News Stories for the Week

05/10/2010

 

 

Galveston College staff and faculty participated in the first Galveston EducationFEST 2010 with various booths, information and promotional items. The April 24 event, held near Central School, was co- sponsored by Galveston College, the City of Galveston Parks and Recreation Department, Galveston Families, Children and Youth Board, UTMB Osher Institute and the UTMB Comprehensive Cancer Center. 

Galveston Celebrates Forty Fourth Commencement

Galveston College will host its 44th annual commencement at the Moody Gardens Convention Center on May 14, with 348 candidates earning associate degrees and certificates.  The ceremonies will feature the following three graduating students delivering keynote addresses:  Andrew Engle, Les Weidner, and Eddie Ernst.

Candidates for the 2010 graduation ceremonies are:

ASSOCIATE OF ARTS
Michael Louis Alario, Erin Elaine Aoughsten, Lilia Victoria Arce, Daniela Barragan, Carla Jane Bartlett, Brittney LynAnn Batten, Nanette Beverly, Jessica Dawn Brown, Tia Campbell, Sheronda Janelle Carter, Efren Alejandro Castillo, Natalie Padilla Colquitt, William David Copado, Jr., Shannon Breigh Coursen, Ashley Nicole Curry, Denise Marie Dix, Marian Elizabeth Dover, Diana Stephanie Flores, Melissa Renee Flores, Maria Nolasco Garcia, Bianca Elena Gonzalez, Melissa Isabel Gonzalez, Krystal Ann Greer, Pamela Guerrero, Monica Suzanne Hays, Noah Kalani Hennigan, Collin Matthew Hetzler, Dung Truong Huynh, Erika Dinell Jackson, Alexander Daniel Judy, Makailynn Elizabeth LaGrone, Juan Miguel Lerma, Jr., Stephanie Miriam L. Loew, Karla Patricia Lopez, Mary-Caroline Maass, Shaymayne Andrea Martinez, Dominic Michael Marullo, Felipe Matzar, Jr., Coby Christopher Miller, Lauren Ashley Miller, Kinsey Jo Mims, Ivon Denise Minix, Robert Alan Miranda, Jr., Millie Elaine Moya, Manda Alicia Novominsky, Tiffany Michelle Oliver, Griselda Olveda, Maria Alejandra Ornelas, Maurice R. Parkman, Lauren Marie Peltier, David James Philpot, Caroline Louise Purvis, Jessica Marie Raeke, Jeremy Lee Roberts, Nelly Aurora Rodriguez, Chad Austin Rogers, Karina Ruiz, Diana Lizeth Salinas, Jessica Nicole Sanders, Verneia Lissetta Shaw, Verceia Monette Shaw, Matt Joseph Sheppard, Chastity Lynn Skipper, Dean Michael Smith, June LaRue Smith, Whitney Diane Socha, Sarah Elizabeth Spak, Mary Elizabeth Stewart, Jerri Jereshie Stinson, Michtosha Ebony-Denise Thomas, William Benjamin Thomas, Ana Lilia Torres, Lawrence Mardino Tovar, Kimberly Lynn Traweek, Ranjit K. Walia, Debra Lynn Walker, and Les Weidner.

ASSOCIATE OF SCIENCE
Jose Librado Arreola, IV, Nahaira Lizbeth Briz, Marc Charles Butler, Andrew Alan Engel, Giuseppina Francesca Glover, Patricia Ann Johnson, Angela Lee Kelley, Elizabeth Lauren Kenney, Tyler James Magliolo, Frank Eric Martinez, Kajal Patel, Murphy Richard, Jr., Esteban Sebastian Robles, Norma Edith Salinas, and Reginell Nicole Simpson.

