WLU Inducts New Members into Order of the Torch and Liber Society

ORDER OF THE TORCH – 2010: You Tube Video The second class of the “Order for the Torch,” the ranking men’s honorary, was inducted during a morning ceremony on Tuesday, April 27th.  Members of the organization include leading members of the faculty and our highest quality of students. Both faculty and students are chosen based … Read More

College of Business Hosts 2010 Honors Banquet

On Tuesday, April 27th, at the Boyle Center, the College of Business honored 19 of its finest College of Business students and 4 faculty members, including financial awards and scholarships.

WLU’s Hilltop Players Present Neil Simon’s Rumors

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West Liberty University’s Hilltop Players will perform Rumors, by Neil Simon, on April 22, 23, 29, 30 and May 1 and 2 in Kelly Theater. In this classic farce, four couples go to the townhouse of a deputy New York City mayor and his wife to celebrate their tenth wedding anniversary, but the party plans … Read More

West Liberty Celebrates Oglebay Institute’s 80th Anniversary

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April 15-18, 2010: West Liberty University’s Division of Music will present several concerts, and the Division of Art and Division of Communications are also involved in multiple events as part of the celebration of Oglebay Institute’s 80th Anniversary this April. Division of Music: Sunday, April 18th, 2010 4pm at the Capitol Music Hall West Liberty … Read More

WLU Commemorates 50 Year Anniversary of JFK Visit

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The 50th Anniversary of President John F. Kennedy’s visit to West Liberty University during the 1960 primary will be celebrated on Monday, April 19th, 2010.  The event will begin shortly after 11:00 a.m.

West Liberty University Speech & Debate Team Competes

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The West Liberty University Speech and Team took fourth place at the West Virginia Intercollegiate Forensics Association State Tournament, held on March 26 and 27 at Shepherd University in Shepherdstown, W.Va. This was first time West Liberty University has competed at the WVIFA State Tournament, which is only open to colleges and universities within the … Read More

Jay Ware Quintet to Perform Friday at 8 p.m. in College Hall

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The Jay Ware Quintet will close out the 2009-10 West Liberty University Concert Series Friday, March 26. According to the Indianapolis Star, the Jay Ware Quintet is “an emerging force ‘oozing with talent.’ The Jay Ware Quintet is raw, energetic, and takes no prisoners when it comes to live performance. Molded under the tutelage of Pulitzer … Read More

Hughes Lecture Series Presents Writer Glenn Taylor

West Liberty University will welcome writer, and Huntington native, Glenn Taylor as the next featured speaker in the Hughes Lecture Series. Taylor, who teaches English and fiction writing at Harper College in suburban Chicago, will on Tuesday, March 23rd deliver the Hughes lecture at 3:30 p.m. in the Boyle Conference Center in addition to other … Read More