Recent college graduate Amy Fluharty credits the child development program at West Virginia University at Parkersburg for her professional success. After trying out two larger universities, she returned home and enrolled at WVU Parkersburg where she says personal attention and better class sizes prepared her for her career. She graduated...Read More »
Abbie from WTAP sat down with Admission Counselor Tim Keuhne and WVU-Parkersburg student Chey Powell to discuss attending college at West Virginia University at Parkersburg....Read More »
By: Elizabeth Godfrey, Alumni Specialist
“In the CPA network I belong to we call it ‘jumping off a cliff and learning to fly on the way down,’” Cam Matheny, 2015 recipient of West Virginia University at Parkersburg’s Alumnus of the Year award, said of his decision to start his own business. “That’s...Read More »
Philanthropic Educational Organization (P.E.O.) International has awarded West Virginia University at Parkersburg student Vickie Sargent a scholarship for the 2015-2016 school year. Sargent competed against nominees across the nation for the scholarship.
WVU Parkersburg Professor of English Dr. Rebecca Phillips nominated Sargent for the award.
“I nominated Vickie because she’s a special...Read More »
Members from West Virginia University at Parkersburg’s student Veterans Corps recently traveled to New York City for the Student Veterans of America (SVA) Leadership Summit. Students Peshka Calloway and Justin Williamson attended the event July 16 and 17 to gain strategic planning skills for their local SVA chapter.
As part of...Read More »
Dr. Melissa Spivy, West Virginia University at Parkersburg assistant professor of education and Kappa Delta Pi (KDP) Sigma Omega Chapter counselor, has won the 2014-2015 Southeast Regional Chapter Counselor award. This award recognizes counselors from each region who excel in their roles.
Spivy was selected by a panel of judges for...Read More »
In an effort to attract and retain veterans to the field of agriculture, West Virginia University at Parkersburg and the West Virginia Department of Agriculture have partnered for the Veterans and Warriors to Agriculture project. WVU Parkersburg is the first college to participate in this project.
Veterans and Warriors to...Read More »
West Virginia University at Parkersburg Board of Governors will meet Tuesday, July 21. The meeting will take place at 5:00 p.m. in College Community Room on the main campus.
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This month, the U.S. Department of Education’s College Affordability and Transparency Center named West Virginia University at Parkersburg as one of the nation’s top most affordable four-year colleges in the country. Only two of West Virginia’s four-year institutions made the list which includes 67 colleges and universities. The list can...Read More »