Tag Archives: Walker Polivka

Student art sale to help fund scholarships

By Walker Polivka, Contributing Writer
 
Today, on Thursday, Nov. 9, West Liberty art students will be selling screen-printed t-shirts, totes, and backpacks in the College Union. The event will take place from noon until 2 p.m. and all the money collected will benefit The Robert Villamagna Jr. Scholarship and Student Art Exchange Fund.

Photography club hopes to focus on campus life

By Walker Polivka, Contributing Writer
 
Clubs and organizations help keep our minds busy and give us a much-needed break from worrying about our class studies. This year, for the Photography Club, they are just trying to get their club off the ground.

3 honorees inaugurate theater Wall of Fame

By Walker Polivka, Contributing Writer
 
During this year’s Homecoming celebration, the theater department will present the First Annual Hilltop Players’ Wall of Fame Ceremony. The Hilltop Players have had a very rich history, filled with people who have worked with the program for years while going above and beyond the call of duty to make the program a success. The goal of starting a Wall of Fame is to recognize these contributions.

West Liberty University offers new biology graduate programs

By Walker Polivka, Contributing Writer
 
Starting this fall, West Liberty University is offering two new graduate programs. After going through several offices, including the West Liberty University Curriculum Committee, the Faculty Senate, West Liberty University Board of Governors, the West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission and the Higher Learning Commission, WLU is now authorized to offer a Master of Science in Biology as well as a Master of Arts in Biology.

Hilltop Players release 2017-18 season schedule

By Walker Polivka, Contributing Writer
 
The theatre season is just beginning here up on the hilltop and the Hilltop Players are getting ready to put on several intriguing shows this school year that will make you laugh, cry and challenge every thought in your mind. 

Top 5 unknown artists to listen to today

By Walker Polivka, Contributing Writer

As the General Manager of WGLZ, I receive tons of music from unsigned artists who are trying to make it big in the industry. They send me music to listen to and if I like it, I add it to our station’s music library to be included over the air. Here are five artists that I have come across that you need to check out today.

Top sports to enjoy during summer

By Walker Polivka, Contributing Writer

As we start to get into summer, the NBA Finals is wrapping up while the Stanley Cup Finals finished last night. With football still being a few months away, you have a huge gap in what sports to watch. The obvious choice is baseball since it is on early everyday, but here are some other options that you might not think of. 

Campus radio station prepares for another big semester

By Natasha Muhametzyanova, Contributing Writer

A new semester means fresh ideas, new people and an updated schedule for student organizations. DJs at WGLZ, West Liberty’s radio station, are not wasting their time and have lined up some events for the campus community.

The station is bringing back some successful events and promotions from previous years.

Student plans 24-hour marathon for College Radio Day 

By Daniel Morgan, Editor 

College Radio Day (CRD) has been a growing tradition at West Liberty University, with this being the third year that WGLZ will observe the nation-wide celebration. This year, a three-day lineup of events, including a live 24-hour marathon hosted by freshman Walker Polivka, will boost excitement for the sixth annual CRD, which is tomorrow, Nov. 4

Campus offers various printing services

By Walker Polivka, Contributing Writer

As students go through the school year, they all have one thing in common that they have to do: term papers. Term papers and essays can be a burden for most college students, but what is worse is the printing process. One would think this is the easy part, but alas, it is not because some students do not have access to a printer. Here are some places that offer printing services to students at West Liberty University.