FAIRMONT, W.Va. – The ideal and brightest high university rising seniors from throughout West Virginia will set their heads collectively at Fairmont State.
Starting up on Saturday, June 25, the college will host the 2022 Governor’s Honors Academy. For the duration of the a few-7 days system, 85 learners will occur with each other to get lessons on humanities, great arts and STEM fields.
The objective is to give these shortly-to-be seniors a likelihood to explore all the tutorial choices available to them as they think about their daily life right after graduation.
“We want to give them that area to explore, to have interaction, to think about the environment of opportunities open up to them. We’ll be undertaking that by the way of the theme we established for this 12 months which is the planet we will inherit and genuinely type of welcoming and complicated the students to believe about any number of latest challenges that their generation will be contending with,” said Robin Payne, director of Fairmont State’s honor system.
Every county was able to nominate two learners to be selected for the academy that is sponsored by the West Virginia Office of Training. Each a few several years, a new area for the academy is picked. This is the to start with of the 3-12 months cycle for Fairmont State.
“We’re thrilled to have these youthful people becoming a member of us, to welcome them to our wonderful campus and definitely give them a fantastic experience,” Payne explained.