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GCC Recognizes Faculty and Staff at Gaucho Globes Award Ceremony

Gaucho Globe awards recognize faculty and staff who excel in their jobs and consistently go above and beyond to make Glendale Community College a better place for students, faculty and staff.  Each recipient was nominated by their peers and then voted on by a committee.
January 11, 2024

Glendale Community College prepares Arizona’s next generation of IT, cybersecurity professionals

Arizona’s demand for qualified cybersecurity and information technology (IT) professionals will only grow. To help close the workforce gap, Glendale Community College (GCC) and its nine sister colleges within the Maricopa County Community College District are creating a career pipeline for the next generation of IT and cybersecurity professionals.
January 3, 2024

GCC Music Faculty Member Receives National Recognition

Dr. Stefanie Gardner, Clarinet, Chamber Music, and Music Theory faculty at Glendale Community College has been named in the Musical America Top 30 Professionals.
December 19, 2023

Glendale Community College earns accreditation from the National Association of Schools of Music

GCC is the only community college admitted this year as well as being the first and only accredited community college in the state of Arizona.
November 29, 2023

Glendale Community College receives approval for Health & Wellness Coaching CCL

In June of 2023, GCC was awarded program approval by the NBHWC and more recently received
approval by the Higher Learning Commission. Classes are beginning this Fall semester.
September 8, 2023

GCC Nursing Student Receives Free Car

Glendale Community College teamed up with JC Supercars and Helping Hands for Single Moms to present GCC nursing student, Amber McCarty, with a beautiful 2012 Kia Optima.
September 8, 2023

Glendale Community College Launches Security Operations Center to Serve Rural Municipalities

Glendale Community College will hold a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the Gaucho Security Operations Center (GSOC), on August 18, 2023.
August 15, 2023

Glendale Community College Honored by Exercise Is Medicine® as a Gold Campus in Recognition of Creating a Culture of Wellness

Glendale Community College (GCC) is one of only 149 universities and colleges around the world to be honored by Exercise is Medicine® for its efforts to create a culture of wellness on campus.
March 21, 2023

GCC Faculty Member named to Hall of Fame

Dr. Pam Joraanstad, of Glendale Community College, has been selected to be a member of the North Dakota Speech and Debate Hall of Fame.
March 21, 2023

Glendale Community College student-entrepreneurs win awards for business ideas.

Three Glendale Community College (GCC) students won a total of $5,000 in prize money at the GCC Innovation Challenge.
March 2, 2023

GCC Student Entrepreneurs Receive $2,500 Grants

Two Glendale Community College (GCC) Students received $2,500 each from the ‘Make Business Happen at GCC’ grant for their small business startups.
November 17, 2022