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Constitution Day Ceremony Slated for September 18

Constitution Day Ceremony Slated for September 18

On Thursday, September 18, Glenville State College’s Social Science Department and Pi Gamma Mu, the history and social science organization, will host the Annual Constitution Day Ceremony from 12:20- 1:20 p.m. in the President’s Auditorium. New Assistant Professor of Political Science Dr. Michael Bobic will give the keynote address on the topic; pledging allegiance and acts of conscience as it  pertains to the Supreme Court case of WV v. Barnette.  This 1943 case involved the compulsory recitation of the Pledge of Allegiance by students in [...]



Intramural Sports Programs Come to GSC

Intramural Sports Programs Come to GSC

Are you one of those students on campus who doesn’t want to join an actual sports team but just wants to burn a few calories doing a sporting activity? Glenville State has just that solution. Jodi Ocheltree, Director of Student Activities, has announced a new intramural sports program for GSC. Watch for these up coming events on campus: Volleyball – There will be a tournament with sign-ups beginning on September 23. Games will be played September 29 through October 2. The final game will be [...]



Little Kanawha Bus is Servicing Gilmer County

Little Kanawha Bus is Servicing Gilmer County

Are you one of those unlucky students who doesn’t have  a license or vehicle on campus and needs to pick up a prescription or something from Rite-Aid or any other place in the Hays City part of town to get something that you cannot get on campus? You also don’t want to walk down that dangerous hill and it is freezing. You already know that the campus shuttle bus will not take you to an off-campus location and you really need this item. Your friend [...]



GSC Welcomes More New Faculty Members

GSC Welcomes More New Faculty Members

Glenville State has a new Student Support Services teacher and counselor. His name is Jay Spencer Darden. He is originally from Springfield, Virginia, which is in the Washington DC area. He got his master’s degree from the University of Arizona and it is his first full time position, although he did serve run a residence hall at the University of Arizona before coming here. Darden’s first impression of Glenville area was that the people are really welcoming and nice here and was a little used to [...]



GSC Career Services Announces Fall Events

GSC Career Services Announces Fall Events

With many events coming up at Glenville State College with Career Services, The Phoenix spoke with the director of the center, Joanna DiStephano, about what was going on and a few other things as well. She says that there is a Fall Fair planned Wednesday September 24 from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. in the Mollohan Center Ballroom. Although there was a career fair last spring, she says this is more geared towards helping students build experience. There are about 30 exhibitors scheduled to attend.DiStephano said that there [...]



Dr. Anglin Announces Shakespeare Film Series

Dr. Anglin Announces Shakespeare Film Series

Assistant Professor of English, Dr. Sallie Anglin, has betun the Shakespeare Literature and Reading Series. This week, the series will show Much Ado About Nothing, directed by Joss Whedon, on Sunday, September 7 at 6 p.m. Other films in the series include Romeo + Juliet, September 21; Merchant of Venice, October 5; Hamlet, October 10; Titus, an adaptation of Titus Andronicus, November 2; and Throne of Blood, November 16. The November 30 film will be a people’s choice, with voting method to be announced. The film series cooresponds [...]



Coach Hutchinson has Team Working Overtime

Coach Hutchinson has Team Working Overtime

  Head Football Coach Dave Hutchison reports that the team is working hard and everyone is excited for the first games. He sees improvement in the team and reports that they are currently participating in high-intensity, two-hour workouts. There are nine returning offensive  starters led by All-American running back Ramon Lee.There are six returning defensive starters, led by Gary Henderson. Hutchison reports that  it has been a healthy pre-season. He was pleased to announce that the 2014 team captains are Ramon Lee, Jonathan DePree, Hunter McWhorter, and [...]



Glenville State Welcomes Three New Faculty Members

Glenville State Welcomes Three New Faculty Members

Glenville State College has three new professors on campus this year. They are Dr. Wen Wen Du, who is an Assistant Professor of Mathematics, Dr. Michael P. Bobic, who is an Assistant Professor of Social Science, and Dr. Gregory Lemmons, who is an Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice. Dr. Wen Wen Du is originally from China but has lived in Kentucky for the last 11 years. His first impressions of Glenville were that the people are very nice and different; that there are many hills;  and that [...]