Category Archives: Clubs

Planned Parenthood club chapter begins at WLU

By Natasha Muhamtezyanova, Contributing Writer
At the time of the political and financial uncertainty in regards to women’s health and reproductive rights, there are students across the country are mobilizing to support Planned Parenthood and debunk the myths surrounding the organization. One such student, Adam Croasmun, brought Planned Parenthood Generation Action to West Liberty University.

Equality Alliance club promotes tolerance on campus

By Ana Berbel, Assistant Editor
Every semester, students have the chance to get involved or begin new clubs and organizations on campus. This spring, students have the chance to join Equality Alliance, a student organization aimed at equality through educating people about the importance of tolerance and acceptance of minorities. 

Fraternity raises money for local elementary school 

By Kendrick Jackson, Advertising Manager
The Phi Delta Theta WV Gamma fraternity of West Liberty University hosted a Night at the Races event and raised almost $7,000 towards a new playground for the students of West Liberty Elementary School

Psych club uplifts YWCA, welcomes involvement

By Jalyn Bolyard, Online Editor
WLU’s Psychology Club collected donations for the YWCA Wheeling at the end of last semester for the holiday season. It is one of 300 associations in the nation that aims to eliminate racism and empower women with its local programs. 

WLU History Club provides incomparable opportunities

By Jalyn Bolyard, Online Editor
The West Liberty University History Club is a club focused on the past, present and future while having fun and experiencing unique, historical  opportunities along the way. 

Veterans to hold flag ceremony tomorrow

By Emily Salvatori, Assistant Editor
On Wednesday, Nov. 8, the Student Veterans’ Association will be having a flag raising ceremony on the quad at noon in honor of Veterans Day. 

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.

Community choir brings students and locals together in song

By Kendrick Jackson, Advertising Manager
West Liberty’s College Community Choir offers students and the Wheeling community the opportunity to join forces and form a choir ensemble off-campus. Under the new leadership of Ryan Keeling, the alumnus is thrilled to conduct the chorus as it approaches its semesterly performance. 

Dance team welcomes new members, grows on hilltop

By Trevor Piccone, Contributing Writer

West Liberty offers many extracurriculars for their students to get involved with on campus. From Biology club to gaming club, these organizations help bring students together and further the family orientation of our campus. One club in particular that is taking off this year is West Liberty’s own dance team

Marching Hilltoppers to return to West Liberty

By Jerrad McNeil, Contributing Writer
On Sept. 21, it was announced that the University is bringing back the West Liberty Marching Hilltoppers. The marching band was cut due to budget reasons in March 2016.