Solar Panel Array Brings Alternative Energy to Campus

Solar Panel Array Brings Alternative Energy to Campus

Alternative energy made an appearance at Fairmont State University and Pierpont Community & Technical College on Friday. Asolar panel array was installed next to the library...

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FSU Announces Hall of Fame Class of 2016

FSU Announces Hall of Fame Class of 2016

The Fairmont State Athletic Association is pleased to welcome eight new members to the Fairmont State Athletics Hall of Fame on Friday, September 30, as a part of Homecoming...

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"Genesis" by Dan Hernandez on Display in September

"Genesis" by Dan Hernandez on Display in September

The Fairmont State University Department of Art announces the solo painting exhibition “Genesis” by artist Dan Hernandez opens Monday, Sept. 12. The JD Brooks Gallery, located on...

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WV Symphony to Present "Folk Traditions" on Campus Sept. 26

WV Symphony to Present "Folk Traditions" on Campus Sept. 26

The West Virginia Symphony Orchestra returns to Fairmont for its 14th season on the Fairmont State University campus on Monday, Sept. 26. Maestro Grant Cooper, will conduct the...

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More than 40 student leaders and 15 student organizations from Fairmont State University and Pierpont Community & Technical College participated in FalconLead, a leadership development program organized and facilitated by the Office of Student Activities and the Student Government Association.

The program this year expanded to a weekend-long event, Sept. 17-18. Saturday featured two portable escape rooms to assess students’ teamwork and leadership skills. The day also included...

As part of Homecoming 2016 for Fairmont State University, six exceptional alumni will be honored at the annual Alumni Awards Brunch on Saturday, Oct. 1. This year’s Homecoming theme is “There’s No Place Like Fairmont.”

Sponsored by Thrasher Group Inc., the Alumni Awards Brunch, which begins at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 1, will be held in the Falcon Center third floor conference rooms. Tickets are $15 in advance or at the door. Visit ...

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.  

The Fairmont State Emeritus Club Luncheon and Induction Ceremony will take place at 11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 30, in the Falcon Center third floor conference rooms. Tickets are $15 in advance or at the door. All...

Fairmont State University alumna Rebecca Goydel hopes to leave her mark in cancer research by continuing her education at the Scripps Research Institute in Florida.

Her vision for her future started while attending Wheeling Park High School. She wanted a degree in chemistry but also wanted to teach.

“When I spoke to my teacher, Ms. Adams, she said a simple sentence that changed my life goals, ‘Why don’t you pursue a Ph.D. so you can teach any level in the sciences?’ This moment...

Kestrel: A Journal of Literature and Art, the Fairmont State University Department of Language and Literature and the Frank and Jane Gabor West Virginia Folklife Center will host a two-day Celebration of Issue 35.

Ten Kestrel contributors will be on campus to participate in a panel discussion, as well as give readings from their own work.

On Friday, Sept. 23, from 1 to 1:50 p.m. in Jaynes Hall 304, Dr. Elizabeth Savage will moderate a panel discussion on the topic, “...

Fairmont State University is seeking comments from the public about the University in preparation for its periodic evaluation by its regional accrediting agency. The University will host a visit October 10-11, 2016 with a team representing the Higher Learning Commission.  Fairmont State has been accredited by HLC since 1928. The team will review the institution’s ongoing ability to meet HLC’s Criteria for Accreditation.

The public is invited to submit comments regarding the university...