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WVU Parkersburg and the Historic Smoot Theatre to host “Challenges to Democracy” film series

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West Virginia University at Parkersburg and the Smoot Theatre will host the film series, “Challenges to Democracy” during the fall 2018 semester. “Lincoln,” the first movie in the series, will be shown Thursday, Sept. 13 at 6:30 p.m. in the

Posted in General News

WVU Parkersburg Entrepreneur Center to host grand opening on Sept. 6

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The West Virginia University at Parkersburg Entrepreneur Center, in partner with the Chamber of Commerce of the Mid-Ohio Valley will host its grand opening at 5:30 pm on Sept. 6 in the Workforce and Economic Development Building. The event is

Posted in General News, Workforce & Community Education

WVU Parkersburg to host human trafficking presentation on Sept. 6

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West Virginia University at Parkersburg’s Social Justice Committee will host Dr. Patrick Kerr on Thursday, Sept. 6 at 6:30 p.m. for an informative presentation, “Understanding Human Trafficking in West Virginia: A Statewide Perspective on a Worldwide Problem.” The presentation will

Posted in General News, Social Justice

WVU Parkersburg STEM division awarded grant for new manufacturing program

The West Virginia Community and Technical College System awarded its Rapid Response grant to West Virginia University at Parkesburg’s Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) division to launch an advanced manufacturing degree program. The associate of applied science degree will

Posted in General News, Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics

WVU Parkersburg and FirstEnergy Teen Tech Academy a success

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West Virginia University at Parkersburg, in partnership with FirstEnergy, held the first Teen Tech Academy from July 30 – August 2 at the WVU Parkersburg Workforce and Economic Development building. Participants were allowed the opportunity to learn about computer science

Posted in General News, Workforce & Community Education