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WVU Parkersburg receives grant from FirstEnergy Foundation

The FirstEnergy Foundation has awarded a $3,000 grant to West Virginia University at Parkersburg Foundation. The funds will go towards supporting the foundation’s general operations. “We are grateful for the continued support of the FirstEnergy Foundation,” said Senta Goudy, executive

Posted in Foundation, General News

Leslie Sims Named WVU Parkersburg’s Outstanding Contributor at 2016 WVCCA Conference

Leslie Sims, registrar at West Virginia University at Parkersburg, was recognized as an Outstanding Contributor to Community College Education. Sims received the award during the 2016 annual conference of the West Virginia Community College held December 7, 2016 at the

Posted in General News, Student Services

WVU Parkersburg offers Beulah Tefft Webb scholarship to nursing students

West Virginia University at Parkersburg announces it will be offering a new scholarship to students. The Beulah Tefft Webb Memorial Nursing Scholarship is available to eligible students entering the nursing programs beginning in January 20167 Beulah Tefft Webb was a

Posted in Academic Affairs, Foundation, General News, Health Sciences

Governor appoints Hushion, Landers and Oliverio to WVU Parkersburg Board of Governors

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

Posted in General News

WVU Parkersburg holds fall 2016 commencement ceremony

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

Posted in Academic Affairs, Alumni, General News