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 [...]
Spring Recess is Friday, April 18 and Monday, April 21, 2014. For students planning to remain on campus Dining Services has posted the following hours of operation: The Rusty Musket: Friday, April 18 2 p.m. – 8 p.m. Saturday, April 19 2 p.m. – 9 p.m. Sunday, April 20 2 p.m. – 9 p.m. Monday, April 21 2 p.m. – 10 p.m. Mollohan’s Restaurant: Friday, April 18 Breakfast: 7 a.m. – 9 a.m. Lunch: 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Saturday, April 19 [...]
The following are the hours at the Fitness Center for Spring Recess: Friday April 18: 6 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday April 19: 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Sunday April 20: CLOSED Monday April 21: 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. The Pool will be closed Sunday, April 20 & Monday, April 21. Regular schedules will resume April 22.
Glenville State College is under attack by a group of the undead that has risen from their horrid graves. The Science Fiction & Fantasy Guild are holding the ever-popular Humans vs. Zombies game on campus from April 14-18 where the “Humans” face off against the “Zombies” through the entire week. The rules for the game are as follows: Players are to have brightly colored bandanas on their heads to represent that they are “Human” or on their arms to show that they are “Zombies”. The [...]
Today is the last day to sign up for the amazing events that will be held during the last few days of March. For the athletically minded, the All-Star Event features teams of two or thee who compete in sports challenges like three point shoot-outs and slam dunk contests. The event will be held March 31-April 2 at 6 p.m.at the Lilly Gymnasium. For foodies and chefs, an event based on the hit Food Network show “Chopped” will be held at the Rusty Musket on [...]
About 85 people attended the Farm Opportunities Day Conference held at Glenville State College on January 24 and 25 of this year. GAP training, Good Agricultural Practice or good handling practices, was one of the most successful portions of the program. Forty participants completed the training conducted by the West Virginia Department of Agriculture, making it the largest single training of individuals in the state to date. There were eight hours of classroom training during the conference to be followed by farm audits and inspections for [...]
If cupid hasn’t flown by and shot an arrow into your buttocks, it could happen soon. Valentine’s Day 2014 is fast approaching—and like many, maybe celebrating has yet to cross your mind (and cross your path with that venging diapered love troll and his poison darts). Or maybe anxiety has flooded your emotions since commercialism brought in the onslaught of heart-shaped boxes of chocolate, promptly after Christmas. No matter your “relationship status” on Facebook, Myspace, or in real life—Valentine’s Day will affect us all. So, [...]
GSC is ending the last season of competitive basketball in the Jesse R. Lilly, Jr. Gymnasium with a reunion for all former basketball players and coaches who have played on this court. The returning Pioneers will be honored the evening of February 8, after the Lady Pioneers and the Pioneer Men’s Team play their last respective games in the gym. RSVP to (866) 239-0285, toll free, or via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Welcome to the first on-line edition of The Phoenix of2014. This student-created newspaper appears on line every week – you can access the new issue any time after 1:30 a.m. on Thursday (that’s Wednesday night for you night owls). Although we struggled through snow and sub-zero temperatures, some of our stories will appear later this week, when our reporters can meet with their sources and bring you all the news that’s fit to upload. We will also be bringing you print editions of The Phoenix [...]