Monthly Archives: April 2017

Hefner family provides scholarship funding for WVU Parkersburg students

The WVU at Parkersburg Foundation is pleased to accept a gift from John and Kris Hefner for the Hefner Educational Fund. The fund, titled “Paying It Forward,” was created in 2012 to assist area high school graduates. This month, the

Posted in Foundation, General News

College Chorale to present spring concert

West Virginia University at Parkersburg’s College Chorale student organization performed its spring concert on Saturday, April 29 in the College Theatre. The concert included psalm setting from several traditions, a setting of William Blake’s Songs of Innocence, traditional spirituals, and

Posted in Education Division, General News

WVU Parkersburg offers summer programs for children

Parents looking for fun learning experiences for their preschoolers and children ages 8 to 12 can take advantage of West Virginia University at Parkersburg’s Summer Camps and Kids College programs. Both programs cover a variety of topics and begin in

Posted in General News

Phi Theta Kappa honor society inducts new members

West Virginia University at Parkersburg’s Sigma Omega chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) honor society welcomed 11 new members during the Spring 2017 semester. A formal induction ceremony was held at the campus on Friday, March 31. Students took

Posted in Academic Affairs, General News

Education honor society students host professional development event

This month, West Virginia University at Parkersburg’s Kappa Delta Pi (KDP) honor society hosted a professional development fair for education students. Attendees were able to learn from professionals about such topics as nutrition education, integrating technology in the classroom, and

Posted in Academic Affairs, Education Division, General News