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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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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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WVU Parkersburg Criminal Justice students participate in Mock Prison Riot

West Virginia University at Parkersburg students in the Criminal Justice program recently traveled to Moundsville, West Virginia to participate in the annual Mock Prison Riot at the decommissioned West Virginia State Penitentiary. The event was hosted by the West Virginia

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Spring 2016 WVU Parkersburg graduates announced

West Virginia University at Parkersburg awarded certificates, associate and bachelor’s degrees to spring 2016 graduates at its commencement ceremony on May 7, 2016. Academic honors were awarded to those graduates who attained a 3.50 to 3.749 grade point average, cum

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WVU Parkersburg holds spring 2016 commencement, presents alumnus of the year award

West Virginia University at Parkersburg held its 45th annual spring 2016 commencement ceremony. More than 151 students participated in the commencement ceremony Saturday, May 7 at 2 p.m. The college has 328 students who are candidates for graduation pending final

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