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Pulizer Prize-winning tale “Of Mice and Men” comes to life on WVU Parkersburg stage

Parkersburg, W.Va. 2/6/13 – Critically acclaimed group The Acting Company brings John Steinbeck’s “Of Mice and Men” to the WVU Parkersburg stage as part of the college’s Distinguished Performance Series. The performance takes place Tuesday, Feb. 19 at 7 p.m.

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WVU Parkersburg, DuPont co-sponsor Fannie Lou Hamer theatrical presentation

Parkersburg, W.Va. 2/5/13 – In observance of Black History Month, West Virginia University at Parkersburg and DuPont Washington Works will co-sponsor a special event with Billie Jean Young. This actress, activist, poet and educator will present a moving performance of

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WVU Parkersburg Board of Governors to meet Feb. 6

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Parkersburg, W.Va. 2/4/13 – West Virginia University at Parkersburg Board of Governors will meet Wednesday, Feb. 6. The meeting will take place at 5:45 p.m. in the theatre. Visit www.wvup.edu/board_of_governors to view the complete agenda.

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WVU Parkersburg students to perform as part of state Collegiate Honor Choir

Parkersburg, W.Va. 1/30/13 – Six WVU Parkersburg students were chosen to participate in the 2013 West Virginia American Choral Directors Association’s (ACDA) Collegiate Honor Choir Concert. The concert will take place Saturday Feb. 2 at 1 p.m. at the Clay

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Fall 2012 WVU Parkersburg graduates announced

Parkersburg, W.Va. 1/29/13 – West Virginia University at Parkersburg awarded certificates, and associate and bachelor’s degrees to December 2012 graduates during commencement exercises held Friday, Dec. 14. Academic honors were awarded those graduates who attained a 3.50 to 3.749 grade

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WVU Parkersburg announces fall 2012 President’s and Dean’s scholars

Parkersburg, W.Va. 1/28/13 – West Virginia University at Parkersburg is pleased to announce its President’s and Dean’s scholars for the fall 2012 semester. President’s List Students on the President’s List maintained a 4.0 grade point average while earning 12 or

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WVU Parkersburg hosts ribbon cutting ceremony for new Culinary Academy

Parkersburg, W.Va. 1/24/13 – West Virginia Community and Technical College System (CTCS) chancellor James Skidmore joined West Virginia University at Parkersburg president Marie Foster Gnage, Ph.D., and other officials for the grand opening of the college’s new Culinary Academy. The

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Student teachers for spring 2013 announced

Parkersburg, W.Va. 1/24/13 – West Virginia University at Parkersburg education majors who are student teaching in Jackson, Wirt and Wood counties this spring Pleasants County – Supervisor – Bobby Adair, Daniel S. Pitts Jr.            

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WVU Parkersburg Board of Governors to meet Dec. 5

Parkersburg, W.Va. 11/30/12 – West Virginia University at Parkersburg Board of Governors will meet Wednesday, Dec. 5. The meeting will take place at 5:45 p.m. in the theatre. Visit http://www.wvup.edu/about/board-of-governors/agendas/ to view the complete agenda.  

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Phi Theta Kappa honor society at WVU Parkersburg inducts new members

Parkersburg, W.Va. 11/29/12 – West Virginia University at Parkersburg’s Sigma Omega chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) honor society conducted its fall 2012 induction ceremony Sunday, Nov. 11. During the ceremony, WVU Parkersburg president Marie Foster Gnage, Ph.D., was

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