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WVU Parkersburg to host West Virginia’s Poet Laureate Marc Harshman on April 11

West Virginia University at Parkersburg will celebrate National Poetry Month with two readings by West Virginia Poet Laureate Marc Harshman on Wednesday, April 11 in the college theater. Both readings are free to attend and open to the public. Harshman

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WVU Parkersburg to present three-part opioid education series beginning March 29

West Virginia University at Parkersburg will present a three-part education series to bring opioid addiction awareness to the Mid-Ohio Valley. The series, “Opioid Addiction: Educating, Responding, Treating,” takes place Thursdays, March 29, April 5 and April 12 at 6 p.m.

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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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U.S. veterans share Vietnam War experiences at WVU Parkersburg event

West Virginia University at Parkersburg hosted a screening of the new WV Public Broadcasting (WVPB) documentary “Vietnam: West Virginians Remember” on Thursday, Sept. 21. The film was followed by a panel discussion featuring three Vietnam veterans and a local historian.

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WVU Parkersburg now offers in-state tuition rates for all Ohio residents

West Virginia University at Parkersburg will begin offering all Ohio residents in-state tuition rates regardless of their program of study or location. These new tuition rates will take effect in the coming weeks, starting with the Fall 2017 semester, which

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