University of Charleston
  1. Empowering Eagles Initiative Gets Results This fall, UC students have participated in several events created to encourage their registering to vote. One program, under the direction of Athletic Director Dr. Bren Stevens, has seen particularly impressive results. The Empowering Eagles Initiative was created to encourage UC student athletes to register to vote, and while all […]

  2. WV Drug Intervention Institute, Inc. Announces Contest Winners June 25, 2020— In response to COVID-19, the West Virginia Drug Intervention Institute (WV DII), Inc. moved its popular medication safety intiative, Don’t Keep Rx Around™, online during Spring 2020. As part of this outreach, the WV DII also hosted a coloring contest to encourage parents and […]

  3. WV Drug Intervention Institute, Inc., Synergy Health, Inc. and First Choice Services form Partnership to Increase Recovery Access in Kanawha County June 3 —The West Virginia Drug Intervention Institute (WV DII), Inc. located at the University of Charleston, Synergy Health, Inc. and First Choice Services have launched Project HELP designed increase assistance and support to […]

  4.   March, 2020 – UC has been identified as having one of the best affordable bachelor’s degree programs in cyber/computer forensics by www.affordableschools.net. Editors of the online ranking company noted that “this is one of the best values.” UC is ranked 22 out of the 25 top schools listing, based on average cost of attendance, […]

  5. Manchin, Capito Applaud Passage Of Resolution To Honor University Of Charleston Men’s Soccer Team   Washington, D.C. (January 16, 2020) – U.S. Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV) today applaud the passage of their resolution congratulating the University of Charleston men’s soccer team for winning the National Collegiate Athletic Association Division II […]

  6. Chronicle of Higher Education Names UC as a ‘Fastest Growing College’   Charleston, WV – December 18, 2019 – Citing its growth rate of 77.5%, the Chronicle of Higher Education Almanac 2019 named the University of Charleston as its 7th Fastest Growing College in the category of Private Nonprofit Doctoral Institutions. The ranking is based […]

  7. 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 […]

  8. 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 […]

  9. 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 […]

  10.   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, […]