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GSC Will Host Toughman Contest

GSC Will Host Toughman Contest

On April 17 and 18, Glenville State College and Jerry Thomas’ Sports Promotions will host the Toughman Contest. This is an event that goes around the state in different locations and this year is being held for the first time in Central WV, at Glenville State College’s brand new Waco Center at 7:30 p.m. both evenings. There are several fighters singed up and they are looking for more fighters and ring girls as well. It is a single elimination boxing tournament that is open to [...]



GSC Ladies Softball Drop Two to WV State

GSC Ladies Softball Drop Two to WV State

The Lady Pioneer softball team dropped a double header at home on Sunday afternoon to MEC foe West Virginia State University Yellow Jackets.  In the first game the Yellow Jackets would take a 1-0 lead in the top of the second inning, but the Lady Pioneers would later then tie the game up at 1-1 heading into the sixth inning.  West Virginia State would add another run in the top of the seventh as they took a 2-1 lead.  Glenville State would have one last [...]



GSC Will Hold Career Fair

GSC Will Hold Career Fair

On March 24 Glenville State College will hold a career fair. This will take place in the MCCC ballroom from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. This annual event draws exhibitors from many places employers and graduate schools in West Virginia and the surrounding states. This is a perfect opportunity for all students whether they are close to graduating or not to get a chance to connect with potential employers in their field of study or connect with a graduate school as well. Currently as of [...]



Springtime in West Virginia

Springtime in West Virginia

Springtime in West Virginia Even though spring has officially arrived, it seems as though it is taking its sweet time bringing in the warmer temperatures. Lately, if it is not raining, the sun has been shining albeit with some very bone chilling winds, but rest assured, the warm days will soon arrive. With this return of spring weather, I would like to encourage us all to escape from the florescent lit class and dormitory rooms, and see the kind of outdoor adventures available in the [...]



Who will be the next President?

Tired of the current Student Government Association. Feel like their not getting anything accomplished. Have the “in what the new and out with the old” attitude. Well here’s your chance to pick a whole new student government pioneers. Here’s a chance to have your voice heard. Change the campus and your college experience for the better. The following 19 positions will be selected for the general election: •         President •         Vice President •         Secretary •         Treasurer •         Parliamentarian •         Public Relations •         Senior Class Representative •         Junior Class [...]



Operation: Sellout

On February 28, 2015, the Glenville State Pioneers will be hosting their conference rival WV Wesleyan Bobcats at the Waco Center with tip off scheduled for 4 pm. But prior to the game, the college has a busy day of events lined up. First up is a GSC alumni basketball game, where all former men and women basketball players, cheerleaders, coaches, managers, and fans are invited to attend to play or just reconnect with former class mates. Check in time is 9:30, warm ups are [...]



Bring out your inner bat at Bowden Cave

Want to do something fun and exciting this weekend? Well the GSC High Adventure Program has just the thing for you. On this Sunday, March 1, the High Adventure Program will be taking a trip to the Bowden Cave near Elkins to go and explore the caves underground. Dave Bernier, head of the High Adventure Program says that he will provide all the gear you need and that you need to bring nothing but of course dress for the weather. He says that the cave [...]



Antigone : The Greek Tragedy

Antigone : The Greek Tragedy

Wanting to go to the theatre? Well you’re in luck, Glenville State College’s theater group will be putting on a production of Antigone on Thursday, February 26, Friday, February 27, and Saturday, February 28 in the Heflin Administration Building Presidents’ Auditorium at 7 p.m. General admission is $3 and the show is free for GSC students with a valid ID. The theater group will be doing an adaptation of Antigone done by French playwright Jean Anouilh which was created in 1944, and was translated into [...]



Beat The Wintertime Blues

Back and forth you tread, wearing a deep path across the carpet while looking down at your only window to the outside world held in the palm of your hand. Due to the constant confinement caused by inclement weather, the smart phone and internet have, for many, been the only way to socialize or entertain themselves while stuck on campus. With the new addition of the Waco center, in conjunction with existing facilities, GSC has a lot to offer the student in the way of [...]



GSC Graduate Returning to Give Guest Lecture

GSC Graduate Returning to Give Guest Lecture

Ken Kuhl, Vice President of Event Development at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas and a 1982 Glenville State College graduate, is returning to his alma mater on Tuesday, February 24 to deliver a presentation about his background, education, and work experience. The 50-minute presentation will begin at 12:30 p.m. in GSC’s Fine Arts Center Auditorium. Kuhl, who oversees all event operations for major tenants of the center (the Dallas Mavericks professional basketball team and the Dallas Stars professional ice hockey team) also handles [...]