Dr. Carrie White Appointed Chair of Statewide Entrepreneurship Effort

WEST LIBERTY, W.Va., Jan. 30, 2015 — West Virginia’s Vision Shared appointed West Liberty University professor, Dr. Carrie White, as chairwoman of its entrepreneurship committee recently. White is a professor with the Gary E. West College of Business, teaching business law and entrepreneurship. “It’s an honor to receive this appointment. I look forward to growing … Read More

Foundation Board Chairman Richard Lucas Welcomes New Member

Chairman Richard Lucas (welcomes new board member Dr. Henry Marockie.

WEST LIBERTY, W.Va., Jan. 26, 2015 — West Liberty University Foundation Board welcomed its new chairman, Richard Lucas, at its first meeting of 2015, as it also greeted its newest member, Dr. Henry Marockie. Chairman Richard Lucas now leads the board after serving as secretary for several years. He follows Leslie “Les” DeFelice, who stepped down to accept … Read More

Fall 2014 Dean’s List

West Liberty University announces its Dean’s List for outstanding academic performance during Fall Semester 2014. Students must attain a 3.50 grade point academic average and complete a minimum of 12 semester hours to qualify for this honor. Students who achieved Dean’s List honors include: ARIZONA: Sarah Elyse Johnson; CALIFORNIA: Gaelle Maviluka Bulabula, Eric Daniel Burhop, … Read More

Nutting Gallery presents Art Faculty Exhibition


WEST LIBERTY, W.Va., Jan. 16, 2015 — The annual Art Faculty Exhibition opens the new semester at West Liberty University with a unique display of six-inch art from the experts. On display from Jan. 21 through Feb. 12, 2015, the exhibition begins with a public reception, from 5:30 to 7 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 21 in … Read More

Scholarships Improve Access to Degrees at the Highlands Center

Scholarships Highlands Center Jan. 2015

WEST LIBERTY, W.Va., Jan. 14, 2015 — Scholarships improve access to higher education and for eight West Liberty University non-traditional students a recent cash award means a lot. “Our students really appreciate the special scholarship West Liberty University awards deserving students enrolled in the School of Professional Studies programs. Most of them hold down full-time … Read More

Blue is the New Green

Dave Thomas is shown in Shaw Hall  with the new blue recycling bins.

WEST LIBERTY, W.Va., Jan. 12, 2014 —It might be the dead of winter, but green is sprouting everywhere at West Liberty University. “We received 400 recycling bins to spread about campus recently. With our students back in class for spring semester now, we are hoping for an easy transition into our new recycling effort,” said … Read More

WLU Picked as Finalist for NCAA DII Award of Excellence

May 3, 2014 baseball game hosted the Mirea

WEST LIBERTY, W.Va., Jan. 5, 2015 — West Liberty University has been named a finalist for the 2015 NCAA Division II Award of Excellence. “This is great news for West Liberty University and its athletic department and it’s evidence of our athletes’ hard work in the community. I’m proud and grateful for their efforts,” said … Read More

WLU Makes the President’s Honor Roll for Community Service

Some of the students and staff who worked on service projects recently include from left, (seated) Ethan Sole, Zach Brown, Azia Halstead, Courtney Taylor, Alexis Montes, Tamar Tatoian, Sydney Bennett, (standing), Pastor Debra Dague, Abbey Boram, Kirstie Kalany, Professor Kathleen Wack, Luke Tacosik, Jeff Knierim, Lucas Fauble, Professor Jim Haizlett, Professor Melissa Hudson, Jess Wilson and Miranda Pellicano.

WEST LIBERTY, W.Va., Dec. 22, 2014 — West Liberty University was named to the 2014 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll (CNCS) recently. This designation is the highest honor a college or university can receive for its commitment to volunteering, service-learning and civic engagement. “We’re pleased be included in this national honor roll of … Read More