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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 [...]



Dining Services Releases Spring Recess Hours

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 [...]



Chi Beta Phi Hosts Guest Speaker Series for April 2014

Glenville State College Chi Beta Phi has released a list of guest speakers scheduled for April 2014.  All are encouraged to attend these presentations, so mark your calendars for the following speakers and dates.     Date Time Room Presenters Title of Presentation April 10 Thursday 12:30 P.M. SH107 Morgan Scarpellini, Steven Edward Pifer II, Adam Wilson    Students  Student Research Presentation April 17 Thursday 12:30 P.M., SH107 Dennis Harvey, Nathan Lilly, Adrian Patterson    Students  Student Research Presentation April 24 Thursday 5:30 P. M. SH107 Joseph [...]



New Department at GSC

New Department at GSC

A new dept. is coming to GSC; Health and Human Movement Sciences. The new department will have four majors: Physical Education, which is currently in the education department; and Human Performance, Health Promotion, Athletic Coaching & Administration, all new majors. Exercise science, which incorporates multiple disciplines, has been extremely popular over the last 10-15 years. For example, WVU’s Exercise Physiology program has the largest student enrollment of any undergraduate major at WVU with over 800 students. Not only is this program experiencing a surge in growth, [...]



Energy Express is Hiring for Summer 2014

AmeriCorps Energy Express is a West Virginia University extension service that runs for eight weeks in the summer and makes a difference in the lives of West Virginia children. During the summer, children living in rural ares and low-income communities often fall behind academically and suffer from nutritional deficits. Energy Express is focused on promoting educational success by: Focusing on reading and related activities Serving two nutritious family-style meals each day Working with children in small groups Involving older youths and community members in children’s [...]



Public Safety Bans Pellet & Airsoft Guns on Campus

Glenville State College Public Safety issued a new ban on Monday, April 1 that is to take immediate effect. Due to a recent influx of responses to reports of guns on campus that turned out to be non-lethal guns–arisoft and pellet guns–campus security has moved to place a restriction on these items to prevent a serious or fatal accident as these guns can be mistaken for lethal weapons. Airsoft and pellet guns are no longer permitted on campus. This includes restricting the possession of these [...]



File Your Taxes for Free

File Your Taxes for Free

GSC’s Accounting 399 class is offering assistance to anyone who qualifies for the IRS Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) “Free File” program. The IRS-certified volunteers will be available on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3-5 p.m. in room 309B in the Heflin administration building through April 15. The program offers assistance to people making up to $58,000 annually and are filing basic returns. Both federal and state returns may be filed electronically free of charge. Please bring the following with you: This year’s tax package Wage [...]