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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 [...]



Runway on the hill

Runway on the hill

Do you have an inner Naomi Campbell or Kate Upton that is dying to come out?  Is the way you dress an expression of your creativity? Or do you simply want to show off how fierce you are?  The Glenville Diversity Fashion Show is the place to strut your stuff. From Goth to Bohemian Chic all styles are appreciated and welcome. The fashion show is to be announced but the last casting call for the show is Thursday 22 6:30pm – 9:00 pm third floor [...]



GSC Will Hold First December Commencement

GSC Will Hold First December Commencement

Glenville State College will conduct its first full winter commencement ceremony at 10 a.m. on Saturday, December 13 in GSC’s Fine Arts Center Auditorium.  In the past, students who completed their degree requirements at the end of the fall term were honored at a recognition ceremony in December and were then encouraged to return to GSC the following May to participate in the formal commencement. The December ceremony makes participation much easier for students who, in many cases would have difficulty attending a spring event [...]



Finals Schedule

Final Examinations will begin on Monday, December 8 and will continue through Thursday, December11 as outlined 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 concerned should see the Department Chairperson and the Provost about special [...]



Men’s Basketball falls against Winston Salem State

The men’s basketball team fell to Winston Salem State on the road in a non-conference game by nine points with a final score of 84-75. In the first half of action, both teams would battle it out going up and down the court trying to get an early lead. Unfortunately, Winston Salem State took a seven point lead over the Pioneers at the 14:32 minute mark as the Rams took the lead, 13-6. But the Pioneers took a 7 point run during the next couple of minutes [...]



Take a Study Break at These Campus Activities

Next week is finals week here at Glenville State College. During that time students will be taking their final exams and hoping to make a good grade on all of them. Since students may want some stress relief and a break from studying during that time, The Phoenix has compiled a list of activities going on during that week to help the students take a break from their finals. Friday December 5 From 8-10 p.m. there will be a finals movie in the MCCC Multipurpose [...]