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Former White House liaison and U.S. Department of Justice official Shirlethia Franklin to speak at WVU Parkersburg commencement

West Virginia University at Parkersburg will hold its fall commencement ceremony on Saturday, Dec. 15 at 10:30 a.m. in the college activities center. Former White House liaison and senior United States Department of Justice official Shirlethia Franklin, Esquire will give

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WVU Parkersburg students first to represent state in virtual financial trading competition

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Three students from West Virginia University at Parkersburg can now add real-world experience in financial trading to their resumes after recently participating in the TD Ameritrade thinkorswim® Challenge. The national competition gives undergraduate students a hands-on approach to managing money

Posted in Business Accounting and Public Service Division, General News

WVU Parkersburg and the Actors Guild of Parkersburg present Ken Ludwig’s ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas

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West Virginia University at Parkersburg and the Actors Guild of Parkersburg will host two showings of Ken Ludwig’s “‘Twas the Night Before Christmas” on Saturday, Dec. 8 in the college theater. Performed by the Guild Builders Teen Workshop, the first

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WVU Parkersburg’s Online Child Development Degree Ranked Most Affordable in the Nation

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For the second consecutive year, West Virginia University at Parkersburg has been recognized as the most affordable college in the nation for its online bachelor’s degree in child development by the SR Education Group. “We are very excited that our

Posted in Education Division, General News

WVU Parkersburg to participate in #GivingTuesday on Nov. 27

West Virginia University at Parkersburg will participate in the day-long global fundraising initiative #GivingTuesday on November 27. Following Thanksgiving and the widely recognized shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday, #GivingTuesday is a day of giving created to harness the

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