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Constitution Week Celebration

Monday, September 8th, 2014

Gadsden State students, faculty, and staff will celebrate the observance of National Constitution Week September 14-20 with several activities focusing on the major ideals of the U.S. Constitution such as promoting the general welfare and ensuring domestic tranquility.

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Be the Next Miss Gadsden State

Friday, September 5th, 2014

 

Gadsden State female students interested in competing for the Miss Gadsden State Community College Pageant crown are encouraged to submit an application by Monday, September 22 at 4:00 p.m.  An orientation session for contestants will be held Tuesday, September 23 at 2:00 p.m. in the Wallace Hall Fine Arts Center, room 128. The Pageant is part of the Miss America Organization, the world’s largest competitive scholarship program for young women.  Participants in this preliminary must perform a 90-second talent and perform choreographed numbers during the pageant.  Contestants will also select a platform or cause for which they feel passionate about, and spend time supporting this cause. The judging categories include interview, on-stage question, talent, evening wear and lifestyle and fitness.  As Miss Gadsden State Community College 2015, the winner will fill an important role as a leader and receive a two-semester scholarship to Gadsden State.  Additional scholarship opportunities will be provided through participation at the Miss Alabama Pageant next June.

The Miss Gadsden State Pageant will be held Friday, November 7 at Wallace Hall in Gadsden.

Miss GSCC 2014 Victoria Cleveland

Miss GSCC 2014 Victoria Cleveland

Find out more information concerning the required criteria and the pageant event at http://www.gadsdenstate.edu/college-life/miss-gadsden-state.php or contact Dr. Judy Hill at 256-549-8329 or jhill@gadsdenstate.edu. Students or parents may also contact Kay Smith-Foster at 256-549-8224 or kaysmith@gadsdenstate.edu.

 

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New Student Registration for Free GED Classes

Friday, September 5th, 2014

Morning registration for free GED classes at Gadsden State Community College’s Ayers Campus will be held every 1st and 3rd Wednesday at 8:00 a.m. and evening registration will be held at 4:45 p.m. (no late arrivals). New students for the Ayers Campus may register by coming to the Cheaha Career Center, Room 126, in Anniston. GED classes meet Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday, from 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. or 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. Evening classes meet from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday. GED classes are free, and are open to all adults 17 or older who have not finished

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Education Briefs & PSAs

Friday, September 5th, 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

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