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Glenville State College to Present Honorary Degrees to Bluegrass Pioneers
Officials at Glenville State College are planning a special recognition ceremony to honor several outstanding bluegrass music masters. On Friday, February 1 GSC will present honorary doctorates to Mac Wiseman, Bobby and Sonny Osborne, Buddy Griffin, Jesse McReynolds, and Jim McReynolds who will be recognized posthumously.
Bluegrass Student Nominated for IBMA Award
The International Bluegrass Music Association (IBMA) has nominated Glenville State College student Alan Tompkins as a contender for its Bluegrass Broadcaster of the Year award. Tompkins is enrolled in GSC’s new and one-of-a-kind online bluegrass music degree program.
Annual Bluegrass Concert Date Announced
The annual Glenville State College Bluegrass Concert will be held on Saturday, October 27 at 7:00 p.m. in the GSC Fine Arts Center Auditorium, which is located on GSC’s main campus at 200 High Street in Glenville, West Virginia.
GSC's Pioneer Stage in Downtown Glenville to hold Grand Opening
The Glenville State College Bluegrass Program has recently relocated to The Pioneer Stage at 10 East Main Street in downtown Glenville. The Pioneer Stage will serve as the Bluegrass Music Education Center for GSC and will be open to the public after the grand opening.
Glenville State to Offer Bluegrass Degree Online
Glenville State College recently announced plans to offer students the ability to complete a four-year degree in bluegrass music online, in addition to the existing in-person program.