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West Virginia University at Parkersburg to hold religious freedom panel discussion with area clergy

West Virginia University at Parkersburg will host the first in a series of annual programs on religious freedom on Thursday, March 28, at 6 p.m. in the college theater (room 1305). This year’s program, “Religious Freedom: Exploring Diversity within the

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WVU Parkersburg celebrates Women’s History Month with symposium of local women in academia, government and media

West Virginia University at Parkersburg will recognize and celebrate National Women’s History Month with “The Climb Symposium” on Tuesday, March 26, from 11:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. in the college theater (room 1305). Sponsored by the WVU Parkersburg Social Justice

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NPR TV critic Eric Deggans decodes the media’s coverage of race and culture during presentation at WVU Parkersburg on Feb. 25

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The West Virginia University at Parkersburg Social Justice Committee will host National Public Radio (NPR) television critic Eric Deggans on Monday, Feb. 25 from 12:15-1 p.m. in the college theater (room 1305). The presentation, “Building Bridges Instead of Walls: Decoding

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Community faith leaders to join Fairness West Virginia for panel discussion at WVU Parkersburg

West Virginia University at Parkersburg’s Social Justice Committee will host a “Faith is Fairness” panel discussion sponsored by Fairness West Virginia on Monday, Feb. 18 at 6 p.m. in the college theater (room 1305). The event is free and open

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West Virginia University at Parkersburg to host writer, speaker and LGBTQ advocate Shane Bitney Crone on Feb. 14

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The West Virginia University at Parkersburg Social Justice Committee will host Shane Bitney Crone, writer, speaker and LGBTQ advocate on Thursday, Feb. 14 from 12:15 – 1 p.m. in the college theater (room 1305). The event, made possible by Higher

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