Monthly Archives: August 2017

WVU Parkersburg hosted a West Virginia School Board Association working group meeting Aug. 28

WVU Parkersburg hosted a West Virginia School Board Association working group meeting regarding the dissolution of Regional Education Service Agencies (RESA) throughout the state on Aug. 28, 2017. The goal of the meeting was to develop a template to help

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President Lamkin’s August Message

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WVU Parkersburg holds convocation for new students

Approximately 350 new students at West Virginia University at Parkersburg attended the college’s annual convocation on Tuesday, Aug. 22. The keynote speaker was WVU alumni, Dr. Brian J. Anderson. Dr. Anderson is the GE Plastics materials engineering professor in chemical

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WVU at Parkersburg Foundation meets to discuss college priorities

President Lamkin met with the WVU at Parkersburg Foundation Board of Directors on Aug. 15 to discuss various strategic priorities of the college for the 2017-2018 academic year, and beyond. Incorporated in 1971, the foundation provides support to the college

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Editorial recognizes WVU Parkersburg for fiscal responsibility

The Parkersburg News and Sentinel recently published an editorial praising West Virginia University at Parkersburg for its outstanding work to balance the budget while increasing enrollment and retention despite budget cuts at the state level. The article states, “WVU-P has

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