16 October, 2017
Alumni and supporters of Gadsden State Community College are encouraged to join the alumni association.
The Gadsden State Alumni Association is a corporation established to advance, support and promote the interests of the College, its students, alumni and association members. In 2017, the alumni association awarded three $1,500 scholarships and Outstanding Faculty Awards as well as awards for Outstanding Alumni and Distinguished Service.
There are three membership levels for the alumni association:
- Associate: Gadsden State faculty and staff, spouses of graduates and friends of the College
- Corporate: Business and industry within the College service area
- Graduate: Individuals who have graduated from certificate or degree programs at Gadsden State
- Regular: Current and former, full-time or part-time Gadsden State students
Gadsden State students graduating with a certificate or degree receive a one-year complimentary membership. The annual membership is $20 a year or lifetime memberships are available for $300 (installment plans are available).
Membership dues for the student chapter of the Gadsden State Alumni Association is $10 per year.
Benefits to joining the alumni association include a discount at the Gadsden State bookstore, a copy of The Chamber of Gadsden/Etowah Current annual magazine, the use of library resources and attendance at home athletic events at no cost.
The association will host an Alumni Meet and Greet starting at 6 p.m. on Nov. 21 at Blackstone Pub and Eatery. This is a great opportunity to meet other members from the alumni association. Matt Leder, director of the Gadsden State Show Band will be performing jazz with alumni and students. Each person is responsible for their tab.
To join the alumni association, visit www.gadsdentimes.edu/college-life/alumni.php. Click on the membership application, print it and complete it. Send the application and payment to Gadsden State Alumni Association, ATTN: Haley Brown, P.O. Box 227, Gadsden, AL 35902.
Questions? Call Brandy Hyatt at 256-549-8247.