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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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WVU Parkersburg announces new initiatives to make enrolling easier for students

Students registering for the spring 2017 semester will have an easier time getting started with West Virginia University at Parkersburg’s new initiatives. These include the elimination of placement tests, an improved course schedule to provide more flexibility, and new math

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Applied Technologies Center Virtual Tour

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