Monthly Archives: January 2012

WVU Parkersburg receives $440,000 to launch two new programs

Parkersburg, W.Va. 1/27/12 – West Virginia University at Parkersburg is the recipient of two grants totaling $440,000 from the Community and Technical College System of West Virginia (CTCS). With funding approved, the college will introduce associate of applied science degree

Posted in Academic Affairs, Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics

DuPont Washington Works, WVU Parkersburg sign “Learn and Earn” Agreement

Parkersburg, W.Va. 1/27/12 – DuPont Washington Works and West Virginia University at Parkersburg signed a cooperative agreement today that will provide students an opportunity to receive chemical operator training while gaining work experience at DuPont. This agreement is the first

Posted in Academic Affairs, General News, Non-Traditional Programs, Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics

WVU Parkersburg Board of Governors to meet Feb. 8

Parkersburg, W.Va. 1/31/12 – The West Virginia University at Parkersburg Board of Governors will meet Wednesday, Feb. 8 at the college. The meeting begins at 5:45 p.m. in the college theatre, room 1305, and is open to the public. Visit

Posted in Academic Affairs, General News

English instructor publishes eight poems

Parkersburg, W.Va. 1/12/12 – Sandra Kolankiewicz, Assistant Professor of English at West Virginia University at Parkersburg, has added eight poems to her repertoire of published works. On Nov. 9, her poem “An Education Matrix” was printed in the Mid-Ohio Valley

Posted in Social Sciences and Languages

WVU Parkersburg announces Fall 2011 President’s and Dean’s scholars

Parkersburg, W.Va., 1/6/12 – West Virginia University at Parkersburg is pleased to announce its President’s and Dean’s scholars for the fall semester. President’s List Students on the President’s List maintained a 4.0 grade point average while earning 12 or more

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