The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


New year, new school

Dr. Jerry Forster, left, area president of UC-Beckley and University of Charleston president Dr. Ed Welch, right, hang University of Charleston banners just after midnight in front of Carter Hall as administrative maintenance staff look on. During the day today, University of Charleston will be working to show the new campus's presence on South Kanawha Street. UC-Beckley will lease former Mountain State University buildings as online classes begin in one week and UC-Beckley classes begin on Jan. 14.