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Summer Commencement Ceremony Aug. 7

Thursday, July 24th, 2014

The Summer Commencement Ceremony for Gadsden State Community College will be held Thursday, August 7 at 6:00 p.m. at the Wallace Hall Fine Arts Center in Gadsden.  Dr. Helen T. McAlpine will address the graduates during the ceremony.  Dr. McAlpine is currently serving as the interim president of Gadsden State.


Students Build Go-Kart in Summer Program

Tuesday, July 15th, 2014

Student’s participating in the summer continuing education program at the Ayers Campus of Gadsden State Community College are getting an opportunity to build a go-kart.  The goal of this program, which is being held at the Anniston High School Career Technology Center, is to learn teamwork while using multiple skills including math and critical thinking. Students will utilize


Gadsden State Announces Summer Hours

Monday, June 30th, 2014

Gadsden State Community College will observe summer operating hours again this year beginning Monday, May 12.  The adjusted schedule will help conserve energy consumption thus providing a cost saving advantage for the college and its employees.  The summer hours will be Monday through Thursday, 7:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. and the College will be closed on Fridays. The summer work schedule will continue through Friday, August 8.


NASA Selects Minority University Teams for 2014 Microgravity Research Flights

Thursday, June 26th, 2014

A team of Gadsden State students has been selected along with twelve other teams from various minority-serving institutions across the U.S. and Puerto Rico to test their science experiments in microgravity conditions.