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Thirteen Hidden Promise Scholars graduating from Glenville State College were the guests of honor at a dinner held on Friday, April 30th in the Mollohan Campus Community Center Ballroom. GSC President Dr. Peter Barr who first envisioned the Hidden Promise Scholars (HPS) program in 2006, presented commemorative plaques and Hidden Promise Scholars class rings in honor of their achievement.
Glenville State College employee Richard Turner has been named the 2014 GSC Classified Employee of the Year. He works as a Maintenance Worker with the college’s Physical Plant. GSC President Dr. Peter Barr presented the award to Turner during a staff recognition luncheon on April 28th.
On Friday, May 9th four Glenville State College Army ROTC students, also members of the WVSU based ‘Yellow Jacket Battalion,’ were commissioned as United States Army Second Lieutenants during a ceremony held at the state capitol in Charleston.
Twenty-nine students, one student organization, and one student group’s faculty advisors have been recognized at the 2014 Glenville State College Honors Convocation Ceremony. The event took place on May 1st following a banquet in the Mollohan Campus Community Center Ballroom.
The ceremony will take place on Saturday, May 10, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. in GSC’s new Waco Center which is located on Mineral Road in Glenville.
The winners of the fourth annual Glenville State College Pioneer Showcase Creative Arts and Research Forum have been announced. The showcase took place on Tuesday, April 22nd and is a competition that allows full-time GSC students an opportunity to present research and creative arts abstracts in a formal setting. The judges are made up of GSC faculty.
Students and administrators at GSC teamed up during the month of April to raise awareness about the issue of sexual assault. Members of GSC’s Army ROTC program, students in GSC’s Sigma Pi Xi criminal justice organization, and various student athletes partnered with the college’s Human Resources Department Director during Sexual Assault Awareness Month to conduct a host of events to inform and educate students.
The public is invited to attend the open house of the new multi-million dollar Glenville State College Waco Center. Tours will be given on Saturday, April 26th from 1:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. during GSC’s Alumni Day.
Final plans for this year’s Alumni Day on Saturday, April 26th have been made. All alumni and friends of the college are invited back to campus.
GSC Assistant Professor of Spanish Dr. Megan Gibbons has been selected to receive the 2014 Pete and Betsy Barr Professional Development Award. Gibbons plans to use the award to attend the NAFSA: Association of International Educators Conference in San Diego this May.