Fairmont State hosts inaugural cyber robotics coding competition

Thursday, May 17, 2018

Fairmont State University hosted more than 40 middle school students from across the state on Thursday for the inaugural Cyber Robotics Coding Competition (CRCC). Fairmont State's College of Science and Technology and NASA IV&V's Educator Resource Center partnered with the ISCEF Foundation to launch our state's first competition. A3L Federal Works sponsored the event. 

Student employment creates a stronger Falcon Family

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

For many students at Fairmont State University, student employment not only provides a job on campus but often times, a support system, mentorship and community. For Devinn and Jasmine Moore, Commencement was a time to say thank you to their community and to remind all of us the importance of the Falcon Family. 

President Martin speaks to student leaders

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Fairmont State President Mirta Martin spoke to student leaders from the campuses of West Virginia’s public two- and four-year colleges and universities on Monday, at Jackson’s Mill. The keynote was part of the annual West Virginia Student Leadership Conference. 

More than 60 student government leaders participated in the annual conference aimed at discussing issues facing higher education in West Virginia and at respective college campuses. 

More than 900 degrees awarded for spring semester

Monday, May 14, 2018

Fairmont State University’s 149th Commencement celebrated more than 900 students receiving graduate, undergraduate and associate degrees during historic double ceremonies. Dr. Stephen B. Jones served as the Commencement speaker.

Chick-fil-A and Starbucks coming this fall

Thursday, May 10, 2018

With a goal of broadening student dining experiences for residential and commuter students, Fairmont State University has awarded Aladdin a five-year contract for food and beverage services with the option of five additional one-year contract renewals.

Dr. Wm. Mark Hart appointed to Fairmont State Board of Governors

Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Dr. Mirta Martin, President of Fairmont State University, is pleased to announce that Dr. Wm. Mark Hart has been appointed to the Board of Governors of Fairmont State University. West Virginia Governor, Jim Justice, made the appointment during May 2018.