Gemstone Honors Program

News - Fall 2008

GESC Trick-or-Treat for Cans

December 2, 2008

Twenty-one students signed up for "GESC Halloween Trick-or-Treating for Cans," a Gemstone-Ellicott Service Committee event during which students go door-to-door asking Potomac residents for non-perishable foods instead of candy.

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Hunger Banquet

December 2, 2008

Those who attended the event, which was designated to bring attention to poverty during Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week, learned about world hunger.

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Become a GEMS 100 Section Leader!

December 1, 2008

This opportunity is available to new students and returners. Return applications to Alice Donlan, GA for Student Development 0100E Ellicott Hall. Apply Now!


Become a GEMS 104 Section Leader!

October 6, 2008

This is a great opportunity is available to any sophomore, junior, or senior Gemstone student who is enthusiastic about the GEMS104 experience. Applications are due Friday, October 17 at 5 p.m. Please contact Caitlin White at with any questions.

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Become a GEMS 102 Section Leader!

October 3, 2008

This is an amazing opportunity to develop your leadership skills, help guide Gemstone freshmen through the topic selection process, and give back to the Gemstone community! Applications are due Wednesday, October 15 at 5:00 p.m. to Courtenay Barrett, Graduate Assistant for Team Development in the Gemstone Suite.

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