News 2009

Concord University Power Outage Update

  • For Immediate Release:
    Thursday, December 10, 2009
     Power has been restored to both the Athens and Beckley campuses.

Concord University is experiencing a power outage and will be closed Friday, Dec. 11, 2009.

  • For Immediate Release:
    Wednesday, December 9, 2009
    Power on campus is limited at this time and is being directed to the residence halls. American Electric Power and Concord University maintenance staff are working cooperatively to restore full service to campus as quickly as possible.

Parsons Named Concord University Star Student Employee of the Month

  • For Immediate Release:
    Sunday, December 6, 2009
    ATHENS - Jennifer Parsons of Peytona was named Concord University STAR Student Employee of the Month for October 2009...

Concord University Hosting 'Sounds of the Season'

  • For Immediate Release:
    Thursday, December 3, 2009
    ATHENS - A holiday tradition continues at Concord University with “Sounds of the Season” on Tuesday, Dec. 8, 2009 at 7:30 p.m. in the Main Theatre of the Alexander Fine Arts Center...

Concord University Celebrating The Season With Holiday Wassail

  • For Immediate Release:
    Monday, November 30, 2009
    ATHENS, W.Va. - Concord University is celebrating the season with a Holiday Wassail on Saturday, Dec. 12 at 2 p.m. in the Ballroom of the Jerry L. Beasley Student Center...

Alicia Suka Besenyei Named Concord University Advancement Development Officer

  • For Immediate Release:
    Tuesday, November 10, 2009
    ATHENS - Alicia Suka Besenyei of Daniels has been named Concord University Advancement Development Officer, Greg Quick, Concord University interim vice president for advancement, is announcing.

Rahall Scheduled to Address Concord University Veterans Ceremony

  • For Immediate Release:
    Tuesday, November 3, 2009
    ATHENS - U.S. Rep. Nick Rahall (W.Va.) is scheduled to be the keynote speaker for a Veterans Appreciation Ceremony at Concord University on Monday, Nov. 9, 2009 at 12:30 p.m...

Darwin's Legacy Topic of Concord University Lecture

  • For Immediate Release:
    Thursday, October 29, 2009
    ATHENS - Dr. Eugenie Scott, executive director of the National Center for Science Education, will speak on “Darwin's Legacy in Science and Society” on Wednesday, Nov. 4 at 1 p.m...

Concord University Hosting Event at Tamarack

  • For Immediate Release:
    Thursday, October 22, 2009

Concord University Celebrates Homecoming 2009

  • For Immediate Release:
    Friday, October 16, 2009
    The temperature hovered in the chilly range but that didn’t stop the excitement from radiating during Concord University’s Homecoming 2009 celebration Saturday, Oct. 17. Alumni, ...