Recording Studio Updated

The Recording Studio in the Media Arts Center recently received a very generous donation for the purchase of a significant hardware and software upgrade. The studio is now running an Avid HDX system with the latest ProTools software. Along with … Continue reading

Recording Studio Updated

The Recording Studio in the Media Arts Center recently received a very generous donation for the purchase of a significant hardware and software upgrade. The studio is now running an Avid HDX system with the latest ProTools software. Along with … Continue reading

WV Broadcasters Foundation Gives Check to College of Arts & Communication

West Virginia Broadcasters Educational Foundation presented a $2,500 check to West Liberty University’s College of Arts and Communication recently. “We are very grateful for the support of the broadcasters of West Virginia. This gift will be used for purchasing equipment to create audio content, providing more opportunities for media students to become better storytellers,” said […]

Author Kelcey Parker Shares Creative Writing Skills in Hughes Lecture

The following press release was written by Media Relations Intern Kacie Murray, a junior public relations major from Lumberport, W.Va.  The Hughes Lecture Series welcomes author Kelcey Parker, for two public events this March on the Hilltop campus.  Hughes Lecture, 7:30 p.m., Thursday, March 27, “Haunted Houses: The Architecture of Stories” in R. Emmett Boyle Conference […]

Annual Civics Challenge Draws Eight Area High Schools

The following press release was written by Media Relations Intern Richard Tyler, a junior broadcast journalism/public relations major from St. Clairsville, Ohio. West Liberty University is hosting the fifth annual High School Civics Challenge, an original quiz-based, televised competition between area high schools. The civics challenge showcases talented students from local schools, gives them a […]

WLU Financial Aid Refund Process

West Liberty University has partnered with United Bank to streamline the financial aid refund process.  Students will now have the following options: Direct Deposit into a student’s existing bank account Direct Deposit into a United Bank free student checking account A paper check* mailed to the student’s preferred address Once your registration is complete you […]

2014 Science & Engineering Fair Winners Announced

Winners were announced recently in the 2014 Regional Science & Engineering Fair at West Liberty University, sponsored by the J. B. Chambers Foundation and the Wheeling Civitan Club. The fair took place March 7 – 8, 2014. Senior Division, Miriam Demasi, Engineering. Wheeling Park High School Junior Division, Grand Prize Winner, Daniel O’Leary, Botany, St. Michael’s […]

International Club Presents “Colors of Islam”

West Liberty University International Club will present the “Colors of Islam” from 5 – 7 p.m., Thursday, March 20 in the Alumni Room, College Union.  Moderator of the discussion will be WLU student Joshua Taylor, who is an intern in the International Student Office. Speakers will include students: Kafa Al-Omaisi, Yemen; Shehar Bano, Pakistan; Ameni […]

Hughes Lecture Series Presents Kelcey Parker

The Hughes Lecture Series is proud to present author Kelcey Parker.  Parker is the author of Liliane’s Balcony (Rose Metal Press), a novella set at Frank Lloyd Wright’s Fallingwater. Her story collection, For Sale by Owner (Kore Press), won the 2011 Next Generation Indie Book Award in Short Fiction and was a finalist for the […]

Community University Offering Spring Classes for Adults

The following press release was written by Media Relations Intern Richard Tyler, a junior broadcast journalism/public relations major from St. Clairsville, Ohio.  This spring the Community University at West Liberty University continues to offer a stimulating learning environment to people age 50 and older. “Community University programs include topics from the arts and literature, sciences […]