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Annalise Murphy, The Trumpet Editor

September 6, 2020

          West Liberty University reopens its search for a new president after Dr. Robert Colvin made the decision to withdraw from the running concluding his visit to campus, according to Rich Lucas, chairman of WLU’s Board of Governors and 2020 search committee.           West Liberty...

Presidential search down to four candidates

September 8, 2015

The final candidates for the West Liberty University presidency are:Dr. Steven GreinerDr. Keely CamdenDr. Cheryl TorsneyDr. Ron DempseyFor more information, read the Trumpet coming out Thursday, Sept 10.

NASA Makes History with New Horizons’ Flyby of Pluto

July 14, 2015

By Daniel Morgan, Advertising ManagerAfter an almost decade-long journey spanning more than three billion miles, NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft made its closest approach to Pluto on Tuesday, July 14, 2015 at 7:49 a.m. ET.The spacecraft came within 7,750 miles above the dwarf planet’s surface, wh...

West Liberty University Campus Buildings to Remain Open

April 30, 2015

Story Provided After a review of the fiscal 2016 budget, West Liberty University officials have devised a plan to keep three campus buildings open for the next school year. The buildings include College Hall, Shotwell Hall and the ceramics studio, located in the Annex Read More »...

West Liberty University Presidential Search Committee Selects Chairperson and Establishes Timeline

April 29, 2015

Story Provided West Liberty University’s Presidential Search Committee met for the first time at 4 p.m. today in historic Shaw Hall. The 22 members of the search committee voted on a chairperson and selected Leslie “Les” DeFelice to serve in that role. A West Liberty alumnus, DeFelice is CEO of Visit...

SGA meeting further discusses building closures on campus

April 22, 2015

By Daniel Morgan, Contributing Writer and Jessica Broverman, Editor West Liberty’s SGA held a meeting on April 21 in the Alumni Room to discuss the closures of three buildings on campus: Shotwell Hall, Annex, and College Hall. These buildings have been scheduled to close this fall. Read More &ra...

WLU Presidential Search Committee Named

April 21, 2015

Story ProvidedWEST LIBERTY, W.Va., April 15, 2015 — The names of those serving on the West Liberty University Presidential Search Committee were approved at a Board of Governors meeting held in historic Shaw Hall. Read More »...

Stay Aware of Campus Sexual Assault

April 15, 2015

By Lauren O'Connor, Contributing WriterIt's time West Liberty University and its students have a serious conversation about sexual assault. Reports have shown that one in every five college-aged women are victims of campus sexual assault. Up to 10 percent of campus sexual assault victims are men, but those...

Survey: New major to possibly hit WLU

February 26, 2015

The Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences at West Liberty has presented the possibility of a new Sustainability Studies major. Read More »...

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