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WVU Parkersburg holds convocation for new students

Approximately 350 new students at West Virginia University at Parkersburg attended the college’s annual convocation on Monday, Aug. 22. The keynote speaker was WVU Parkersburg alumna Dr. Teresa Wamer Bigley. Bigley is a 2016 graduate of the West Virginia School

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

WVU Parkersburg RN-BSN program receives national accreditation

West Virginia University at Parkersburg’s online bachelor of science in nursing (BSN) degree has received initial accreditation by the Accreditation Commission for Education (ACEN) in Nursing. This new accreditation is effective starting with the spring 2016 semester. ACEN is a

Posted in Academic Affairs, General News, Health Sciences

WVU at Parkersburg Foundation honors art students

West Virginia University at Parkersburg Foundation honors students Linda Short and Brandon Fleak with the 2016 Visual Art Award. The awards were presented at the WVU at Parkersburg Foundation board meeting on Tuesday, August 16. Both students received an engraved memento and a

Posted in Foundation, General News

Fall 2016 student teachers announced

West Virginia University at Parkersburg’s Education Division is excited to announce its Fall 2016 student teachers. It was a gratifying experience for me to meet with the WVU Parkersburg student teachers,” said Dr. David Lancaster, Education Division chair. “As I

Posted in Education and Humanities, General News

Summer 2016 president’s and dean’s list scholars announced

West Virginia University at Parkersburg is pleased to announce its President’s and Dean’s scholars for summer 2016. President’s Scholar Students on the President’s List maintained a 4.0 grade point average while earning 12 or more hours of college credit.  The

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