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WVU Parkersburg to host diversity and inclusion presentation by Michael Fosberg on Feb. 13

West Virginia University at Parkersburg will host author-activist Michael Fosberg on Tuesday, Feb. 13. The one-hour theatrical presentation, “Incognito,” begins at noon in the College Theatre. A Q&A session will follow the event. “Incognito” is a narrative in which Fosberg

Posted in Academic Affairs, General News, Social Justice, Student Activities, Student Services

Wood County Science Fair winners present to WVU Parkersburg elementary education students

Three winners from the 2017 Wood County Science Fair presented their projects to West Virginia University at Parkersburg’s Education 305: Instructional Strategies in Science class on Friday, Jan. 19. Eighth graders from Parkersburg Catholic High School Taylor Galloway (1st in

Posted in Academic Affairs, Education Division, Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics

Invitation for Third Party Comments

West Virginia University at Parkersburg is seeking comments from the public about the college in preparation for its periodic evaluation by its regional accrediting agency. The college will host a visit March 5-6, 2018 with a team representing the Higher

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Center for Teaching Excellence celebrates grand opening

West Virginia University at Parkersburg’s Center for Teaching Excellence (CTE) celebrated its grand opening Wednesday, Oct. 11 with a mixer event for faculty. The CTE is hosting a week of events which began with a session on assessment vs. evaluation

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U.S. veterans share Vietnam War experiences at WVU Parkersburg event

West Virginia University at Parkersburg hosted a screening of the new WV Public Broadcasting (WVPB) documentary “Vietnam: West Virginians Remember” on Thursday, Sept. 21. The film was followed by a panel discussion featuring three Vietnam veterans and a local historian.

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