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Enrollment up again at WLU for fall 2018 semester

November 5, 2018

By Hanna Perry, Contributing Writer   During the fall 2018 semester, West Liberty University has had an tremendous increase in enrollment. West Liberty University reports an enrollment increase of 3.2 percent this fall, with a total of 2,525 students.  Read More »...

New club on campus provides creative outlet

October 9, 2018

By Corey Riner, Contributing Writer   A new club is starting up at WLU this fall semester. The Poetry Club welcomes all students to its warm and creative atmosphere.   Read More »...

College Radio Day celebrates joy, opportunities and work

October 4, 2018

By Gabrielle Blanchard, Assistant Editor   Since 2011, college radio stations throughout the country have taken part in “College Radio Day,” a 24-hour program for students to unite to celebrate a shared love of college radio. West Liberty’s student-run and produced station, 91.5 WGLZ, has ta...

24 new faculty members join the ranks at WLU

October 1, 2018

By Yijing Shen, Distribution Manager   West Liberty University welcomed 24 new faculty members to the 2018–2019 academic year.  Read More »...

Photo Gallery: Chi Nu Pooch Pals 5k

September 29, 2018

Compiled by Tyler Huggins, Contributing Writer The first annual Chi Nu Pooch Pals 5k took place last Saturday, Sept. 23 at West Liberty University. Proceeds from the event went to support Ohio County, Brooke County, Belmont County animal shelters and Angel Ridge Rescue.  Read More »...

WLU SGA leaders look forward to new year, new senators

September 25, 2018

By Jalyn Bolyard, Online Editor   West Liberty University’s Student Government Association (SGA) will be holding elections to elect new Senators on Wednesday, Sept. 26.    Voting will take place online this semester. On election day, an email will be sent to all students with a voting link. For...

Shotwell Hall reopens with a new purpose, new residents

September 10, 2018

By Walker Polivka, Contributing Writer   For the first time since the 2015-2016 school year, Shotwell Hall will be utilized again on campus. Starting this semester, the International Office and the study abroad program will be housed on the first floor. Read More »...

Topperfest 2018 welcomes students back to campus

August 23, 2018

By Emily Salvatori, Editor  As the beginning of the new school year draws closer, it is time to start getting ready to return to campus. Classes start at 8 a.m. on Aug. 27, but there is much more going on activity wise for students to keep in mind. Read More »...

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