FSU Partners with UT for Dark Skies Park in Calhoun County

FSU Partners with UT for Dark Skies Park in Calhoun County

Through a partnership with the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Architecture students at Fairmont State University have the opportunity to help Calhoun County maximize a vital...

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FSU Students Participate in 2014 Appalachian Teaching Project

FSU Students Participate in 2014 Appalachian Teaching Project

A team of Fairmont State University students has been awarded a $4,000 grant from the ARC as part of the 2014 Appalachian Teaching Project. The funds will be used to assist with...

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Fairmont State senior, Samuel “Miles” Smith, has been elected Chairman of the State Advisory Council of Students, which operates as an extension of the West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission (HEPC). 

“The council is designed to provide guidance and share concerns from students who attend West Virginia state institutions, including community and technical colleges,” said Smith.

One representative from each institution is invited to send a delegate and when the council...

Top high school seniors in North Central West Virginia and around the state have the opportunity to compete for Fairmont State University’s premier academic scholarship, the Dr. Charles J. McClain Presidential Scholarship. In addition, all of the state’s PROMISE Scholars are eligible for the PROMISE Beyond Scholarship.

Fairmont State will award its most prestigious scholarship to three of the state’s top students. The competitive scholarship includes tuition, room and board and a book...

Thanks to collaboration by Fairmont State University, the City of Fairmont and community volunteers, the Fairmont Community Garden fuels neighborhood revitalization, hands-on learning for students, healthy nutrition and the campus student food bank. For these efforts in promoting a sustainable community, the project has been named as a national winner in the Ford College Community Challenge, the only winner in West Virginia.

“Bridging the Gap: Sustainable Nutrition through Community...