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Former Glenville State athletic director Janet Bailey will be the first to tell you that at a young age she was just a girl from Peachtree with a dream.
Staff and students in the Glenville State College Student Support Services organization are helping to sponsor an American Red Cross Blood Drive on Monday, August 24 from noon until 5:30 p.m. The drive will take place in the Mollohan Campus Community Center third floor ballroom.
The Glenville State College ‘Wall of Sound’ Marching Band will have a feature performance at the Glenville Presbyterian Church ‘Band Bash’ coming up on Friday, August 21. The event will take place from 5:00-7:00 p.m. with the band performance beginning at 6:30 p.m.
Jason Barr, Assistant Professor of Music at Glenville State College, will again hold a free performance at the Gilmer County Historical Society on Thursday, August 20 at a joint meeting with the Calhoun County Society. Barr’s appearance at the meeting will provide the audience with a brief musical history of jazz. He performed a similar show at one of their meetings last year.
Over 300 freshmen arrived on campus at Glenville State College on Friday, August 14 for the 2015 fall term. Glenville State College’s class of 2019 is made up of students from throughout West Virginia, fourteen other states, and the District of Columbia.
An ecumenical ‘Blessing of the College’ event took place on Wednesday, August 13 at Glenville State College. Students, faculty, and staff were in attendance for the service that aimed to offer a time of reflection and prayer for the upcoming school year.
Again this year, Glenville State College was the site of a Health Sciences & Technology Academy (HSTA) summer camp. The 2015 camp incorporated a presentation to Gilmer County Magistrate Carol Wolfe. Each group of students had to process a crime scene, analyze the evidence, and prepare a presentation regarding their evidence requesting an arrest warrant for their suspect. The presentations took place at the Gilmer County Court House.
Glenville State College is continuing its tradition of offering a wide array of evening classes in Braxton County to accommodate students who might have difficulty making it to the GSC campus to take classes during the day. Several weekly evening Glenville State College courses are scheduled to be held this Fall at Braxton County High School in the Braxton County Center.
Twenty-five upcoming Glenville State College freshmen from throughout West Virginia have been awarded scholarships from the GSC Foundation for the 2015-2016 academic school year.
Glenville State College’s newest Faculty Award of Excellence recipient is Associate Professor of English Dr. Jonathan Minton. He received the award at the 141st Commencement Ceremony on Saturday, May 9.