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WVU Parkersburg at the mall

Hopefully you were able to join us at the mall on Oct. 24 as we showcased our academic programs and encouraged students and alumni to share their stories about why they chose WVU Parkersburg. Share your story about why you

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Motivational speaker Jerry Traylor to visit for Disability History Week

In observance of Disability History Week in West Virginia, West Virginia University at Parkersburg will host motivational speaker Jerry Traylor. He will share his story with the at 11 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 19 in the College Activities Center. A

Posted in General News, Social Justice, Student Activities

Backdoor Comedy Club presents comedian and magician Michael Kent

West Virginia University at Parkersburg’s Backdoor Comedy Club will host a night of comedy and magic as comic and magician Michael Kent performs live on Friday, Oct. 16 at 8 p.m. in the College Activities Center. This event is for

Posted in General News, Student Activities, Student Services

WVU Parkersburg presents: Haters, Sinners, and the Rest of Us: The Gay Debate Today

On Monday, October 12, 2015, In observance of Coming Out Day (Oct. 11), West Virginia University at Parkersburg will host a public lecture by philosopher, moralist and gay-rights advocate, Dr. John Corvino titled “Haters, Sinners, and the Rest of Us:

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Message from President Lamkin and Campus Police

Dear Members of the WVU-Parkersburg Community, In light of the violence that has taken place in campus communities, most recently in Oregon, campus police officer Al Collins has prepared the following video to describe current procedures in the event of

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