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Ensemble Espanol Spanish Dance Theatre kicks off WVU Parkersburg performance series Sept. 24

West Virginia University at Parkersburg’s Distinguished Performance Series presents Chicago-based dance company Ensemble Espanol Spanish Dance Theatre on Thursday, Sept. 24. The show begins at 7 p.m. in the College Activities Center. For four decades, Ensemble Espanol Spanish Dance Theatre

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WVU Parkersburg announces student teachers for Fall 2015

West Virginia University at Parkersburg’s Education Division is pleased to announce its Fall 2015 student teachers. “We have an outstanding group this year, and we look forward to watching our student teachers further develop their skills by working with students,

Posted in Academic Affairs, Education and Humanities, General News

Dr. Patrice Harris to speak at convocation ceremony for new students

On Monday, Aug. 24 at 11 a.m., West Virginia University at Parkersburg will hold its annual convocation ceremony in the College Activities Center. Dr. Patrice Harris will be this year’s speaker at the event. Harris is a Bluefield, W.Va. native

Posted in Academic Affairs, General News, Student Services

New preschool at Center for Early Learning starts Sept. 8

To meet the growing needs of parents in the Mid-Ohio Valley, West Virginia University at Parkersburg is launching a new preschool next month. The part-time preschool will educate children ages 3 to 4 and begins Tuesday, Sept. 8. It is

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Renowned speaker works with faculty and staff to enhance student success initiatives

Faculty and staff at West Virginia University at Parkersburg participated in a series of professional development activities this month to prepare for fall semester. Notably, award-winning author and international speaker Dr. Vincent Tinto was the keynote speaker. “We are thrilled

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