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Argentum to be Distributed

Argentum 2017 will be distributed at the Spring Student Art Show reception, Thursday, May 9 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m in the Leonard Student Center Art Gallery. The Art Show is open from May 1-12 and includes work selected for publication in Argentum. To view a PDF version of Argentum, click here!

GBC Library Hosts The Holocaust Exhibit, Now Through April 30

GBC Library Hosts The Holocaust Exhibit, Now Through April 30.Currently on display at the GBC Library: The Holocaust Exhibit, now through April 30.

The library is collaborating with a local Holocaust Education group this month to host a Holocaust Exhibit. An opening reception will be held Wednesday, April 19 from 5-7 p.m. Elko County Students will answer questions about the exhibit and refreshments will be served.


GBC to Offer Shoshone Community Language Initiative (SCLI) Program

2017 SCLI Program BrochureThe Shoshone Community Language Initiative (SCLI) is a four-and-a-half week summer program for Shoshone high school students hosted by the Great Basin College’s Great Basin Indian Archives Program. The 2017 Program will be from July 5 through August 4, 2017.

During the SCLI Program, students will have the opportunity to:

  • enhance their awareness of Shoshone culture and may be eligible for a stipend,
  • experience a college lifestyle while staying on the Great Basin College campus,
  • have an introduction to the Shoshone language for Great Basin College credit.

For more information and application details, visit the SCLI page or contact


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