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Officers of the Galveston College Sigma Gamma Chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa international honor society recently inducted 108 new members. Phi Theta Kappa Vice President Brenna Kassia Brown-Molen hands inductee Regina Melvin a welcome flower.

Early Registration for Summer This Week

Galveston College will hold early registration for the Summer I and II sessions from Monday, April 23, 2007 until Friday, May 11, 2007. Registration will be held from 8:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m. on Mondays and Tuesdays and 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. Wednesdays through Fridays. The first summer session classes begin on Monday, June 4, 2007. University bound students who will register for summer courses at Galveston College should apply now.

2007 Summer Mini-Semester May 14 - 31, 2007

Galveston College is offering a Summer Mini Semester from May 14 – 31. Courses include Health Assessment, Introduction to Nursing Process, Computers in Health Care, Microcomputer Applications, Crime in America, Composition II,  Introduction to Humanities, Basic Math, Introductory Algebra, Intermediate Algebra, College Algebra, Medical Terminology, and Public Speaking. All mini-semester courses are held weekdays Monday-Thursday beginning Monday, May 14, 2007.

Students who are currently enrolled at Galveston College can register for the Summer 2007 Mini-Semester by logging in to Campus Online, from April 23 through May 11. Students must complete Late Registration by 7:00 p. m. on May 15, 2007 in person only. New, previously enrolled, or transfer students need to contact the Office of Admission prior to registering for classes. Early Registration begins April 23, 2007. For more information about fees, special man¬datory orientations, and class times, call 409-944-1220 or visit online at

Galveston College Announces Kids’ College 2007

Galveston College’s Continuing Education Division has announced plans for two summer sessions of classes in their Kids’ College Program.  Session I is from June 4 until June 21 and Session II is from July 9 to July 26.  Classes meet on Mondays and Wednesdays at a cost of $45 for each class.  Camps meet on Tuesdays and Thursdays at a cost of $85.
The courses and camps are for students ages 6 through 12.  Camps include Basketball, Art, Weird Science, Indoor Soccer, Victory Cheerleading.  In addition, six new and exciting Camps have been added to the schedule. They include Football, Speaking with Style, Computer and Recreation, Dance, Piano & Voice, and Percussion 101. Camps are 4 hours and students can take more than one camp in each Session.  Camps are held on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8:00 a.m. until12:00 p.m. and 1:00 until 5:00 p.m.  Classes are Mondays and Wednesdays from 8:00 a.m. until 4:30 p.m.  Classes consist of Fun Art!, Art Under Construction, Come Create, PowerPoint Pizzazz, Invisible Science, Ooey Gooey Science, Mixtures Galore, Math Madness, Edible Math, Don’t Count It Out, Spanish, Creative Writing, Ready To Read,  Beginning Piano, Lil Chess Champs, Fashion Modeling, Hip Hop Dance,  Kickboxing, Pilates and Nutrition, Horticulture, Space Exploration, Math Studies Hands-on, and Study Smart.  New Classes include:  Computer Fun, “Can You Hear Me Now”, Kids in the Kitchen, Snack Shack, Math Magic, Bringing Reading to Life, Hip Hop and Dr. Seuss, and Chemistry for Kids.  Register by phone before May 31, 2007.  Call (409) 944-1344 or (409) 944-1347 for more information.

Galveston College Inducts Honor Students

Galveston College’s Sigma Gamma Chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa international honor society recently held induction ceremonies for new members. The new Phi Theta Kappa inductees are as follows: Brenda Adams; Monica Almaguer; Kyra Ashmore; Shaprie Bambacigno; Victor Baras; Hanene Benali Bennasr; Megan Boehl; Bryan Buitron; Mark Capel, Jr.; Caitlyn Carter; James Castle; David Chavarria; Christine Chien; Karmen Tasha Coffey; Dustin Cole; Stephan Cooke; James Crowley; Angela Dauwalter; Apollonia Kaliia Day; Reggie Desormeaux; Kory Dominy; Glory Dondonay; Carrie Enriquez; Velicia Ervin; Brittany Faas; Lindsey Ferguson; Samantha Finegan; Jessica Galindo; Marina Garcia; Roxanne Gilmore; Ariel Gonzales; Diana Nicole Gonzales; Stephanie Gonzalez; Olivia Hinojosa; Heather Houk; Jeffrey Jones; Jolie Le Blanc; John Littles; Qifang Luo; Bruce Martin; Jennifer Martisek; Norma Martinez; Shannon McKinney; Dominic Marullo; Kimberlee Marza; Kristen Maxey; Monique Medina; Rozanne Melvin; Annie Migues; Melissa Miller; Monica Mohammad Amin; Hassan Mustafa; Kimberly Renee Nelson; Tracy Lynn Nemetz; Bradford Newell; Elizabeth Newsome; Kimberly Nugent; Kyle O’Boyle; Janie Ochoa; Jason Ogden; Lindsey Olson; Macrina Ortiz; Veronica Ortiz; Kristin Osteen; Gina Pak; Christina Pate; Binny Patel; Palakben Jitendrakum Patel; Nora Pena; Joe Perez; Jennifer Powell; Coral Proctor; Cody Rabb; Anthia Rablot; Louis Ray; Kali Riedel; Cassie Rogers; Katie Rose; Anthony Sablan; Frances Sanders; Elisabeth Scoggin; Amy Scott; Nia Scott; Chesney Sievers; Earl Sino; Rhonda Smith; Randi Sonnenburg; Renee Sutton; Melinda Sweat; Jessica Tejeda; Mussie Tekle; Thomas Thornton; Edgar Tovar; Terrie Walker; Jin Wang; William Welch; Annette Werner; Dana Wheaton; Samantha Wiley; Sarah Wiley; Robin Williams; Jason Willis; Michael Wintz; Milica Zivadinovic; Christina Zwischenberger.