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  1. Point Park Marketplace opens community gardenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 18 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... at the Point Park Marketplace. Photo by Jeff Baughan Brad Cochran, an extension agent with West Virginia State University, stands in one of the garden boxes as he goes through a planting demonstration Wednesday at the Highmark Community Garden at ...

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  2. HEPC gives 'ok' for new WVSU president to begin work;...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 18 | West Virginia Metro

    The state Higher Education Policy Commission approved the hire of incoming West Virginia State University President Anthony Jenkins Wednesday while expressing concern about a growing trend about incentives in presidents' contracts. Jenkins will serve as the university's 11th president.

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  3. Creative juices flow in Marshall's Visual Arts CenterRead the original story

    Saturday May 14 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... graphics design major works until noon, mainly designing websites, including new sites for West Virginia State University, Woodlands Retirement Community and local banks, as part of his apprenticeship. From there, he heads to class - one on ...

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  4. Gardening workshops set this month in HuntingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 12 | The Hastings Tribune

    West Virginia State University Extension Service will present the workshops starting at 10 a.m. May 24 at Heritage Farm Museum and Village.

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  5. West Virginia State University names 11th presidentRead the original story

    Thursday May 12 | University Business

    The university's Board of Governor's named Dr. Anthony Jenkins as the 11th president during a news conference Tuesday at its campus in Institute.

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  6. West Virginia State University names 11th presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 10 | West Virginia Metro

    The university's Board of Governor's named Dr. Anthony Jenkins as the 11th president during a news conference Tuesday on the Kanawha County campus. Jenkins, senior associate vice president for student development and enrollment services at the University of Central Florida, was one of three finalists interviewed last month for the job.

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  7. Jason Crutchfield Named Principal of BrownsvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 6 | Crozet Gazette

    ... running in college as an education major." After obtaining a bachelor of science degree from West Virginia State University, and a Master's degree in arts, education, and administration from Marshall University, Crutchfield taught seventh grade ...

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  8. Defensive tackle Javon Hargrave and the Pittsburgh Steelers history with HBCU playersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 4 | Behind The Steel Curtain

    ... player drafted into the NBA, Chuck Cooper, at both Pittsburgh's Westinghouse High School and West Virginia State University. He spent his time covering HBCU athletes with the Courier to help them gain national recognition, which eventually was ...

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  9. WVSU votes on new president, contract negotiation neededRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | West Virginia Metro

    The chair of the West Virginia State University Board of Governors will need to negotiate a contract for the new president of the university after the board narrowed down their top choice during a Thursday meeting. The board authorized Dr. Ann Brothers Smith to negotiate the contract with the individual to secure employment for the university's 11th president, said Kimberly Osborne, vice president of university relations and operations at WVSU.

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  10. UCF official is a candidate for West Virginia State University presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | Sentinel School Zone

    Anthony Jenkins, a senior official who has worked at UCF for less than two years, is in the running to be the next president at West Virginia State University , the Charleston Gazette-Mail reported this week. Jenkins was expected to attend a public forum at the school on Monday.

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  11. WVSU graduate, presidential candidate wants to 'bring back Yellow Jacket pride'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | West Virginia Metro

    ... University in Beckley from 2001-2013. The private college ended up selling its campus to West Virginia State University in order to settle a lawsuit in which students claimed they were not provided with quality education. Clark-Artis was MSU's ...

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  12. WVSU students produce Stephen King film on campusRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | Big News Network.com

    ... by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. - Communication students at West Virginia State University had the unique opportunity to produce a short film on campus by best-selling author Stephen King. The movie is called ';The Woman in the ...

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  13. After starting 13-0, the Crimson Hawks have lost three of sevenRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | The Penn

    After losing to No. 18 California University of Pennsylvania Thursday, IUP won two of three games against Charleston University and West Virginia State University Saturday and Sunday.

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  14. Training session to focus on substance abuse, domestic violenceRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2016 | Huntington News

    A nationally-renowned expert on the correlation between substance abuse and domestic violence will conduct a daylong training session for human services and law enforcement professionals. The free training, offered by Dr. Larry Bennett, a professor at the Indiana University School of Social Work, will begin at 8 a.m. Friday, April 22, at the St. Mary's Center for Education, 2853 5th Ave. The training is a product of the Cabell County CAPE 2 Project, a partnership between West Virginia State University, the Huntington Mayor's Office of Drug Control Policy, the Cabell County Substance Abuse Prevention Partnership and United Way of the River Cities.

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  15. Justice promises to help teachers a figure it outaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | Big News Network.com

    ... fellow candidates Sen. Jeff Kessler and former U.S. Attorney Booth Goodwin Monday night at West Virginia State University, told the two dozen teachers, "You'll have a voice with me." The teachers and some school service personnel did most of the ...

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  16. West Virginia State University plans Earth Day activitiesRead the original story

    Apr 18, 2016 | Washington Times

    The university says the celebration starts at 9:30 a.m. and is to include presentations, movie screenings and exhibitors, including electric cars on display in front of the James C. Wilson University Union. The events are free and open to the public.

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  17. West Virginia State University surpasses fundraising goalRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2016 | KSL-TV

    University President Brian Hemphill said Friday the school has raised $19.6 million for its "Realize the Promise, Deliver the Future" campaign, The Charleston Gazette-Mail reports. The campaign started in 2010, before Hemphill became president, but he has been instrumental in raising support for the small university.

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  18. W.Va. colleges, rape crisis centers promote sexual assault awarenessRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2016 | West Virginia Metro

    In West Virginia, one in five woman and one in 16 men will be a victim of sexual assault while in college, according to a mental health specialist at West Virginia State University. "The statistics are quite scary," Robin Tabor told MetroNews during an event held at the college Tuesday to promote awareness of sexual assault.

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  19. Local College Fair Gives Students OpportunitiesRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2016 | WOAY

    Schools such as WVU Tech, West Virginia State University and Concord University came to educate students on transferring options to finish out their degrees at a four year institution. "It's just about getting the word out for our students and to our community as well, but our students are hireable and we want them to stay local if possible," Culicerto said.

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  20. Libertya s Chris Hill accepts football scholarship from Alderson Broaddus URead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2016 | Fauquier.com

    ... with no guarantees. Fellow Liberty senior Hakeem Johnson accepted a full scholarship from West Virginia State University (NCAA D-II) and Chris Mighty signed for a partial scholarship from Bluefield College (NAIA D-II). Plus, last year, Liberty ...

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