Student Life

Spring Music Gala Features Guest Composer and Student Talent

Friday, April 15, 2016

The Fairmont State University Department of Music presents its fourth annual Spring Gala on Saturday, April 30, at 7:30 p.m. in Colebank Hall. The concert includes a variety of music, from spirituals and folksongs to jazz and video game music.

"Children of Eden" Auditions Planned

Friday, April 08, 2016

The Fairmont State University Town & Gown Players are hosting auditions for the show “Children of Eden,” which will be performed in June at Wallman Hall.

The directors, Troy Snyder and RJ Nestor, are seeking to fill 20 to 25 roles for adults (ages 16 and older) and eight to 10 roles for youth (ages 10 to 15). The choreographer is Susan Cato-Chapman. Performances will be June 17, 18, 19, 22, 23, 24 and 25 at Wallman Hall.

FSU Wins 13th Consecutive Regional Concrete Canoe Title

Friday, April 08, 2016

Fairmont State University’s American Society of Civil Engineers Student Chapter continues its tradition of excellence with its 13th consecutive regional concrete canoe win. The team will represent the region at the National Concrete Canoe Competition for the 13th year in a row, also a current national record for most consecutive national appearances.

Criminal Justice Students Take Top Honors in National Competition

Friday, April 08, 2016

Fairmont State University Criminal Justice students recently took top honors at the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences/Alpha Phi Sigma National Conference in Denver. In fact, they consistently perform so well in the national crime scene competition that there is a “Fairmont rule.”

"The Madwoman of Chaillot" on Wallman Hall Stage in April

Wednesday, April 06, 2016

The Theatre Program at Fairmont State University is proud to announce the cast of the final production of the academic season, “The Madwoman of Chaillot,” written by French dramatist Jean Giraudoux.

Kestrel Journal to Host Inaugural Fundraiser on April 15

Wednesday, April 06, 2016

Kestrel, the literature and art journal of Fairmont State University, will host its inaugural fundraiser from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Friday, April 15, in the Falcon Center third floor conference rooms.

Interviewing 101 Workshop Offered April 13 & 14

Wednesday, April 06, 2016

Students, do you struggle with answering common and challenging job interview questions? Interviewing 101, a new workshop created by the Career Development Center, can help.

The workshop is open to all Fairmont State University students and will take place at 2 p.m. April 13 and 12:30 p.m. April 14 in Room 217 of the Turley Student Services Center.

Gallery Management Class to Host Guest Lecturer

Tuesday, April 05, 2016

The Fairmont State University School of Fine Arts will host a lecture titled “Absolutely no climbing on the art” by Adam Reed Rozan on Thursday, April 7.

Rozan will be a guest of the Gallery Management class for a lecture and discussion at 2:30 p.m. Thursday, April 7, in Wallman Hall Room 412.

FSU to Host Maroon & White Campus Visitation Day on April 2

Friday, March 18, 2016

Fairmont State University will host hundreds of future Falcons and their families for Maroon and White Day, the University’s spring campus visitation day, on Saturday, April 2.

Folklife Center Honored During Governor's Arts Award Gala

Tuesday, March 15, 2016

The Frank and Jane Gabor West Virginia Folklife Center at Fairmont State University was awarded an Organizational Medallion for Excellence in Support of the Arts during the Governor’s Arts Awards Gala at the Culture Center on Thursday, March 10.

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