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Upward Bound Funding Renewed at Galveston College

Upward Bound Funding Renewed at Galveston College

Galveston College TRIO Upward Bound has been refunded by the Department of Education to serve 60 students from Ball High School over the next year in the amount of $257,500. It is anticipated that the grant will be for a total of 5 years funded each year in an amount...

Galveston College Welcomes New Electronics Instructor

Galveston College Welcomes New Electronics Instructor

Tyree Bearden is the new program director for the Electrical and Electronics program at Galveston College.  He has a master’s degree in Electrical and Computer engineering from the University of Texas at Austin and a bachelor’s degree in Electrical and Computer...

Whitecaps Baseball Earns NJCAA All-American for 4th Straight Year

Whitecaps Baseball Earns NJCAA All-American for 4th Straight Year

Yesterday, the NJCAA Division 1 Baseball All-American Teams were announced, and for the fourth straight year Galveston College Whitecaps Baseball had a player named an All-American. Carson Maxwell (Soph 3B) was named Second Team All-American. Carson had a very...

Galveston College Well Represented in MLB draft

Galveston College Well Represented in MLB draft

Major League Baseball held its 2017 Amateur Draft on June 12-14, 2017 and Galveston College Whitecaps Baseball was well represented.  Two current students and three former students were picked in the 40 round draft, which concluded on Wednesday evening, Sophormore LHP...

Graduation Ceremony for 30th Law Enforcement Academy Class

Graduation Ceremony for 30th Law Enforcement Academy Class

Galveston College held graduation ceremonies for its thirtieth Law Enforcement Academy featuring 13 graduates that have all found placement in law enforcement agencies across the Houston-Galveston area. Among the many supporters, family members and friends in the audience was a very special lady that had been with Galveston College’s Law Enforcement Academy since the beginning. College officials, students and guests took time to honor Gladys Jones with the Galveston College Law Enforcement Academy’s first ever “Legacy Award” recognizing Jones’ many years of service as an administrative assistant that helped to organize the Law Enforcement Academy classes that have produced thirty years of dedicated , quality law enforcement professionals.

Building Bridges to Success Luncheon Celebration

Building Bridges to Success Luncheon Celebration

Galveston College’s Student Support TRIO program known as “Building Bridges to Success” recently held their end-of –the –year celebration luncheon on May 11 at Mario’s on 61st. The Building Bridges to Success program is a federally funded effort that supports first- generation college students who may be economically challenged to pursue their higher education.

Galveston Island EDFest

Galveston Island EDFest

Galveston College was a co-sponsor of the Galveston Island EDFest this weekend at McGuire-Dent Recreation Center. Pictured seated are Galveston College Registrar/Director of Admissions Scott Branum; College President Dr. Myles Shelton. Pictured standing, left to right, are: Acting Vice President for Student Services Ron Crumedy; Radiography student Jay Castillo, and Assistant Director of Admissions and Records Pierre Banks.

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