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Student teachers attend Marshall educator event

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

Posted in Academic Affairs, Career Services and Cooperative Education, Education and Humanities, Student Services

WVU Parkersburg launches online tool to help students graduate on time

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

Posted in Academic Affairs, General News, Student Services

WVU Parkersburg named Military Friendly Silver Award recipient

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

Posted in General News, Student Services, Veterans

WVU Parkersburg elementary education program earns high accreditation marks

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

Posted in Academic Affairs, Education and Humanities, General News

WVU Parkersburg celebrates Women’s History Month with Eleanor Roosevelt presentation

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

Posted in General News, Social Justice