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Ghostly and Ghoulish Goings-on at Glenville

Ghostly and Ghoulish Goings-on at Glenville

With Halloween coming up, The Phoenix has compiled a list of activities going on around the GSC campus and in the community during that week. Thursday October 30: There is a Haunted Trail going on around the GSC campus. This is from 9:30-11 pm on the GSC Nature Trail. The admission cost is two non-perishable food items. Please contact Jodi Ocheltree at 304-462-6416 for more information. The Science Fiction and Fantasy Guild is having a Halloween Treat Sale from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the [...]



Glenville State Holds Create WV Conference

Glenville State Holds Create WV Conference

On October 26-28, Glenville State College and the City of Glenville hosted the Annual Create WV conference. The conference is hosted at a different place in West Virginia every year and this is the first time it was held on a college campus. Last year Richwood hosted the conference and it was a major economic boom for the town that had been needed a boost. The hopes were for this to happen to Glenville after this conference as well, especially the downtown area.  The three days [...]



GSC Now Accepting Trillum 2015 Entries

GSC Now Accepting Trillum 2015  Entries

  The Trillum, GSC’s literary arts journal is now accepting submissions for the 2015 issue. All GSC students, staff, faculty, alumni, and community members are invited to submit visual art, poetry, fiction, song lyrics, and other creative expressions. All submissions should be sent as an attachment (.doc, .rtf, or .pdf) to Trillum@glenville.edu. Visuals should be attached in .jpeg, .png, .bmp, .gif format. Please include a brief biographical statement and an e-mail address with your submission. The deadline is January 23, 2015. For more information contact [...]



Rusty Musket Undergoes Changes

Rusty Musket Undergoes Changes

The ever-so-popular Rusty Musket has recently undergone some changes. The corner that used to be home to the Science Fiction and Fantasy Guild has gained some pool tables for student entertainment. There is also a new jukebox put in the opposite corner. Now this is not your grandfather’s jukebox that used the old records, but a more snazzy modern one that essentially has an MP3 player in it with many songs to play. There is some concern among students about these new additions to the [...]



GSC Holds Campus Picnic and Game Show

GSC Holds Campus Picnic and Game Show

  On Thursday, October 9 GSC and the Campus Dining Service Aramark hosted the twice annual campus picnic in conjunction with Homecoming. It was held in the Luanna T. Smith Amphitheatre and while we enjoyed our food, Sandy Sowell from Culloden, WV brought her annual game show to the campus. Both of these events drew a large crowd and were enjoyed by all. The picnic menu consisted of hot dogs and hamburgers, with all the accompanied fixings, plus assorted desserts. The game show also drew [...]



Glenville State Announces Homecoming Events

Glenville State Announces Homecoming Events

It’s that time of year again - Glenville State Homecoming. As always, there are many activities planned during this week to help students and the Glenville community celebrate homecoming. Here are some of the events. Thursday: The annual campus picnic in the Luanna T. Smith Amphitheater from  11 a.m -1:30 p.m. During that time there is the Sandy Sowell game show, a popular annual event.  In case of rain these activities will be moved inside the Mollahan Campus Community Center. The homecoming dance will take from 9 p.m.-midnight [...]



Glenville State Holds Homecoming Coronation

Glenville State Holds Homecoming Coronation

On Monday October 6 ,Glenville State had its annual homecoming coronation in the President’s Auditorium. The young attendants were Christian Walters, the son of GSC Assistant Professor of Business Angela Cline;  Hailey Adkins and Audrey Adkins, daughters of Hidden Promise Coordinator Stacy Adkins; and finally Jackson King, son of Associate Vice President of Enrollment Greg King. The freshman princess is Rachel Clutter, who is unable to participate in the ceremony, but still representing freshman royalty is prince Trey Abbott. The sophomore prince is Tyler Cooper with sophomore [...]



Glenville State Homecoming Court Attendants

Here is the picture of the cute little kids that are Glenville State’s homecoming attendants. Please come out to the game on Saturday  at Morris Stadium at 1:30 p.m.  to see these attendants at the halftime show.



Lacrosse Club Growing at GSC

Lacrosse Club Growing at GSC

    Are you a college student who cannot play on a football team for some reason and just want to have some fun playing a full-contact sport? Glenville State has just the solution for that as right now, a lacrosse team is being formed. It is currently a club, but organizers hope it will field a full team in a year or two.  Jason Rosenburg, a GSC student, is the coach and president as well as a player. Rosenburg started playing lacrosse because he [...]



Should the Minimum Wage Be Raised?

Should the Minimum Wage Be Raised?

Because of the recent strikes in a McDonald’s in Chicago to raise the minimum wage,  The Phoenix hit the streets on campus to see what the Glenville community thought. .We asked five students whether or not they thought the minimum wage should be increased and why or why not. We also asked them where they were from and their grade here at GSC. Mischell Workman, senior from Burnsville said, “The minimum wage should not be raised because the price of everything else will go up as well.” [...]