Due to snowfall, night classes (classes that start 4:00 p.m. or later ) have been canceled for Tuesday, Jan. 11 2011. This includes classes on the main campus and at the Highlands Center. To receive additional WLU closing and information via text, sign up for TopperNet.
West Liberty University announced its Dean’s List for the fall semester of 2010. WLU has Dean’s List members from eight countries and multiple states including Florida and California. All members of the Fall 2010 Dean’s List are listed below by County/City and then by State/City. Vietnam Ho Chi Minh City Tuan Tran Le Ukraine Kharkiv … Read More
The WLU Highlands Center will host the Governor’s Highway Safety Program (GHSP) for Child Passenger Safety on Saturday, Dec.18 from Noon to 3 p.m. This grant-funded program provides materials, training and supplies needed to educate the public on Child Passenger Safety. Certified officers from the Wheeling Police Department as well as WLU Campus Police will … Read More
West Liberty University held its Fall Commencement Ceremony on Saturday, December 11, 2010, in the Academic Sports and Recreation Complex (ASRC). Graduates, guests and families filled the ASRC on Saturday morning. Mr. Randolph Worls, CEO of the Oglebay Foundation, delivered the Commencement address. He encouraged students to stay involved with WLU even after graduation. He … Read More
West Liberty University President Robin C. Capehart will confer degrees to 167 students during the fall commencement on Saturday, December 11. Ceremonies will begin at 11 a.m. in the Academic Sports and Recreation Complex. Mr. Randolph Worls, CEO of the Oglebay Foundation, will deliver the Commencement address. Doors will open at 9:30 a.m. for guest … Read More
WLU’s Center for Economic Philosophy hosted Chris Stirewalt, Political Analyst for FOX News, at Monday’s Economics Club Luncheon at WesBanco Arena’s Health Plan Pavilion. Stirewalt is the digital politics editor for FOX News His daily political tip sheet is seen by tens of thousands of subscribers to FOX’s political app for iPhones and iPads. Stirewalt also … Read More
WLU Interim Chair of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Dr. Robert Kruse, is the recipient of the Southeastern Geographer Outstanding Article for this year. His article “ The Geographical Imagination of Barack Obama: Representing Race and Space in America” was selected by committee members on the following criteria: (a) scholarship of exceptional merit and quality that … Read More
WLU men’s basketball team are making baskets and headlines. After two games the toppers are averaging 155.5 points per game and its getting noticed. For the full story visit the Wall Street Journal online at, http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052748704104104575622643654854322.html?mod=googlenews_wsj
Dave Price from the CBS Early Show made a stop in Wheeling during his “No Way Home” tour. Price started a coat drive while on this adventure across the U.S., which led him to make a stop at the Highlands Center. When word of the coat drive made it to the WLU campus, staff faculty … Read More
The Tri-State Select Honor Band (TSSHB) will be held on the WLU main campus from Nov. 18-20, 2010. The TSSHB offers deserving student musicians from the Upper Ohio Valley the opportunity to grow in an intensive workshop type ensemble.