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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 [...]



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 Announces Study Abroad Trip to London

Glenville State Announces Study Abroad Trip to London

On May 15-23, 2015 Glenville State College and Dr. Sallie Anglin, assistant professor of English will be taking a study trip abroad to England. Students must have taken a 200 level or higher English course in order to be able to go, which they are able to take in the spring. The trip is 9 days and will primarily be to London but there will also include day trips to Bath, Strafford, and Oxford as well. The price is $3,024 and includes lodging, all airfare, [...]



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 [...]



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 [...]



Student Loan Counseling

The Glenville State College Office of Financial Aid wants to remind students who receive student loans that it is required to complete loan entrance counseling each year. This counseling is to be completed online at www.studentloans.gov and can be submitted at any time for the 2014-15 school year. What can be expected from this counseling? Student loan counseling is tailored to where the individual is in their education, undergraduate and graduate level, as well as the varying types of student loans. Within the counseling portal [...]



Alumni Day

Alumni Day

Alumni Day is here! The celebratory events are planned for this Saturday, April 26. The festivities begin with GSC’s spring band concert, under the direction of Professor Lloyd Bone at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, April 25, in the Fine arts Auditorium. Tickets may be purchased at the door. ALUMNI DAY SCHEDULE 12:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Social Time for Everyone, Alumni Center 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. College Bookstore open, Mollohan Center 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Robert F. Kidd Library open 12:00 p.m. – [...]



Spring 2014 Final Exam Schedule

  The spring 2014 final exam schedule has been released. Final Examinations will begin on Monday, May 5 and will continue through Thursday, May 8 as outlined in the table below. Students in courses having multiple sections must take the examination at the time scheduled for the section in which they are enrolled. The final examination for an arranged class, including web-based courses, may be given during the week prior to the final examination period. In case of a conflict in the schedule, the instructor [...]



16th Annual Rumble on the Hill: Last Stand in the Lilly

Tickets are now on sale for the 16th Annual Rumble on the Hill boxing match, to be held on Saturday, April 26, 2014 in the Jessie R. Lilly Gymnasium. Events include pro kickboxing featuring “Wild Wild” Wes Hanson, the Rumble debut of Kristian “Sisu” Barr, bouts featuring local brawlers, and a ring girl competition.   General admission – $12.00 Ringside – $20.00 Ringside tables are available Gates open at 6:30 p.m. Fights Begin at 7:30 p.m.   Tickets sold in advance at GSC Athletics and [...]