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WVU Parkersburg Board approves in-state tuition rate for online programs

West Virginia University at Parkersburg has made a landmark move to begin offering in-state tuition to all students accepted into its three online baccalaureate degree programs. These programs include the Bachelor of Applied Science in Child Development, Bachelor of Science

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Van Devender Middle School principal named Alumna of the Year

West Virginia University at Parkersburg has named Darlene Murphy, principal for Van Devender Middle School, its 2017 Alumna of the Year. She was formally presented with her award at the college’s spring commencement ceremony on May 6. A special ceremony

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Pinning ceremony celebrates 18 nursing program graduates

West Virginia University at Parkersburg held its annual spring nursing pinning ceremony on Friday, May 5 in the College Activities Center. The pinning ceremony honors students who have completed graduation requirements for the associate of applied science in nursing. The

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College Chorale to present spring concert

West Virginia University at Parkersburg’s College Chorale student organization performed its spring concert on Saturday, April 29 in the College Theatre. The concert included psalm setting from several traditions, a setting of William Blake’s Songs of Innocence, traditional spirituals, and

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Phi Theta Kappa honor society inducts new members

West Virginia University at Parkersburg’s Sigma Omega chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) honor society welcomed 11 new members during the Spring 2017 semester. A formal induction ceremony was held at the campus on Friday, March 31. Students took

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