Netiquette

Hello everyone, I hope everyone is doing well. As we come to the end of our second week of the fall semester, I hope we are all getting into the zone of online learning. Whether this is a new experience for you as it is for me, or if you are a seasoned professional, some…

Welcome and Welcome Back

Hello everyone, A warm welcome to all our new students this semester and of course welcome back to our continuing students. This is certainly an interesting time for everyone at GGU, California, the US and even the world. Amidst a global pandemic with travel restrictions, powerful movements across America and unpredictable climate change. I hope…

Almost at the end

Hello everyone, As we approach the end of the summer term and many of you are working on final papers or studying towards that last exam, just know that you we are almost at the end! It has definitely been an interesting semester especially with what we are now experiencing as our ‘new normal’ with…

Take a Hike!

Hello everyone, As we are approaching the weekend, I thought this would be a great opportunity to share my current favorite activity. The best way I have found to get out of the house and get some exercise (safely) is going for walks, hikes and runs. While we continue to navigate this new normal of…

SGA Elections 2020-2021 !

Hello everyone, This week we have some more exciting news – the Student Government Association elections for 2020-2021 are around the corner! From now until the end of August, Student Life will accept candidate applications for all SGA positions. This is an awesome opportunity to become a student leader. At GGU we have an incredibly…

Industry Professionals Discuss the Workplace During COVID-19

Hello everyone, we have some great news! The Student Government Association (SGA) and GGU Social are collaborating to host a discussion about the workplace during COVID-19. Here is a sneak peak of the industry professionals who will be speaking at the event – GGU alums who have graduated with an MS, an MBA and a…

Student Visa

I’m sure you are all well aware of SEVP’s rule change concerning non-immigrant students taking online courses in the coming semester. As an international student myself, this was very hard to hear. With all the hard work and diligence that goes into taking entry exams, applying to universities, and going through the visa process, it…

4th of July

July 4th, 2020 – today we celebrate the birth of the United States of America when colonists won their freedom from British rule. But the origin of this nation is indelibly fraught with contradictions. This nation’s forefathers brought forth the foundation of modern democracy, but they also allowed for the enslavement of peoples and the…

An Honest Discussion on The BLM Movement

Hello everyone, I hope that everyone is doing well, staying healthy and staying safe. During this time of incredible change happening around the nation it is important that we listen and learn from each other. This week we are looking forward to the webinar discussion on the Black Lives Matter movement which is going to…

Black Lives Matter – Resources

Hello everyone, During this challenging time, it is important that we come together and learn from each other. The following are a collection of excellent resources compiled by the office of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion at GGU. These also include some self-care resources so as we can all do our best to take care of ourselves and…