Archive for December, 2013

January Education Briefs

Thursday, December 19th, 2013

McClellan Bookworms for Spring 2014

The Spring Semester 2014 reading list for the McClellan Bookworms will include books by various authors with a variety of interest for avid readers. The Bookworms will meet Friday, January 31 to discuss Longbourn by Jo Baker, an irresistibly imagined belowstairs answer to Pride and Prejudice where the servants take center stage. Baker’s book is filled with much

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GADSDEN STATE’S WEIGHTLESS STUDENTS RETURN TO EARTH

Thursday, December 19th, 2013

Seven students from Gadsden State Community College have returned after testing their NASA research mentored experiments aboard NASA’s reduced gravity aircraft. The students are busy evaluating their data after experiencing weightlessness at NASA Johnson Space Center’s Ellington Field in Houston.

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Faculty, Staff and Students Help to Brighten the Holiday Season

Thursday, December 19th, 2013

Faculty, staff, and students have worked to brighten the holiday season for many in the community through various charitable efforts.  The Christmas Charity Showcase, which is held every November in conjunction with the Miss Gadsden State Community College Pageant, was the biggest fundraiser coordinated by the College.  More than $5,000 was raised during the nineteenth annual event and silent auction with all proceeds being donated to the Salvation Army.  Since the program began in 1994, more than $72,500 has been donated to charitable organizations.

 

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HOLIDAY MOVIE SPECTACULAR AT WALLACE HALL DEC. 23

Wednesday, December 11th, 2013

The Gadsden Public Library and Gadsden State Community College will present the 9th Annual Holiday Movie Spectacular at Wallace Hall Fine Arts Center Monday, December 23. More than 800 votes were cast by students, faculty, staff, and community members to decide which three movies would be included this year. The three winning movies will be shown at the following times:

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