Fairmont State University posts largest financial position increase in over 10 years

Thursday, October 17, 2019

Fairmont State University has again finished its fiscal year 2019 with a strong financial position. This is a continuance of last year’s focus on cost saving/containment and strategic initiatives implemented by administration in January 2018.

Community Bonfire and Kick-Off to start Homecoming 2019

Thursday, October 17, 2019

Fairmont State University is hosting a Community Bonfire and Kick-Off to help start Homecoming 2019 weekend off with all of the Falcon Family and is encouraging community members, students, and alumni to gather for an evening full of school spirit, food, and activities for the kids. 

The bonfire will begin at 7 p.m. in the gravel lot by the tennis courts on campus. Lawn games such as cornhole will be set up and there will be a seating where people are able to gather to visit. 

Fairmont State to host Hardway Haunt for second year

Wednesday, October 16, 2019

For the second year in a row, Fairmont State University will be hosting the Hardway Haunt as part of the campaign to help raise money for the United Way of Marion and Taylor Counties from 6-8 p.m. on October 30th. 

This family friendly event will include trick-or-treating, $1 carnival games, raffles and more on the first floor of Hardway Hall. Student organizations will decorate doors and lockers, people will be able to donate money to their favorite one. 

Nine Fairmont State alumni to be honored during homecoming luncheon

Monday, October 14, 2019

As part of Homecoming 2019, nine alumni are being honored during this year’s Emeritus Club Induction and Alumni Awards Luncheon. The event will be held on Friday, October 25 at 11 a.m.

Students present at information technology conference in Tacoma

Friday, October 11, 2019

Two Fairmont State University students were able to present their novel research at the 20th Annual ACM: SIG Information Technology Conference in Tacoma, Washington.

Portrayal of Memphis Tennessee Garrison set at Folklife Center

Tuesday, October 08, 2019

The Frank and Jane West Virginia Folklife Center will be hosting Ilene Evans portraying Memphis Tennessee Garrison at 7 p.m. on Monday, October 28. This event is free and open to the public.