Rating: - 0

Commuter Students Connect Through Common Ground of Lounge

October 04, 2012 / by / 3 Comments

GCU commuter students have bonded through a commuter lounge in the heart of campus. There are nearly 3,300 students who commute to campus, ranging from teens to adults with families.

READ MORE
Rating: - 0

Campus ‘Sexual Violence’ Can Be Prevented, Experts Say

September 20, 2012 / by / 0 Comment

Rape and other forms of sexual abuse have long been a concern on college campuses. The Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network reports that 75 percent of rape victims are younger than 25.

READ MORE
Rating: - 0

Emergency Texting System Gains Momentum, More Users Subscribe

September 19, 2012 / by / 0 Comment

Emergency text-messages could prevent serious calamities on campus by directing students and staff around danger, simply by sending alerts to the palms of their hands. GCU’s new Rave Mobile Safety alert system is up and running now. And emergency alerts are just part of the technology’s potential.

READ MORE
Rating: - 0

That’s the Ticket: Parking Enforcement Becomes Public Safety Priority

September 17, 2012 / by / 0 Comment

GCU Public Safety Director Henry Griffin estimates most citations go to students. The common citation is $20, both for parking in the wrong zone and for parking without a proper decal. But others are facing $50 fees to remove “boots” or $100 for repeat offenders who park in disabled spots.

READ MORE
Rating: - 0

Major Renovation for Student Union to Add Amenities for Fall

May 10, 2012 / by / 3 Comments

The building is being transformed into a more up-to-date food service area with new features, better traffic flow and about 300 additional seats to accommodate the influx of 1,700 more students expected in the fall.

READ MORE
Rating: - 0

Student Parking Plan in Works for Increased Campus Traffic in Fall

April 30, 2012 / by / 2 Comments

The GCU campus is expected to hold nearly 7,000 students by next school year, meaning that parking violations will be strictly enforced beginning in August as traffic volumes peak.

READ MORE
Rating: - 0

Prescott Hall to Welcome Student Life, Health Services, Career Services, ASGCU

April 19, 2012 / by / 0 Comment

Student Life’s new office space in the residence hall will have a lounge area, conference room, 12 offices for staff, plus a separate office space with outside access for ASGCU.

READ MORE
Rating: - 0

GCU’s First Farmers’ Market Draws Vendors to the Quad

March 07, 2012 / by / 0 Comment

Tamales, salsa, hummus, honey, bread, freeze-dried kale and barbecued pork were among the food items sold at the market, which was planned and organized by senior Matt Muchna, ASGCU’s multicultural director.

READ MORE
Rating: - 0

Student Worker of the Month: Lyttia McManus of KBCOB

March 01, 2012 / by / 2 Comments

In recognition of her exceptional performance as an administrative assistant, the elementary education major — a junior who hopes to teach third or fourth grade — has been chosen as Student Worker of the Month by the Office of Career Services.

READ MORE
Rating: - 0

GCU’s Lindsay Fernandez Competes for Miss Arizona USA

November 08, 2011 / by / 1 Comment

A funny thing happened to GCU student Lindsay Fernandez on her way to winning the crown of Fiesta Bowl Queen last year.
She liked it. “I’m not the typical titleholder,” says Fernandez, 23, a commuter student from Peoria who is majoring in health-care administration and nursing. She was the first student from GCU to ever make the finals of the Fiesta Bowl competition.

READ MORE