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President Fletcher Lamkin to step down

Dr. Fletcher Lamkin, president of West Virginia University at Parkersburg, will step down from his position to assume presidency of Westminster College in Fulton, Mo. where he was president from 2000-2007. Lamkin, who was named WVU Parkersburg president in 2015,

Posted in General News

Center for Teaching Excellence celebrates grand opening

West Virginia University at Parkersburg’s Center for Teaching Excellence (CTE) celebrated its grand opening Wednesday, Oct. 11 with a mixer event for faculty. The CTE is hosting a week of events which began with a session on assessment vs. evaluation

Posted in Academic Affairs, General News

Author Jereme Ford to present “That’s Abuse Too” in recognition of Domestic Violence Awareness month

In recognition of domestic violence awareness month, West Virginia University at Parkersburg will present the program “That’s Abuse Too” with speaker Jereme Ford. The program takes place Oct. 2 from 11 a.m. to noon in the College Theater. A book

Posted in General News, Social Justice

Prepare for the Career Fair

Students, watch this video to learn what to do and what not to do while attending a Career Fair. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to network with over 70 employers on our campus on Oct. 11.

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U.S. veterans share Vietnam War experiences at WVU Parkersburg event

West Virginia University at Parkersburg hosted a screening of the new WV Public Broadcasting (WVPB) documentary “Vietnam: West Virginians Remember” on Thursday, Sept. 21. The film was followed by a panel discussion featuring three Vietnam veterans and a local historian.

Posted in Academic Affairs, General News, Humanities, Fine Arts and Social Sciences Division, Student Services, Veterans