Archive for March, 2014

AMSTI Professional Development Workshops for Math & Science Teachers

Wednesday, March 26th, 2014

Gadsden State Community College will offer AMSTI “Aiming Higher” Summer Institute for Professional Development workshops for high school math and science teachers in June.

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Etowah County Career Fair & Explore Tech 2014

Wednesday, March 26th, 2014

Etowah County Career Fair April 11

Gadsden State will host an Etowah County Career Fair on April 11, from 8:00 a.m. to noon in Beck Field House on the Wallace Drive Campus. Juniors and seniors from area schools are invited, and over 1,000 students are expected to attend.  The event will provide an opportunity for the students to explore various careers of interest.

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HVAC Students Receive National Scholarship

Wednesday, March 19th, 2014

Two Gadsden State students were recently awarded national scholarships through the Air-Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI). Donald R. Kelley of Anniston and Khalil Williams of Gadsden each received $2,000 in scholarship funds to use toward pursuing their degrees in Air Conditioning and Refrigeration.

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Gadsden State Students Attend HBCU Conference

Thursday, March 13th, 2014

Four students in the Gadsden State Community College Practical Nursing Program have been chosen to attend a conference at the Lonnie E. Mitchell Behavioral Health Policy Academy in Atlanta.  Carissa Martin (Heflin), Samantha Blevins (Gadsden), Precious Jackson (Anniston), and Charlemaine Barger (Southside) will be joined by Carl Byers, Jr., Valley Street HBCU campus director, and Kassie Mathis, Title III director, for the educational conference dedicated to reduce the impact of substance abuse and mental illness on America’s communities.

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