The Frank and Jane Gabor WV Folklife Center Presents Author Burnis Morris as Part of the Phyllis Wilson Moore Online Author Series

Thursday, October 01, 2020

As part of the Phyllis Wilson Moore Online Author Series, The Frank & Jane Gabor West Virginia Folklife Center will host an online event with author Burnis Morris, who was named a 2011-2012 West Virginia Humanities Council Fellow. On Wednesday, October 14, at 7p.m., Professor Morris will be talking about his work, reading several passages from his book Carter G. Woodson: History, The Black Press, and Public Relations, and taking questions from the online audience.

U.S. News & World Report recognizes Fairmont State in 2021 rankings

Thursday, October 01, 2020

For the first time in recent history, U.S. News & World Report has recognized Fairmont State University in their 2021 rankings, including as a Top 100 Performer on Social Mobility and a Top 50 Public School in the Regional University South category. 

Fairmont State honors Hutson family contributions to School of Nursing

Tuesday, September 29, 2020

Fairmont State philanthropists, alumni and Harrison County natives, Rusty and Kimberly Hutson were honored during a press conference on Tuesday for a series of gifts totaling $500,000 to benefit the School of Nursing. The celebration included the unveiling of the newly named Rusty & Kimberly Hutson Family Nursing Simulation Laboratory. 

Fairmont State graduate and local teacher recipient of Presidential Excellence Award in Science, Mathematics, and Engineering

Thursday, September 24, 2020

President Donald J. Trump announced that Geoscience faculty member Dr. Angela McKeen is a recipient of the Presidential Awards for Excellence in Science, Mathematics and Engineering Mentoring (PAESMEM).

Fairmont Native Honored with Scholarship for Students Pursuing a Graduate Degree in Healthcare Management

Tuesday, September 22, 2020

The daughter of a Fairmont native has established a scholarship in her mother’s name to benefit students pursuing a master’s degree in health care management.

The Frank and Jane Gabor WV Folklife Center Presents Author Bonnie Proudfoot as Part of the Phyllis Wilson Moore Online Author Series

Monday, September 21, 2020

As part of the Phyllis Wilson Moore Online Author Series, the Frank & Jane Gabor West Virginia Folklife Center will host an online event with author Bonnie Proudfoot, who was awarded a Fellowship for the Arts in Creative Writing from the West Virginia Department of Culture and History. On Wednesday, September 30, at 7p.m., Dr.