Interning at WLU: Behind the Scenes
Dec21

Interning at WLU: Behind the Scenes

    West Liberty University contributed $50.2 million to the state in 2014, according to an economic impact report that drew media attention this past August. But sometimes it’s what’s behind the headlines that matter. Take for instance Wheeling’s East Coast Hockey League (ECHL) team, the Nailers.     “Our Arts and Communication students are a major part of Nailers television broadcast. Students run...

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Graduate Programs Growing
Dec20

Graduate Programs Growing

    Graduate degrees up and running include the Master of Arts in Education, Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies, Master of Professional Studies, Master of Science in Criminology (MSC) and online MBA degrees.     Soon the newest graduate program, the Masters of Science in Dental Hygiene, will join the mix.      “We are pleased to move forward with yet another graduate...

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New Zoo Science Major
Dec20

New Zoo Science Major

    You might see a sloth, tortoise or hellbender in your classroom if you’re enrolled in one of WLU’s newest majors, Zoo Science.     “What began about a year ago as a ‘wouldn’t it be great’ discussion has turned into an exciting new academic program at West Liberty University. Shortly after Dr. Joe Greathouse joined the natural science department at WLU, he, Dr. Zac Loughman, and Dr. Karen Kettler began...

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