Students Selected for Prestigious Herndon Legislative Fellowships


WEST LIBERTY, W.Va., Dec. 9, 2014 — West Liberty University students Kristy Park and Arin Craft have been awarded the Judith A. Herndon Fellowship of the West Virginia Legislature for the 2015 session. Only 10 students state-wide receive the fellowships that offer the chance to work with elected officials during the upcoming legislative session. “I … Read More

Nutting Gallery’s Senior Exhibition Features Eight Talented Students

Sara Reed, New Manchester, W.Va. and Jaccob Trifonoff, Steubenville, Ohio, enjoy the Senior Art Exhibition in Nutting Gallery.

West Liberty University’s Senior Exhibition for Fall 2014 features eight talented student artists: Sydney Bennett, Lindsey Fair, Lucas Fauble, Abbie Merryman, Miranda Pellicano, Natalie Rees, Emma Romanowski and Shannon Yates. The art they created is varied and interesting, offering everything from a comic strip like artwork to interactive graphic design images with audio, video and … Read More

Bank CEO Richard Lucas Will Address Graduates at Fall Commencement


West Liberty, W.Va., Dec. 4, 2014 — Main Street Bank President Richard Lucas will deliver the commencement address at West Liberty University’s Fall 2014 Commencement Ceremony. The ceremony begins at 11 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 13, in the Academic, Sports and Recreation Complex (ASRC). President Robin C. Capehart will preside at the ceremony and will present Lucas … Read More

Scholarship Luncheon Thanks Donors

Scholarship donor Gary West congratulates student speaker Hayden Blazer.

WEST LIBERTY, W.Va., Dec. 3, 2014 — West Liberty University honored Foundation Scholarship benefactors and donors at a Wednesday, Dec. 3 luncheon, hosted by the West Liberty University Foundation and the Office of Development. “I would like to personally thank all our committed scholarship donors for their continual support of the University and our students,” … Read More

University Plans First Time Winterfest for Students

Getting ready to trim the tree are Kate Billings and Evan Newman.

WEST LIBERTY, W.Va., Dec. 2, 2014 — West Liberty University gets into the holiday mood with a first time student event, Winterfest, at 6:30 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 3. A 12-foot Christmas tree will be decorated and placed on the stage in the College Union ballroom for the tree lighting ceremony that gets the festival started. … Read More

21 Students Inducted into International Business Honor Society  

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WEST LIBERTY, W.Va., Dec. 1, 2014 — West Liberty University’s Gary E. West College of Business honored 21 students inducted into the Delta Mu Delta International Honor Society on Nov. 13 with an installation ceremony held at the Boyle Conference Center. “We’re proud of our students who have taken this step and joined the national … Read More

Wallace Scholarship Recognizes Work of Adult Student


WEST LIBERTY, W.Va., Nov. 25, 2014 — Wheeling resident Tim McCabe was recently selected as the recipient of the Wallace Scholarship at West Liberty University. The presentation was made at 5 p.m., Monday, Nov. 24, at the Highlands Center campus. McCabe is enrolled in the Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Leadership and Administration (BLA) degree … Read More

Holiday Card to Wheeling is Celebration of Choral Art

Conducting choir wide

WEST LIBERTY, W.Va., Nov. 24, 2014 — West Liberty University choir and friends, with support from the Vance Memorial Church special music fund, and the Nutting Foundation Arts and Ideas Program, will present its holiday concert at 3 and 7 p.m., Sunday, Dec. 7 at Vance Memorial Presbyterian Church, 905 National Road, Wheeling. Under the … Read More

Regional Admissions Representative Busy in Eastern Panhandle, Maryland & Virginia


WEST LIBERTY, W.Va., Nov. 21, 2014 — West Liberty University has selected Virginia resident Marshal Larkey as the new regional admissions representative for the Eastern Panhandle of West Virginia. His focus also includes the metro-counties of Maryland and Virginia. “We are pleased to have Marshal working with us and helping us to bring the value … Read More

Two Join WLU Board of Governors


WEST LIBERTY, W.Va., Nov. 19, 2014 — West Virginia Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin has appointed Dillonvale resident Leslie “Les” DeFelice and Weirton resident Patrick Ford to serve on West Liberty University’s Board of Governors. The appointments were announced Sept. 30 and Nov. 6, respectively, and were effective immediately. “We welcome Les and Patrick to the … Read More