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Fast track aluminum welding course comes to WVU Parkersburg

West Virginia University at Parkersburg is offering a new 10-week course in aluminum welding. The specialized course offers hands-on training suitable for experienced welders and beginners. While the Bureau of Labor Statistics projected welding jobs to increase 6 percent nationwide,

Posted in General News, Workforce & Community Education

Sigma Omega Chapter recognized at regional Phi Theta Kappa convention

West Virginia University at Parkersburg’s Sigma Omega chapter of Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) recently brought home numerous awards and recognitions. The chapter attended the 2015 Virginia/West Virginia Regional Convention held March 6-8 at Tidewater Community College in Chesapeake, Virginia where

Posted in Academic Affairs, Alumni, General News, Student Services

WVU Parkersburg to host event for elementary education alumni

West Virginia University at Parkersburg is celebrating March 2015 as “Architects of the Future” Month to commemorate 25 years of teaching excellence through its elementary education program. The celebration begins with a reception for education program alumni on March 13

Posted in Academic Affairs, Alumni, Education and Humanities, General News

Apply for surgical technology today

The surgical technology program  is currently accepting applications for fall admission. Applications can be obtained in the Health Sciences office or by visiting The first Psychological Services Bureau (PSB) entrance exam will be this Friday, March 13, starting at 9

Posted in Academic Affairs, General News, Health Sciences

Board of Governors to meet March 11

West Virginia University at Parkersburg Board of Governors will meet Wednesday March 11. The meeting will take place at 3:15 p.m. in the College Activities Center. Complete Agenda: 

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