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President Lamkin’s August Message

Posted in General News

WVU Parkersburg holds convocation for new students

Approximately 350 new students at West Virginia University at Parkersburg attended the college’s annual convocation on Tuesday, Aug. 22. The keynote speaker was WVU alumni, Dr. Brian J. Anderson. Dr. Anderson is the GE Plastics materials engineering professor in chemical

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WVU at Parkersburg Foundation meets to discuss college priorities

President Lamkin met with the WVU at Parkersburg Foundation Board of Directors on Aug. 15 to discuss various strategic priorities of the college for the 2017-2018 academic year, and beyond. Incorporated in 1971, the foundation provides support to the college

Posted in Foundation, General News

Editorial recognizes WVU Parkersburg for fiscal responsibility

The Parkersburg News and Sentinel recently published an editorial praising West Virginia University at Parkersburg for its outstanding work to balance the budget while increasing enrollment and retention despite budget cuts at the state level. The article states, “WVU-P has

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Fall 2017 student teachers announced

West Virginia University at Parkersburg’s Education Division is pleased to announce its Fall 2017 student teachers. “I truly believe Education is the key to success in life.” said Dr. David Lancaster, Education Division chair. “We as teachers have the opportunity

Posted in Academic Affairs, Education Division, General News