We Want You!

GGU Social is changing. Our purpose and intention is and always has been to blog about topics connected to events and issues happening in and around school. We also love to feature items on what’s going on in the Bay Area – productions, restaurants, day trips – anything that you enjoy doing that you think…

How Can We Help?

  This week is all about volunteerism. Yesterday, a group of GGU students joined together with volunteers from other organizations to help the SF Marin Food Bank sort through almost 9,500lbs of oranges! Kudos to all the GGU students who took part and for Sushmita and the rest of the SGA for organizing such a…

We’re all in this together! A personal note from the editor….

Yesterday morning, I was in a restaurant, out-of-state (long story). I was travelling, and on my own, so when I asked to be seated, I was Immediately offered a place at the counter. The place was half-empty, so I requested a table instead as I wanted to do some work. There was silence, looks of…

You’re not alone!

  Happy week two of term, everybody! Hopefully, by now, returners are starting to settle back in and new students are finding their feet. And it’s the folks in this latter group that we’d like reach out to in this week’s blog post. Those of us who’ve been at GGU for a while now, maybe…

Welcome from the new editor!

Welcome newcomers!! And happy new year to all of the community!! As you may know, we were recruiting for a new GGU Social editor and we now have one! Please, welcome Candida Pierce! She is part of our international student community from England and is currently enrolled in the Industrial/Organizational Psychology program. I encourage all…

We are hiring! Join our team!

All cycles must come to an end at some point, and it is time for us to look for someone to write a new chapter of GGU Social. Are you up for the challenge? Let’s get into what we are looking for. GGU Social needs a new Editor who’s able to manage not only the blog…

Workplace Bullying survey results

The Workplace Bullying Institute (WBI) defines Workplace Bullying as a “repeated harmful abusive conduct that is threatening, intimidating, humiliating, work sabotage or verbal abuse at the workplace”. At the beginning of 2018, the WBI released the 2017 results of a workplace bullying survey in the U.S. The key findings? Here they are! 19% of Americans…