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  1.   To celebrate West Virginia’s 159th birthday, the WV Department of Tourism picked nine of the “most Instagramable spots across West Virginia” to place handcrafted, larger-than-life Almost Heaven swings. One of the nine spots selected was the University of Charleston’s campus, where visitors can enjoy a gorgeous view of the Capitol from one of the […]

  2. Today the state of West Virginia commemorates Juneteenth, marking the end of slavery in. the United States. The University of Charleston joins with our state, our city, and our community to celebrate how far we’ve come, while acknowledging the work left to do. May we continue to be the change. Juneteenth is celebrated throughout the […]

  3. The University of Charleston will be celebrating its 134th class of graduates on Saturday, April 30, in two separate ceremonies – undergraduates at 10:00 am and graduate students at 1:00 pm. Both ceremonies will take place in the Wehrle Athletic Arena on UC’s campus There are nearly 400 graduates expected to take part, although UC […]

  4. The UC Concert Choir and University Singers will perform a variety of choral music during their annual Spring Concert. This year’s concert will be Sunday, April 24, at 3:00 pm in the UC Ballroom, Geary Student Union. The concert is free and open to the public. The program will include a varied program of sacred […]

  5. Camp Runs June 7, 8, 9 for Kanawha County High School Students For high school students considering a career as a nurse, the University of Charleston will offer a Nursing Boot Camp to enable students to learn what nursing – and nursing school – are all about. The camp will be held June 7th, 8th, […]

  6. The University of Charleston’s annual I3 (ideas, Innovation, Inspiration) Day will wind up its competition with five finalists presenting their entries in a live event held in UC’s Innovation Center. Finalists are the first-place winners in the student categories from the first round of the showcase in the following categories: Case Study, Product/Service, Work of […]

  7. Students from Four WV Counties to Compete March 1, 2022   What is the probability that 5 flips of a fair coin give exactly one head? On March 1, 2022, students from Boone, Clay, Kanawha and Putnam counties will answer questions like this (and harder ones) as they compete at the University of Charleston in […]

  8. 2022 Enlightened Living Day Will Feature “Our Towns” Documentary, Virtual Workshops, Art Project, and More The University of Charleston will focus on the exploration of what makes a community desirable and successful during its annual Enlightened Living Day taking place Monday, January 17, 2022. The university will offer students virtual sessions with change-makers and organizations […]

  9. Commencement to Take Place December 11, 2021, at 10:00 am   Charleston, W.Va. – The University of Charleston’s December Commencement will take place at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, December 11, in the Wehrle Athletic Arena, housed in the Innovation Center. There will be about 200 graduates participating in the ceremony. Some of those students graduated in […]

  10.     The University of Charleston’s Annual Holiday Gala will take place on Sunday, December 5, 2021 at 3:00 p.m. in the UC Ballroom. The concert will feature the University of Charleston Concert Choir and University Singers, and audience members will be invited to sing along to some traditional carols during the performance. The concert […]