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Galveston College Foundation recently made scholarship awards from Nursing Sorority Beta Sigma Phi- Xi Epsilon Chapter and Texas Nursing Association District 6 .Pictured left to right are scholarship recipients Shayla Tant, Veronica Stephenson, Erica Light and Director of Nursing, Elaine Renola.
Early registration for the Winter Mini Semester is now in session at Galveston College. The Winter Mini semester begins December 17, 2012 and ends January 11, 2013.
Winter Mini classes are offered online and include Introduction to Computing, Introductory Algebra, English Composition I and II, Texas Government, Introduction to Humanities I, College Algebra (Hybrid). The final exam for the College Algebra (hybrid) course must be taken with the instructor on January 11, 2013 from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. Additional classes include Introduction to Ethics and College Physics I (Hybrid), which includes a face-to-face lab that will meet during the final week of January 7 to January 10.
Early registration hours are from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Mondays and Tuesdays, and from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Fridays. Payment for Early Registration must be made by noon on December 14, 2012 in order to avoid being dropped for non-payment. Students must contact their instructors by the first class day. Visit the College website at www.gc.edu for more information on the 2012 Winter Mini Semester.
Early registration for the 2013 Spring Semester continues until December 14. Student Services office hours during Early Registration are from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Mondays and Tuesdays, and from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Fridays. Payment for Early Registration must be made by noon on December 14, 2012 in order to avoid being dropped for non-payment.
General Registration runs from January 7 through January 12. General Registration hours are 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday. Spring semester classes begin January 14, 2013. The Spring Credit Class Schedule and the Continuing Education Guide is now available online and in printed versions throughout the campus. For more information, call 409-944-1220.
Galveston College, in partnership with the Galveston Chamber of Commerce, has set dates for the new Leadership Galveston Spring 2013. Sessions will be held from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. on Fridays, January 25, February 8, February 22, March 8, March 22 and April 12. The cost is $500 per registrant. For more information, call Joe Huff, Director of Public Affairs and Galveston College Foundation, at 409-944-1302, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. The last day to register is January 11, 2013.
Prospective students must complete the College’s Leadership Galveston application and the Employer’s Certification forms, which are online at www.gc.edu, and mail them to Galveston College Leadership Institute, c/o Joe Huff, at 4015 Ave. Q, Galveston, TX 77550.