Fairmont State University is hosting high school students from five area high schools today, Oct. 21, for its second annual language Immersion Day.
With the theme, "Metropolitan Mania," Homecoming 2010 for Fairmont State University and Pierpont Community & Technical College, set for Oct. 25-30, will be a week packed with alumni, athletics, student and community events.
The traditional Homecoming Parade for Fairmont State University and Pierpont Community & Technical College presented by Student Government will begin at 6 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 28, in downtown Fairmont.
The Fairmont State (and Pierpont Community & Technical College) Alumni Association will celebrate the golden anniversary of the class of 1960 as part of events planned for Homecoming 2010, "Metropolitan Mania," on Oct 25-30.
The Fairmont State Emeritus Club Luncheon and Induction Ceremony will take place at 11:30 a.m. Friday, Oct. 29, in the Falcon Center third floor conference rooms. The event is sponsored by WesBanco. Tickets are $15 in advance or $20 at the door. For more information, call (304) 367-4009.
As part of Homecoming 2010 "Metropolitan Mania" for Fairmont State University and Pierpont Community & Technical College, six exceptional alumni will be honored at the annual Alumni Awards Lunch at noon on Saturday, Oct. 30.
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 West Virginia Symphony Orchestra will perform on the Fairmont State University and Pierpont Community & Technical College main campus in Fairmont at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 14, in Colebank Hall. With the theme "Valentina Returns," the concert features pianist Valentina Lisitsa.
More than 12 participants took part in the NFL Punt, Pass & Kick competition hosted by the Department of Intramurals of Fairmont State University and Pierpont Community & Technical College on Saturday, Sept. 11.
Fairmont State University and the Department of Athletics have announced plans for the 2010-2011 Community Engagement Initiative. The plan, titled "Put Your Best Fairmont Forward," is centered around FSU's nationally televised football game against West Liberty at 8 p.m. Sept. 30.