News Archives

WVU Parkersburg earns national recognition for outstanding service to veterans

West Virginia University at Parkersburg has earned recognition by two national organizations for its outstanding service to veterans. “Military Times” ranked WVU Parkersburg sixth in its national “Best for Vets: Career and Technical Colleges” list for 2017. In addition, the

Posted in General News, Student Services, Veterans

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 holds spring 2016 commencement, presents alumnus of the year award

West Virginia University at Parkersburg held its 45th annual spring 2016 commencement ceremony. More than 151 students participated in the commencement ceremony Saturday, May 7 at 2 p.m. The college has 328 students who are candidates for graduation pending final

Posted in Academic Affairs, Alumni, Business and Economics, Education and Humanities, General News, Health Sciences, Non-Traditional Programs, Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics, Social Sciences and Languages, Student Services, Veterans

WVU Parkersburg named Readers’ Choice for Best in Higher Education

For the ninth consecutive year, the Mid-Ohio Valley voted West Virginia University at Parkersburg as The Parkersburg News and Sentinel Readers’ Choice for Best in Higher Education. “We are proud to be the college of choice in the Valley,” said

Posted in Academic Affairs, Alumni, Business and Economics, Education and Humanities, General News, Health Sciences, Non-Traditional Programs, Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics, Social Sciences and Languages, Student Activities, Student Services, Veterans

WVU Parkersburg partners with W.Va. Dept. of Agriculture for Veterans to Agriculture project

West Virginia University at Parkersburg and the West Virginia Department of Agriculture have partnered to get veterans farming. On Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016, WVU Parkersburg will host its first Veterans and Warriors to Agriculture workshop in the WVU Parkersburg Veterans

Posted in General News, Veterans