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Student Government Association elects new officers

Students at West Virginia University at Parkersburg have elected the new Student Government Association (SGA) officers for the 2017-2018 academic year. Austin Grimmett of Elizabeth, W.Va. was elected president for the term. “I am honored and thankful that the students

Posted in General News, Student Services

WVU Parkersburg Board approves in-state tuition rate for online programs

West Virginia University at Parkersburg has made a landmark move to begin offering in-state tuition to all students accepted into its three online baccalaureate degree programs. These programs include the Bachelor of Applied Science in Child Development, Bachelor of Science

Posted in Academic Affairs, Business, Accounting and Public Service Division, Education Division, General News, Nursing and Health Sciences Division

Van Devender Middle School principal named Alumna of the Year

West Virginia University at Parkersburg has named Darlene Murphy, principal for Van Devender Middle School, its 2017 Alumna of the Year. She was formally presented with her award at the college’s spring commencement ceremony on May 6. A special ceremony

Posted in Academic Affairs, Alumni, Education Division, General News

Pinning ceremony celebrates 18 nursing program graduates

West Virginia University at Parkersburg held its annual spring nursing pinning ceremony on Friday, May 5 in the College Activities Center. The pinning ceremony honors students who have completed graduation requirements for the associate of applied science in nursing. The

Posted in Academic Affairs, General News, Nursing and Health Sciences Division

Board of Governors to meet May 10

West Virginia University at Parkersburg Board of Governors will meet Wednesday, May 10. The meeting will take place at 3:15 p.m. in the Jackson County Center (Ripley) student lounge. Complete agenda: 

Posted in General News