'Tis the Season for Bells and Voices

Tuesday, November 20, 2018

The Department of Music at Fairmont State University presents an annual traditional Service of Lessons and Carols on December 1 at 7:30p.m. at First Presbyterian Church in Fairmont, WV and a separate performance on December 2 at 3:00p.m. at Suncrest United Methodist Church in Morgantown, WV. The handbell choirs at each church will collaborate with the Fairmont State choirs.  The event is free and open to the public. A goodwill offering will be collected.

Fairmont State Jazz Ensemble performs free concert

Monday, November 19, 2018

The Fairmont State University Jazz Ensemble, under the direction of Fairmont State Alum and Fairmont native Neil L. King, will present a free concert November 28 at 7:30p.m. in Wallman Hall on the campus of Fairmont State. The event is free and open to the public. 

Jacqueline L. Sikora joins Fairmont State University as first ever General Counsel

Friday, November 16, 2018

Fairmont State University welcomes Jacqueline L. Sikora as its first ever General Counsel, where she will aid the institution in any matters requiring legal guidance. 

Two Fairmont State Theatre Arts students advance to SETC Spring Professional Auditions

Thursday, November 15, 2018

After 10 weeks of intense preparation Fairmont State University Theatre Arts majors Sarah Hinerman and Samantha Young will be among 18 West Virginia actors who will audition at the 2019 Southeastern Theater Conference (SETC) Spring Professional Auditions. 

Master Fiddlers offer free concert at Folklife Center

Thursday, November 15, 2018

On Monday, November 26, at 7 p.m., The Frank and Jane WV Folklife Center will be hosting an old-time fiddling performance by Doug Van Gundy, a master-fiddler and an eighth-generation West Virginian, and Annie Stroud, his apprentice. The event is free and open to the public.

Fairmont State Falcon Family kicks-off holiday season with annual tree lighting

Thursday, November 15, 2018

The Falcon Family Christmas Tree Lighting was held on Thursday in the Falcon Center to bring together students, faculty, staff and the community to kick-off the holiday season. 

President Dr. Mirta M. Martin said while they have put up a tree and had a lighting in the past, this is the first year it’s been a big event. She loves Christmas and this time of year, so she wanted to share that with the University and community.