Gary K. Bennett

Bennett, Gov. Justice, Brig. General Walker, Secretary Warner to address graduates at Fairmont State University’s 153rd Commencement

Wednesday, April 13, 2022

Fairmont State University will honor graduates during the University’s 153rd Commencement to take place Friday, April 29 – Sunday, May 1 in the Feaster Center. The University will welcome Fairmont State Foundation President, Gary K. Bennett, West Virginia Governor, Jim Justice, Assistant Adjutant General and Special Assistant to the Director of the Air National Guard for Diversity and Inclusion, Brigadier General Christopher S.

Fairmont State Foundation Announces its 2021 Scholarship and Stewardship Award Recipients

Tuesday, January 04, 2022

The Fairmont State Foundation is pleased to announce the recipients of the organization’s 2021 philanthropy awards. Awardees will be celebrated during the Fairmont State Foundation Scholarship and Stewardship Banquet planned to take place this fall. 

Fairmont State's Third Annual Falcon Day of Giving to be Held October 28

Monday, October 25, 2021

Fairmont State University’s Third Annual Falcon Day of Giving will take place on Thursday, October 28, with the Fairmont State Foundation aiming to raise $325,000 during the 24-hour campaign. Falcon Day of Giving encourages alumni and friends of Fairmont State to donate to the areas that matter most to them.

Fairmont Family Honors Stephen Guentert with Endowed Scholarship

Monday, September 13, 2021

A Fairmont family has pledged $25,000 for the creation of a new scholarship at Fairmont State University in memory of Stephen Guentert, a Fairmont State alumnus who passed away in February of 2021. The Stephen L. Guentert Memorial Endowed Scholarship will provide financial support for computer science and cybersecurity students in the College of Science and Technology.

A3L Federal Works Establishes Scholarship for Fairmont State Students in STEM Related Fields

Monday, June 28, 2021

Fairmont, West Virginia’s A3L Federal Works, LLC has committed $25,500 to the Fairmont State Foundation to establish a scholarship honoring the father of President and CEO, Roya Maher.

The Mr. Karim Maher Memorial Scholarship will offer four annual awards of $1,250 to Fairmont State University students, with preference given to minorities and women majoring in science, technology, engineering or math (STEM) related fields.

Schoolnic Gift Creates $2.55 Million Additional Scholarship Funds for FSU Students

Monday, January 30, 2017

A $2.55 million gift, the largest in Fairmont State University history, will support scholarships for FSU students through the Elva V. Schoolnic Trust, according to Gary K. Bennett, Trustee. 

Campus Garden Dedicated in Honor of Retired Employee

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

The Fairmont State University campus community gathered on Wednesday, Aug. 12, to dedicate a garden space in honor of a retired employee who spent decades serving students and has endowed a scholarship to create a lasting legacy.

BrickStreet Honored for Support of FSU Athletics

Tuesday, November 06, 2012

Fairmont State University officials honored BrickStreet Mutual Insurance Company for a gift that made possible the purchase of the new high technology scoreboard at Duvall-Rosier Field.

Subscribe to RSS - Gary K. Bennett