Dr. Julie Reneau Named One of Five Finalists for 2020 WV Professor of the Year

Thursday, January 21, 2021

Fairmont State University Associate Professor of Special Education, Dr. Julie Reneau, has been selected as one of the five finalists for the Faculty Merit Foundation 2020 West Virginia Professor of the Year Award.  

Fairmont State University Folklife Center Receives Grant for K-12 Education Initiative Exploring Folklore and Cultural Heritage

Wednesday, January 20, 2021

The Frank and Jane Gabor West Virginia Folklife Center has received a grant of $7,500 from the Daywood Foundation in support of Ruth Ann Musick’s Trunk of Tales, a Fairmont State University project to promote folklore and West Virginia cultural heritage studies in K-12 public schools in the state.

Bill & Mala Harker Endowed Scholarship Established at Fairmont State University

Thursday, January 14, 2021

Clarksburg native and president and co-founder of a private investment firm and his wife, an attorney, have developed a scholarship to support students from Harrison and Marion counties.

Don Judy Commercial Flight Scholarship Established at Fairmont State University

Tuesday, January 12, 2021

Long-time pilot and entrepreneur Don Judy has established a scholarship for Fairmont State University students seeking their commercial pilots license, the first of its kind at Fairmont State.

Judy, a sawmill owner who has been flying since the 1960s, retired in March after 30 years as a designated pilot examiner.

Fairmont State Distributes COVID-19 Vaccines to High-Risk University Employees

Wednesday, January 06, 2021

Fairmont State University distributed its first round of COVID-19 vaccines to members of the campus community Wednesday as part of a statewide effort to slow the spread of the coronavirus and fight the ongoing pandemic. 

Fairmont State Maintains Reputation of Excellence Under Martin’s Leadership in 2020

Wednesday, December 30, 2020

The Fairmont State University Board of Governors has approved the annual evaluation of Fairmont State President, Mirta M. Martin, as she begins the second year of her three-year contract, renewed in 2020.