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Give a Pint and Save a life !

Give a Pint and Save a life !

S.S.S. and Student Life will be hosting a blood drive on Thursday February, 5 at 12 noon-4:30 pm. Donating only takes 15 minutes and could possibly save a life. To donate you have to be in good general health, be at least 17 years of age, and weigh 110 pounds. If you want but still have questions like, what happens to the blood after being donated? Well here goes your answer, Donated blood goes through 5 phases.   Phase 1 is the donation of blood:    Donors [...]



Chi Beta Phi Announces Valentine’s Day Rose Sale

Chi Beta Phi Announces Valentine’s Day Rose Sale

  Glenville State’s chapter of  Chi Beta Phi, a national math and science honorary society, will be holding a Valentine’s Day flower sale. These prices are as follows: $3.00- one rose $18.00- half dozen roses, including tissue paper and ribbon $30.00- one dozen roses, including tissue paper and ribbon Orders are being taken from now until Wednesday, February 4 or until the supply of roses runs out. The roses can be picked up in the Science Hall main office from the secretary on Thursday, February 12 from 12 noon-4 [...]



Glenville State College Vs. Faimont State University

Glenville State College Vs. Faimont State University

Monday February  2, Glenville State College both Men And Women’s had  unfortunately lost to Fairmont Sate University Falcons. The Men’s team had double figures but fell short 79-72. The women’s team had a promising future Keyanna Tate scoring 20 points and pulled down 11 rebounds  but ultimately ended up losing the game to Fairmont  92-83. During the first half of the game the Men’s Basketball team  scored 4-13 , 3- pt. shots. The men also scored 8-10 F throws. At the end of the first half  the score was 38 . [...]



New Project on the Block

New Project on the Block

Even though were a couple of months shy from earth day Glenville State College has already gotten an head start on going eco – friendly for and in a very big way. Glenville State College has recently partnered up with Energy Systems Group (ESG). The leading energy group to implement comprehensive energy efficiency and building improvements that reduce energy costs, improve buildings that reduce energy cost, upgrade building systems and technologies, and more importantly enrich the environment. The improvements are said to anticipate more than [...]



GSC Fitness Center Announces Spring 2015 Classes

GSC Fitness Center Announces Spring 2015 Classes

  With the New Year comes many New Year’s resolutions. Many of these are to get in shape, do more exercise and just generally get healthy. Although by this time many New Year’s resolutions have been broken, The Phoenix has complied this list of free activities offered at the fitness center right on GSC’s campus in the basement of the Mollhan Campus Community Center. All of these activities are free to students in their tuition bill. Below are also descriptions of what goes on in [...]



I see England, I see Italy

I see England, I see Italy

  The Study Abroad Program at Glenville State College is geared toward letting students not only  travel the world but to be informed of , understand , and appreciate other cultures. The program has taken previous trips to Canada and Italy. The program will soon be traveling to Costa Rica and China in the summer. Students and faculty who have went to previous destinations have not just seen beautiful scenery but have  interacted with other educational intuitions as well as other groups. If a student wishes [...]



GSC Victorious versus Concord

GSC Victorious versus Concord

Glenville State’s basketball teams were victorious in their recent on the road competition versus the Mountain Lions of Concord University with the men’s team winning 89 – 82, and the women’s team triumphant with a blowout score of 92 – 67. In the first half the game was a nervous affair with the teams exchanging the lead between them, ending in a halftime score of 40 all. After another tight half, the Pioneers were up with an 11 point lead with the score held at [...]



GSC Students Present at National Writng Conference

GSC Students Present at National Writng Conference

Glenville State College students and professors recently presented their work at the International Writing Centers Association (IWCA) and the National Council of Peer Tutors of Writing (NCPTW) during a joint three-day conference held at Walt Disney World’s Coronado Springs Resort in Florida. Assistant Professors of English Dr. Marjorie Stewart and Dr. Melody Wise along with students Larissa DeLuca and Annetta Snyder, both of whom are English education majors, presented a 75-minute session titled ‘The Grass Roots Writers’ Center: How Does Our Garden Grow?’.  Their presentation [...]



Cultural Diversity

Cultural Diversity

Cultural Diversity has been going on for several semesters here at Glenville State College. As we are in a rural area many students have not had a lot of exposure to other cultures and these events hope to solve that problem.  Glenville State is going to do at least two cultural events each month to help educate the students on the different cultures and diversities of the world.  One of the activities is taking place today. (Jan. 22) This is a Martin Luther King Jr. [...]



A Generational Talent

A Generational Talent

Emilio Fernández Alvarez , Honnie Amor Wagner , and Art Zoller Wagner works  have inspired the up and coming art show, “ Three Generations of Asturian – American Painters”.  Opening Reception for the art show will be held on January 26 from 5 – 7 pm at the Fine Arts Center Gallery. Their realist painting is a family tradition that goes back at least a century and a half and four or five generations. According to one family story, Emilio helped his uncle or grandfather [...]