The Dean of Students Office and Student
Services Division welcome Westbrook
Health Services to campus. Westbrook
will provide short-term, emergency,
and/or crisis counseling, consultations
and assessments to WVU-P students.
Westbrook will be available from 10 a.m.
to 2 p.m., Tuesdays and Thursdays in
room 1205. Students
must be screened by the Dean of
Students’ office before receiving
Dr. Danita Brown at 424-8209 for
The WV Higher Education Technology
Conference will be held Sept. 29-Oct. 1
in Morgantown. Theme is
"Technology in Higher Education -
Challenges, Strategies, Innovations."
This new conference will bring together
state experts to connect, discuss, and
learn about the latest in technology and
the future of education. Contact Theresa
Cross for additional information.
Note change of date: The Benefits'
staff from WVU Human Resources will be
on campus in the Community Room from 10
a.m. to noon, March 13th to discuss the
WVU Parkersburg employee benefits
program. Please mark your calendar.
(Submitted by Peggy Jameson 2.20.08)
The Humanities Division Office is now
located in Room 1020 and the
Business/Economics Division Office is in
Room 1018. (Submitted 2.19.08)
Lower LTD rates.
The Standard Insurance Company's Long
Term Disability rates changed, effective
Feb. 1st. Employees enrolled in
Standard's plan should see a decrease of
between 3-5% when both the annuity and
the monthly income benefit are combined.
(Submitted by Peggy Jameson 2.18.08)
Office Supplies Missing.
Someone on campus was delivered a box of
office supplies that did not belong to
them. If you received a box of supplies
from Parkersburg Office Supply that you
did not order, please let Purchasing
know. (Submitted by Kevin Offenberger
Medicare Part B and PEIA: What to do
when turning age 65? A common question
asked by older employees deals with what
to do if you reach age 65 and become
eligible for Medicare while still
working at WVU.
(Submitted by Peggy Jameson
AED/CPR Training. An AED/CPR training is
scheduled for Feb. 21 at 8:30 a.m.. Only 15 slots are available.
If you are interested in taking the course, please notify Pamela
Santer, Wellness Director, at ext. 205, office 1206.
(Submitted by Pamela Santer 2.13.08)
Dr. Nancy Nanney, chair of the
Humanities Division, has contributed several entries to a new
two-volume Encyclopedia of Asian Theatre.
Staff Council is raffling a
Valentine Breakfast basket. Tickets may be purchased in the
Library. One ticket, $1 or 14 tickets for $5. Drawing will be
Thursday at 2 p.m.
(Submitted by Linda Cutright 2.12.08)
Benefits of Your Benefits.
staff from WVU Human Resources will be on campus in the
Community Room on March 12th from 10 AM to Noon to discuss the
WVU Parkersburg employee benefits program. Please mark your
by Peggy Jameson 2.11.08)
Employee of the Month.
Pat Mollohan, program assistant I. Pat has been selected as
Employee of the Month for February.
The Graphics and Institutional
Advancement offices are now located in
Room 1107 and 1109, respectively. The
Evening Administrator is in Room 1116
and the Welcome Center is temporarily
housed in Room 1114. (Submitted
Just a Reminder.
Tickets for Ellie Mannette and WVU's
Symphony in Steel are still available.
Don't forget that WVU-P faculty and
staff may purchase special advance
tickets for themselves and one guest for
$5 each in the business office. Tickets
at the door are regular price. The
performance is at 8 p.m., Saturday. Mr.
Mannette will also present a free
lecture at 4 p.m. (Submitted by
H.G. Young III 2.6.08)
WVU Parkersburg is premiering a new
video which is streamed from the college
web site. Visit
to view it. The 60-second video can
also be v-mailed to potential students
or others interested in the college.
The WVU Parkersburg Theatre Department
will present the musical “They’re
Playing Our Song” at 8 p.m., Feb. 15-16
and 2 p.m., Feb. 17 in the college
theatre. Admission is free. The
musical is under the direction of Jeff
Byrd; musical director is Dr. H.G.
Young. (Submitted by Jeff Byrd
Please ensure that when reservations are
verbally made with AVI catering services
that a requisition be prepared prior to
the event and given to Purchasing. A
copy of this requisition is forwarded to
AVI as a reminder that a catering is
scheduled as well as serves as the
funding document for the charges.
(Submitted by Wayne Riley 2.4.08)