FSU School of Fine Arts to Host Iron Pour

Friday, March 18, 2016

The Fairmont State University School of Fine Arts, in partnership with the West Virginia University School of Art and Design, will host its annual Iron Pour, “Sputnik’s Landing,” on Friday, April 8.

The event, which is open to the public, will take place at noon April 8 behind Duvall-Rosier field on the FSU campus.

“Artists, researchers, educators, students and the community involved at every step. FSU welcomes you to come and watch the show and even make some custom artwork of your own,” said Jeremy Entwistle.

Folklife Center to Host Lecture on "Treasure from the Bog"

Friday, March 18, 2016

The Frank & Jane Gabor West Virginia Folklife Center at Fairmont State University will host a special talk by a guest lecturer from Ireland at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 3.   

John Gillis, Senior Conservator at Trinity College Library, Dublin, will speak on “Treasure from the Bog,” the story of the Faddan More Psalter, an 8th-century manuscript unearthed from a peat bog. A reception will follow the lecture. Admission is free and open to the public.

"Fantastical Imagery" on Display in Downtown Fairmont

Monday, March 14, 2016

In collaboration with the Fairmont State University School of Fine Arts and the Fairmont Community Development Partnership’s Business Excelerator, FSU Gallery Management students present an exhibition titled “Fantastical Imagery” at Gallery 517, 517 Fairmont Ave.

FSU Gallery Management students Lila Rocovich, Loraine Smith and Sofia Graziano have curated the new show curating work that focuses on exaggerating the elements of art and design by students and alumni.

FSU to Host 2016 WV VEX Robotics Competition State Tournament

Wednesday, February 17, 2016

The Fairmont State University College of Science and Technology will host the West Virginia VEX Robotics Competition State Tournament on Saturday, Feb. 27.

Forty-eight middle and high school teams from across the state are expected to attend the event, which will take place at the Falcon Center and will be open to the public from 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 27.

State Science and Engineering Fair Accepting Registrations

Tuesday, February 16, 2016

The 2016 Pratt & Whitney Engine Services West Virginia State Science and Engineering Fair is now accepting registrations. All West Virginia students in grades nine through 12 are encouraged to enter. 

The fair will be held April 1 and 2, 2016, on the Fairmont State University main campus in Fairmont. Two projects will be selected to advance to the 2016 Intel International Science and Engineering Fair in Phoenix, Ariz. Cash awards will also be provided for Best of Fair projects. 

North Central WV Science & Engineering Fair Accepting Registrations

Tuesday, February 16, 2016

The North Central West Virginia Regional Science and Engineering Fair is now accepting registrations.

Students in grades six through 12 from Barbour, Doddridge, Gilmer, Harrison, Lewis, Marion, Monongalia, Preston, Randolph, Taylor, Tucker and Upshur counties are encouraged to enter.  The fair will be held Feb. 27, 2016, on the Fairmont State University main campus in Fairmont. 

The community in encouraged to support this fair by visiting the projects from 11until 11:30 a.m. An awards ceremony will follow.

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Events