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Operation: Sellout

On February 28, 2015, the Glenville State Pioneers will be hosting their conference rival WV Wesleyan Bobcats at the Waco Center with tip off scheduled for 4 pm. But prior to the game, the college has a busy day of events lined up. First up is a GSC alumni basketball game, where all former men and women basketball players, cheerleaders, coaches, managers, and fans are invited to attend to play or just reconnect with former class mates. Check in time is 9:30, warm ups are [...]



Bugs in Our System

Sorry for an issue with out any pictures or possibly even code instead of the entire article. We have been having issues with our program, and some articles and illustrations have failed to appear. This issue is being addressed by the technology department, and hopefully by next week all systems will be functioning properly. If you have any questions about the articles in this issue, please feel free to contact Dr. Stewart in the English department. Again, thanks for the patience and we hope to [...]



Beat The Wintertime Blues

Back and forth you tread, wearing a deep path across the carpet while looking down at your only window to the outside world held in the palm of your hand. Due to the constant confinement caused by inclement weather, the smart phone and internet have, for many, been the only way to socialize or entertain themselves while stuck on campus. With the new addition of the Waco center, in conjunction with existing facilities, GSC has a lot to offer the student in the way of [...]



Cultural Diversity at GSC

Cultural Diversity at GSC

Even though Glenville State College is a small educational institution in the heart of rural West Virginia, does not mean it is devoid of diversity.  There are students attending this college from all over the country, from as far away as California, to some who have been raised in this town for their entire lives.  Although the majority of students have lived in the U.S. their entire lives, there are some students from other nations who attend the school as well. There are many aspects [...]



Its A Greek Life

If you have ever been interested in joining a fraternity or sorority during college, then this is the week for you to find out more information.  During the week, the local representatives of the Greek life on campus will be accepting applications for membership into these organizations.  There are academic groups as well, found in all fields of study at GSC from the English departments’ Alpha Psi Omega, the education department’s Kappa Delta Pi to the science and math organization, Sigma Pi Xi. Some sororities [...]



Song Lyric Contest

Did you ever have the desire to write music or perhaps you are an aspiring poet?  Then this is the opportunity for you to express yourself or your work to the population here at GSC.  A melody has been written by two GSC students, Robbi Mann and Josh Pitcock, and they are seeking a person or persons to write the lyrics for it.  The chosen artist will work with an arranger to incorporate the lyrics into the written piece, and will receive full recognition for [...]



Trillium Deadline Extended

Trillium Deadline Extended

Calling all writers, prose and poetry, calling artists of all medium, the Trillium, a yearly publication of the Glenville State College English department has extended it’s deadline until February 28, 2015.  A student publication, the Trillium invites all GSC students, staff, faculty, alumni and community members to submit their visual art, poetry, fiction, song lyrics, and other creative expression.  Please send submissions as an attachment (.doc, .rtf., or .pdf) to Trillium@Glenville.edu. Visuals should be attached in .jpg, .png, .bmp, or .gif format. Please include a [...]



GSC Victorious versus Concord

GSC Victorious versus Concord

Glenville State’s basketball teams were victorious in their recent on the road competition versus the Mountain Lions of Concord University with the men’s team winning 89 – 82, and the women’s team triumphant with a blowout score of 92 – 67. In the first half the game was a nervous affair with the teams exchanging the lead between them, ending in a halftime score of 40 all. After another tight half, the Pioneers were up with an 11 point lead with the score held at [...]



West Virginia Recycles Day

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GSC Volunteers at Work Again

GSC Volunteers at Work Again

Glenville State College Earth Day “Adoption” of Yeager Airport Continues: On Friday May 19th at 11:00 a.m. 25 Glenville State College (GSC) students  continued the beautification project that was started  in 2008.  This project was initiated with the planting of the first of what soon will be thousands of trees on the mountainside that was moved to extend the runway by 1,000 ft. This year 25 students representing two groups, the Student Government Association, led by President Travis Nesbitt, and a dozen members of the Science [...]