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WVU Parkersburg offers community classes in photography, boating safety and more

Beginning this month, West Virginia University at Parkersburg is offering community members the chance to gain knowledge and skills in a variety of subjects. Non-credit classes are available in boating safety, basic computer skills, digital photography, and Facebook. These affordable

Posted in Alumni, General News, Workforce & Community Education

April message from President Lamkin

Posted in Academic Affairs, Alumni, General News, Safety, Student Services

Career Fair features more than 50 employers

West Virginia University at Parkersburg is partnering with Workforce West Virginia to host its Spring 2016 Career Fair on Apr. 6 at 10 a.m. The annual career fair will be held at the WVU Parkersburg College Activities Center. The first

Posted in Academic Affairs, Career Services and Cooperative Education, General News, Non-Traditional Programs, Student Activities, Student Services

WVU Parkersburg participates in Sexual Assault Awareness Month

West Virginia University at Parkersburg is one of 17 college campuses in West Virginia partnering with nine rape crisis centers to host a pledge event to take a stand against sexual assault. Additionally, WVU Parkersburg’s Social Justice Committee is sponsoring

Posted in General News, Social Justice

Explorers Club offers career experiences for middle school students

West Virginia University at Parkersburg recently launched the Explorers Club, which is part of Learning for Life Corporation’s national Exploring program to provide real-world, hands-on career experiences and leadership training for middle school students. The next Explorers Club meeting is

Posted in Academic Affairs, General News, Student Services