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West Liberty University Replaces Traditional Commencement Ceremony with Safe Virtual Event

West Liberty University Replaces Traditional Commencement Ceremony with Safe Virtual Event
April 8, 2020

          Due to social distancing and other restrictions in place, while the world fights the coronavirus pandemic, West Liberty University is replacing its traditional spring commencement with...

Fall 2019 Graduates, be proud!

Fall 2019 Graduates, be proud!
December 26, 2019

                  "So, what now?" That’s what we typically ask ourselves whenever we accomplish something great in our lives. Maybe you got a promotion, aced an exam, or just graduated college....

Fall 2019 Commencement this Saturday–163 expected to graduate

Fall 2019 Commencement this Saturday--163 expected to graduate
December 10, 2019

          West Liberty University’s 2019 fall graduation is set to take place on Saturday, December 14th at 11 a.m. in the Academic, Sports and Recreation Complex (ASRC) on the WLU campus. A total...

Senior remains grateful for time at West Liberty

Senior remains grateful for time at West Liberty
May 4, 2019

West Liberty University is a very special place 20 minutes away from the nearest highway. It is tucked back in the hills of West Virginia and over the past five years I’ve gotten to explore this amazing...

Hilltoppers celebrate fall commencement this Saturday

December 12, 2018

By Emily Salvatori, Editor   On Dec. 15, 140 students are expected to graduate during the Fall 2018 Commencement Ceremony. The ceremony will take place at 11 a.m. in the Academic, Sports and Recreation...

Toppers ready for spring 2018 commencement

May 11, 2018

By Emily Salvatori, Editor   The 2018 Spring Commencement ceremony will be held tomorrow on May 12 in the Academic, Sports and Recreation Complex (ASRC). Doors will open at 9:30 a.m. and the ceremony...

WLU releases plans for 2017 fall commencement

December 5, 2017

By Jalyn Bolyard, Online Editor West Liberty’s Fall 2017 Commencement Ceremony will take place at 11 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 9 in the ASRC. Doors will open at 9:30 a.m. and tickets are not required to enter....

Hilltoppers ready for spring 2017 commencement 

Hilltoppers ready for spring 2017 commencement 
May 9, 2017

By Natasha Muhametzyanova, Contributing Writer May is here, which means seniors are ready to say goodbye to West Liberty University.    WLU will hold its Spring 2017 commencement ceremony at 11 a.m....

Try not to stress over job-hunting after graduation 

April 10, 2017

By Megan Jones, Advertising Manager   Graduation is almost a month away, which is causing seniors on the hilltop to feel a little panicky. We’ve already graduated once, so what is there to be afraid...

Hilltoppers prepare for fall 2016 commencement 

December 3, 2016

By Natasha Muhametzyanova, Contributing Writer    West Liberty University will hold its Fall 2016 commencement ceremony at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 10 in the Academic, Sports and Recreation Complex...

Fall Commencement Includes Surprise Moment as Dr. John McCullough is Named 35th President of WLU

December 16, 2015

Story Provided WEST LIBERTY, W.Va., Dec. 12, 2015 — West Liberty University Interim President Dr. John P. McCullough presided over the Fall Commencement exercises held at 11 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 12,...

What Comes After Graduation?

April 18, 2015

By Kyle Taylor, Contributing WriterOn May 9th, many WLU seniors are going to graduate. They have plenty of work to do before hand, like attending commencement, graduation fee, attending the graduation...

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