Jun 21, 2016, 9:45 a.m.
Dr. Ricardo Solis, dean of Academic, Professional and Technical Education at GateWay Community College, has been named President of Laredo Community College in Texas. The Laredo Community College (LCC) board of trustees voted June 15 to confirm the appointment, which will be effective Aug. 1, 2016... Read more
Jun 15, 2016, 6:00 p.m.
Alex Piña Vigueras, left, and Manuela Trujillo, right, graduated with their associate degrees a week before receiving their high school diplomas, earning them a special recognition. Trujillo and Piña Vigueras, along with 10 other GateWay Early College High School students, graduated with their... Read more
May 31, 2016, 8:00 a.m.
Paradise Valley Community College and Gateway Community College Baseball Programs will be conducting an open tryout together on Thursday, June 9, 2016. There is a $10.00 charge to attend this tryout. Each player must provide their own workout clothes, baseball spikes, and glove. GWCC Baseball will... Read more
May 24, 2016, 9:00 a.m.
The GateWay Geckos are heading to the World Series! Following a stunning win against Mesa Community College, GateWay Community College’s Gecko Baseball team is heading to Enid, Okla. for the Division II Baseball World Series. It's not their first time making it this far but it has been a few... Read more
May 11, 2016, 4:00 p.m.
Florence Schmidt was studying to become a respiratory therapist when a car accident interrupted her plans. After taking time off to heal, Schmidt started a new job at Amazon. Working in the warehouse, Schmidt scanned boxes and packed orders. After working at Amazon a few months, Schmidt’s manager... Read more
Apr 22, 2016, 5:15 p.m.
Presidents of member institutions of the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) elected GateWay Community College President Steven Gonzales to its board of directors, effective July 1. According to AACC, the 32-member board of directors acts on behalf of the institutional members to... Read more
Apr 21, 2016, 9:00 p.m.
In Fall 2015, GateWay Community College implemented a one-year faculty advisors pilot. Seven faculty in the fall and six in the spring were selected to be part of the pilot; a majority from the academic divisions at GateWay’s 40th & Washington campus. “We wanted to start out small,” says... Read more
Apr 21, 2016, 9:00 p.m.
The need for water and occupational safety and health professionals is high for municipalities across the Valley, due to impending retirements. The City of Surprise recognizes the demand and is planning ahead for the shortfall, creating a training facility in partnership with GateWay Community... Read more
Apr 21, 2016, 3:45 p.m.
GateWay Community College students competed against the best of the best at the SkillsUSA Arizona Championships. Each year, industry experts, employers and educators gather at this annual event where high school and college students compete in 70 different trades ranging from cosmetology to... Read more
Apr 21, 2016, 12:45 p.m.
A full-time student scholarship will be at stake when high school students from across Arizona test their automotive testing and diagnostic skills during the inaugural Maricopa Community Colleges’ Arizona High School Auto Challenge. Automotive instructors from three of the Maricopa Community... Read more