Governor's School for the Arts
June 25-July 15, 2023
The following students will live in a community of artists at Marshall University as they work with outstanding professionals in their area of talent. They will also take classes in all the other disciplines in this stellar interdisciplinary experience. Students apply directly to GSA and are then selected through an audition and interview process.
GSA School-level responsibilities
Although the counselors do not have to help in the selection process, they are asked to be in charge of school-wide communication regarding the Governor's School for the Arts (GSA). Coordinators Joey Wiseman and Ray Lowther send counselors an email asking them to make announcements and forward a letter to students about the GSA opportunities. They also send letters to the teachers of the arts who are most likely to have contact with 10th graders, the target audience. More specifically, teachers and counselors are asked to do the following: