Fairmont State University to resume Falcon Day Camp this summer

Tuesday, March 21, 2023

Fairmont State University prepares to host its Falcon Day Camp this summer for the first time since the COVID-19 pandemic. The Falcon Day Camp is a 6-week summer day camp for children ages 6-12 years old. The day camp will take place from June 19 to August 4 with a week break during the week of July 4. 

Fairmont State University narrows presidential search to 12

Monday, March 20, 2023

Fairmont State University is moving along right on schedule as it conducts a national search for its next president, aided by search firm Buffkin/Baker. 

“The Committee is thankful for all of the work Buffkin/Baker has done for and alongside us,” said Dr. Chuck Shields, search committee tri-chair. 

Black Diamond Philharmonic Orchestra to be welcomed back to Fairmont State University March 23

Monday, March 20, 2023

Fairmont State University Community Arts welcomes back the Black Diamond Philharmonic Orchestra (BDP) on Thursday, March 23, at 7:30 p.m. in the Wallman Hall Theatre for their concert “Going Home” at Fairmont State University. 

Fairmont State University selects 2023 Presidential Scholarship winners

Thursday, March 16, 2023

Three incoming Fairmont State University freshmen have been selected as the recipients of Fairmont State’s premier academic scholarship, the Charles J. McClain Presidential Scholarship. Sophie Stuart from Jefferson High School (Charles town, W.VA), Hailey Jordan from Fairmont Senior High School (Fairmont, W.VA) and Jayden Sharps from Scott High School (Madison, W.VA) are this year’s Presidential Scholars and will be joining the campus community this fall.

Fairmont State University Town and Gown Theatre to host auditions for "Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat"

Wednesday, March 15, 2023

Fairmont State University’s Town and Gown Theatre is holding adult, teen, and child auditions for the summer production of "Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat".

Auditions for Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, presented by Fairmont State Town and Gown Players, will be held March 19 and 20 from 6:00-9:00 p.m., with callbacks on March 21, for grades nine through adults. 

Frank and Jane Gabor West Virginia Folklife Center Presents Lecture on Plants and Cemeteries March 26

Wednesday, March 15, 2023

On Sunday, March 26 at 2 p.m. the Frank and Jane Gabor West Virginia Folklife Center will present a lecture titled “Gravestones, Cemetery Plants, and the Upper Mon Valley Deathscape” by Dr. Travis Stimeling and Mary Linscheid.