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What Does Covid-19 mean for us?

What Does Covid-19 mean for us?
March 29, 2020

It would be fair to say that the novel coronavirus has become a part of everyday life for most people now. Whether the virus has directly impacted you and your family or has limited your everyday activities,...

Resident Assistant peels back curtain on the job

February 19, 2019

If you search Resident Assistant on West Liberty University’s website you will find a short description on about what an RA is. The description says, “The RAs are skilled para-professionals who have...

Krise Hall basement houses new ceramics studio

Krise Hall basement houses new ceramics studio
October 3, 2018

By Walker Polivka, Contributing Writer   A project in the making for many years has finally achieved its goal this fall. A new ceramics studio has opened up in the basement of Krise Hall. The impact...

New housing options available for students next year

March 15, 2018

By Corey Riner, Contributing Writer When thinking of the typical college environment, most people would immediately think of dorms as the go to for students. West Liberty University, however, continues...

Boyd Hall reopens after three years of vacancy 

Boyd Hall reopens after three years of vacancy 
September 6, 2017

By Josh Smith, Contributing Writer   After years of sitting vacant, the once prime location dormitory of Boyd Hall is again up and running. Boyd Hall was a very popular dorm in the past. With its convenient...

Boyd Hall renovations nearing completion

Boyd Hall renovations nearing completion
July 12, 2017

By Josh Smith, Contributing Writer Nearly three years ago, West Liberty University and the Office of Housing and Residence Life decided to close a popular student dormitory, Boyd Hall. This summer, however,...

Taking a look at WLU buildings and history

Taking a look at WLU buildings and history
March 30, 2017

By Josh Smith, Contributing Writer West Liberty University is home to a variety of unique and historic buildings. From tall, white pillars, to beautiful brick structures, the hilltop houses some historically-rich...

Rogers Hall to reopen among other WLU housing changes 

Rogers Hall to reopen among other WLU housing changes 
March 6, 2017

By Daniel Morgan, Editor West Liberty University’s department of Housing and Student Life is presenting several changes for residence life on-campus beginning in the fall 2017 semester. Buildings will...

Dorm buildings participate in recycling competition

February 4, 2017

By Sean Kranske, Contributing Writer Since the spring semester of 2015, West Liberty University has gone to great lengths to encourage recycling. Blue bins can be found in every building scattered throughout...

University looks to update network infrastructure 

University looks to update network infrastructure 
November 14, 2016

By Emily Salvatori, Contributing Writer  At the last Board of Governors meeting, Roberta Linger, Vice President of Finance and Administration, brought up a plan to improve the network infrastructure of...

Haunted Halls returns to campus

October 30, 2016

By Jessica Broverman, Contributing WriterFor the last four years, spooky events have been a tradition on West Liberty’s campus. This year, the Haunted Halls experience will be located in Rogers Hall...

Ranking of West Liberty’s Dorm Buildings

October 1, 2016

By Sean Kranske, Contributing WriterAt West Liberty University, there are currently five dorm buildings that are occupied by students. Every building offers a great place for West Liberty students to live,...

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