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Gaston College Celebrates the music of composer Zenobia Powell Perry

Gaston College Celebrates the music of composer Zenobia Powell Perry

TO WATCH THE PERFORMANCE, CLICK HERE.  Dr. Jessica Lindsey and Judith Porter will perform ‘Sonatine for Clarinet and Piano’ by Zenobia Powell Perry on Monday, April 12, at 10:00 a.m. through a link on the Gaston College website. The pre-recorded performance is sponsored by the Gaston College Multicultural Affairs Committee. Zenobia Powell Perry (1908-2004) was […]

UN-EXAMINED, an art exhibit by Cecil Norris at Gaston College, April 9-June 24

UN-EXAMINED, an art exhibit by Cecil Norris at Gaston College Cecil J. Norris is an innovative artist whose preferred artistic mediums are painting, drawing, and printmaking. Using his remarkable talent, he challenges the visual standards and collective conscious of imagery in art. His new art exhibition, UN-EXAMINED, will be on display at the Gaston College […]

Brain Awareness Week

The Gaston College Psychology Club and Psi Beta would like to invite you to a series of events during “Brain Awareness Week”. They are all virtual presentation about the brain. These events will focus on the theme of “Get to know your brain.” All events are free and open to public.    WHAT DO SYMPTOMS […]

Gaston College celebrates Women’s History Month with a musical performance of composer Ruth Schonthal’s ‘Love Letters’

Dr. Jessica Lindsey and Dr. Mira Frisch will perform “Love Letters: for clarinet and cello” by Ruth Schonthal on Monday, March 15 at 10 a.m. The pre-recorded performance is sponsored by the Gaston College Multicultural Affairs Committee in celebration of Women’s History Month. Composer Ruth Schonthal (1924 -2006) was born in Germany, to Viennese parents. […]

Gaston College loans Electronic Computing Devices to help students succeed

Gaston College loans Electronic Computing Devices to help students succeed Gaston College is committed to helping its students succeed despite the current restrictions imposed by COVID 19. From instituting “GC Safe” recommendations to keep the College community safe and well, to adapting classes for remote learning when possible, Gaston College has been taking proactive measures […]

Dr. Janaka Lewis gives presentation on Black women writers

Gaston College Multicultural Affairs Committee sponsors Dr. Janaka Lewis’ presentation on Black women writers Janaka Bowman Lewis, Ph.D., will discuss “Gender and Genius in Black Women’s Writing” in a February 24 virtual presentation sponsored by the Gaston College Multicultural Affairs Committee. The presentation focuses on some Black women writers whose works are relevant and includes […]

TRiO/Student Support Services Grant awarded to Gaston College

Gaston College congratulates TRiO/Student Support Service for being re-funded for the next five years through a grant received from the U.S. Department of Education. The grant is for a five-year period beginning on September 1, 2020, and ending on August 31, 2025. This is the third such grant awarded to Gaston College. The purpose of the […]

Gaston College recognizes staffers for 25 years of service

Three Gaston College employees were recognized for 25 years of service at the College’s annual Employee Appreciation and Recognition Celebration in February. Each of them received a certificate and a $150 gift card. Those recognized were Donna English, Gail Hoyle, and Ed Stroup. Donna English is the Chair of the Industrial Systems Technology program. Prior […]

Gaston College starts fall semester, first full week of classes

The first full week of fall classes started for Gaston College students with many taking online or hybrid classes. Smaller numbers of students are taking face-to-face classes at the Dallas, Lincolnton, and Belmont campuses. Last Thursday morning, as employees and students arrived on campus, they were directed to specific building entrances, where face mask and […]

Calvin Shaw is Gaston College’s Instructor of the Year

Calvin Shaw, Chair of the Criminal Justice and Paralegal Technology programs at Gaston College, was named the 2020 Instructor of the Year. The announcement was made at the College’s Employee Appreciation Ceremony in February. Shaw won the Faculty Excellence Award for Divisional Instructor of the Year, representing the Business and Information Technology division. Other Faculty […]