Complete Your Business Degree through Evening Classes at the Caperton Center

Complete Your Business Degree through Evening Classes at the Caperton Center

Starting in the fall, students who live and work in Harrison County will have the opportunity to complete a four-year degree in Business Administration at the Gaston Caperton...

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Accounting Students Provide Free Income Tax Preparation Assistance

Accounting Students Provide Free Income Tax Preparation Assistance

Fairmont State University Accounting students are providing free income tax preparation assistance in four counties and receiving real-life experience to benefit them in their...

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WV Symphony Orchestra to Perform on Campus Feb. 26

WV Symphony Orchestra to Perform on Campus Feb. 26

The West Virginia Symphony Orchestra conducted by Maestro Grant Cooper performs two grand symphonies, Franz Schubert’s Symphony No. 5 and Gustav Mahler’s Symphony No. 6, “Tragic...

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Books on Irish Folklore Donated to FSU in Memory of Holly White

Books on Irish Folklore Donated to FSU in Memory of Holly White

A collection of books on Irish folklore has been donated to the Frank and Jane Gabor West Virginia Folklife Center in memory of Fairmont State University alumna Holly White. Rev....

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Three police officers in the Department of Public Safety, which provides services for Fairmont State University and Pierpont Community & Technical College, graduated from the West Virginia State Police Academy Basic Class in 2014. The new certified officers—C.J. Funk, Jared Martin and John Nigh—were recognized by the FSU Board of Governors for their accomplishment.

C.J. Funk is a Campus Police Officer for the Department of Public Safety.

Martin worked for the Department of...

The North Central West Virginia Regional Math, Science, Energy and Engineering Fair to be hosted on the Fairmont State University campus in Fairmont on Saturday, Feb. 21, has been postponed to Saturday, March 7, due to expected inclement weather

Middle and high school students who have registered to participate should contact their science teacher for more information. No additional project registrations will be accepted past the original deadline.

In celebration of Fairmont State University’s Sesquicentennial, the Frank and Jane Gabor West Virginia Folklife Center plans to create an exhibit featuring FSU history and traditions this spring.

“The Folklife Center is proud to celebrate the history, traditions and culture of this great University through a special exhibit. We need assistance from the Falcon family to identify artifacts that would help share the stories and lore of the past 150 years,” said Dr. Judy P. Byers,...

Fairmont State University will host the 2015 Dominion West Virginia State Science and Engineering Fair on March 27 and 28 on its main campus in Fairmont. Entries are being sought from West Virginia students in grades nine through 12.

The deadline for submissions is March 16. Early bird registration is available through Feb. 23. To allow the Scientific Review Committee to thoroughly review all projects prior to the WVSSEF, no late registrations will be accepted.

Projects must be...

Each year, the Fairmont State Alumni Association celebrates the achievements of former students and honors them at the annual Alumni Awards Brunch during Homecoming.

Homecoming 2015, planned for Oct. 22 through 24, will include special events to commemorate FSU’s Sesquicentennial.

Fairmont State alumni and the community are invited to submit the name of distinguished alumni in three categories: Alumni of Achievement, Outstanding Alumni and Outstanding Young Alumni Awards.

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The Fairmont State University School of Fine Arts presents a solo art exhibition by Jessica Summers in February and March.

An exhibition opening and artist’s lecture is planned for 1 p.m. Monday, Feb. 16, in the JD Brooks Gallery, located on the fourth floor of Wallman Hall. The show runs through March 13. Admission is free and open to the public. For more information, call (304) 367-4219.

Jessica Anne Summers received her B.F.A. in Two-Dimensional Studies and Art Education...