News 2005

Gilbert High School Students Attend “Camp” at Concord & Wvsom

  • For Immediate Release:
    Sunday, December 11, 2005
    Thirty-two high school students from Gilbert High School in Mingo County visited Concord University and the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine (WVSOM) this past Monday, December 8...

Rahall Technology Center Progress: Log on to Watch Progress

  • For Immediate Release:
    Sunday, December 11, 2005
    The foundation is being laid for the $10 million Nick Joe Rahall, II Technology Center at Concord University in Athens. Now you may watch the building progress by logging on to

Concord University Welcomes New Bookstore Manager

  • For Immediate Release:
    Tuesday, December 6, 2005
    Christopher Smallwood has joined the staff of Concord University as the new manager of the M.N. “Mike” Pashion Book Store. He comes to Concord from Roanoke College in Virginia where he served as textbook operations manager...

Concord Students Spend Fall Break Helping Hurricane Victims

  • For Immediate Release:
    Tuesday, November 29, 2005
    For many Concord University students, fall break provided a much-needed respite from tests and academic projects so they could spend time with family members and perhaps enjoy a football game or two...

CU Alumni Association to Host Reception at Tamarack, Thursday, December 8

  • For Immediate Release:
    Tuesday, November 22, 2005
    The Concord University Alumni Association and the Pine Trees chapter of the Association (representing southern W.Va.) are hosting a holiday reception in the Atrium at the Tamarack Conference Center...

Grammy Award Winner to Return to Concord University Wednesday, December 7

  • For Immediate Release:
    Monday, November 21, 2005
    Barbara Bailey Hutchison—her voice has been compared to Sarah McLachlan, Shawn Colvin or Faith Hill. In addition, college students nationwide have voted her the "Best Solo Act"...

Concord Announces Deadline for Martin Luther King, Jr. Writing Contest

  • For Immediate Release:
    Wednesday, November 16, 2005
    The Office of Multicultural Affairs at Concord University announces the annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Essay contest...

Homelessness Panel Discussion Set for Monday, November 28

  • For Immediate Release:
    Monday, November 14, 2005
    The Concord University Bonner Scholars will be a hosting a “Faces of Homelessness” panel discussion on Monday, November 28 at 7:30 p.m...

Concord University’s Mock Trial Teams Win Three Awards and Place Second at National Competition in Washington, D.C.

  • For Immediate Release:
    Tuesday, November 8, 2005
    Eight students from Concord University competed in the Phi Alpha Delta Pre-Law Fraternity’s National Mock Trial Competition in Washington, D.C...

Concord University Board of Governors to Meet Wednesday, December 14

  • For Immediate Release:
    Monday, November 7, 2005
    Concord University President Jerry Beasley announces that the Board of Governors will meet on Wednesday, December 14 at 10 a.m...