By Dakota Knotts, Contributing Writer It is that time of year again! The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) became available to students for the 2019-2020 school year on Oct. 1, 2018.
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.
By Natasha Muhametzyanova, Contributing Writer Are you a music major who plays a bass instrument? Or are you a rising senior studying dental hygiene? There are various scholarships available for multiple majors. You might be eligible for additional scholarships from West Liberty University Foundation.
By Daniel Morgan, Editor Members of the Gary E. West College of Business held their honors banquet this evening in the ASRC’s Boyle Room. Faculty, friends, and family gathered to recognize and celebrate the achievements of several students before many of them graduate on May 13.
By Jalyn Bolyard, Online Editor The West Liberty Foundation has accepted an estate gift of over $800,000 from former professor Dr. Lawerence H. Talley’s estate. The estate gift will fund four-year, full-ride scholarships for incoming College of Sciences freshmen students majoring in either chemistry or biology.
By Josh Smith, Contributing Writer The cost of a college education is nothing to take lightly. With the cost of tuition, room and board, meal plans, and books and supplies, the price of a four-year education can be quite costly; however, it does not always have to be.
By Marissa Wetterau, Sports Editor A scholarship fund has been established in the West Liberty University Foundation in memory of the university’s beloved colleague, Beth (Baker) Salatino who passed away suddenly on the night of Nov. 3rd. Beth Salatino held the position of financial aid counselor, was an employee of WLU for about 25 years, and was married to alumnus…