Fairmont State University names McGahan Deputy Chief of Police

Thursday, September 29, 2022

Fairmont State University has named James W. “Bil” McGahan III Deputy Chief of Police of the Fairmont State Police Department. McGahan brings 37 years of experience to the position.

McGahan previously served as a Corporal and Lead Officer for the Fairmont State University Police Department since 2019. Prior to his tenure at Fairmont State, McGahan held the position of Assistant Chief of Police for the City of Clarksburg.

Town & Gown and Academy for the Arts offer audition opportunities for holiday performances

Wednesday, September 28, 2022

Fairmont State University’s Town & Gown Theatre and Academy for the Arts will host auditions for two upcoming winter holiday productions, including The Best Christmas Pageant Ever and Jolly Holiday, A Broadway Christmas Revue. Auditions for both children and adults will take place on Tuesday, October 4 and Wednesday, October 5.

The Best Christmas Pageant Ever and Jolly Holiday, A Broadway Christmas Revue, will both run December 8 – 11 in Fairmont State’s Wallman Hall Theatre.

Fairmont State University crowns 2022 Homecoming Royalty

Tuesday, September 27, 2022

Two Fairmont State University students were crowned Homecoming Royalty over the weekend by their peers during the 2022 Homecoming celebration. 

Sophomore, Madelyn Moore, and senior, Asia-Lynn Cooper, were crowned by last year’s Homecoming Royalty, Grant Elliot and Katlyn Cunningham, during halftime at the Fairmont State University versus UNC Pembroke Homecoming football game. 

Prezioso family establishes scholarship for aspiring educators at Fairmont State

Tuesday, September 27, 2022

A Marion County family has provided a gift of $26,000 to Fairmont State University to create a new scholarship for future teachers. The donation will establish the Roman and Amelia Prezioso Endowed Scholarship benefitting students in the Teacher Education program in the College of Education, Health & Human Performance.

Fairmont State's Masquers present All in the Timing Sept. 29 - Oct. 2 in Wallman Hall

Monday, September 26, 2022

The Fairmont State University student theatre organization, Masquers, will present All in the Timing September 29 - October 2 in the Wallman Hall Theatre on the University's campus. Shows taking place September 29 - October 1 will begin at 7:30 p.m., with a matinee performance to follow on October 2 beginning at 2 p.m.

Fairmont State University’s 2022 Homecoming Court announced

Thursday, September 22, 2022

Fairmont State University has announced the 2022 Homecoming Court candidates, with a total of 10 students on the ballot for Homecoming Royalty