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WVU Parkersburg to hold third annual Pop Con event Oct. 20


West Virginia University at Parkersburg will host the third annual Parkersburg Pop Con on Saturday, Oct. 20 from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. in the College Activities Center. Sponsored by Tekko and Blue Heron Campground, and supported by the WVU

Posted in Foundation, General News, Special

WVU Parkersburg to host Clothesline Project in observance of Domestic Violence Awareness month

The West Virginia University at Parkersburg Criminal Justice student organization will host the local Domestic Violence Clothesline Project to raise awareness and advocate against violence, and bring to light the stories of victims and survivors in the region. The project

Posted in General News, Social Justice, Student Activities

WVU Parkersburg to host transgender singer and songwriter on Oct. 11 in observance of Coming Out Day

In observance of the 30th anniversary of National Coming Out Day, West Virginia University at Parkersburg’s Social Justice Committee will host Namoli Brennet, transgender singer/songwriter, for her program, “We Belong” on Thursday, Oct. 11 at noon in the college theater.

Posted in General News, Social Justice

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


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


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