University of Charleston

University of Charleston

  1. Wright Awarded Open Learning WV Educator Award UC English Professor Catherine Wright was recognized with the Open Learning West Virginia Educator Award from the WV Higher Education policy Commission. The award was announced at the Open Learning WV Statewide Convening on April 7- 8, 2022 in Charleston. This is the first year the award has […]

  2. UC Director of Financial Planning and Financial Literacy Jacob Tenney was featured in the “Ask the Experts” section in a story about its recent survey regarding large purchases. In the article, Dr. Tenney offers caution on maxing out credit cards and suggests understanding personal risk tolerance and tendencies and how they impact financial decisions […]

  3. Charleston, WV – November 1, 2021 – Dr. Jacob Tenney, UC Director of Financial Planning and Financial Literacy, is featured on in an article on starter credit cards. Tenney offers his views as one of the site’s featured ‘Ask the Experts’ contributors. Tenney provides insightful information on when to get a starter credit card, […]

  4. Charleston, WV – October 19, 2021 — Dr. Lindsay Acree, Assistant Professor, Pharmacy Practice Department and Pharmacist-in-Charge, PharmU Patient Care Clinic and the UC School of Pharmacy, was recently awarded an additional $6,000,000 from the WV State Opioid Response Grant, sub-grantee of the WV Department of Health and Human Resources Department of Behavioral Health. Dr. […]

  5. School of Business & Leadership Faculty Present At Fall Summit Drs. Lisa McCool and Melissa Farrish from the UC School of Business & Leadership presented “Technology and Engagement: Gaming in the Classroom” at the Appalachian College Association’s annual fall summit on September 24, 2021, in Pigeon Forge TN. The presentation focused on incorporating game-centered technology […]

  6. Catherine Wright, UC Instructor of English, has received a full scholarship from the Key West Literary Seminar to attend its upcoming event. The seminar will take place in Key West, Florida, in early January 2022. The mission of the Key West Literary Seminar is to promote the understanding and discussion of important literary works and […]

  7. Project to Test Novel Therapy for Multiple Myeloma Charleston, WV – September 21, 2021 – Dr. Tamer Fandy, Chair of the Department of Pharmaceutical and Administrative Sciences at the UC School of Pharmacy, has been awarded a supplemental grant of $100,00 from the West Virginia IDeA Network of Biomedical Research Excellence (WV-INBRE) for a collaborative […]

  8. Dr. Peter Ward Publishes Textbook on Musculoskeletal System Dr. Peter Ward, an adjunct professor in the UC Physician Assistant Program, has authored a Netter’s Anatomy textbook: “Netter’s Integrated Musculoskeletal System: Clinical Anatomy Explained!”. The textbook is an integrated, innovative approach to the musculoskeletal system. Dr. Ward has been an adjunct professor in the UC PA […]

  9. Jamie Bero Named Director of Student and Alumni Affairs Charleston, WV – August 27, 2021 — As part of the University of Charleston School of Pharmacy (UCSOP) efforts to increase the engagement of alumni with the program, UCSOP Director of Student Affairs, Jamie Bero has accepted the position, Director of Student and Alumni Affairs. “Our […]

  10. Dr. Mindy Smith named Dean of School of Health Sciences Charleston, WV – July 1, 2021 – Dr. Mindy Smith has been named Dean of the Bert Bradford School of Health Sciences. She has been serving as Interim Dean since May, 2020. Smith brings more than 15 years of experience in higher education at UC […]