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Spring 2017 student teachers announced

West Virginia University at Parkersburg’s Education Division is pleased to announce its Spring 2017 student teachers. “I know this group of student teachers will touch thousands of lives in a positive manner during their teaching careers,” said Dr. David Lancaster,

Posted in General News

WVU Parkersburg Board of Governors to meet Jan. 11

West Virginia University at Parkersburg Board of Governors will meet Thursday, April 21. The meeting will take place at 3:15 p.m. in the President’s board room (room 1101). Complete agenda: 

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WVU Parkersburg professor announces upcoming book release

Sandra Kolankiewicz, associate professor of English for West Virginia University at Parkersburg, announced the upcoming release of her new chapbook, “Lost in Transition.” Kolankiewicz describes herself as a writer of the dangers of domesticity, and “Lost in Transition” explores themes

Posted in General News, Social Sciences and Languages

WVU Parkersburg receives grant from FirstEnergy Foundation

The FirstEnergy Foundation has awarded a $3,000 grant to West Virginia University at Parkersburg Foundation. The funds will go towards supporting the foundation’s general operations. “We are grateful for the continued support of the FirstEnergy Foundation,” said Senta Goudy, executive

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Leslie Sims Named WVU Parkersburg’s Outstanding Contributor at 2016 WVCCA Conference

Leslie Sims, registrar at West Virginia University at Parkersburg, was recognized as an Outstanding Contributor to Community College Education. Sims received the award during the 2016 annual conference of the West Virginia Community College held December 7, 2016 at the

Posted in General News, Student Services