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Explore interests, switch up routine with electives

November 7, 2018

By Daniel Morgan, Contributing Writer   Taking 15 credit hours a semester with a blend of general studies and major-specific classes is the formula to graduate in four years’ time. 120 credit hours are required for graduation, and it is understandable for students to want to meet that criterion, get a ...

Got electives? Here are five possibilities

November 4, 2018

By Daniel Morgan, Contributing Writer It's pre-registration season, and students are claiming their spots in general studies sections and major-specific courses for the spring 2019 semester. There are a variety of classes being offered, many of which may interest students across various majors. If you nee...

When it comes to pre-registration, preparedness is key

October 31, 2018

By Emily Salvatori, Editor   Pre-registration began on Oct. 22 for spring and summer 2019 classes. Whether it is your first time scheduling or if you’ve been scheduling for a while now, it can be a frustrating process. Here are some tips to make the process smoother. Read More »...

Special topic courses offer unique learning opportunities

February 21, 2018

By Yijing Shen, Contributing Writer   West Liberty University offers 22 special topic courses in total for over 10 majors during its 2018 Spring semester.    Special topic courses refer to any course with course number 278, 378 and 478. Course number stands for its curriculum level; the higher ...

Community University gears up for another year

October 8, 2017

By Taylor Long, Contributing Writer West Liberty offers the Community University for many learning opportunities to people 55 and older. Read More »...

Sounding Off on next semester

Sounding Off on next semester

April 26, 2017

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Invest in your future: Be prepared for pre-registration

April 1, 2017

By Emily Salvatori, Assistant Editor   Pre-registration is almost upon us, and as the whole process can seem daunting and stressful, it does not have to be. Preparation is the key to successful registration.  The easiest way to register for classes is to have a plan before you meet with your advis...

Getting into rhythm for spring semester

January 13, 2017

By Jalyn Bolyard, Online Editor It can be hard to get back in the rhythm of college after such a nice, long winter break. However, spring semester is just right around the corner! That means it’s about time to head back to the hilltop and get back to work. Here are some tips to coming back and star...

Pre-registration is open; students discuss popular classes

Pre-registration is open; students discuss popular classes

November 1, 2016

By Jalyn Bolyard, Online Editor and Josh Smith, Contributing Writer Midterms have come and gone, and the fall semester is already halfway over. An email was recently sent out to all students regarding the upcoming pre-registration for the spring semester. Registering for future classes can be very ...

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