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WVU Parkersburg to relocate and renovate student tutoring center

West Virginia University at Parkersburg is moving its campus Tutoring Center to a more convenient location for its students. The move will take the center from the lower level of the college to the main floor, next to the college

Posted in Academic Affairs, Campus Projects, Construction, General News

Variety of community education classes begin at WVU Parkersburg this fall

Starting in October, West Virginia University at Parkersburg will offer affordable, non-credit education opportunities to the community. The schedule includes 44 community education classes that cover such topics as history, arts and crafts, and computer skills. The complete list of

Posted in Academic Affairs, General News, Workforce & Community Education

WVU Parkersburg holds convocation for new students

Approximately 350 new students at West Virginia University at Parkersburg attended the college’s annual convocation on Monday, Aug. 22. The keynote speaker was WVU Parkersburg alumna Dr. Teresa Wamer Bigley. Bigley is a 2016 graduate of the West Virginia School

Posted in Academic Affairs, Alumni, General News, Student Services

WVU Parkersburg RN-BSN program receives national accreditation

West Virginia University at Parkersburg’s online bachelor of science in nursing (BSN) degree has received initial accreditation by the Accreditation Commission for Education (ACEN) in Nursing. This new accreditation is effective starting with the spring 2016 semester. ACEN is a

Posted in Academic Affairs, General News, Health Sciences

Fall 2016 student teachers announced

West Virginia University at Parkersburg’s Education Division is excited to announce its Fall 2016 student teachers. It was a gratifying experience for me to meet with the WVU Parkersburg student teachers,” said Dr. David Lancaster, Education Division chair. “As I

Posted in Education and Humanities, General News