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Sep 12, 2023

The West Virginia Folklife Program Presents Folklife Apprenticeship Showcase at Fairmont State University

The West Virginia Folklife Program, a project of the West Virginia Humanities Council, will present the second of three showcases featuring its 2022-2023 Folklife Apprenticeship Program at the Frank and Jane Gabor West Virginia Folklife Center at Fairmont State University on Saturday September 30, 2023 at 4pm. The Frank and Jane Gabor West Virginia Folklife Center is located on Squibb Wilson Blvd.

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Jul 13, 2023

Fairmont State University now offering new scholarship for students with excellent high school GPAs

Fairmont State University is now offering a new scholarship for incoming students. The Falcon Excellence in Residence Scholarship is a $2,000 scholarship for incoming/new students who choose to live on campus during their journey as a Falcon and have a high school GPA of 3.5 or higher. The $2,000 scholarship will be applied to student’s first-year tuition at Fairmont State ($1,000 a semester). The scholarship does not require ACT/SAT testing scores.

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Jul 11, 2023

Fairmont State University Faculty Member Selected as Signal Awards Judge

Fairmont State University Assistant Professor of Geography Barbara MacLennan has been selected as a judge for the 2nd Annual Signal Awards. The Signal Awards honor and celebrate podcasts and the people who create them. The Signal Judging Academy is made up of esteemed podcasting professionals who have been making waves in the industry.

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Jun 30, 2023

Fairmont State University holds scholarship event for readmitted and transfer students

Fairmont State University continued its commitment to student success and accessible higher education through the ‘Finish What You Started’ scholarship event on June 15. The event was created specifically to encourage those who have taken a hiatus from their pursuit of a college education to restart and finish earning their degrees. During the event, each attendee received a $1000 one-time scholarship for their first year at Fairmont State. This is the first-ever scholarship event held by Fairmont State catered to readmitted and transfer students.

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