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George McSpadden: Making Music Ceremoniously

September 8th, 2014

When students march down the aisle at Gadsden State’s commencement ceremony they are most likely thinking of their own college traditions and are oblivious to the unique tradition that is an essential part of the ceremony.  George McSpadden has been playing Mendelssohn’s Priest’s March for as many years as there have been commencements at Gadsden State.  Beginning with the first

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Gadsden State Alumni Celebration

September 8th, 2014

The Gadsden State Alumni Association will host a celebration on Thursday, October 2 featuring the Shane Givens Band. The band is celebrating the release of their second CD and has been featured on Zuus TV as a “band on the rise.”  Their popular video Hillbilly Superman quickly became a sensation and is rising to the top of the country charts.

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Constitution Week Celebration

September 8th, 2014

Gadsden State students, faculty, and staff will celebrate the observance of National Constitution Week September 14-20 with several activities focusing on the major ideals of the U.S. Constitution such as promoting the general welfare and ensuring domestic tranquility.

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Be the Next Miss Gadsden State

September 5th, 2014

 

Gadsden State female students interested in competing for the Miss Gadsden State Community College Pageant crown are encouraged to submit an application by Monday, September 22 at 4:00 p.m.  An orientation session for contestants will be held Tuesday, September 23 at 2:00 p.m. in the Wallace Hall Fine Arts Center, room 128. The Pageant is part of the Miss America Organization, the world’s largest competitive scholarship program for young women.  Participants in this preliminary must perform a 90-second talent and perform choreographed numbers during the pageant.  Contestants will also select a platform or cause for which they feel passionate about, and spend time supporting this cause. The judging categories include interview, on-stage question, talent, evening wear and lifestyle and fitness.  As Miss Gadsden State Community College 2015, the winner will fill an important role as a leader and receive a two-semester scholarship to Gadsden State.  Additional scholarship opportunities will be provided through participation at the Miss Alabama Pageant next June.

The Miss Gadsden State Pageant will be held Friday, November 7 at Wallace Hall in Gadsden.

Miss GSCC 2014 Victoria Cleveland

Miss GSCC 2014 Victoria Cleveland

Find out more information concerning the required criteria and the pageant event at http://www.gadsdenstate.edu/college-life/miss-gadsden-state.php or contact Dr. Judy Hill at 256-549-8329 or jhill@gadsdenstate.edu. Students or parents may also contact Kay Smith-Foster at 256-549-8224 or kaysmith@gadsdenstate.edu.

 

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