While the VHC is new, the committment of GBC's students, faculty, and staff is long-standing. Below are some of the myriad humanities activities being undertaken at GBC.
The community is invited to a Zika Virus Panel Discussion 7 p.m. February 13. Guest speakers include James M. Wilson, M.D., Director of Nevada Center for Infectious Disease Forecasting.
Learn more about prevention, symptoms, transmission and complications of the Zika Virus by attending an expert panel discussion brought to the community by Great Basin College, B(S)3N Science club, and Nevada INBRE.
Elko, Great Basin College, GTA 130
Battle Mountain, GBC Comp Lab
Ely, GBC 112
Pahrump, GBC PVC 119
Winnemucca, GBC 110
Great Basin College’s 12th Annual Film Festival is back beginning Thursday Feb. 9 through Friday, Feb. 17. This year the festival will feature four carefully selected independent films never before shown in Elko and a special screening of the 2017 Oscar Nominated Short Films.
The independent films which all begin at 6 p.m. will be shown at the GBC Theater. Appetizers are available prior to each movie beginning at 5:30 p.m. Student and senior citizen tickets cost $6.50 and general public tickets cost $7. Tickets can be purchased at the door. A short film will be shown prior to each movie.
The 2017 Oscar Nominated Shorts are slated for Friday, Feb. 17. Doors at The Western Folklife Center will open at 5:30 p.m. with the films beginning at 6 p.m.
Community members are also encouraged to submit work. High school students 18 and under need a parent or guardian signature on the form. The submission deadline for the 2017 Argentum is March 10, 2017.
Work selected for Argentum is featured during the Great Basin College Student Art Show. See highlights of the 2015 art show here!
Featured for the second year in a row, is a limited-seating screening of the 2017 Oscar nominated Short Films. The event will take place at the Western Folklife Center on February 17, beginning at 6 PM. Admission is just $7 and tickets are available at the WFC. Seating is limited to 100 guests. All films are unrated and 18+ age is recommended.
The Great Basin College Film Festival is celebrating its 12th year!