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WVU Parkersburg nursing program receives national accreditation

West Virginia University at Parkersburg’s Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree has received Initial Accreditation by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing. This new accreditation is effective starting Spring 2016. ACEN is a specialized professional accreditor for practical, diploma, associate, baccalaureate,

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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

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WVU Parkersburg announces two new division chairpersons

West Virginia University at Parkersburg has recently named two new division chairpersons. The new chairs are Chad Crumbaker for the Business, Accounting and Public Service Division and Rebecca Hoff for the Humanities, Fine Arts and Social Sciences Division. Crumbaker earned

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Registration deadline extended to July 27 for Early Childhood Professionals Summit

West Virginia University at Parkersburg’s Education division is hosting its annual Early Childhood Professionals Summit on Friday, Aug. 5. The summit takes place from 9 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. in the College Activities Center at WVU Parkersburg. “We have teamed

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WVU Parkersburg receives grant for Legal Studies sustainability

The West Virginia Council for Community and Technical College Education recently awarded a $164,971 grant to West Virginia University at Parkersburg for its legal studies program. The grant is a three-year extension of an earlier grant that helped to launch

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