Fairmont State's community engagement initiative, "Getting to Know You," has been named best in the WVIAC by the NCAA for the 2009-10 school year.
Fairmont State University honored students for their academic achievement and named scholarship recipients at the 33rd annual Academic Awards Celebration on May 7.
Laurey Williams, played by Loralee Simpson, and Curly McLain, played by Greg DeVito.
Depicting the pioneering men and women of the American Midwest, the musical "Oklahoma!" features well-known songs such as "Oh, What a Beautiful Morning," "People Will Say We're in Love," and, of course, "Oklahoma":
"Oklahoma, where the wind comes sweepin' down the plain
And the wavin' wheat can sure smell sweet
For the spring 2010 semester, a total of 974 Fairmont State University students are being recognized for academic distinction by earning a 3.4 or better grade point average. Students achieving a perfect 4.0 grade point average also have been named to the President's List.
Dr. Maria Rose, Provost of Fairmont State University and Vice President for Academic Affairs, has released the Dean's List.
Fairmont State University Dean's List and President's List
Spring Semester 2010
"Dear God. How did you know you were God?" "Dear God. Are you really invisible or is that just a trick?" "Dear God. How come you did all the miracles in the old days and you don't do any now?" Based on the book by Stuart Hample and Eric Marshall, "Children's Letters to God" is a show for the entire family.
Fairmont State University has announced the winners of the annual M.M. Neely Persuasive Speaking Contest.
Beginning in the fall of 2010, the Fairmont State University and Pierpont Community & Technical College Bookstore will give students a new lease on their sometimes budget-focused, hectic lives by offering a new, multi-channel textbook rental program designed to deliver maximum savings and convenience.
More than 360 students will participate in Spring Commencement for Fairmont State University. Gov. Joe Manchin will be the speaker.
On Sunday, April 25th, 2010, the FSU chapter of Sigma Tau Delta, the national English honorary society, met at the home of Dr. Deborah Nestor to induct new members. This annual event celebrates the FSU community of English majors and faculty by honoring its finest undergraduate scholarly and creative work.
Computer and technology support centers at Fairmont State University and Pierpont Community & Technical College are being combined into one central campus location to offer more streamlined and convenient service to students, faculty and staff.