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WVU Parkersburg receives grant for landscape enhancement

FirstEnergy Foundation has awarded a $3,000 grant to West Virginia University at Parkersburg. The funds are currently being used to enhance the college’s landscaping with WVU Parkersburg’s student environmental group, the Ecohawks, providing assistance with the update. The purpose of

Posted in Foundation, General News, Student Activities, Sustainability

Student Veterans of America representative to speak at WVU Parkersburg event

The student Veterans Corps and Veterans Resource Center of West Virginia University at Parkersburg is hosting a “Welcome Back” luncheon for new and returning student veterans on Wednesday, Aug. 10. Walter Tilman from the national office of Student Veterans of

Posted in General News, Student Activities, Student Services, Veterans

WVU Parkersburg Center for Early Learning offers summer camps for kids ages 3 to 5

Parents looking for fun learning experiences for their preschoolers can enroll their children in West Virginia University at Parkersburg’s summer camps. The camps cover a variety of topics and begin in July at the college’s Center for Early Learning. The

Posted in Education and Humanities, Foundation, General News, Student Activities

WVU Parkersburg Criminal Justice students participate in Mock Prison Riot

West Virginia University at Parkersburg students in the Criminal Justice program recently traveled to Moundsville, West Virginia to participate in the annual Mock Prison Riot at the decommissioned West Virginia State Penitentiary. The event was hosted by the West Virginia

Posted in Business and Economics, General News, Student Activities

WVU Parkersburg’s Phi Theta Kappa inducts new members

West Virginia University at Parkersburg’s Sigma Omega chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa honor society welcomed 13 new members for spring 2016. All members participated in a formal induction ceremony. Students took the official oath of membership to uphold Phi

Posted in Academic Affairs, General News, Student Activities