Genealogy, ghosts and stories from around the world will come to life at the 2010 Mountain State Storytelling Institute: Story Expeditions, West Virginia and the World at Fairmont State University in March.
The administration of the ACT exam, originally scheduled for Feb. 6 but canceled due to inclement weather, has been rescheduled for Saturday, Feb. 20.
In celebration of Black History Month, the Fairmont State University Gaston Caperton Center will host a lecture by Dr. Dennis Wainstock on his latest book, "Malcolm X, African American Revolutionary."
A special event planned for Sunday, Feb. 21, will give students and parents the opportunity to obtain free, expert help in filling out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
The Fairmont State University Masquers theatre group opens the spring 2010 semester with the production of an award-winning contemporary play. In the tradition of great backstage comedies, Jane Martin's "Anton in Show Business," winner of the 2001 American Theatre Critics Steinberg New Play Award, conveys the joys, pains and absurdities of "putting on a play" at the turn of the century.
To our students, faculty and staff:
In response to questions and comments we have received, we would like to explain our reasoning for main campus remaining open today, Feb. 8.
Fairmont State University's School of Fine Arts and the Center for Arts Engagement is offering an opportunity for children ages 8 to 13 to create a performance based on West Virginia ghost stories from the unpublished work of Dr. Ruth Ann Musick, author of "The Tale-tell Lilac Bush."
Fairmont State University and Pierpont Community & Technical College will operate on a normal schedule for Monday, Feb. 8.
The Physical Plant has been working over the weekend to clear snow from campus roadways and sidewalks. When walking on campus, please use caution as some slick spots will likely remain.
Because of the winter storm, Fairmont State University and Pierpont Community & Technical College are reporting the following cancellations and postponements:
Fairmont State University and Pierpont Community & Technical College are hosting a Student Leadership Conference with the theme "Green and Healthy on the Hill."