Angie’s Hill
Dec19

Angie’s Hill

  It’s time for gift giving and sharing the spirit of the season with the ones you love. Many alumni and community members have given gifts to West Liberty University because of their love for the University and I have the pleasure of helping them share these meaningful gifts. During 2013, donors gave gifts to support projects to advance the University or impact the students we serve. Alumni chapters joined together to do...

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Chris Carder ’72 Named Executive Director of WLU Foundation
Dec18

Chris Carder ’72 Named Executive Director of WLU Foundation

  Wheeling resident and native Christine “Chris” Carder was named as executive director of the WLU Foundation last spring. “I’m a firm believer in supporting the University and its efforts and I’m happy to take on this role and assist the Foundation in reaching its goals,” she said. “I’ve always been grateful to WLU for the education I received and the many leadership skills I learned here. It’s nice to be able...

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Healing Through Art
Dec17

Healing Through Art

  “West Liberty University is the only institution of higher education in the state to offer the undergraduate degree in creative arts therapy. I thank the faculty and administrators who worked hard to make this signature program a reality,” said President Robin C. Capehart at the announcement of the approval of the Bachelor of Science in Creative Arts Therapy degree. Dean of the College of Arts and Communication Dr....

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Fall ’13 Sports Highlights
Dec15

Fall ’13 Sports Highlights

Football A promising start ended in a disappointing finish for the football team, which fell short of the .500 mark for only the second time in Coach Roger Waialae’s 9 seasons. Senior kicker Bryan Arbes finished second in the nation with a school-record 19 field goals while junior punter Griff Yocum averaged a school-record 41.5 yards per punt. Soccer Coach Barry Christmas’s women’s soccer team celebrated the opening...

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Hilltopper Homecoming
Dec15

Hilltopper Homecoming

Homecoming activities kicked-off in October with all the traditional student activities, including the famous Hilltopper Serenades, pep rally on Hoge Quadrangle, Saturday morning parade and the annual Homecoming Dance. But Homecoming also offers alumni and friends a chance to reconnect on the Hilltop. These special events began with a festive Friday evening Benefactors Gala at nearby Stratford Springs. President Circle donors enjoyed...

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Save the Date
Dec12

Save the Date

April 4-6, 2014 Florida Alumni Chapter Reunion Marriott Resort on Hutchinson Island, Stuart, FL Call 304.336.8888 for more information April 12, 2014 Great Gala OCTOBER 11, 2014 Homecoming 2014 – WLU v. Fairmont...

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