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SUMMER 2018 PRESIDENT'S AND DEAN'S LISTS ANNOUNCED

summer 2018 president and deans list
Gulf Coast State College President, Dr. John Holdnak, has announced the students named to the President's and Dean's Honor Lists for the Summer 2018 semester. View the list...

 


HURRICANE FLORENCE RELIEF EFFORTS

Hurricane Florence Relief
GCSC and WMBB News 13 are teaming up to provide aid in the cleanup efforts for the aftermath of Hurricane Florence. Read more to find out how to donate...

 


CYBERSECURITY PROGRAM RECEIVES AWARD

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GCSC’s Cybersecurity program recently won the Local Partnerships award from the National Cyberwatch center for the event “Guiding Girl Scouts Through a Computer Science Journey.” Read more about the event…

 


VPA PRESENTS "THE WOLVES"

THE WOLVES
GCSC’s VPA presents “The Wolves,” a 2017 Pulitzer Prize Finalist September 28-October 7. General admission tickets are $20, $10 for high school students, seniors and military and free for GCSC & FSU PC students, faculty and staff with valid ID. Learn more about the play…

 


"FACULTY & FRIENDS MUSIC RECITAL"

FACULTY & FRIENDS

GCSC’s Visual & Performing Arts is excited to present “Faculty & Friends Music Recital” on Thursday, September 20. The community is invited to enjoy an evening of music performed by current and former GCSC faculty, ranging from Shubert to show tunes. Read more about the recital…

 


"MADE IN GREECE VII" ART EXHIBIT

made in greece

GCSC's VPA presents "Made in Greece VI," an art exhibit produced by students and faculty of the Athens/Skopelos Study Abroad Program. Read more about the exhibit...

 


EPI COMMUNITY FORUM

EPI FORUM

If you have a four-year degree and are interested in teaching, GCSC’s Educator Preparation Institute is your route to a professional K-12 teaching certificate! Join us for a community forum to learn more Tuesday, September 11, 2018 at 5:30 PM. Read more about the EPI forum…

 


COLLEGE NIGHT 2018

college night

Thinking about starting your college career, coming back to college or transferring to a university? Come to GCSC's College Night on Thursday, Sept. 13, from 6-8 PM. Representatives from 50 colleges and universities will be on hand to provide information about  degrees, programs, student life, athletics, careers, scholarships and financial aid. Learn more about College Night...

 


FITNESS CLASSES FALL 2018

fall fitness 2018

GCSC is offering yoga, Zumba, kickboxing and circuit training classes to the community during the Fall 2018 semester. Read more about the classes...

 


SUPER SATURDAY

super saturday
Gulf Coast State College is hosting “Super Saturday” on August 4 at the Advanced Technology Center on the Panama City Campus. It’s an all-encompassing event for prospective students who are interested in enrolling for the Fall 2018 semester and for current students who need to register for classes. The $20 application fee will be waived at this eventRead more about Super Saturday…

 


ATHLETIC DIRECTOR CHANGES

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With the fall 2018 sports schedule getting closer, GCSC is making the dual announcement of the appointment of Mike Kandler as the new Athletic Director and Roonie Scovel will take over as Associate Athletic Director. Read more about the Athletic Director changes…

 


SPRING 2018 PRESIDENT'S AND DEAN'S LISTS ANNOUNCED

president's and dean's list spring 2018

Gulf Coast State College President, Dr. John Holdnak, has announced the students named to the President's and Dean's Honor Lists for the Spring 2018 semester. View the list...


GCSC RANKED 4TH BEST ANIMATION DEGREE IN COUNTRY

BEST ANIMATION DEGREE BADGE

GCSC was ranked 4th best animation degree in the country by Schools.com. Read more about the ranking…

 


AN EVENING OF MAGIC WITH MATTHEW HOLTZCLAW

HOLTZCLAW

Join us for “An Evening of Magic with Matthew Holtzclaw.” It’s an exclusive opportunity to see one of NYC’s most in-demand entertainers! Read more about the show…

 


2018 Summer Youth Programs

youth programs 2018

There are still spaces open for the summer youth programs! Check out the wide variety available for students 6-17 years of age such as computer coding, engineering/digital manufacturing, unmanned vehicle systems and public safety/emergency management. Read more about the programs…

 


2018 PROPOSED LAB FEE CHANGES

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In accordance with the Educational Access and Affordability bill (HB 7019, Ch 2016-36, Laws of Florida), GCSC is notifying the community of changes in institutional student fees. View the fee changes...

