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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

Return to summer hours adds flexibility, reduces utility costs

Beginning Monday, May 19, West Virginia University at Parkersburg will return to the Summer Scheduling Program. The college will extend its daily public hours to 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Thursday. Some offices, such as the non-traditional studies

Posted in Academic Affairs, Athletics, Campus Projects, General News, Social Justice, Student Activities, Student Government Association, Student Services, Sustainability, Workforce & Community Education