Alumnus Creates Magic with TCG Store

Devin Harrison '15 earned his bachelor's in accounting with minors in entrepreneurship and computer information systems.

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WEST LIBERTY, W.Va., July 29, 2015 — A new store, Clutch Gaming, opened in Wheeling recently and is the brainchild of recent WLU graduate Devin Harrison of Valley Grove. A member of the May 2015 graduating class, Harrison earned his bachelor’s degree in accounting, with two minors — one in entrepreneurship and another in computer … Read More

Student Researchers Have Busy Summer

Research presentation planned for Friday, July 31.


WEST LIBERTY, W.Va., July 24, 2015 — West Liberty University’s summer undergraduate researchers have been laboring for eight weeks, working on crayfish biodiversity, skull morphology, host microbe interactions and environmental chemistry. The group of 15 science majors will present their findings in a final symposium from 10 a.m.-1 p.m., July 31. The event takes in … Read More

Fourth Class of Physician Assistants Begin their Studies

Students represent 12 different undergraduate colleges or universities and six different states.

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WEST LIBERTY, W.Va., July 23, 2015 — West Liberty University’s newest class of students enrolled in the Master of Physician Assistant Studies program began their studies by accepting the official white coat of their profession recently. “I am especially pleased to welcome our fourth class of physician assistant students to campus. As they enter the … Read More

Gary E. West College of Business Instructor is Expert for WalletHub


WEST LIBERTY, W.Va., July 22, 2015 — The Internet’s personal finance tool, WalletHub, turned to West Liberty University instructor John Bonassi for advice on entrepreneurship recently. A resident of Pittsburgh, Bonassi is an adjunct professor of entrepreneurship and also teaches in the Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Leadership and Administration (BLA) program at West Liberty … Read More

Criminal Justice Alumnus Clifton Spinner Named Safety, Security Director

Contact the Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences by calling Dr. Keith Bell, 304.336.8376.


WEST LIBERTY, W.Va., July 20, 2015 — West Liberty University alumnus Clifton L. Spinner ’87 has been named director of Safety and Security Services at Franklin and Urbana University. Prior to this, he spent 28 years with the Ohio State Highway Patrol and retired as a commander in June of 2015. A Steubenville, Ohio native, … Read More

Dr. Angela Rehbein Edits Special Issue of “Women’s Writing”

Examines British women writers of the Romantic Period.


WEST LIBERTY, W.Va., July 13, 2015 — West Liberty University Professor Dr. Angela Rehbein is a featured editor for a recent special issue of Women’s Writing. Rehbein co-edited volume 22, issue 2 of the peer-review publication Women’s Writing with Professor Andrew O. Winckles of Adrian College, located in Michigan. The issue seeks to showcase new … Read More

Ron Witt ’92 Named Executive Director of Alumni, Community Relations

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WEST LIBERTY, W.Va., July 10, 2015 — West Liberty University named longtime employee Ronald “Ron” Witt, Jr. to the position of executive director of alumni and community relations recently. Witt has served the University in various administrative roles over the past 18 years, most recently as executive director of University Planning. “Over the years, I … Read More

Athletic Trainers Respond Quickly at Pittsburgh Pirate Game

Featured in sports coverage at time of incident and in national monthly magazine.


WEST LIBERTY, W.Va., July 7, 2015 — A pair of West Liberty University athletic trainers gained national attention for their swift and professional response to a frightening situation at a Major League Baseball Game earlier this season. After advancing to their sixth straight NCAA Division II “Sweet 16,” players and coaches from the Hilltoppers’ men’s … Read More

WLU to Host Women’s Basketball Camp  

July 12 - 14, 2015


WEST LIBERTY, W.Va. – The defending Mountain East Conference champion West Liberty University women’s basketball team will host the annual WLU Women’s Basketball Camp July 12-14 at the ASRC. Coach Lynn Ullom’s Lady Hilltoppers are riding high after sweeping the MEC’s regular-season and tournament championships to earn the 13th NCAA Division II Tournament bid of … Read More

Spring 2015 Dean’s List Announced

WEST LIBERTY, W.Va., June 27, 2015 — West Liberty University announces its Dean’s List for outstanding academic performance during Spring Semester 2015. Students must attain a 3.50 grade point academic average and complete a minimum of 12 semester hours to qualify for this honor. A total of 664 students achieved Dean’s List honors this semester: … Read More