 


GCSC HOSTS 5TH ANNUAL RIDE TO REMEMBER

RIDE TO REMEMBER 2018

GCSC and L.E. Tommy Thomas American Legion Post 375 are teaming up on Armed Forces Day to honor active duty, military and veterans. Read more about the Poker Run…

 


GCSC HOLDS CELEBRATION IN RECOGNITION OF ARMED FORCES DAY

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In recognition of Armed Forces Day, GCSC is holding a celebration on May 17, 2018 to celebrate active duty and military veterans. Read more about the celebration…

 


GCSC'S RESPIRATORY THERAPY PROGRAM'S 40TH ANNIVERSARY

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GCSC’s Respiratory Therapy program recently celebrated its 40th anniversary. To help celebrate the occasion, a special presentation will be held during the Pinning Ceremony on May 3 to honor the alumni of the inaugural class of 1978, recognizing their accomplishments over the years. Read more about the ceremony…

 


GCSC HOLDS 59TH ANNUAL GRADUATION CEREMONY

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GCSC is holding its 59th Graduation Ceremony and is proud of the 1,341 students who will achieve their dreams of higher education. The time-honored tradition is one of the most important events in the life of the college. Read more about the event…

 


CYBERSECURITY PROGRAM RECEIVES RECOGNITION FROM USNORTHCOM

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GCSC’s Cybersecurity program received recognition from USNORTHCOM for conducting live demos on topics including malware, cyber threats & social engineering. Read more about the presentation…

 


GCSC's 58TH ANNUAL HONORS CONVOCATION APRIL 2018

GCSC CREST
GCSC recently celebrated the outstanding achievements of students, faculty and staff at the 58th Annual Honors Convocation on Friday, April 27, 2018. Read more about the awards...

 


ENACTUS TEAM WINS REGIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP AND ADVANCES TO NATIONALS

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The GCSC Enactus Team was recently named a regional champion at the Enactus United States Virtual Regional Competition. They will travel to Kansas City, Missouri to compete against more than 100 other regional champions. Read more about Enactus…

 


2018 SUMMER WELLNESS CLASSES

SUMMER 2018 WELLNESS CLASSES

GCSC is offering 12-week yoga, zumba, kickboxing and circuit classes for the summer semester to the community at a low-cost during the Summer 2017 semester. Additionally, there will be scuba certifications courses! Read more about the classes…

 


2018 Foundation Distinguished Alumni & Rising Star Awards and Annual Dinner

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The GCSC Foundation and Alumni Association are excited to host their Annual Dinner and Distinguished & Rising Star Alumni Awards fundraiser on Thursday, May 17. Michael Papajohn will receive the 2018 Distinguished Alumnus Award and Timothy Garner will be named the 2018 Rising Star Alumnus of the Year. Read more about the dinner…

 


VPA PRESENTS ANNUAL STUDENT ART SHOW

art show 2018

GCSC’s VPA is proud to present the annual Student Art Show, an exhibition showcasing the creativity and talent of Gulf Coast students and features work made by students over the 2017-2018 academic year. Read more about the Art Show…

 


GCSC STUDENTS MAKE 2018 ALL-FLORIDA ACADEMIC TEAM

ALL-FLORIDA ACADEMIC TEAM
GCSC is pleased to announce that two students Ammy Castillo, Finance major, and Catherine Churchill, Liberal Arts major, were among the 133 students selected for the 2018 All-Florida Academic Team. Read more about the All-Florida Academic Team...

 


GCSC HOSTS SPRING MUSICAL CONCERTS APRIL 2018

SPRING CONCERTS 2018

GCSC's Visual & Performing Arts Division is hosting two upcoming concerts. A Vocal Music Concert will be held Sunday, April 22, 2018 and an Instrumental Music Concert will be held Sunday, April 29, 2018. Read more about the concerts...

 


GCSC FOUNDATION HIGH SCHOOL HONORS SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS 2018-19

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The GCSC Foundation is pleased to announce the 2018-2019 High School Honors Scholarship recipients. These 10 students will be recognized at the GCSC Honors Convocation on Friday, April 27. Read more about the recipients...

