University of Charleston
  1. Charleston, WV – December 10, 2019 – Following a national search, Dr. Beth Wolfe has been named the new Executive Vice President of Enrollment Management at the University of Charleston. Wolfe comes to UC from Marshall University, where she served for the past 13 years, most recently as the Director of Continuing Education. “Beth’s background […]

  2. The West Virginia Drug Intervention Institute at UC Announces Winners for Program to Celebrate Grandmothers Raising Grandchildren (Glam-Maws) Charleston, WV – December 5, 2019 – On December 2, 2019,  the winners were announced for a program designed to celebrate grandmothers raising grandchildren. The West Virginia Drug Intervention Institute (WV DII) at UC selected four lucky […]

  3. December Graduation

    Charleston, W.Va., November 22, 2019  – The University of Charleston’s December Commencement will take place at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, December 7, in Riggleman Hall’s Geary Auditorium, as approximately 130 graduates are scheduled to receive diplomas. The graduates represent the Charleston campus, Beckley location, and online students. Of the graduates, 64 will receive an undergraduate degree […]

  4. Charleston, WV – November 21, 2019 – Nominations are now being accepted for a program designed to celebrate grandmothers raising grandchildren. The West Virginia Drug Intervention Institute at UC is seeking nominations for deserving grandmothers who are raising grandchildren who deserve a day of pampering.  Four grandmothers will be chosen for a day of celebration […]

  5. Charleston, WV, November 21, 2019 — At the 2019 ALL IN Challenge Awards ceremony held to recognize colleges and universities committed to increasing college student voting rates, the University of Charleston received a bronze seal for achieving a student voting rate of between 20% and 29%. The University of Charleston increased its voting rate by […]

  6. Travis Kahle, Director of the UC Center for Career Development, had an article published in  the November issue of the National Association of Colleges and Employers Journal.  The article, titled “Overcoming Employment Challenges in Rural Areas: The Transformational Employer Engagement Strategy” highlighted the challenges that rural colleges face in recruiting employers to work with them […]

  7. CHARLESTON, W.VA.- The University of Charleston School of Pharmacy (UCSOP) has received a $30,000 grant from the West Virginia IDeA Network of Biomedical Research Excellence. (WV-INBRE) This funding will be used to study the enzymology and regulation of the histone deacetylase 3 (HDAC3) to assist in the development of chemotherapy for aggressive forms of cancer […]

  8.   Dear UC Community, In 1954, when November 11th was officially named Veterans Day, United States President Dwight D. Eisenhower called upon all citizens to join to “solemnly remember the sacrifices of all those who fought so valiantly on the seas, in the air, and on foreign shores, to preserve our heritage of freedom.” Today, […]

  9.   CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Officials with West Virginia State University (WVSU) and the University of Charleston (UC) School of Pharmacy have signed an affiliation agreement to offer a dual degree, seven-year Doctor of Pharmacy program. Under the joint agreement signed today at the UC School of Pharmacy, students will complete the three-year undergraduate program in […]

  10. Charleston, WV,  (October 28)  – Lindsay Acree, assistant professor at University of Charleston School of Pharmacy, (UCSOP) has been awarded two grants totaling over $1.2 million to combat the opioid epidemic in West Virginia. The State Targeted Response Grand and Prescription Drug Overdose Grant were awarded by the West Virginia Department of Health and Human […]