Spotlight Archive

Sarina Tung: Staff

What do you do at the college? How does your job help students meet their goals? I’m a TRIO Student Support Specialist, so I am here to support students who are first-generation, low-income, or have a documented disability. We help them navigate the college system, whether the area is academic...
What do you do at the college? How does your job help students meet their goals? I’m a TRIO Student Support Specialist, so I am here to support students who are first-generation, low-income, or have a documented disability. We help them navigate the college system, whether the area is academic planning, career planning, personal counseling such as housing concerns or finding resources. One of my...
Posted on Oct, 5, 2021

Lindsey Phernetton: Staff

What do you do at the college? How does your job help students meet their goals? I am a student success navigator here at GHC and I love it. My role as a Student Success Navigator is to help students get started at GHC and guide them along the entry registration process. We start by discussing...
What do you do at the college? How does your job help students meet their goals? I am a student success navigator here at GHC and I love it. My role as a Student Success Navigator is to help students get started at GHC and guide them along the entry registration process. We start by discussing their goals and what they would like to see at the end of their time at GHC.  My goal is to ensure...
Posted on Sep, 20, 2021

Elsa Larson: Staff

What do you do at the college? How does your job help students meet their goals? I work as a Program Coordinator here at the GHC Welcome Center. I process incoming transcripts and complete the transcript evaluations. I also process and send out GHC’s transcripts, diplomas, and certificates to...
What do you do at the college? How does your job help students meet their goals? I work as a Program Coordinator here at the GHC Welcome Center. I process incoming transcripts and complete the transcript evaluations. I also process and send out GHC’s transcripts, diplomas, and certificates to students. I am also the lead for our Zoom lobby for the Welcome Center. Students can call or email me,...
Posted on Sep, 14, 2021

Johana Tirado: Staff

Tell us a little about yourself: I’m Johana Tirado, also known as Jojo. This nickname has a really long story behind it. About ten years ago, I was in an accident where I lost my entire memory. I even had to re-learn to speak, and to help me the nurses called me Jojo. I’ll tell you more about...
Tell us a little about yourself: I’m Johana Tirado, also known as Jojo. This nickname has a really long story behind it. About ten years ago, I was in an accident where I lost my entire memory. I even had to re-learn to speak, and to help me the nurses called me Jojo. I’ll tell you more about the accident in a little bit. What do you do at the college? I answer the phone for the entire...
Posted on Aug, 30, 2021

Amber Hatley: Staff

What do you do at the college? How does your job help students meet their goals? I work with Running Start as a Program Coordinator in the Welcome Center. I get to aid in the process of recruiting students, processing their applications, proctoring placement tests, and setting them up with their...
What do you do at the college? How does your job help students meet their goals? I work with Running Start as a Program Coordinator in the Welcome Center. I get to aid in the process of recruiting students, processing their applications, proctoring placement tests, and setting them up with their advisor through to their graduation. What makes you passionate about what you do for students? As...
Posted on Aug, 23, 2021