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Student Development

Student Development at West Virginia Wesleyan College is comprised of several offices, all centered around the student experience and tending to many facets of the student experience, including everything from housing arrangements, service opportunities, and health services.

Student Development Purpose Statement:

In support of the mission of West Virginia Wesleyan College, the Office of Student Development is committed to:

  • Uphold values that serve all students at the individual level – EVERYONE and EVERY ONE.
  • Establish positive and productive relationships that focus on empowering students to recognize and realize their potential.
  • Promote lifelong behaviors that contribute to the intellectual, psychological, spiritual, and social development of students.

Several departments fall within the Office of Student Development, including:

Center for Community Engagement

Health & Counseling Center

Campus Life

Greek Life

Multicultural Programs & Services

Spiritual & Religious Life

Wellness Center

 

 

Kim Bjorgo-Thorne

Assistant Professor

Environmental Science, Ecology, GIS, Vertebrate Zoology

email: bjorgo@wvwc.edu

Quick Facts

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Doug Van Gundy

Associate Professor

creative writing, Appalachian lit

email: vangundy_d@wvwc.edu

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President

Meet Dr. Joel Thierstein, the 19th President of West Virginia Wesleyan College

Mission

West Virginia Wesleyan College challenges its students to a life-long commitment to develop their intellectual, ethical, spiritual, and leadership potential and to set and uphold standards of excellence.

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Staff

Alison Clausen Title III/Student Success Coordinator clausen_a@wvwc.edu (304) 473-8604 _______________________________________________________________________________ Shauna Jones First-Year Academic Advisor jones_s@wvwc.edu (304) 473-8605 _______________________________________________________________________________ Jill Okes Experiential Learning Coordinator okes_j@wvwc.edu…