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Gender Diversity speaker comes to WVU Parkersburg

West Virginia University at Parkersburg is hosting a guest presentation on gender diversity with speaker Dr. Cris Mayo, distinguished scholar in the field of gender studies. The event takes place Wednesday, Jan. 25 at 2 p.m. in the College Theatre by video at the Jackson County Center in Ripley.

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President Lamkin's January Message

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New Tutoring Center Location!

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Fall 2016 President's and Dean's List scholars announced

West Virginia University at Parkersburg is pleased to announce its President’s and Dean’s scholars for fall 2016.

President’s Scholars

Students on the President’s List maintain a 4.0 grade point average while earning 12 or more hours of college credit.  The scholars include

DODDRIDGE COUNTY – West Union: Danyashae Martinez;

GILMER COUNTY – Glenville: Britney...Read More »


WVU Parkersburg announces Fall 2016 graduates

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West Virginia University at Parkersburg awarded certificates, associate and bachelor’s degrees to Fall 2016 graduates during commencement exercises held Saturday, December 10, 2016 in the College Activities Center. This semester, the college graduated nearly 300 students from seven states.

Academic honors were awarded to those graduates who attained a 3.50 to...Read More »


Spring 2017 student teachers announced

West Virginia University at Parkersburg’s Education Division is pleased to announce its Spring 2017 student teachers.

“I know this group of student teachers will touch thousands of lives in a positive manner during their teaching careers,” said Dr. David Lancaster, Education Division chair. “Our student teachers believe education is one of...Read More »


WVU Parkersburg Board of Governors to meet Jan. 11

West Virginia University at Parkersburg Board of Governors will meet Thursday, April 21. The meeting will take place at 3:15 p.m. in the President’s board room (room 1101).

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WVU Parkersburg professor announces upcoming book release

Sandra Kolankiewicz, associate professor of English for West Virginia University at Parkersburg, announced the upcoming release of her new chapbook, “Lost in Transition.”

Kolankiewicz describes herself as a writer of the dangers of domesticity, and “Lost in Transition” explores themes associated with many challenges faced over our life span, including love,...Read More »


WVU Parkersburg receives grant from FirstEnergy Foundation

The FirstEnergy Foundation has awarded a $3,000 grant to West Virginia University at Parkersburg Foundation. The funds will go towards supporting the foundation’s general operations.

“We are grateful for the continued support of the FirstEnergy Foundation,” said Senta Goudy, executive director of the WVU Parkersburg Foundation, “Without our corporate and community...Read More »


Leslie Sims Named WVU Parkersburg’s Outstanding Contributor at 2016 WVCCA Conference

Leslie Sims, registrar at West Virginia University at Parkersburg, was recognized as an Outstanding Contributor to Community College Education. Sims received the award during the 2016 annual conference of the West Virginia Community College held December 7, 2016 at the Advanced Technology Center on the campus of BridgeValley Community and...Read More »


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