Fairmont State Foundation welcomes new president

Monday, April 22, 2019

Fairmont State Foundation has named long-time development professional Julie R. Cryser as the CEO and president of the foundation effective April 22.

Unrequited Love, Desire, and a Seagull Land in Wallman Hall Theatre

Monday, April 22, 2019

The Fairmont State University Theatre Program is proud to present several performances of Anton Chekhov’s Seagull in a new translation by Charlotte Pyke, John Kerr, and Joseph Blatchley. The play is a slice-of-life tragicomedy which includes themes of unrequited love and loss of opportunities. While some characters desire love, others desire success and fame, yet no character seems to truly achieve happiness.

President Martin honored by legislators for her dedication during the legislative session

Thursday, April 18, 2019

Fairmont State University President Mirta M. Martin was recognized by Marion County legislators during Thursday’s Board of Governors meeting.  Del. Michael Angelucci and Del. Linda Longstreth presented a plaque for the consistent and tireless work Martin did on behalf of higher education during the legislative session. 

Faculty recognized for achievements at Fairmont State

Thursday, April 18, 2019

Fairmont State University’s outstanding faculty members were recognized on Thursday, April 2, during the Faculty Achievement luncheon for their exemplary efforts throughout the 2018-2019 academic year.

Fairmont State professor, student to participate in human remain excavation

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Fairmont State University’s Kristy Henson, assistant professor of forensic science, and sophomore, Alexandra Knighten, have been chosen to participate in a bioarchaeology excavation with the Institute for Research and Learning of Archaeology and Bioarchaeology (IRLAB) in May. 

Starbucks ribbon cutting and grand opening held

Monday, April 15, 2019

Fairmont State University together with its dining partner, Aladdin, held a ribbon cutting and grand opening of the new Starbucks fully licensed store on Monday, April 15 to enhance its already stellar dining experience where students enjoy nationally ranked top food brands. 

Aladdin specializes in higher education dining which combines its culinary expertise with favorite quick service brands.