Professional dulcimer player Stephen Seifert has been named as the 2010 Artist-in-Residence at Fairmont State University and will perform in several venues this weekend.
Appalachian dulcimer virtuoso Stephen Seifert will appear in concert with the Fairmont State University Community Orchestra at 3 p.m. Sunday, April 11, in the Turley Center Ballroom on the FSU campus. Admission to the concert is free and open to the public.
The annual Celebration of Student Scholarship showcases the creative work of Fairmont State University students with a special day dedicated to their academic achievements.
The annual Health and Benefits Fair for faculty and staff of Fairmont State University and Pierpont Community & Technical College is planned for 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, April 14, in the Colebank Hall gym.
Fairmont State University will host a Campus Visitation Day on Saturday, March 27. The event is designed for high school students and their families and adults who are deciding where to continue their education.
The Fairmont State University School of Fine Arts and the Department of Language and Literature present the American Shakespeare Center's "Rough, Rude & Boisterous Tour" for a week of Elizabethan lyricism, love and oh-so-bitter woe. Beginning Thursday, March 25, three separate productions will take place - "Romeo & Juliet," "All's Well that Ends Well" and "Knight of the Burning Pestle" - as well as some highly instructive workshops.
The Bachelor's Degree in Nursing Program at Fairmont State University is hosting an Open House for registered nurses who are interested in further education.
The Office of Career Services of Fairmont State University and Pierpont Community & Technical College will host a 2010 Education Networking Event on Monday, March 22.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- WVIAC Tournament MVP Ashley Vavrek scored 31 points to lead Fairmont State to an overtime victory over West Liberty 85-78, in the WVIAC Championship game. Rachel Murray notched season-highs in both points (23) and rebounds (23) along with four blocks. With the win the Falcons secured a berth in the NCAA tournament.
For brackets and full coverage of the NCAA tournament, visit www.fightingfalcons.com.
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -- Fairmont State's men's and women's basketball teams will be participating in the 2010 NCAA tournament. This marks the first time as NCAA members the programs have made the tournament in the same year. The FSU men earned the eight seed in the Atlantic region and will take on Indiana (Pa.) on March 13. Fresh off their WVIAC Championship the women's team also earned an eight seed and will take on the one seed Gannon on March 12.