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Residents in and around Nicholas County can again enroll in Glenville State College courses near their homes and jobs. Four GSC courses and a lab will be offered at the Summersville campus of New River Community and Technical College during the fall 2013 semester.
Glenville State College’s class of 2017 has arrived on campus for the 2013 fall term. The new Pioneers come from West Virginia, 11 other states, and the District of Columbia.
GSC seniors and WV Statewide Collegiate Business Plan Competition finalists Racheal Fetty and Caleb Greathouse made history earlier this year. For the first time since the inception of the competition, a surprise offer of an additional $10,000 investment was made to a runner-up.
Denise Ellyson has been selected to receive the 2013 Pete and Betsy Barr Professional Development Award. Ellyson has put the award to good use, attending a training conference for DegreeWorks.
Over 15 weekly evening Glenville State College courses are scheduled to be held at Braxton County High School in the Braxton County Center for the upcoming fall 2013 semester.
GSC has recently awarded Entrepreneurship Essentials certificates to four students from Braxton and Clay Counties. The four students have been attending evening classes at Braxton County High School in the Braxton County Center classrooms.
The Michael Late Benedum Chapter of the American Association of Professional Landmen recently donated $5,000 to the Glenville State College Land Resources Department for use in supporting student scholarships.
GSC’s new JASON Learning Coordinator, Mollie Ferguson, recently organized a workshop for several K-12 instructors. The teachers learned about the new ‘Climate: Seas of Change’ curriculum from JASON, took part in labs, and experienced the online Mission Center.
To help new Glenville State College students learn about the Glenville community, GSC is hosting a Campus Picnic & Community Fair on Sunday, August 18th beginning at 5:00 p.m. on Clark Hall lawn.
Robbie Mann, a GSC junior from Berkeley Springs, WV, recently took fifth place in the Old-Time Fiddle Competition at the 37th Annual Vandalia Gathering.