University Receives $25,000 from AEP Foundation for Campbell Hall of Health Sciences

The American Electric Power (AEP) Foundation presented a check for $25,000 to West Liberty University President Robin C. Capehart today to support the construction of Campbell Hall of Health Sciences. “This gift will impact the health care of our entire region and state,” said President Robin C. Capehart. “We are grateful to the AEP Foundation […]

University Announces Early Admission Programs in Dentistry and Medicine

President Robin C. Capehart announced today at a press conference, that students at West Liberty University now have two early acceptance programs open to them in the health sciences. Students interested in the professional field of dentistry can apply for early admittance into West Virginia University’s School of Dentistry in Morgantown. Those interested in medicine […]

Dr. Serkan Catma Completes Economic Impact Study on Prescription Requirement

WASHINGTON, Feb. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire — On Feb. 19, 2014, the Consumer Healthcare Products Association (CHPA) released the following statement regarding a new economic impact study conducted by Dr. Serkan Catma of West Liberty University. The study, which was supported by a grant from CHPA, examined the potential costs associated with a proposed prescription requirement for […]

MADFEST Call for Entries

The West Virginia MADFEST energizes the campus of West Liberty University every spring as it offers media art workshops, professional presentations and student competition with prizes. This year it will take place from 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m., Friday, April 11 in the WLU Media Arts Center. Student entries are being accepted through March 20, 2014. […]

University Hosts HEPC Sponsored Global WV Training

West Liberty University will welcome higher education representatives from across the state for a live videoconference from Mexico City on Tuesday, Feb. 25. The videoconference will address recruiting opportunities in Mexico and is part of the GlobalWV Networking and Training Event.  “After a period of recent decline in the wake of the global financial crisis, […]

Student-Directed “Almost, Maine” Offers Whimsical Look at Love

“A whimsical approach to the joys and perils of romance. Magical happenings bloom beneath the snowdrifts. Almost, Maine explores the thunderclap of love and the scorched earth that sometimes follows.” The New York Times, Jan. 2006 West Liberty University Hilltop Players next production “Almost, Maine” will be directed by theater majors, Maura Reiff, Martinsburg, W.Va. […]

‘Threads That Bind’ Exhibition Opens at Nutting Gallery

The Nutting Gallery at West Liberty University presents the exhibition, Threads that Bind, from Feb. 20 – March 20, 2014. The exhibit is free and open to the public and will feature a public reception from 5:30 – 7 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 20. “This exhibition is a related group of sculptures and wall pieces, many […]

Two Pianos, Four Hands, Create Special Piano Concert

West Liberty University’s next classical concert will feature an interesting arrangement of two pianos, four hands and tons of talent as Dr. Becky Billock, WLU adjunct professor of piano, teams with Jack Kurutz, Pittsburgh concert pianist, to create a very special sound. Free and open to the public, the concert takes place at 7:30 p.m., […]

Students Support Campus Civility with Week of Kindness

The following release was written by student intern Kacie Murray, Lumberport, W.Va., a public relations major. West Liberty University will celebrate “Random Acts of Kindness Week” from Feb. 10 – 14. Coordinated by the Office of Housing and Student Life, a variety of student activities to encourage kindness and courtesy will take place on campus and […]

Pittsburgh Leadership Program Features Development Director Angie Zambito-Hill

West Liberty University Director of Development Angela Zambito-Hill will join national fundraising consultant Jay Frey in an educational presentation to Pittsburgh high school student leaders on Friday, Feb. 7. The program is part of the Students in Action 2014 Pittsburgh Regional Midwinter Leadership Conference and will take place at Highmark Inc., Penn Avenue Place Auditorium, […]