Mary Jo Thomas

Fairmont State University Names Katie Byers Director of Alumni Relations

Thursday, October 07, 2021

Fairmont State University welcomes Katie Byers as she begins her tenure as Director of Alumni Relations during the University’s Homecoming. As she continues in this role, Byers will work to grow and engage the Fairmont State alumni network.

Fairmont State to Honor 10 Alumni Award Winners During Homecoming Celebration

Thursday, September 30, 2021

Fairmont State University will honor the 2020 – 2021 Alumni Award Winners during the Fairmont State Alumni Celebration to take place during Homecoming. The celebration will be held on Friday, October 8 in Falcon Center Gym 1, with the doors opening at 3:30 p.m. and the program slated to begin at 4 p.m.

Goldberg Receives Inaugural Francis H. Pierpont Visionary Award

Wednesday, August 18, 2021

Fairmont State University Board of Governors Chairman, David Goldberg, was named the inaugural recipient of the Francis H. Pierpont Visionary Award at the Marion County Chamber of Commerce Annual Dinner on Wednesday, August 11.

Fairmont State Alumni Association Welcomes New Board Members

Wednesday, July 07, 2021

The Fairmont State Alumni Association serves as the non-profit organization that engages and works to build relationships between Fairmont State University and alumni, and has recently announced the addition of ten new board members.

Budd Sapp heads into retirement after over 20 years of service at Fairmont State

Wednesday, August 05, 2020

Fairmont State University is announcing the retirement of Budd Sapp, a tenured professor in the School of Education as well as the faculty representative on the Board of Governors. 

A graduate of Fairmont State, Sapp taught and coached 17 years in the Marion County school system before beginning his work at Fairmont State in 1997 as a public school teaching fellow and officially joining the University in 1998. 

Dueling Pianos returns to benefit Fairmont State Alumni Association

Monday, March 02, 2020

The Fairmont State Alumni Association and CEC- Civil and Environmental Consultants join together again to host the 2nd Dueling Pianos Fundraiser at Fairmont State University. The event will be on Friday March 20th, 2020 in Colebank Hall at Fairmont State University. A social hour begins at 6 p.m., dinner at 7 p.m., followed by the performance.

Emeritus Luncheon to Honor Fairmont State Class of 1966

Thursday, September 15, 2016

With the theme “There’s No Place Like Fairmont,” Fairmont State University will celebrate Homecoming 2016 from Thursday, Sept. 29, through Saturday, Oct. 1. The Fairmont State Alumni Association will welcome back the Class of 1966 for their induction into the Emeritus Club.  

Inauguration Ceremony Features Community's Musical Talent

Friday, April 16, 2010

The inauguration ceremony of Fairmont State University's 13th president will showcase the musical talent of students, faculty, staff and the community.

FSU Names Assistant to the President and Director of Communications

Thursday, February 18, 2010

Fairmont State University has named Mary Jo Thomas as Assistant to the President and Director of Communications. She will begin her duties on Monday, Feb. 22.

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