Phi Delta Theta Achieves Official Status in Chartering Ceremony

Phi Delta Theta WVG Initiation

WEST LIBERTY, W.Va., April 27, 2015 — On Friday, April 24, West Liberty University welcomed their first and only international fraternal chapter to campus. The men of the Phi Delta Theta West Virginia Gamma colony were initiated as an official chapter of the international organization in the Interfaith Chapel on West Liberty University’s main campus. … Read More

Honors Music Recital Showcases Five Students

Guests will enjoy the Honors Recital on Sunday, May 3.

WEST LIBERTY, W.Va., April 28, 2015 — West Liberty University College of Arts and Communication’s Division of Music will hold its annual Honors Recital at 5 p.m., Sunday, May 3 in Elbin Auditorium, College Hall. The concert is free and open to the public. “The annual Honors Recital celebrates and represents some of the finest … Read More

West College of Business Students Perform Well in State Competition

From left (front), 
back Hayden Blazer,

WEST LIBERTY, W.Va., April 23, 2015 — West Liberty University Gary E. West College of Business student Hayden Blazer was elected president of the West Virginia chapter of the Future Business Leaders of America Phi Beta Lambda (FBLA-PBL) business organization recently while attending the annual conference in Charleston, W.Va. Several other students brought back achievement awards … Read More

Interim President Dr. John McCullough Responds to Building Closure Plan  

 “Nothing will be done to jeopardize our outstanding academic programs in art and music.” – Dr. John McCullough WEST LIBERTY, W.Va., April 22, 2015 — West Liberty University Interim President Dr. John McCullough today responded to student, faculty and staff concerns on the possible closure of three campus buildings. “Options are being reviewed and no … Read More

Red Carpet Excitement is Part of Great Gala Drama


WEST LIBERTY, W.Va., April 21, 2015 — West Liberty University’s annual Great Gala has a new feature this spring — a Red Carpet entrance, complete with fashion commentators and drama. WesBanco is the title sponsor for this year’s Great Gala, which takes on a Hollywood theme. The evening of dining, dancing and supporting higher education is … Read More

Pittsburgh Banking Leader Kris Williams to Deliver Commencement Address


West Liberty, W.Va., April 21, 2015 — Pittsburgh banking leader and WLU alumna Kristina K. Williams will deliver the commencement address at West Liberty University’s Spring 2015 Commencement Ceremony. The ceremony begins at 11 a.m., Saturday, May 9, in the Academic, Sports and Recreation Complex (ASRC). Interim President Dr. John McCullough will preside at the … Read More

Student Team Selected to Lead Krise Hall Lounge Renovation

Hayden Blazer and Miranda Schnell submitted the winning design for Krise Hall lounge.

WEST LIBERTY, W.Va., April 20, 2015 — Springtime is the time for home improvements and students at West Liberty University joined the effort as the winners of the Krise Hall Lounge renovation contest were announced recently. “The winning student design team is Hayden Blazer and Miranda Snell,” Marcella Snyder said. Snyder is the director of Housing … Read More

WLU Celebrates Environmental Education with Day of Demonstrations

Sustainability Class 2015

Editor’s Note: Media Relations Intern Richard Tyler, a public relations major from St. Clairsville, Ohio, prepared this press release. WEST LIBERTY, W.Va., April 16, 2015 — West Liberty University is celebrating its third Annual WLU Environmental Education Day on Wednesday, April 22 with a special demonstration at 1 p.m. on the quad. Also planned is a … Read More

Members of Presidential Search Committee Announced

WEST LIBERTY, W.Va., April 15, 2015 — The names of those serving on the West Liberty University Presidential Search Committee were approved today at a 4 p.m. Board of Governors meeting held in historic Shaw Hall. Chairman of the Board of Governors George Couch named the members of the WLU community who will lead the … Read More