The Times West Virginian

May 5, 2013

Students will soon have reason to celebrate

Commencement services for FSU, Pierpont this week

By Kaylyn Christopher
Times West Virginian

FAIRMONT — As the 2012-13 school year comes to a close, students at Pierpont Community & Technical College and Fairmont State University will soon have a reason to celebrate.

Spring commencement ceremonies for graduating students are set to be held at 6:30 p.m. Friday for Pierpont and 1 p.m. Saturday for FSU. Both ceremonies will be held in the Feaster Center.

Leslie Lovett, provost and vice president for academic affairs at Pierpont, said the campus is filled with students who are busy preparing for final deadlines and examinations as they enter the last week of the semester. According to Lovett, many graduating students already have a successful future lined up.

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