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Veterans Corps members attend Leadership Summit in N.Y.

Members from West Virginia University at Parkersburg’s student Veterans Corps recently traveled to New York City for the Student Veterans of America (SVA) Leadership Summit. Students Peshka Calloway and Justin Williamson attended the event July 16 and 17 to gain

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

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

In an effort to attract and retain veterans to the field of agriculture, West Virginia University at Parkersburg and the West Virginia Department of Agriculture have partnered for the Veterans and Warriors to Agriculture project. WVU Parkersburg is the first

Posted in Academic Affairs, General News, Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics, Sustainability, Veterans

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

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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.

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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

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