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Spring 2015 graduates announced

West Virginia University at Parkersburg awarded 387 certificates, associate and bachelor’s degrees to 337 May 2015 graduates during commencement exercises held. Saturday, May 16 in the College Activities Center. Academic honors were awarded to those graduates who attained a 3.50 to

Posted in Academic Affairs, Alumni, General News, Student Services, Veterans

Free Two-Day Training for Veterans and Spouses at WVU Parkersburg

West Virginia University at Parkersburg’s Veterans Resource Center and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) hosts Boots to Business: Reboot, an entrepreneurship training course for veterans and their spouses starting Wednesday, May 20 through Thursday, May 21, from 8:30 a.m.

Posted in General News, Veterans

Veterans advocate Shawn Healy appointed to Senator Manchin’s advisory group

West Virginia University at Parkersburg Veterans Advocate, Shawn Healy, has been appointed to serve on the Veterans Advisory Group for Senator Manchin. The committee is responsible for addressing issues faced by the state’s 167,000 veterans. Nearly 40 veterans attended the

Posted in General News, Veterans

PR students and Veterans Resource Center host Can Hunger Games: Obstacle Course Event

West Virginia University at Parkersburg’s public relations writing and case studies class in conjunction with the Veterans Resource Center will host a Can Hunger Games obstacle course event. This event is to raise awareness and donations for The Riverhawk Nest,

Posted in Business and Economics, General News, Student Activities, Veterans

Applications open for 2015 Jan Dils Walk4Vets Scholarship at WVU Parkersburg

Applications are now open for the 2015 Jan Dils Walk4Vets Scholarship, sponsored by the WVU at Parkersburg Foundation and the Veterans Corps. The scholarship provides area veterans with the funds and resources needed to better their careers through an education

Posted in Academic Affairs, Foundation, General News, Veterans