Fairmont State to honor graduates at the University’s Fall Commencement Nov. 19

Fairmont State will honor graduates at its Fall Commencement on Saturday, November 19. The University will hold two separate ceremonies celebrating graduates from each of its five colleges in the Feaster Center on campus.

The Fall Commencement ceremonies will take place as follows:

  • College of Business & Aviation and College of Liberal Arts – 10 a.m.
  • College of Education, Health & Human Performance, College of Nursing, College of Science & Technology and Regents Bachelor of Arts – 2 p.m.

Fall Commencement ceremonies will be open to all guests and tickets will not be issued for entry. Masks are strongly recommended for visitors. A livestream for each of the ceremonies will be available, allowing those unable to attend to join virtually and view in real-time.

“We look forward to honoring our graduates at the University’s 153rd Commencement,” said Fairmont State University Registrar, Lori Schoonmaker. “We’re thrilled for the opportunity to join together with their loved ones in celebration of all of their achievements.”

In addition to Fall Commencement on Saturday, November 19, the Fairmont State University College of Nursing will honor students at a traditional Pinning Ceremony on Friday, November 18 at 6 p.m. in the Feaster Center. The Pinning Ceremony will celebrate the completion of the nursing program for students enrolled in the University’s traditional ASN, weekend ASN, LPN-ASN and RN-BSN programs.

Commencement details will continue to be available at www.fairmontstate.edu/commencement.

Featured

SHOPS & SERVICES

Commission, Upshur Schools to consider partnership to resurface tennis courts at county Recreational Park

BUCKHANNON – Members of the Upshur County Board of Education did not appear to find any ‘fault’ with a proposal to resurface the tennis courts located near Buckhannon-Upshur High School. In fact, the group spoke favorably about the plan served […]

Become a premium member to unlock immediate access to this story — and thousands more. Free trial available! Signing up is easy — just tap the button below.

Fish Hawk Acres invites the community to events in December

BUCKHANNON – Mark your calendar: Fish Hawk Acres will offer several exciting events this month. Experience the fun and fine dining of Fish Hawk Acres through their Wine Clubs, Market Dinners and other special events.

SHOPS & SERVICES

Lady ‘Cats tumble to West Liberty, 88-47

WEST LIBERTY, W.Va. – The West Virginia Wesleyan (0-3, 0-3) women’s basketball team dropped a road game to West Liberty (4-2, 3-0) on Wednesday (Nov. 30) night in West Liberty, W.Va. WVWC LeadersCourtney Wilfong had

Three Lady Bucs earn Big 10 All-Conference postseason volleyball honors

TENNERTON – Three Buckhannon-Upshur Lady Bucs were honored on the recently announced Big 10 All-Conference Volleyball team. Senior Kendal Currence earned First Team honors while sophomore Alyssa Abel and senior Tori Perkins were named to the Second Team. The Lady […]

Become a premium member to unlock immediate access to this story — and thousands more. Free trial available! Signing up is easy — just tap the button below.

SHOPS & SERVICES

DHHR announces reporting structure changes and hiring freeze

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – Bill J. Crouch, Cabinet Secretary of the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR), today announced additional changes as a result of the organizational study of DHHR by the McChrystal

Turnpike traffic exceeds estimates early Thanksgiving week

CHARLESTON, WV – Traffic on the West Virginia Turnpike was heavier than expected the first two days of the Thanksgiving travel week. From Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2022, through Sunday, Nov. 27, 2022, 721,114 vehicles passed