparing for the annual celebration of Cinco de Mayo. Restaurants are stocking up on alcohol and promoting their best Mexican-style dishes. Meanwhile, Americans are walking around with sombreros trying ...

Spring Forward

Spring Forward

Brianna Tyseling

May 14, 2018


Filed under From The Summit, News

STORY AND PHOTOS BY BRIANNA TYSELING | MODELED BY JULIA TYSELING OPEN UP The open-front maxi dress is a popular trend this spring. It differs from the traditional floor length maxi dress, but it still gives off the same elegant look. This particular dress features an open front and...

OPNION: Analysis of the State of the Union

OPNION: Analysis of the State of the Union

Heather Hanenburg

February 18, 2013


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  President Barack Obama delivered his State of the Union Address on February 12. In his speech, the President attempted to cover the successes of his first term and lay out the groundwork for the next four years. Military Issues The president began his speech by declaring that American tr...

Safety First!

Ashley Davis and Teresa Gonzales

September 5, 2012


Filed under From The Summit, Student Affairs

GROSSMONT COLLEGE-- Students expect to feel safe when they come to school. Students shouldn’t have to worry about things like robbery, assault, possession of a weapon, and many other things that can happen on campus. Campus security has provided students on the Grossmont Campus with safety or...

Winning students get money for their dough

Winning students get money for their dough

Sean Asuncion and Barbara Boyd

May 17, 2012


Filed under From The Summit, Student Affairs

GROSSMONT COLLEGE -- Students lined up recently to try their hand at making pizzas, with Nicholas Zizzo of Griffin Center Food Services giving prizes for the largest-diameter pizza made from the same amount of dough and for the highest distance a pizza could be tossed and caught. First place...

Honors bestowed on students, faculty, staff

Honors bestowed on students, faculty, staff

Matt Quijas

May 12, 2012


Filed under Faculty, From The Summit, Student Affairs

  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 the Division Honor Award in the Career Technical Education/Workforce Development Department. ...

Grossmont lab tech Pat Murray wins statewide honor

Grossmont lab tech Pat Murray wins statewide honor

May 5, 2012


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GROSSMONT COLLEGE (Press Release) -- Pat Murray, a familiar face at Grossmont College whose volunteer spirit is practically legendary, has been named a Classified Employee of the Year for the state community college system. “I guess I have something to show my husband now for all the hours I spend...

50th anniversary fete was many-faceted celebration

50th anniversary fete was many-faceted celebration

John Weber

April 18, 2012


Filed under Administration, From The Summit, Student Affairs

  GROSSMONT COLLEGE-  The campus  threw open its doors to the community April 13 and 14 to showcase its many programs and departments and to celebrate the transformation the college has undergone over the past 50 years. Friday night, April 13, started with student performances in room 220...

Steinmetz named Grossmont’s employee of the quarter

Dylan Burke

April 17, 2012


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GROSSMONT COLLEGE -- Instructional Media Services Coordinator, Dave Steinmetz, has been recognized by Chancellor Cindy L. Miles as the employee of the quarter. Steinmetz is a true  Griffin, having worked on the campus since 1992, except for a one-year break at San Diego State University.  St...

Golden anniversary festival planned April 13-14

March 20, 2012


Filed under Administration, Campus Sightseeing, From The Summit, Student Affairs

GROSSMONT COLLEGE -- A 50-year anniversary doesn’t happen every day, so Grossmont College will celebrate its golden moment in history with a blowout weekend of free events for the community to enjoy April 13 and 14 at the El Cajon campus. Music lovers, foodies, dancers, amateur scientists, artists,...

Health Sciences nominates Murray as employee of the year

Dylan Burke

March 19, 2012


Filed under From The Summit, Health Occupations

GROSSMONTCOLLEGE-- Health Science Tech Supervisor  Pat Murray has been nominated for the 2011 - 2012 California Community Colleges Classified Employees of the Year award. The award honors community college classified employees who show the highest level of commitment to his or her community coll...

Campus personalities: Garcia, Woodward and Leslie

Matt Quijas

February 27, 2012


Filed under From The Summit, Student Affairs

Editor's Note: Each day students, faculty and staff walk past each other on campus knowing little or nothing about each other.  To help make Grossmont College an even more friendly neighborhood, The Summit plans to run from time to time short features providing insights into faculty, staff and students.   GROSSMONT COLLEGE -- Noting that Ma...

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