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Sheree Beard
Grant and Asset Coordinator
Great Basin College
1500 College Parkway
Elko, NV 89801
Phone: 775.327.2250
E-mail: ctefridays@gbcnv.edu

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CTE Fridays!

Fridays just got even better!

Each month, GBC welcomes students ages 6th grade and up to the Elko campus for CTE FRIDAYS! and some very fun and easy skills-building activities.

GBC is excited to EDUCATE, EMPOWER, AND INSPIRE students as they connect with higher education and future career pathways.

Special thanks to the Nevada First-Gen Network for funding CTE Fridays!

Projects

Here is a list of our upcoming projects:

Project date: April 12th, 2024 - 9:30-12 (lunch from 11:30-12)
Project Name: “GBC Ceramics Studio: Create with Clay”
Project Description: The Great Basin College Ceramics Studio will host a hand building clay workshop for students.  No experience with clay is necessary.  Students will learn the basics of how to work with clay, creating small sculptures and keepsake boxes from pinch pots and then learn to work with slabs adding found textures and forming the slab to create a vessel.  Let’s get our hands dirty creating and playing with clay!
Project Location: Arts Annex 103

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Project date: April 12th, 2024 - 11:30-2 (lunch from 11:30-2)
NOTE: The morning session is full!
Project Name: “GBC Ceramics Studio: Create with Clay”
Project Description: The Great Basin College Ceramics Studio will host a hand building clay workshop for students.  No experience with clay is necessary.  Students will learn the basics of how to work with clay, creating small sculptures and keepsake boxes from pinch pots and then learn to work with slabs adding found textures and forming the slab to create a vessel.  Let’s get our hands dirty creating and playing with clay!
Project Location: Arts Annex 103

**ATTENTION** This project will be limited to 20 students!
Project date: 5/17, 9-12 (lunch from 11:30-12)
Project name: Learning with LEGO!!
Project Description: Explore with LEGO to boost your STEAM skills using the LEGO Education, BricQ Motion Prime sets. Students will gain an understanding of forces, motion, and interactions by providing easy hands-on learning experiences without the need for technology by completing two fun projects!
Project Location: MCML 219

Ways to Sign Up

If you have completed a student application previously, please email ctefridays@gbcnv.edu to sign up your student for a project.

If you have not completed a student application previously, please submit the following application: https://forms.gle/ZtYNfZdLhyfL7SXaA.

CTE Fridays!...Educate...Empower...Inspire!

For More Information Contact

Sheree Beard
Grant and Asset Coordinator
Great Basin College
1500 College Parkway
Elko, NV 89801
Phone: 775.327.2250
E-mail: ctefridays@gbcnv.edu

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