Monthly Archives: October 2012

George Crumb concert added to WVU Parkersburg Distinguished Performance Series

Parkersburg, W.Va. 10/30/12 – The Distinguished Performance Series of West Virginia University at Parkersburg will present the music of Pulitzer Prize-winning West Virginia composer George Crumb on Thursday, November 8, at 7 p.m. in the College Activities Center. The concert

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WVU Parkersburg names new interim dean of academic affairs

Parkersburg, W.Va. 10/26/12 – Dr. Waltrina Dufor began at WVU Parkersburg as the interim dean of academic affairs in August. She was formerly the program lead and assistant professor of higher education at Argosy University Atlanta. Dufor received her B.A.

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West Virginia University at Parkersburg wins inaugural Green Genome award

Parkersburg, W.Va. 10/26/12 – As part of an expanding national effort to support “green” practices, programs and training at the nation’s more than 1,100 community colleges, West Virginia University at Parkersburg was one of five exemplary community colleges to be

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First cohort of WVU Parkersburg’s Learn and Earn students prepare to graduate

First cohort of WVU Parkersburg’s Learn and Earn students prepare to graduate FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Parkersburg, W.Va. 10/25/12 – The first cohort of students in West Virginia University at Parkersburg’s Learn and Earn program has completed the initial rounds of

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

New diversified agriculture program coordinator starts at WVU Parkersburg

Parkersburg, W.Va. 10/25/12 – Dr. Rosa Guedes is WVU Parkersburg’s new diversified agriculture program coordinator. The new program will begin in the spring of 2013. However, Guedes began developing curriculum for the program in August. The new program is intended

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