 


CERAMICS SYMPOSIUM APRIL 2018

CERAMICS SYMPOSIUM 2018

GCSC’s VPA division is hosting its fourth annual Ceramics Symposium: Identity on April 13 & 14. The two-day, event will consist of interactive workshops, lectures and demonstrations from artists and presenters Wesley Harvey and Keith Smith. Read more about the Symposium…

 


EMPTY BOWLS LUNCHEON FUNDRAISER APRIL 2018

EMPTY BOWLS 2018
GCSC’s VPA division is hosting its annual Empty Bowls Fundraiser on April 12, 2018 to raise awareness about issues of hunger and to raise money to help fight hunger in our community. Read more about the event…

 


STUDENTS PARTICIPATE IN SKILLSUSA STATE COMPETITION

SKILLS USA STUDENTS

Alejandro Furnells (left) and Murphy Parish (right), Digital Media students, recently won the regional SkillsUSA competition for web design and will be competing at the state level in April 2018 in Pensacola! Read more about the competition…

 


GCSC HOSTS "OPEN HOUSE 2018"

OPEN HOUSE 2018
GCSC is hosting "Open House 2018," an opportunity for all local students (elementary, middle and high school) and members of the community to experience all that Gulf Coast has to offer. The event will be held on Thursday, April 19 from 6-8 PM. Read more about Open House...

 


GCSC'S VPA PRESENTS "IDENTITY"

IDENTITY EXHIBIT

GCSC’s VPA Division is excited to present “Identity,” an exhibition featuring ceramic sculpture and wares by Keith Smith and Wesley Harvey. The work explores the ideas of definition, construct and allocation of identity.  The work will be on display from Mar. 26 – Apr. 13. Read more about the exhibit…

 


GCSC HOSTS "SUPER SATURDAY"

SUPER SATURDAY

GCSC is hosting “Super Saturday” for both prospective students who are interested in enrolling for the Summer and Fall 2018 semesters and for current students who need to register for classes. The $20 application fee will be waived at the event! Read more about Super Saturday…

 


GCSC'S VPA PRESENTS "THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE"

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GCSC’s VPA presents “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee,” April 6 – 15. The story focuses on an eclectic group of awkward mid-pubescent students as they vie for the spelling championship of a lifetime. Read more about the production…

 


GCSC CELEBRATES "PI DAY" FOR A WORTHY CAUSE

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ARCHIVED: GCSC's Mathematics Division is celebrating Pre Pi Day on March 13, 2018 in an effort to raise funds for GCSC's Commodores Care initiative. Read more about Pi Day and Commodores Care...

 


GCSC HOSTS ANNUAL COMMUNITY SERVICES AWARENESS DAY

COMMUNITY SERVICES DAY

ARCHIVED:Gulf Coast State College is hosting Community Services Awareness Day, an event devoted to good health and habits on Wednesday, March 7, 2018 from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Read more about Community Services Awareness Day...

 


GCSC INTRODUCES NEW WOMEN'S VOLLEYBALL HEAD COACH

Scott Allen

ARCHIVED: Scott Allen has been selected as the new Women’s Volleyball Head Coach. Learn More about Coach Allen…

 


GCSC VPA PRESENTS "SHE IS OF THE SOUTH"

she is of the south

ARCHIVED: GCSC’s VPA Division is excited to present “She is of the South,” a group exhibition featuring work by women who were raised, or live, in the South and whose work reflects a sense of Southern Identity. The work will be on display from Feb. 16 – Mar. 16, 2018. Read more about the exhibit…

 


GCSC HOSTS COMMUNITY FORUM FOR THOSE INTERESTED IN A CAREER IN PSYCHOLOGY

PSYCHOLOGY COMMUNITY FORUM
ARCHIVED: GCSC is hosting a community forum called “Building a Career with a Degree in Psychology: Associate’s, Bachelor’s and Beyond” on Tuesday, February 20, 2018 from 2:30 - 4:00 p.m. in GCSC's Sarzin Lecture Hall. Read more about the forum...

 


GCSC PRESENTS "LUCKY YOU"

LUCKY YOU

ARCHIVED: GCSC’s VPA Division is excited to present the dark comedy “Lucky You,” by Carl Hiaasen. Matinee and evening performances will be held Feb. 23 – Mar. 4, 2018. Read more about Lucky You…

 


GCSC hosts annual "Kidz Klinic"

Kidz Klinic

ARCHIVED: The Gulf Coast State College Dental Hygiene Program will host “Kidz Klinic” in celebration of National Children’s Dental Health Month on February 20 – 23 at the College’s Dental Clinic February 19 - 23, 2018. Read more about Kidz Klinic...


 


GCSC VPA HOLDS 2018-19 SCHOLARSHIP AUDITIONS

SCHOLARSHIP AUDITIONS

ARCHIVED: GCSC's Visual & Performing Arts Division will hold scholarship auditions for the 2018-2019 academic year for Theatre, Music, Entertainment Technology and Art. Auditions will be held Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. in the Amelia G. Tapper Center for the Arts. Read more about the auditions...

