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 »
West Virginia University at Parkersburg’s Sigma Omega chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa honor society welcomed 15 new members during the Fall 2016 semester. All members participated in a formal induction ceremony held in November.
Students took the official oath of membership to uphold Phi Theta Kappa’s four hallmarks of scholarship,...Read More »
West Virginia University at Parkersburg has earned recognition by two national organizations for its outstanding service to veterans. “Military Times” ranked WVU Parkersburg sixth in its national “Best for Vets: Career and Technical Colleges” list for 2017. In addition, the college has earned the 2017 “Military Friendly School” designation by...Read More »
Students can now finish a variety of degrees through West Virginia University at Parkersburg’s Jackson County Center (JCC). Combining on-campus and online courses, students are able to earn certificates and associate degrees through a more convenient schedule.
“Through a combination of in-person classes at the Jackson County Center and online courses,...Read More »
West Virginia University at Parkersburg Board of Governors will meet Wednesday, Nov. 9. The meeting will take place at 3:15 p.m. in the President’s board room (room 1101).
Local middle schoolers will be competing in the First Lego League Robotics Qualifier on Saturday, Nov. 5at West Virginia University at Parkersburg. The competition runs from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. There will also be a Jr. First Lego League Expo from 2 to 4 p.m. for elementary school children.
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West Virginia University at Parkersburg’s student Peer Coaches are hosting a Christmas tree lighting to celebrate the season and begin collecting donations for the Humane Society of Parkersburg. The event, “A Doggone Meowy Christmas,” kicks off Thursday, Nov. 10 from 9 to 9:30 a.m. in the college’s student lounge.
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An online career tool is now available through West Virginia University at Parkersburg to assist individuals with their academic program and career decisions. Current and prospective students can access Career Coach from the college’s website.
Career Coach helps students select academic programs and career paths by providing the most current regional...Read More »