ASSOCIATE OF APPLIED SCIENCE
Veronica Adela Arellano, Linda Nash, Summer Lynn Rios, Youqin Zhao, Jerry Don Allen, Troy Dale Beasley, Lindsey Kathryn Boone, Allison Elizabeth Bosarge, Lauren Ranelle Britt, Jarrett Wayne Browning, Brenna Kassia Brown-Molen, Lillian Marie Cooper, Cynthia Demetria Crain, Robin Rene Demack, Jennifer Michele Duzich, Jacqueline Kay Esquivel, Laura Yvette Fonseca, Christina Lynette Franklin, Samantha Denea Gonzalez, Richard David Hernandez, Kevin Anthony Leago, Angela Lowery, Jovahanna Rubie Martinez, Lyndsey Renae Mata, Natalie Lynn Mattley, Jazzalynn Denise McMurrin, Chelsea Marie Mesecke, Lena M. Moya, Babatunde Akinbode Okunola, Tiffany Monique Palomino, Naomi Villarreal Perez, Rachel Reena Perkins, Kristin Amber Purtell, Kelley Rhae Reyna, Dana Raychel Robertson, Regina M. Rodriguez, Laurie Lyn Roth, Brianne Nicole Russo, Anna Maria Salinas, Gladys Sanchez, Latressa Danielle Scott, Keyris Margarita Tamez, Philip Daniel Thompson, Cheryl Lynn Traweek, Serina Harrison Trejo, Sheila Bergeron Viator, James Young Wilson, Jr., Lori Szpak Cooper, Christina Theodora Hodshire, William Travis Niekamp, Matthew Hayden Smith, Kandelle Yvonne Wells, Roshawn Alexander, Stephen Caldwell, Jr., Julliette Gakenia Wanjema, Unita Denise Johnson, Blanca I. Sanchez, Lauren Alysa Broadley, Gidion Kungwe Buma, Alberto Emiliano Garcia, Ann Marie Gonzalez-Kelley, Shirley Annette Hilton, Cedra Rose-Shale Barry, Charmane Burrow, Angela Rene Craig, Elizabeth Ann Edwards, Jacquelyn Kirsten Jolley, Rimma O. Nichols, Brandon James Powell, Vanessa Rae Barton, Ajay Bhatia, Cody Austin Brunt, Celeste Leanna Comeaux, Ruwen Cui, Brian Paul Cunningham, Dana Christine Endicott, Eddie F. Ernst, Andres DeJesus Galindo, Oliver C. Hamilton, Ida E. Hernandez, Michelle Ali Melder, Aidee Guadalupe Molina, Thu Minh Nguyen, Kyle Edward Risinger, Jazmin Joann Saras, Kara Lynn Sauser, Angela Marie Sherrill, Jennifer Elaine Thomas, and Kale Jah VanNess.

