For three Fairmont State University theatre majors, weeks of research and rehearsal will culminate in the two evenings of performance and their directorial debut. Also at stake is an opportunity to direct on the main stage of Wallman Hall in the spring.
An exhibition of new work by ceramics artist Jeff Greenham is on display this month at the Brooks Gallery in Wallman Hall on the Fairmont State University main campus.
The Open Source Intelligence Exchange at Fairmont State University (OSIX-FSU) has been selected to participate in a matching grant challenge through the West Virginia Research Trust Fund STEM Grant Program for State Colleges and Universities.
Fairmont State University plans to commemorate this year's Constitution Day with two events.
The Fairmont State University Masquers theatre group will commence the 2010-2011 academic year with a production of "Kindertransport," a play by Diane Samuels, which portrays the life of a German-Jewish refugee child in England during and after World War II. This production of "Kindertransport" will be under the direction of Jeffrey Ingman.
Kestrel: A Journal of Literature and Art and the Department of Language & Literature at Fairmont State University will host 11 writers for readings on Friday, Sept. 10, in Fairmont and Saturday, Sept. 11, in Morgantown.
The Fairmont State Foundation, Inc., which serves Pierpont Community & Technical College and Fairmont State University, has received more than $61,000 in state tax credits through the West Virginia Development Office's Neighborhood Investment Program to offer special giving incentives to help raise money for student scholarships.
Welcome Weekend, planned for Thursday, Aug. 19, through Sunday, Aug. 22, is a program designed by the Office of Student Affairs to provide incoming freshmen with their road map to start their college experience moving in the right direction. Classes for the fall 2010 semester begin Monday, Aug. 23.
Through Sept. 30, Fairmont State University's Community Music Program for Children and Adults will be accepting fall 2010 registration for private lessons in piano, voice, guitar, woodwinds, brass, percussion, improvisation, music theory and composition.
The Office of Enrollment Services, Room 248 Hardway Hall, will close at 4 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 3, to allow for air conditioning repairs.
The office's regular hours are Mondays through Fridays from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.