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Calhoun & Etowah County students set to Explore.Overcome.Achieve in March

Monday, February 23rd, 2015

The Gadsden State Career Transitions program will two county-wide Career Fairs in March for high school juniors.  More than 1,000 stduents, from participating high schools in and around Etowah County, are expected to be in attendance at Wallace Hall Fine Arts Center on March 6.  More than 600 students, from participating high schools around the county, are expected to attend the first Calhoun County Career Fair on March 18 at the McClellan Center Auditorium. The program, which houses the college’s career coaches, has chosen as the fair’s theme: Explore.Overcome.Achieve.

 

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Gadsden State Employees Receive National Recognition for Excellence

Wednesday, February 18th, 2015

Gadsden State Community College is proud to announce its recipients of the annual National Institute of Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD) Excellence Awards. The 2015 honorees are Shirley Colvin, assistant dean of instruction/science division chair; Tim Hardy, air conditioning & refrigeration technology instructor; Dr. Sara Wheeler, mathematics instructor, and Jennifer Williams, transcript evaluator. Interim President Martha Lavender said, “Each of these individuals has exhibited excellent performance in their assigned duties and has provided outstanding service to students, our College and the communities we serve.”

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BHM Programs to Bring Laughter and Reflections

Wednesday, February 11th, 2015

Gadsden State aims to bring a mix of laughter and reflections when noted Alabamian and political figure Mayor William Bell;

Mayor William Bell

Mayor William Bell

and nationally known stand-up comedian/television host Joe Deuce come to town. Mayor Bell of Birmingham will be the keynote speaker for “A Journey Through Black History” on Tuesday, February 17 at 3 p.m. in the Valley Street Campus Student Center. He will share his

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Show Band Scholarships & VUB Recruitment in Cherokee County

Wednesday, February 11th, 2015

Gadsden State Show Band Scholarships Available

 

The Gadsden State Community Music Department announces Show Band Scholarships for Fall Semester 2015. Full- or half-tuition scholarships are available to Alabama residents and are awarded

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