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10/18/2019

Gadsden State seeks volunteers for Clean Home Alabama Initiative

Gadsden State Community College is partnering with residents and organizations in the communities it serves for the Clean Home Alabama Initiative.

10/14/2019

Gadsden State Alumni Association, Walnut Gallery host first art exhibition

The Gadsden State Alumni Association and the Walnut Gallery recently held its inaugural Juried Alumni Art Exhibition showcasing local artists.

10/04/2019

Gadsden State offers ACT test preparation course

Gadsden State Community College’s Continuing Education Division is offering an ACT Prep course ahead of the next testing date.

09/26/2019

Gadsden State to host Mental Health Conference

Gadsden State’s Continuing Education Department and Division of Health Sciences is partnering with Gadsden Regional Medical Center and Alabama Area Health Education Centers to sponsor a Mental Health Conference.

09/26/2019

Education Briefs

There are a variety of events and student opportunities coming up next month at Gadsden State.

09/25/2019

Dean of Technical Education and Workforce Development retires after more than three decades

Since 1975, Gadsden State Community College has been a mainstay in Tim Green’s life – first as a student and then as an instructor, division chairman and dean.

09/16/2019

Centre native receives Gadsden State scholarship from women’s group

Megan Martin feels it was divine intervention when she became the recipient of the annual Women’s Club of Weiss Lake Scholarship to Gadsden State Community College.

09/13/2019

Gadsden State’s Public Relations and Marketing Department earns state awards

The Public Relations and Marketing Department earned six awards for exemplary work at the Alabama Community College System Public Relations Association Conference.

08/26/2019

Gadsden State Cardinals team, tennis players receive ITA academic honors

The Intercollegiate Tennis Association has recognized the Gadsden State Community College Cardinal Tennis Team as one of eight men’s All-Academic Teams in the National Junior College Athletic Association. 

08/20/2019

Gadsden State moves programs to Ayers Campus

Gadsden State Community College President Dr. Martha Lavender announced that all programs located at the College’s McClellan Center are in the process of moving to the Cheaha Center located on the Ayers Campus.

08/16/2019

Gadsden State Alumni are seeking submissions for an inaugural art exhibition

The Gadsden State Community College Alumni Advisory Board and Walnut Gallery announce a call for entries for the first Juried Alumni Art Exhibition.

08/08/2019

Gadsden State signs its first class of FAME students

Gadsden State signs its first class of FAME students

08/01/2019

August Education Briefs

August Education Briefs

07/30/2019

Gadsden State Student Wins Gold Medal at National SkillsUSA Competition

“I had the time of my life.”

07/22/2019

Gadsden State graduate earns citizenship and continues life’s new chapter

Retirees embark on a second career after 20-plus years of working.

07/17/2019

Cardinal athletes, teams honored by NJCAA

Recognizing 12 Gadsden State student-athletes and two athletic teams for their academic achievement.

07/11/2019

Gadsden State’s Ayers Campus hosts Girls Rock Robotics Camp

Girls-only robotics camp July 10-11 at the Ayers Campus

07/01/2019

Gadsden State to host Cardinal Commit for incoming freshmen

Cardinal Commit, a summer orientation for new students.

06/27/2019

Gadsden State to implement new registration system for fall semester registration

We are among the first to have access to a new, effective and easy-to-use registration system

06/26/2019

Gadsden State awards scholarships to ACE Institute students

Recent high school students who were dual enrolled were honored

06/26/2019

July Education Briefs

July Education Briefs

06/21/2019

Summer photography courses at Gadsden State

Summer photography courses at Gadsden State

06/06/2019

Health Sciences Division holds spring pinning ceremonies

Health Sciences Division holds spring pinning ceremonies

05/31/2019

June Education Briefs

Services for cancer survivors, Swoop Sprint, student art exhibit, free college prep, Drive Safe, youth basketball camp, summer volleyball camp.

05/16/2019

Gadsden State Announces New Fall Registration Dates

Registration for Fall 2019 courses has been changed.

05/16/2019

Gadsden State Names Bryan Phillips the New Lady Cardinals Head Coach

The basketball team will now be coached by Bryan Phillips.

05/15/2019

Jump Start

Gadsden State offers free college prep classes in math and English.

05/14/2019

Gadsden State to host camp for high school students

Empowerment Camp 2019

05/14/2019

McFry hired as dean of Financial and Administrative Services

Kevin McFry is the new dean of Financial and Administrative Services

05/13/2019

Gadsden State technical students honored by national society

The National Technical Honor Society at Gadsden State Community College has added 37 new members.

05/13/2019

Students Inducted into College Honor Society

The Rho Rho Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa at Gadsden State Community College recently held its 2019 induction ceremony.

05/09/2019

Gadsden State director receives award to attend seminar in Pakistan

“I am grateful to the CAORC for selecting me for the upcoming Faculty Development Seminar,” she said.

05/06/2019

Cardinal summer athletic camps

The Gadsden State Cardinals Athletic Department will host summer basketball and volleyball camps beginning in June.

05/06/2019

Gadsden State graduate commits fulltime to mission work in Japan

Levi Thompson was a student at Sand Rock High School when he decided he wanted to work in Japan.

