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Celebrating GSCC

April 13th, 2015


Martha G. Lavender, PhD, Interim President

April is Community College Awareness Month – and it’s the right time to take a closer look at Gadsden State Community College (GSCC). If you haven’t been a student, a parent/relative of a student, or a visitor on one of our campuses, you may not be aware of the impact GSCC has made on our students, the workforce, or our local communities. We are truly a place where dreams come to life for aspiring students of all ages and career interests. With our open door admission policy, EVERY student is given an opportunity to pursue his/her dreams.

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Community College Month: Campus Spotlight

April 9th, 2015


For 90 years, career-technical instruction has taken place on the East Broad Campus of Gadsden State.  This oldest of the campuses, was founded in 1925 as the Alabama School of Trades and was the first state-operated trade school in the southern United States.  When it opened, instruction in four trades was offered—brick masonry, carpentry, electrical, and printing.  Students helped government

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An Evening of Fine Arts April 16

April 8th, 2015

The Gadsden State Fine Arts Department invites everyone to enjoy an evening filled with a variety of entertainment Thursday, April 16.  Music, vocal, and dance students will showcase their talents

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Changes in GSCC Testing Services

April 7th, 2015

COMPASS placement testing at Gadsden State Community College has experienced significant changes that will affect the delivery and administration of testing services.  All testing will now be done on a

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