Monthly Archives: September 2012

WVU Parkersburg hosts “Issues Facing Higher Education” program with Bruce Flack, Ph.D.

Parkersburg, W.Va. 9/24/12 – Former Higher Education Policy Commission (HEPC) vice chancellor Dr. Bruce Flack will speak at West Virginia University at Parkersburg on Saturday, Sept. 29. His presentation, “Issues Facing Higher Education in the 21st Century,” begins at 9

Posted in Academic Affairs, General News

WVU Parkersburg awarded grant to train baby boomers for new jobs

Parkersburg, W.Va. 9/17/12 – The American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) recently awarded West Virginia University at Parkersburg $15,000 to participate in the Plus 50 Encore Completion Program. This national initiative is designed to train 10,000 baby boomers for new

Posted in Academic Affairs, Career Services and Cooperative Education, General News, Non-Traditional Programs, Veterans

Kenya Safari Acrobats tumble, launch and limbo onto WVU Parkersburg stage

Parkersburg, W.Va. 9/13/12 – Bring the whole family for an evening of spectacular events as Kenya Safari Acrobats performs as part of West Virginia University at Parkersburg’s Distinguished Performance Series. The show will be Thursday, Sept. 20, at 7 p.m.

Posted in Academic Affairs, Distinguished Performance Series, Education Division, General News

WVU Parkersburg to remember 9/11 tragedy with memorial program Tuesday

Parkersburg, W.Va. 9/10/12 – West Virginia University at Parkersburg will remember the Sept. 11 tragedy with a campus ceremony on Tuesday, Sept. 11 at 11 a.m. in front of the college’s main building. The observance is open to the public.

Posted in General News, Social Justice, Student Services