Archive for August, 2010

ALABAMA EDUCATION LEADS TO GLOBAL CAREER

Tuesday, August 31st, 2010
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Ahmed poses in front of Schlumberger plant

Ahmed Elbarbary, a former Egyptian exchange student at Gadsden State Community College, is enjoying a successful career at Schlumberger thanks to his college education.   (more…)

GADSDEN STATE HOLDS PINNING CEREMONIES FOR PROGRAM GRADUATES

Monday, August 30th, 2010
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Graduates during lamplighting ceremony

The Gadsden State Community College Division of Health Sciences recently held pinning ceremonies for several programs.  The Summer Semester 2010 program graduates are: 

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MCCLELLAN BOOKWORMS

Monday, August 30th, 2010

The McClellan Bookworms will meet Friday, September 24, at 10:00 a.m. at the McClellan Center in Anniston to discuss the book of the month, The Help by Kathryn Stockett. For more information contact Melinda Harvey, Gadsden State Community College librarian at 256-549-9352 or 8548.

Gadsden State Ranks Among Top 50 in the Nation

Monday, August 30th, 2010

Gadsden State Community College was named one of the top 50 colleges for associate degree producers in two separate categories by Community College Week (CCW), a national bi-weekly magazine for and about two-year colleges.  The College ranked 12th in the nation in precision production and 48th in sales, merchandising and related marketing operations this past year. The ranking is based upon the number of degrees that each college awards in each field, and includes only the top 50 colleges in the nation for each field.

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