Monthly Archives: February 2012

WVU Parkersburg students place second overall in state forensic championship

Parkersburg, W.Va. 2/29/12 – West Virginia University at Parkersburg’s Union for Speech and Debate took second place in the West Virginia Intercollegiate Forensic Association (WVIFA) state championship tournament. The competition, hosted by WVU Parkersburg, took place Feb. 24 and 25.

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WVU Parkersburg names business division chair

Former Ohio Valley University (OVU) executive vice president Steve Morgan is the new chair of West Virginia University at Parkersburg’s Business, Economics and Mathematics division. Morgan began his new position on Jan. 26. A certified public accountant, Morgan earned a

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Students place second and third in speech and debate tournament

Parkersburg, W.Va. 2/17/12 – West Virginia University at Parkersburg’s Union for Speech and Debate took second and third place at the Collegiate Forensic Association Winter Tournament. The competition, held at the College of Charleston in Charleston, S.C., took place Jan.

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WVU Parkersburg features program as part of the Focus on Africa series

Parkersburg, W.Va. 10/24/11 – West Virginia University at Parkersburg’s Office for Global Initiatives and the Humanities Speaker Series will co-host a special presentation: “Why Africa is Becoming So Important to the U.S.” with associate professor Doug Weaver. This program is

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