CERTIFICATES:
Lauren Elizabeth Brown, Alicia Marie Childress, Jennifer Marie Covernale, Kimberly Megan Gerald, Callie Jo Hendershot, Anitrea Shuntel Lewis, Elvira Olivas, Kelle Danielle Porter, Denise Kay Shaw, Nickett Smecca, Barbara Rokeyta Staten, Theresa M. Townsend, Kristin Dawn Upham, Shay Gordon Amatende, Alredo Blanco, Jr., Kelly Dee Bonhomme, Garfield K. Borneo, Frances JoAnne Brown, Nicole Maris Caragay, Jayme Marie Carter, Zhaoxia Chen, Trieu Thien Dang, Michelle Lyn Daniels, Robert William Danmier, Ikponmwosa Elegon, Joyce Mary Elliott, Patricia Jeannette Fuentes, Georges Mutshi Gizeba, Laura R. Gonzales, Magdalena Guardado, Christine Stephanie Harris, Danielle Lynn Harrison, Melinda Ann Hart, Brandon Cole Hebert, Marie Yvette Jimenez, Shannon Raye Kuehm, Sabrina Nicole Lambeth, Teresa Marie Le, Laura Lynell McKee, Nnaemeka Rufus Morah, Randi Rene Newmark, Patrick Ellis Nye, Lacey Christine Ozment, Alissa Breann Peters, Tien Minh Pham, Rhoda L. Rainer, Jayson Michael Ratliff, Lynnettwa V. Rivers, Colleen Kaye Sexton, Addis Rese Shibeshi, Almaze Hailu Sibhatu, William Brown Slade, Felipe Manuel Suarez, Sandra Villalon Trevino, Jenna Kristel Wilson, Nick James Young, Sumiko Nicole Ashton, Clay Matthew Autrey, Glynn Leon Borders, II, Kevin Ashley Brown, William Joe Brown, Jr., Chad Eric Davis, Richard David Dricks, Carlos Diego Escobar, Nancy Espinoza-Trevino, Kandis Leigh Gonzales, Emily Brooke Hunt, Minnis Chase Hunt, Jesse James Khaled, Christina Marie Lopez, Jacob Alan Luna, Andrew Joshua Mejia, Tammy Flores Padron, Stephen Kenneth Perrone, Dustin Michael Pruitt, Cory Anthony Rekoff, Carol LaNale Rose, Jose Hermes Santos, Jr., Byron Jerome Simmons, Suellen Snipe, Victor Mauricio Tobar, Osiel Fernando Torres, Jessica Ann Welch, Broderick Charles White, Chistina Yvette Wiley, Ryan James Gainer, Donnie R. Walker, Sabrina Sarah Anderson, Stefan Berg, Diane Jeannette Byers, David Russle Terry, Sheila Maria Mamon, Shirley Sara Cherian, Sheila A. Clement, Lorena Compean, Cara Ashley Dunn, Eduardo Miguel Flores, Fatima Funez, Luis Garcia, Ngoc Le, Siew H. Low, Daniel G. Okbamichael, Addis Rese Shibeshi, Mary Christine Willis, Chauntelle Nicole Dergin, Carolina Lopez, Tiffani Benay Marshall, Wendy Louise Kemp, Jessica Ann Agrella, Sarah Elisabeth Coreas, Zelisha Rochelle Gamble, Krystal Michelle Greyberg, Amy Marie Halsell, Brittany Laine Harris, Stella Reniece Jenkins, Amber Nicole Klahn, Briana Lane, Theresa Janet Martisek, Piedad Mejia, Cletus A. Onwe, Jenna Marie Steinmann, Guadalupe Leticia Tapia, Kyle David Utz, Courtney Yvette Luke, Lindsey Renae Wollard, Tiffaney E. Ybarra, Sharitta Monique Florence, Cheronda Janay Freeman, Marina James, Ashley Marie Littles, Takeisha Nicole Miller, Angela Torres Tamez, Yalanda White-Florence, Gabriela Andrade, Maria Bethania Beasley, Diana Nely Chevez, Atascocita Compton, Melanie Nicole Daily, Misty Lyn Daugereaux, Linda Trenell Davis, Sharon Jones Dunlap, Sabrina Mabasa Harmeling, Roy Holmes, IV, Shawn Cheri Holmes, Melissa Kay Langford, Leticia Raquel Lizardo, Misti Sha Martinez, Mary Kaye McCarty-Durr, Monica Katherine McCrory, Cynthia Larise McNelty, Brittany Tenay Orise, Kelly Erica Simpton, Jason Samuel Smith, Kimberly Nichole Turner, Tabitha Lynette Varela, Turquoria S. White, and Samantha Ann Zamarron.

Register for Mini Semester, Summer Classes Underway

Galveston College registration is underway for the 2010 Mini Semester and the Summer I and Summer II sessions.
All mini-semester courses are held weekdays starting May 17 and end on Thursday June 3, 2010.  Mini semester internet classes are English 1302, Federal Government, History 1301, Mathematics 1314 College Algebra, Philosophy, and Introduction to Ethics.  Day classes include History 1302, U.S. History, Music Appreciation and Sociology 1306.  Physics 1401 will be taught as a hybrid course, where part is held in a classroom and part on the internet.

Summer Session I and II courses include Accounting, Art, Associate Degree Nursing, Biological Sciences, Biotechnology, Business, Chemistry, Computer Science, Computers in Healthcare, Computerized Tomography and Culinary Arts.  Other courses are offered in Hospitality Management, Developmental Studies, Economics, Emergency Medical Services, English, Environmental  Science, Government, History, Humanities, Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Mathematics, Medical Terminology, Medical Office, Music, Nuclear Medicine Technology, Office Administration, Philosophy, Physical Education, Physics, Psychology, Radiation Therapy, Radiography, Respiratory Care, Sociology, Speech, Surgical Technology and Vocational Nursing.

Mini Semester classes start May 17. Summer I session classes start June 7 and Summer II session classes start July 12.  Call 409-944-GCGC for more information.