05/03/2019

Gadsden State students medal at state SkillsUSA competition

Students earned 10 gold medals, six silver medals and two bronze medals during the recent Alabama SkillsUSA Leadership Conference, Career Expo and State Championship in Birmingham.

05/03/2019

Gadsden State selects Students of Distinction and Rising Scholars

Students of Distinction and Rising Scholars at Gadsden State

05/02/2019

May Education Briefs

Schedule of Events for May 2nd

04/26/2019

Gadsden State commencement ceremony planned for May 9

The Spring Commencement for Gadsden State Community College will be at 6 p.m. May 9 in the Gadsden State Cherokee Arena.

04/24/2019

Gadsden State students named to All-Alabama Academic Team

Two Gadsden State Community College students were recently named to the All-Alabama Academic Team

04/17/2019

Cardinal Foundation to host Swoop Sprint 5k

The Cardinal Foundation is hosting Swoop Sprint at 9 a.m. June 8 on the Wallace Drive Campus.

04/16/2019

Gadsden State hosts ribbon cutting for Wallace Hall and the annual Evening of Fine Arts

Gadsden State Community College invites the public to the ribbon cutting for the renovations of Wallace Hall Fine Arts Center as well as the annual Evening of Fine Arts on Tuesday, April 16.

04/10/2019

Gadsden State hosts informational session about new technical program

Gadsden State Community College is hosting an informational session about its new program known as Alabama Federation for Advanced Manufacturing Education or Alabama FAME.

04/10/2019

Gadsden State awarded a grant for over $435K from National Science Foundation

Gadsden State Community College has secured a $435,169 grant from the National Science Foundation.

04/09/2019

Gadsden State students could be eligible for year-round Pell grant

Pell grants will continue to be available.

04/02/2019

April Education Briefs

Education Briefs for the Month of April

04/01/2019

Alumni Student Chapter Meeting April 8

Alumni Student Chapter Meeting April 8

04/01/2019

Women’s Club of Weiss Lake scholarship opportunity

The Women’s Club of Weiss Lake is offering a $1,000 scholarship

03/26/2019

Gadsden State to celebrate Community College Month in April

Gadsden State Community College is joining with community colleges across the state and nation to celebrate National Community College Month in April.

03/19/2019

Cardinal athletes receive ACCC honors

Student-athletes Morgan Frazier and Xavier Malcolm were recently honored

03/19/2019

Nominations sought for Everyday Hero Awards

Nominations sought for Everyday Hero Awards

03/08/2019

Gadsden State Priority Registration for Summer begins March 15

riority Online Registration at Gadsden State Community College for the 2019 summer terms begins at 8 a.m. March 15.

03/01/2019

Gadsden State to host Graduation Fair 2019

Gadsden State to host Graduation Fair 2019

03/01/2019

March Education Briefs from Gadsden State

highlights for March

02/28/2019

Tunisian scholars attend Gadsden State

Traveling and studying abroad has provided unique cultural experiences and educational opportunities for a number of international students enrolled at Gadsden State Community College.

02/28/2019

Changes abound for Gadsden State’s annual International Festival

After hosting the event off-campus for several years, the 2019 International Festival is returning to the Wallace Drive Campus.

02/28/2019

Local artist opens exhibit at Gadsden State’s Ayers Campus

Gadsden State Community College’s Fine Arts Department presents its spring art exhibition “A Celebration of Nature” by self-taught artist and musician Tom Dameron.

02/21/2019

Mother earns her GED a decade after dropping out of high school

Mother earns her GED a decade after dropping out of high school

02/21/2019

Deadline set for Gadsden State Alumni Association Scholarship applications

Deadline set for March 22

02/20/2019

Dean retires after serving Gadsden State for over 40 years

Surrounded by family, friends and co-workers, Dr. Jim Prucnal celebrates his retirement with almost 41 years of service at Gadsden State Community College.

02/20/2019

Applications being accepted for new scholarship set up by local family

The Gadsden State Community College Cardinal Foundation is offering $1,500 scholarships to three first-year or currently-enrolled Gadsden State students pursuing a certificate or degree pertaining to construction trades.

02/14/2019

Gadsden State Community College to host Preview Days

Prospective students of all ages are invited to attend the upcoming Preview Days at Gadsden State Community College.

02/07/2019

Gadsden State’s Cardinal Foundation scholarships available

The Cardinal Foundation is accepting applications for several scholarships.

02/06/2019

Gadsden State hosts student success workshops

Gadsden State Community College is hosting free workshops focusing on mental health and student success.

02/01/2019

Alabama Power Foundation awards Good Roots Grant to Gadsden State

Alabama Power Foundation has donated $1,000 to Gadsden State Community College

01/31/2019

February EDUCATION BRIEFS

February Education Briefs

01/31/2019

Gadsden State Alumni Association presents annual awards honoring faculty, staff and alumni

Instructors were recognized with awards.

01/28/2019

All Campuses closed on Tuesday, January 29th, 2019.

Due to inclement weather, all campuses of Gadsden State Community College will be closed on Tuesday, January 29th, 2019.

01/18/2019

Congratulations: Students named to Fall 2018 honors list

Fall Semester 2018 Honors List

01/18/2019

Congratulations: 2018 Gadsden State graduates

Gadsden State Community College recently released the names of the 2018 graduating class.