Bells and voices to ring in holiday season for Fairmont community

Thursday, November 16, 2017

The Fairmont State University Community Chorus, the Cambridge Handbell Choir and the Children’s Choir of the First Presbyterian Church of Fairmont will present a traditional Service of Lessons and Carols at 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 3, at the First Presbyterian Church.

The program is free and open to the public. A goodwill offering will be collected.

Fête de Noël a Musical Holiday Celebration at Fairmont State

Thursday, November 16, 2017

The Fairmont State Department of Music will present the sixth-annual Fête de Noël holiday concert at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 1, Colebank Hall.

The concert will include performances by the Collegiate Singers, Chamber Choir, African Drum and Dance Ensemble and Jazz Ensemble. It will also feature solos by FSU music students and children from the FSU Academy for the Arts.

Donations for the Soup Opera will be accepted at the concert.

Falcon Spotlight: Chemistry

Friday, October 27, 2017

As part of National Chemistry Week 2017, we talked with three Chemistry majors to learn about their FSU experience. Check out what they would tell a first year Chemistry major, how they're taking advantage of research opportunities and what they love about Fairmont State.  

Learn more about the Chemistry Program and the College of Science and Technology here


Dr. Mirta M. Martin named next president Fairmont State University

Thursday, October 19, 2017

The Fairmont State University Board of Governors announces Dr. Mirta M. Martin as president-elect of the university, pending approval from the Higher Education Policy Commission.

Dr. Martin, who was present for the meeting, is scheduled to officially begin her presidency on Jan. 1, 2018, taking over duties from interim President Stephen B. Jones.