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WVU Parkersburg to host Early Childhood Professionals Summit

Area agencies, including West Virginia University at Parkersburg, Birth to Three, Choices, Wood County Schools and RESA 5, are collaborating to host an Early Childhood Professionals Summit. The event takes place Monday, Aug. 3 from 8:30 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. at WVU

Posted in Education and Humanities, General News

Pharm tech program boasts 100 percent national certification exam pass rate

With 100 percent of graduates passing the Pharmacy Technician National Certification exam each year, West Virginia University at Parkersburg continues to meet the area’s demand for qualified pharmacy technicians. Recent graduates Debra Rice and Bruce Layman say their training and

Posted in Academic Affairs, General News, Health Sciences

Spring 2015 President’s and Dean’s scholars announced

West Virginia University at Parkersburg is pleased to announce its President’s and Dean’s scholars for the spring 2015 semester. President’s List Students on the President’s List maintained a 4.0 grade point average while earning 12 or more hours of college

Posted in Academic Affairs, General News, Student Services

Spring 2015 graduates announced

West Virginia University at Parkersburg awarded 387 certificates, associate and bachelor’s degrees to 337 May 2015 graduates during commencement exercises held. Saturday, May 16 in the College Activities Center. Academic honors were awarded to those graduates who attained a 3.50 to

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

CMT to feature local WVU Parkersburg students at concert event Thursday

CMT (Country Music Television) and West Virginia University at Parkersburg are featuring three students who will share their success stories at a special concert this Thursday, May 21. The event is part of the cable network’s CMT Empowering Education initiative

Posted in Academic Affairs, Alumni, General News, Non-Traditional Programs, Workforce & Community Education