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WVU Parkersburg STEM division awarded grant for new manufacturing program

The West Virginia Community and Technical College System awarded its Rapid Response grant to West Virginia University at Parkesburg’s Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) division to launch an advanced manufacturing degree program. The associate of applied science degree will

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Chemours makes donation to West Virginia University at Parkersburg

The Chemours Company made a donation to West Virginia University at Parkersburg, providing upgrades to the college’s Computer Information Technology (CIT) program. The WVU at Parkersburg Foundation accepted the gift on behalf of the college as part of their mission

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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

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CIT students gain experience through Learn and Earn program

West Virginia University at Parkersburg now offers students the opportunity to gain work experience while completing their Computer Information Technology (CIT) associate degree. Currently, three students enrolled in the CIT program work at Chemours and Woodcraft while completing their studies

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WVU Parkersburg will host First Lego League Robotics competition

Local middle schoolers will be competing in the First Lego League Robotics Qualifier on Saturday, Nov. 5at West Virginia University at Parkersburg. The competition runs from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. There will also be a Jr. First Lego League

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