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Van Devender Middle School principal named Alumna of the Year

West Virginia University at Parkersburg has named Darlene Murphy, principal for Van Devender Middle School, its 2017 Alumna of the Year. She was formally presented with her award at the college’s spring commencement ceremony on May 6. A special ceremony

Posted in Academic Affairs, Alumni, Education Division, General News

Pinning ceremony celebrates 18 nursing program graduates

West Virginia University at Parkersburg held its annual spring nursing pinning ceremony on Friday, May 5 in the College Activities Center. The pinning ceremony honors students who have completed graduation requirements for the associate of applied science in nursing. The

Posted in Academic Affairs, General News, Nursing and Health Sciences Division

WVU Parkersburg holds spring commencement ceremony

West Virginia University at Parkersburg held its 46th annual spring commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 6 at 10:30 a.m. This semester, the college has 283 students who are candidates for graduation pending final grades with approximately 130 who participated in

Posted in General News

Board of Governors to meet May 10

West Virginia University at Parkersburg Board of Governors will meet Wednesday, May 10. The meeting will take place at 3:15 p.m. in the Jackson County Center (Ripley) student lounge. Complete agenda: 

Posted in General News

Hefner family provides scholarship funding for WVU Parkersburg students

The WVU at Parkersburg Foundation is pleased to accept a gift from John and Kris Hefner for the Hefner Educational Fund. The fund, titled “Paying It Forward,” was created in 2012 to assist area high school graduates. This month, the

Posted in Foundation, General News