ESPNU to Air Short Feature on WLU All-American QB Zach Amedro

ESPNU is expected to air a short feature on West Liberty’s record breaking Quarterback Zach Amedro Monday evening.  The feature will air on ESPNU at 6:00 PM (Monday-11/8/10) during the network’s BCS Countdown Show. Zach Amedro became the leading passer in NCAA Division II history while fellow seniors Kevon Calhoun, Ryan Travis, and Clay Beeler … Read More

WLU Alumni To Present “The Road to Literary Success” at Speakeasy Event

Rod Mustanski (WLU ’75) will be the special guest speaker at this week’s Speakeasy on Wednesday, Nov. 3 at noon in the Interfaith Chapel. The title of his presentation will be “The Road to Literary Success.” In addition, Mustanski will offer a second presentation on Wednesday entitled  “Writing Your Book and Getting It Published.” This … Read More

Broadcast Students Work with ESPN Crew in Morgantown

Lights, cameras, action! Sounds like a movie shoot on location. The location was Mountaineer Field in Morgantown, WV. The action was the ESPN Thursday night television production crew setting up for the prime time football match-up between University of South Florida and WVU. The West Liberty Media Arts students were able to get in on … Read More

WLTV Election 2010 Coverage – Live at 7 PM!

West Liberty Television will host live Election 2010 coverage beginning at 7:00 p.m. on Election Day on Wheeling Area Comcast cable channel 14 and online at WLTV’s coverage focuses on analysis of the election process and the election returns. “WLTV attempts to provide something unique for viewers in the Ohio Valley,” said WLU Communications … Read More

WLU Concert Artist Series To Host The Borealis Wind Quintet

WLU’s Department of Music will host the second event for the 2010-11 Concert Artist Series. The Borealis Wind Quintet will preform on Sunday, Oct. 31 at 8:00 p.m. in the Elbin Auditorium, College Hall on WLU’s main campus. The Borealis Wind Quintet has received accolades for their finesse and style. They have won numerous awards … Read More

WLU Professor to Present Piano Recital

West Liberty University Associate Professor Dr. Gerald Lee will present a piano recital Tuesday, Oct. 26 at 7:30 p.m. in the Elbin Auditorium of College Hall. The program is a bicentennial tribute to the works of Frédéric Chopin (The Four Ballades) and Robert Schumann (Fantasy in C, Op. 17). “Frédéric Chopin and Robert Schumann are regarded … Read More

WLU to Host West Virginia Humanities Council Program on Pearl S. Buck

Pearl Buck

History Alive!: The First Woman to Win the Nobel and Pulitzer Prizes is coming to West Liberty University. Karen Vuranch, freelance writer and storyteller, will portray Pearl S. Buck on Wednesday, Oct. 27 at 3:00 p.m. at Kelly Theater on WLU’s main campus. Buck (1892-1973) was born in West Virginia and grew up in China … Read More

WLU Play “Our Town” Continues This Weekend

“Our Town” by Thorton Wilder follows the story of a Grover’s Corners as it looks at daily life, love and eternity. Thought by some to be the “finest play ever written by an American”. The show times for this weekend will be Oct. 21, 22, 23 at 7:30pm and Oct. 24 at 3:00pm. For reservation … Read More

Film And Television Workshop to be Held at WLU-Highlands Center

West Liberty University’s School of Professional Studies, with acknowledgements to the W.Va. Film Office and The Walkabout Company, LLC., will sponsor a film and television workshop on Saturday, Oct. 23, 10am-4pm at the Highlands Center. The one-day workshop, “Production Assistant – Roles and Responsibilities,” is open to anyone 18 and older.  Participants will have the … Read More

WLU To Host House Of Delegates Debate

WLU with the Wheeling Area Chamber of Commerce will host a Delegate on Tuesday, Oct. 19 at 6:00 p.m. in the Media Arts Center Studio.  The debate will feature the 4 candidates running for the WV House of Delegates 3rd District. Ryan Ferns (D), Shawn Fluharty (D), Dolph Santorine (R) and Erikka Storch (R) are … Read More