West Virginia University at Parkersburg’s spring 2017 student teachers attended Marshall University’s Career Services Educator Expo. The event took place March 8 with 26 school systems from five states available to connect with future educators. The event is required for student teaching at WVU Parkersburg.
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West Virginia University at Parkersburg has launched a new web-based tool to empower students to stay on track for graduation. The tool, MyDegree, allows students to monitor grades, evaluate progress toward degree completion, and determine what classes are needed to graduate.
MyDegree is available to all currently enrolled students who first...Read More »
Fill out your bracket today for a chance to win free books for a semester!...Read More »
West Virginia University at Parkersburg has been named a 2017 Silver-level Military Friendly School Award recipient. This is the second consecutive year WVU Parkersburg has received the “Military Friendly School” designation by Victory Media, publisher of “G.I. Jobs.”
The Military Friendly Schools designation is awarded to the top colleges, universities, community...Read More »
West Virginia University at Parkersburg’s elementary education program has received national recognition status using the Association for Childhood Education International (ACEI) standards.
Participating in the ACEI process validates WVU Parkersburg’s Bachelor of Arts in elementary education is maintaining a quality program.
“We are very excited that our program has received national recognition...Read More »
West Virginia University at Parkersburg is celebrating Women’s History Month with a portrayal of First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt on Monday, March 6 at 2 p.m. in the college theater on the main campus. Patty Cooper of Parkersburg will portray Roosevelt as part of the West Virginia Humanities Council History Alive!...Read More »
West Virginia University at Parkersburg Board of Governors will meet Wednesday, Mar. 8. The meeting will take place at 3:15 p.m. in the President’s board room (room 1101).
March 8, 2017
Individuals interested in teaching college courses are invited to attend one of West Virginia University at Parkersburg’s upcoming faculty recruitment events. The events take place Wednesday, Feb. 22 at the main campus in Parkersburg and Wednesday, March 1 at the Jackson County Center in Ripley, W.Va.
Both events begin at 6...Read More »
West Virginia University at Parkersburg Board of Governors will meet Wednesday, Feb. 8. The meeting will take place at 3:15 p.m. in the President’s board room (room 1101).
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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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West Virginia University at Parkersburg is pleased to announce its President’s and Dean’s scholars for fall 2016.
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 »
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 »
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 »
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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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 »
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, 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 »
West Virginia University at Parkersburg announces it will be offering a new scholarship to students. The Beulah Tefft Webb Memorial Nursing Scholarship is available to eligible students entering the nursing programs beginning in January 20167
Beulah Tefft Webb was a long-time Parkersburg resident who positively impacted many lives. She was a...Read More »
Reminder: Deadline to pay for Spring 2017 classes is December 29th. Failure to pay will result in students being de-registered from classes....Read More »
Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin has appointed J.P. Hushion, Vienna; Jason Landers, Vienna; and Joseph Oliverio, Belmont., to the West Virginia University at Parkersburg Board of Governors. They are filling the expired terms of outgoing board members.
In addition to the new appointments, Gov. Tomblin reappointed Jeffrey Matheny of Mineral Wells, and...Read More »
West Virginia University at Parkersburg held its annual fall commencement ceremony on Saturday, Dec. 10 at 10:30 a.m. This semester, the college has 318 students who are candidates for graduation pending final grades with 106 who participated in the commencement ceremony.
“As we approach the moment when you receive your diplomas...Read More »