Great Basin College enriches people's lives by providing student-centered, post-secondary education to rural Nevada. Educational, cultural, and related economic needs of the multicounty service area are met through programs of university transfer, applied science and technology, business and industry partnerships, developmental education, community service, and student support services in conjunction with certificates and associate and select baccalaureate degrees.
GBC is a comprehensive community college that provides educational opportunities to over 3,800 students across 86,500 square miles, in ten of Nevada's largest counties bordering five states. The main campus in Elko is home to an educational community that attracts students interested in a residential college experience. Satellite facilities are located in over a dozen communities across the college's service area.
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Friday: “Room” (Rated R). Come early for free appetizers provided by Blue Moon. The movie has been sponsored by Stephen D. Glaser, DDS.
Synopsis: After five-year-old Jack and his mother escape from the enclosed surroundings that Jack has known his entire life, the boy makes a thrilling discovery.
Nominations & Awards: Room has several Academy Awards nominations including Best Actress, Best Picture, Best Directing, and Best Screenplay. Brie Larsen has won the Best Actress award at The Golden Globes, the BAFTAs, the SAGs for her role in this film. Little Jacob Tremblay, who is only 9 years old, has won 12 of the 18 awards for which he's been nominated.
Click here to see the trailer: https://youtu.be/E_Ci-pAL4eE
Saturday : “The End of the Tour” (Rated R). The Battle of the Food Trucks will be providing food beginning at 5:30 PM in the GBC Theatre parking lot. The film will begin at 7 PM.
Synopsis: The story of a five day interview with the acclaimed author of groundbreaking novel “Infinite Jest.” Movie sponsored by GBC’s Department of Arts and Letters.
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Great Basin College wants to be your choice for higher education. GBC offers associate and baccalaureate level instruction in career and technical education and academic areas. About 3,800 students are enrolled online from across the country and on campuses and centers across 86,500 square miles, two time zones, and ten of Nevada’s largest counties. We border Arizona, Oregon, Idaho, Utah, and California. We are GBC!
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