Events

Activities to Mark the Observance of Veterans Day 2012

Monday, November 05, 2012

Fairmont State University and Pierpont Community & Technical College will observe Veterans Day 2012 with three events sponsored by Student Government and the Student Veterans Organization.

From 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 6, a Veterans Resource Fair will take place in the Main Street area, located on the second floor of the Falcon Center. Organizations that provide services to veterans will be on hand to provide information to FSU and Pierpont students.

International Education Week Kicks Off Nov. 12

Monday, November 05, 2012

Fairmont State University and Pierpont Community & Technical College will participate in the nationally recognized International Education Week with events intended to celebrate diversity and internationalization.

Read "Paradise Lost" During the Milton Marathon

Tuesday, October 30, 2012

“Paradise Lost," an epic poem written by John Milton will be read at 9 a.m. on Monday, Nov. 5, at the Milton Marathon event located in the Ruth Ann Musick Library on the third floor outside of the Skylab.

“It is one of the most beautiful works in English Literature and one that grapples with questions of free will and religious faith,” said Donna J. Long, Professor of English.

FSU Marching Band Stadium Review Concert Planned for Nov. 13

Tuesday, October 30, 2012

The Fairmont State University Marching Band Stadium Review Concert will take place at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 13, at Colebank Hall Gym. Admission to the event is free and open to the public.

Rescheduled: Volleyball Coach Hill to be Honored for 600th Win

Friday, October 26, 2012

UPDATE (10/29/2012): Fairmont State University Athletic Department: We are canceling the celebration for Larry Hill for tonight, and tentatively will reschedule for next Monday, November 5 – same time, same place.  The game is also cancelled.  The game will now be held next Monday at 7:00 p.m. at Joe Retton Arena.

Fairmont Rugby Players to Participate in All-Star Match

Friday, October 26, 2012

Fairmont Rugby players have been invited to participate in the Three Rivers Rugby Conference All-Star Match at 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27, at Grove City College in Pennsylvania.

The Fairmont Rugby team is recognized as part of the Club Sports Program through the Office of Student Affairs, which serves Fairmont State and Pierpont Community & Technical College. The Club Sports program complements the Intramural Sports Program and the Varsity Athletic Program.

Choral Concert to Benefit United Way of Marion County

Friday, October 26, 2012

A Choral Concert featuring choral groups from the community and schools of Marion County will benefit the United Way of Marion County.

The event will take place at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 4, in Colebank Hall Gym on the shared main campus of Fairmont State University and Pierpont Community & Technical College. Doors open at 1 p.m. Admission is by donation, and all proceeds will benefit the United Way.

School of Fine Arts Hosts Art Education Association Conference

Thursday, October 25, 2012

The West Virginia Art Education Association (WVAEA) will hold its annual conference at Fairmont State University on Friday and Saturday, Oct. 26 and 27. The conference will be hosted by FSU’s School of Fine Arts.