News Archives

New Center for Student Services prepares for official opening

On Thursday, March 11, WVU Parkersburg held a special ribbon cutting ceremony commemorating the completion of its new Center for Student Services. This Center provides students with better access to advising, records, testing, financial assistance and more.

Posted in Campus Projects, Construction, General News, Student Services

Message from President Lamkin

A lot of exciting things are happening as we start a new semester at WVU Parkersburg! Watch this latest update from President Lamkin to hear all about it.

Posted in Academic Affairs, Alumni, Campus Projects, General News, Student Services, Workforce & Community Education

Katherine Lutz Coppock establishes Oakland fund

Katherine Lutz Coppock, great great granddaughter of James McNeil Stephenson, has joined her brother John Lutz in helping to preserve and maintain their ancestral home. This week she met with members of the WVU at Parkersburg Foundation Board of Directors

Posted in Alumni, Campus Projects, Foundation, General News

Board approves sales of Downtown Center properties

At its Dec. 2 meeting, the West Virginia University at Parkersburg Board of Governors voted to sell the college’s Downtown Center properties located at 707 and 709 Market Street. Parkersburg Brewing Company, a small locally owned micro brewing company, provided

Posted in Campus Projects, General News

Employees caught doing “good”

President Lamkin recognized the Facilities and Grounds staff for going above and beyond to prepare for the implementation of the one-stop student services center. The staff quickly and efficiently relocated many student services and staff offices and then began working

Posted in Campus Projects, General News