Complete Your Business Degree through Evening Classes at the Caperton Center

Complete Your Business Degree through Evening Classes at the Caperton Center

Starting in the fall, students who live and work in Harrison County will have the opportunity to complete a four-year degree in Business Administration at the Gaston Caperton...

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VITA Income Tax Preparation Assistance Canceled for March 6-7

VITA Income Tax Preparation Assistance Canceled for March 6-7

Notice: VITA Income Tax Preparation assistance canceled for Friday and Saturday, March 6 and 7. March 6 location was to be FSU, and March 7 was to be Kingwood. Fairmont State...

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Books on Irish Folklore Donated to FSU in Memory of Holly White

Books on Irish Folklore Donated to FSU in Memory of Holly White

A collection of books on Irish folklore has been donated to the Frank and Jane Gabor West Virginia Folklife Center in memory of Fairmont State University alumna Holly White. Rev....

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Rafferty Selected for Judith A. Herndon Fellowship

Rafferty Selected for Judith A. Herndon Fellowship

When Sean Rafferty arrived at Fairmont State University as a freshman in 2011, he knew two things for certain: he was going to major in Political Science and he wanted to join...

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Three police officers in the Department of Public Safety, which provides services for Fairmont State University and Pierpont Community & Technical College, graduated from the West Virginia State Police Academy Basic Class in 2014. The new certified officers—C.J. Funk, Jared Martin and John Nigh—were recognized by the FSU Board of Governors for their accomplishment.

C.J. Funk is a Campus Police Officer for the Department of Public Safety.

Martin worked for the Department of...

The North Central West Virginia Regional Math, Science, Energy and Engineering Fair to be hosted on the Fairmont State University campus in Fairmont on Saturday, Feb. 21, has been postponed to Saturday, March 7, due to expected inclement weather

Middle and high school students who have registered to participate should contact their science teacher for more information. No additional project registrations will be accepted past the original deadline.

Fairmont State University will host the 2015 Dominion West Virginia State Science and Engineering Fair on March 27 and 28 on its main campus in Fairmont. Entries are being sought from West Virginia students in grades nine through 12.

The deadline for submissions is March 16. Early bird registration is available through Feb. 23. To allow the Scientific Review Committee to thoroughly review all projects prior to the WVSSEF, no late registrations will be accepted.

Projects must be...

Webster County High School and the Fairmont State University School of Education, Health and Human Performance have launched a groundbreaking partnership to recruit, educate and retain the next generation of classroom professionals. WCHS and FSU signed a partnership agreement to offer dual credit classes, comprehensive professional development and an articulation agreement for students in the Careers in Education program.

The Careers in Education program is a four-course career and...

The Fairmont State University School of Fine Arts presents a solo art exhibition by Jessica Summers in February and March.

An exhibition opening and artist’s lecture is planned for 1 p.m. Monday, Feb. 16, in the JD Brooks Gallery, located on the fourth floor of Wallman Hall. The show runs through March 13. Admission is free and open to the public. For more information, call (304) 367-4219.

Jessica Anne Summers received her B.F.A. in Two-Dimensional Studies and Art Education...

Elizabeth A. Savage is a professor of English at Fairmont State University, where she also serves as poetry editor for Kestrel: A Journal of Literature & Art. The journal was founded in 1993 and has earned an excellent international reputation as a competitive and skillfully designed literary magazine. Three Cities will feature more about the journal in a future issue.

Her newest book, “Idylliad,” to be published in March 2015 by Furniture Press Books, a small press in Baltimore,...