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Galveston College welcomes new staff from left to right LaToya Mills, Denise Acevedo and Elaine Renola.  Mills is a new counselor for students in the Counseling Center, Acevedo is Developmental Education Coordinator and Renola is Interim Director of Nursing.

Open Registration Begins at Galveston College

Galveston College open registration for the 2008 fall semester begins today.  Registration for all students is August 19th through the 21st from 8:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m.  Friday, August 22nd registration is from 8:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. and a special Saturday registration will be held on August 23rd from 9:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m.

New programs include an associate’s degree in education, an associate’s degree in Respiratory Care and a certificate in Pharmacy Technician.  The fall semester also continues to offer non-credit programs in welding, Dental Assistant and Computer Support Specialist.  For information on credit programs call (409)944-1220 and for information on non-credit programs call (409)944-1344.

Fine Arts Gallery Features Tady

Galveston College Fine Arts Gallery is presenting the paintings and drawings of Lorraine Tady from August 28 through November 13, 2008.  Gallery hours are Monday through Thursday from 8:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m. and Fridays 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.

The artist will present a slide talk beginning at 2:00 p.m. on November 13th followed by a closing reception at 5:00 p.m.  For more information call art gallery coordinator Beth Thomas at (409)944-1309.