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Faculty Members Recognized for EXCELLENCE in Teaching

Wednesday, August 20th, 2014

Four faculty members at Gadsden State Community College have been selected as recipients of the ninth annual Exceptional Achievement in Teaching Awards. These awards are one of the highest honors bestowed on a faculty member that recognizes outstanding teachers, both in and out of the classroom. The awards show the commitment of Gadsden State to excellence in teaching, the value


“Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” / Veterans Upward Bound

Wednesday, August 20th, 2014

“Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over”

The “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” Labor Day Mobilization will be in effect from now through September 1 throughout the state as a countermeasure to impaired driving and to help keep drivers safe on the roadways.  Law enforcement departments will be able to intensify traffic patrols with a focus on impaired driving due to Gadsden State Community College’s Community Traffic Safety


Pinning Ceremony Held for LPN Graduates

Tuesday, August 19th, 2014

The Gadsden State Division of Health Sciences recently held a pinning ceremony for the Licensed Practical Nursing Program summer graduates.  They are:

Albertville:  Kathryn Moses     Alexandria:  Katherine Benning, Sabine Owen     Anniston:     Brandy Clark    Attalla:   Melanie Bates, Brittany Epperson     Centre:  Lindsey Allen, Jennifer Bowlin, Casey Garmon Hightower, Melondy Kirby      Eastaboga:  Sandra Trull     Fort Payne:  Brandy Casey     Gadsden:  Robyn Ballard, Amy Blom, Kayleigh Brown, Gary Crowe, Kara Franklin, Kimberly Noble, Amanda Snellgrove     Glencoe:  Plymouth Copeland, Brooklyn Sitz, Faith Weber     Heflin:  Jessica Holcombe      Hokes Bluff:  Amanda Haney  Jacksonville:   Alesia Cypress     Ohatchee:  Tamera Burger     Oneonta:  Amy Olberding    Oxford:  Tammy Conner, Amy Lee, Katherine Tice     Piedmont:  Megan Christopher, Julia Llompart, Angel Miller, Miranda Stewart, Kayla Studdard    Ragland:  Olivia Delgado     Southside:   Loren Chandler, Samantha Smith      Spring Garden:  Ashley Payne   

Breman, Ga:   Katie Knost


Education Briefs & PSAs

Friday, August 15th, 2014

ACT Prep, Driver’s Ed & Other Courses Offered through Continuing Ed.

The Gadsden State Continuing Education Department will offer classes this fall with high school students in mind as well as lifelong learners. By taking advantage of the ACT Prep, high school juniors and seniors will have an opportunity to prepare before the final 2014 ACT Test date of December 13 and meet the mid-December scholarship deadlines for many 4-year