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Spotlight on Former ASGCC Presidents: Samir Abou-Rass

Angel Silva, Managing Editor

November 14, 2012

The following is the first of a series of articles on previous ASGCC presidents employed on campus. Featured in this issue is Glendale College police sergeant and speech professor Samir Abou-Rass, who was ASGCC president from 198...

ASGCC Legislature Discusses Programs to Benefit Student Body

El Vaquero Staff Writer

December 1, 2006

With California being one of the states that has the highest demand for nurses, it is to no surprise that the state has a shortage of about 800,000 nurses. This was the main discussion at the ASGCC meeting Tuesday. "Seventy pe...

ASGCC’s Decathlon Proves to Be Success, Benefits Clubs

El Vaquero Staff Writer

December 1, 2006

The first academic decathlon to be held at a California community college was hosted by the Associated Students of GCC (ASGCC) at the Student Center on Nov. 18. Academic decathlons exist at both the high school and university le...

ASGCC Contemplates Funding for AB 540 Students, Final Decision Hangs in Balance Until Next Week

El Vaquero Editor in Chief

November 17, 2006

On Tuesday, the Associated Students of Glendale Community College (ASGCC) considered a request for $3000 to fund a project that could possibly benefit AB 540 students. Greg Perkins, Extended Opportunity Program and Services (E...

ASGCC Discusses Several Issues, New Trustee on Board

El Vaquero Staff Writer

November 3, 2006

Former GCC employee Tony Tartaglia was appointed as the new head of the Board of Trustees, announced AS president David Arakelyan. After a month long process of paperwork and interviews, Arakelyan explained that Tartaglia wa...

ASGCC Petitions for Reduction in Tuition

El Vaquero Staff Writer

October 6, 2006

Christina Chavez, a community activist following in the footsteps of her grandfather, Mexican American labor activist Cesar Chavez, was the guest speaker at Tuesday's AS meeting. Chavez was present to promote and endorse a me...

ASGCC Announces Tuition Decrease

El Vaquero Staff Writer

September 22, 2006

Starting Winter 2007, tuition will be dropped to $20 a unit from the current $26, announced ASGCC president David Arakelyan at Tuesday's ASGCC meeting. Arakelyan explained how the approval of the fee reduction may possibly so...

Student Government Wraps Up Spring Semester

El Vaquero Staff Writer

June 9, 2006

It was a bittersweet day for the ASGCC as members of the 2005-2006 legislature prepared to hand over their positions to incoming AS officers. But the May 30 elections saw the return of many ASGCC members, with Vice President of...

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