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WVU Parkersburg to host human trafficking presentation on Sept. 6

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West Virginia University at Parkersburg’s Social Justice Committee will host Dr. Patrick Kerr on Thursday, Sept. 6 at 6:30 p.m. for an informative presentation, “Understanding Human Trafficking in West Virginia: A Statewide Perspective on a Worldwide Problem.” The presentation will

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WVU Parkersburg to host diversity and inclusion presentation by Michael Fosberg on Feb. 13

West Virginia University at Parkersburg will host author-activist Michael Fosberg on Tuesday, Feb. 13. The one-hour theatrical presentation, “Incognito,” begins at noon in the College Theatre. A Q&A session will follow the event. “Incognito” is a narrative in which Fosberg

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Author Jereme Ford to present “That’s Abuse Too” in recognition of Domestic Violence Awareness month

In recognition of domestic violence awareness month, West Virginia University at Parkersburg will present the program “That’s Abuse Too” with speaker Jereme Ford. The program takes place Oct. 2 from 11 a.m. to noon in the College Theater. A book

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Clothesline Project to raise domestic violence, sexual assault awareness

In observance of Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM), West Virginia University at Parkersburg is hosting the local Clothesline Project, a visual display that bears witness to violence against women. The local Clothesline Project includes displays for survivors and victims of

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WVU Parkersburg presents “Women in Literature” speaker as part of Women’s History Month

In celebration of Women’s History Month, West Virginia University at Parkersburg is hosting “Images of Women in Literature – Past and Present.” This guest presentation by WVU Associate Professor Ethel Morgan Smith takes place Wednesday, March 29 from 12:30 to

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