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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 [...]



New FAFSA Completion Workshop

New FAFSA Completion Workshop

Are you still struggling with your FAFSA application form? Would you like help navigating through the maze of other financial aid forms –prior to deadline? Good news! Financial Aid is holding another FAFSA completion workshop. The event will be held in the Robert Kidd Library from 4-6 p.m. on Thursday, March 27. There will be door prizes. While not the only financial aid form, the FAFSA is arguably the most important. The Free Application for Federal Aid (FAFSA) must be submitted in order to be [...]



SGA Election Results

Thanks to student participation in the recent Student Government Association Election a new executive cabinet has been elected for the 2014-15 term. The election results are as follows: President — Allison Taylor Vice President — Joseph Neal Parliamentarian — Jacob Yocum Secretary — Ashley Bush   SGA Advisors for the 2014-15 term are as follows (not elected): Heather Allman, David Bailey, Bob Henry Baber and Dwight Heaster.



Is grad school in your future?

Is grad school in your future?

If you are exploring graduate or business school as your next step after graduation, you may have seen a reference to the Graduate Record Exam or GRE. But do you know what it is, why it is necessary, or how to begin the testing process? Although we have tried to cover all the bases with the information included below, we have also included links at the end of the article to assist you with further research. The Graduate Record Exam (GRE) is a four-hour computerized [...]



Approaching Graduation: Cap & Gown Orders

The Glenville State College Bookstore announced this past Monday that they are taking orders for cap and gowns. Seniors graduating in May are encouraged to stop by the Bookstore as soon as possible to order their outfit for the commencement ceremony. The graduation outfit includes the cap, gown, and tassel for $45.00 (note, that one may purchase these items separately). Graduating seniors can also buy announcements to send to family and friends. Announcements can be sold individually for $1.75 each or in a ten pack [...]