WLU ANNOUNCES SPRING 2011 DEAN’S

West Liberty University announces those students who have been named to the 2011 Dean’s list for the Spring semester. Students with a minimum of a 3.5 GPA are given this honor. All members of the Spring 2011 Dean’s List are listed below by County/City and then by State/City.   Vietnam, Ho Chi Minh City Tuan Tran … Read More

GOLF SCRAMBLE SET FOR JUNE 27TH

The WLU “Scramble Fore Scholarships”  is set for Monday, June 27, 2011 at the Arnold Palmer Golf Course Oglebay Park in Wheeling. All proceeds go to  support the West Liberty University Football Program. The scramble will begin at 11 am with registration and lunch. Golfing will being at 1 pm shotgun start and dinner and awards to follow at the end … Read More

Cross Country Coach Leads By Example

West Liberty men’s and women’s cross country coach Eric Laughlin is rapidly becoming a household name in the marathon world. The 41-year-old Hilltopper coach turned in yet another impressive performance, running away with the Masters Division (40-and-over) title at the prestigious Pittsburgh Marathon on Sunday May 15. Laughlin wound his way through 26.2 miles of cool, … Read More

New Website Answers Many Questions For Potential BLA Students

The West Liberty University Highlands Center plays host to the University’s BLA Program. The BLA Program  (BACHELOR OF ARTS IN ORGANIZATIONAL LEADERSHIP AND ADMINISTRATION) is a degree completion program geared for the nontraditional student that has completed some college credit.   The new website was structured to give students and the community easier access to … Read More

Gary E. West College of Business Launches New Website!

WLU’s Gary E. West College of Business has launched its new academic website. The new site will be more interactive for prospective students, current students and alumni of WLU and the Gary E. West College of Business.   WLU’s Director of Publications, Whitney Inkster commented, “This is just the first of many new college sites … Read More

A nationally known expert on economics, history, politics and government will be in West Virginia later this week.

Author Amity Shlaes who wrote The Forgotten Man, a history of the Great Depression and Franklin Roosevelt’s New Deal programs, isscheduled to speak Wednesday in Wheeling. She says there are lessons from the New Deal era that U.S. officials should be applying now.  “When somebody in charge is unpredictable, it makes everybody else nervous.  That’s something we … Read More

WEST LIBERTY CONCERT CHOIR TOUR SCHEDULE ANNOUNCED

The West Liberty University concert choir tour schedule has been announced. It is as follows: * Sunday, May 8: 7:00 PM at Trinity Freewill Baptist Church, Henlawson, WV. Monday, May 9: 7:00 PM at Atonement Lutheran Church, 1621 Francisco Road, Columbus, OH. Tuesday, May 10: 7:00 PM at Trinity Lutheran Church, 3432 West Street, Weirton, WV. Friday, May … Read More

WEST LIBERTY UNIVERSITY HONORS GRADUATES NAMED

Commencement Set for Saturday, May 7 Honors graduates for West Liberty University’s commencement ceremonies Saturday, May 7 have been selected.  Presentation of diplomas will be made at 11 a.m. on the main campus in the Athletic, Sports and Recreation Complex. University president Robin Capehart will preside over the ceremonies.  The commencement address will be delivered by university … Read More

ALUMNI ASSOCIATION TO HOST TOPPER-2-TOPPER NETWORKING EVENT

Future West Liberty University graduates have a chance to make worthwhile connections at the Topper-to-Topper  networking party Thursday, May 5 at the Wild West Sport Bar next to Stratford Springs off of Rt. 88. The party is from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.  Dress is business casual, admission is $5.00  pay-at-the-door. For 2011 WLU graduates … Read More