ASCE Student Chapter Competes in National Concrete Canoe Competition

ASCE Student Chapter Competes in National Concrete Canoe Competition

Fairmont State University’s American Society of Civil Engineers Student Chapter continued its tradition of excellence and for the 11th consecutive year represented the region at...

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Program Helps College Students Discover Fairmont State

Program Helps College Students Discover Fairmont State

First-generation students began their college experience in the great outdoors last month as part of the Discover Fairmont State program. Eight students toured the New River Gorge...

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Fishing Team Wins Northern Conference Event

Fishing Team Wins Northern Conference Event

Two members of the Fishing Falcons team, Bryson Grimes of Kingwood and Aaron Davis of Pleasant Valley, won the FLW College Fishing Northern Conference event on the Chesapeake Bay...

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2014 Football Season Ticket Packages Now Available

2014 Football Season Ticket Packages Now Available

Season ticket packages and VIP parking for the 2014 Fairmont State University football season are now available for purchase. Several options are available, including the...

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Fairmont State University will host the inaugural West Fork New Music Festival on campus on Friday and Saturday, Sept. 12 and Sept. 13. Guest composers and performers from West Virginia, Ohio, Virginia and Pennsylvania will attend.

Featured musicians at the festival are contemporary flute specialist Rebecca Ashe and composer and electronic musician Mark Snyder. Snyder will perform his haunting compositions Friday at 7:30 p.m. accompanied by video projection and live computer-sound...

The Fairmont State University Academy for the Arts is accepting registrations for fall classes and private lessons in art, music and theatre. Classes and lessons begin the week of Sept. 2.

For schedules, dates, registration forms, prices and instructor information, click here  or call Academy Director Leigh Anne Bolyard at (304) 333-3655. Find the Academy on Facebook at Fairmont State University Academy for the Arts. 

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The Fairmont State University School of Fine Arts and Town & Gown theatre group announce open auditions for “Sleepy Hollow,” an original musical written by Jim Christian and Tom Edward Clark.  The story is inspired by “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow,” the classic American short story written by Washington Irving. The production is directed by Francene Kirk; the music director is R.J. Nestor, and the choreographer is Susan Cato. 

Auditions will be held at 7 p.m., Friday, Sept. 5, at 3...

Fairmont State University Counts, a free math tutoring program offered by FSU is planning for its fall session. The tutoring program is available to students in third through eighth grades who are experiencing math difficulties.

The program is supervised by Pam Kabulski, a Marion County math teacher and the on-site supervisor, and coordinated by Amy Drvar, Acting Director of Career Development at FSU. The one hour/once a week sessions, which run for eight weeks, are offered Wednesdays...

A group of Fairmont State University faculty members participated in professional development during the summer to support assessment of learning and building an institutional assessment system and to become assessment ambassadors for their academic departments.

Forty-two faculty members from multiple academic units attended a series of three, three-day Critical Friends Academies in June and July. Deb Hemler of the College of Science and Technology and Jaci Webb-Dempsey of the School...

The West Virginia Humanities Council has awarded Fairmont State University and five other nonprofit organizations minigrants in support of educational programming.

FSU’s award for $1,500 will support “We the People: The United States Constitution and Slavery,” a two-day event featuring a symposium and historical portrayals. Admission will be free and open to the public.

“This year marks the 10th anniversary of our celebration of Constitution Day on campus.  With the support of...