As part of the
The book selected for One Book/One Glendale is "
Known for writing the Eve Diamond series, Hamilton's books have been shortlisted for the Edgar, Macavity, Anthony and
Events at the college follow a noir theme with a screening of the 1950
"The Fantasy of the Femme Fatale" will be the topic of a faculty-led panel discussion at 6:50 p.m. on Oct. 18 in the Student Center.
Hamilton's keynote address will be at 12:20 p.m. Oct. 27 in the auditorium.
In addition to the public events, students will be able to discuss the book at the GCC Faculty/Student Book Club meeting and can attend the weekly "Friday Flix" that will feature noir on Oct. 29 with the 1946
Admission to the events is free. The college is at 1500 N. Verdugo Road.
Late-start classes are set to begin
Second six- and eight-week credit classes begin the week of Oct. 25 at GCC. Many of the courses are offered in the Business Division.
CABOT 107 - Business Writer's Workshop meets Monday mornings and is an entry-level writing class for those needing assistance with grammar, punctuation, capitalization and other rules of business writing.
CABOT 156 - Voice Recognition (Dragon NS) teaches students to use voice recognition software and meets Saturday mornings.
Business Administration 178, Introduction to International Finance meets Monday and Wednesday evenings.
Business Administration 203, Customer Service and Relations, focuses on strategies for developing a first-class customer service environment in a culturally diverse, globally competitive, e-commerce business climate. The class is held Tuesday evenings.
For more information on classes in the Business Division, call (818) 240-1000, Ext. 5484. A complete list of classes can be found at http://www.glendale.edu/schedules/
Tickets available for 'The Servant of Two Masters'
The GCC Theatre Arts Department production of "The Servant of Two Masters" by
The play is a commedia dell' arte and it will be directed by Jeanette D. Farr. The farce involves mistaken identities, broken engagements and reunited lovers. Chronically hungry servant Truffaldino comes up with a scheme to double his wages and food intake by serving two masters at once.
Performances are at 8 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays until Nov. 14. Admission is $10, $6 for students and seniors and $4 each for children 12 and under and groups of 10 or more. For information and reservations, call the box office at (818) 240-1000, Ext. 5612. Tickets can also be purchased at the door. Free parking is available adjacent to the Auditorium Building on Circle Drive Fridays through Sundays only.