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Academy for the Arts Accepting Summer Registrations

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

The Fairmont State University Academy for the Arts is accepting registrations for summer camps, classes and private lessons in art, music and theater. Classes and lessons begin the week of June 2.

For schedules, dates, registration forms, prices and instructor information, check out the Academy for the Arts web site at www.fairmontstate.edu/academyarts or call Academy Director Leigh Anne Bolyard at (304) 333-3655.

Academy for the Arts Students to Present Recitals

Wednesday, April 30, 2014

The Fairmont State University Academy for the Arts community students will present their Spring Gala Recitals at noon and 3 p.m. Saturday, May 3, in Wallman Hall Theatre.

The FSU Academy will showcase students from its Art, Music and Theatre Departments during these performances. The Art Preparatory Department students will have their work displayed in the J.D. Brooks Gallery, located on the fourth floor of Wallman Hall throughout the day. 

FSU Participates in Jayenne Elementary Dr. Seuss Day

Thursday, April 03, 2014

Faculty members from Fairmont State University’s School of Education, Health and Human Performance and the Department of Athletics joined Jayenne Elementary School for its celebration of Dr. Seuss Day on March 6. The visitors read a Dr. Seuss book to a class at the school. Jayenne Elementary School is a member of the FSU Professional Development Schools Partnership. Standing from left to right are Andy Neptune, Gary Price, Diane Burnside, Barbara Owens, Dr.

Campus Lights Blue for World Autism Awareness Day

Wednesday, April 01, 2015

During the month of April, the lights on the main campus Fairmont State University turn blue as part of the national Light It Up Blue world autism awareness campaign sponsored by Autism Speaks. April 2 is World Autism Awareness Day.

The idea originated from FSU student Corey Cleavenger in 2012.

Fairmont State Artists Support Empty Bowls Marion County

Monday, March 10, 2014

Sponsored by the United Way of Marion County, an event on Sunday, March 16, will support the Sobrania Soup Opera, Mannington Food Pantry and the Salvation Army, providing needed nourishment for county residents. Empty Bowls Marion County also feeds the creative spirit of local potters.

FSU Musicians to Perform at Noteworthy Sweets on Feb. 21

Monday, February 17, 2014

Musicians from the Fairmont State University School of Fine Arts will perform an evening of music beginning at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 21, at Noteworthy Sweets, 91 Fairmont Ave., Fairmont. The program will pair the sweet sounds of FSU’s Music Department with the sweet treats available for purchase during the program. 

FSU Reads Program Offers Reading Enrichment

Tuesday, February 11, 2014

The Fairmont State University Reads program is preparing for its spring 2014 reading enrichment program.

The free program available to Marion County students in kindergarten through fourth grade will begin the week of March 3. The after-school program will be held from 4 to 5 p.m. Tuesdays in Room 215 of the Turley Student Services Center on FSU’s main campus. The sessions will continue each week through April 7.

Fairmont State to Participate in Random Acts of Kindness Week

Friday, February 07, 2014

Fairmont State University has planned a week of activities in celebration of Random Acts of Kindness (RAK) Week on Monday through Friday, Feb. 10-14.

Accounting Students Provide Free Income Tax Preparation Assistance

Wednesday, February 05, 2014

Fairmont State University Accounting students are providing free income tax preparation assistance in four counties and receiving real-life experience to benefit them in their future careers.

FSU Counts Offers Free Math Tutoring

Tuesday, February 04, 2014

The Fairmont State University Counts program is planning for its spring 2014 session to be held at Fairmont State. The free math tutoring program is offered to students in grades four through eight, who are experiencing math difficulties.

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