 


GCSC OFFERS LIFEGUARD TRAINING CLASSES TO COMMUNITY

LIFEGUARD COURSE
ARCHIVED: GCSC is offering a lifeguard training class that is open to the community. The class will be held Feb. 8-19, 2018 at GCSC's Panama City Campus Pool. Red Cross certification will be issued following successful completion of the course. Read more about the course and prerequisite swim abilities...

 


FREE APPLICATION WEEK FOR HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS

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ARCHIVED: Gulf Coast State College is hosting a Free Application Week February 12-15, 2018 for high school seniors planning to attend GCSC. Throughout the week, students can meet with their GCSC Navigator to submit their college application free of charge. Read more about the event...

 


TAILGATE FUNDRAISER TO SUPPORT GCSC'S AFC CHAPTER & SCHOLARSHIP FUND

AFC TAILGATE FUNDRAISER

ARCHIVED: GCSC’s Association of Florida Colleges Chapter is hosting a Tailgate Fundraiser on Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. It will include tailgate favorites like chili and cornbread. Donations are $10 and includes access to both the women’s and men’s basketball games against rival Tallahassee Community College. Read more about the tailgate…

 


GCSC Foundation hosts Lunch & Learn Series

Foundation Lunch and Learn

ARCHIVED: The GCSC Foundation is hosting a Lunch & Learn Series called “Cyber Warfare: The Internet of Things” on Wednesday, February 7, 2018. The program features Anthony J. Tata, retired Brigadier General and author of four military thrillers. Learn more about the program…

 


PRESIDENT'S AND DEAN'S HONOR LISTS Gulf & Franklin Counties FALL 2017

President's and Dean's List Fall 2017
Gulf Coast State College President, Dr. John Holdnak, has announced the students in Gulf and Franklin Counties named to the President's and Dean's Honor Lists for the Fall 2017 semester. View the list...

 


President's and Dean's Honor Lists Fall 2017

President's and Dean's Lists Fall 2017
ARCHIVED: Gulf Coast State College President, Dr. John Holdnak, has announced the students named to the President's and Dean's Honor Lists for the Fall 2017 semester. View the list...

 


GCSC'S VPA PRESENTS "PONDIWALK"

PONDIWALK

ARCHIVED: GCSC’s Visual & Performing Arts is excited to present “Pondiwalk,” a ceramics and photography exhibit by Professor Tammy Marinuzzi. The project is to raise consciousness about the lives of girls in India’s pottery caste inspired by her trip to India. Read more about Pondiwalk…

 


GCSC'S VPA PRESENTS AN "AN EVENING OF BRAHMS"

EVENING OF BRAHMS
ARCHIVED: GCSC’s Visual & Performing Arts is excited to present “An Evening of Brahms: Faculty Chamber Music Recital,” featuring John Devine, clarinet, Leeza Beholz Jett, Cello and Christine Yoshikawa, piano. The event will be held Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. Read more about the event…

GCSC HOLDS EDUCATOR PREPARATION INSTITUTE COMMUNITY FORUM

EPI COMMUNITY FORUM
ARCHIVED: If you have a 4-year degree and are interested in teaching, GCSC’s Educator Preparation Institute is your route to a professional K-12 teaching certificate! Join us for a community forum to learn more about the program on Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 5:30 PM. Read more about the EPI forum…

 


GCSC HOSTS GIRLS' NIGHT TO PROMOTE STEM EDUCATION

Girls' Night to Promote STEM Careers

ARCHIVED: GCSC has collaborated with Bay District Schools and local industry partners to host Girls’ Night in conjunction with National Engineers Week. The event will be held Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018 from 5:15-7:30 p.m. RSVP is required for this free event and space is limited. Read more about Girls’ Night…

 


GCSC OFFERS FITNESS CLASSES TO COMMUNITY

spring 2018 fitness classes

ARCHIVED: Gulf Coast State College is excited to announce that yoga, zumba, kickboxing and circuit training classes will be offered to the community at a low-cost during the Spring 2018 semester. Read more about the classes...

 


GCSC'S FOUNDATION ACCEPTING SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS FOR 2018-19

SCHOLARSHIPS A CLICK AWAY

ARCHIVED: The Gulf Coast State College Foundation scholarship application window opens Friday, December 1, 2017. All students planning to attend Gulf Coast in the fall 2018 term are eligible to apply. Read more about the scholarships…


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