WVU Native American Studies Program Annual Peace Tree Ceremony
This event will be held on October 30th from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Peace Tree,
across the street from the front of the Mountainlair. Dr. Sarah Kastelic (Alutiiq),
executive director of the National Indian Child Welfare Association, will be the guest
of honor. The Peace Tree is directly across the street from the front of the
Mountainlair. In case of bad weather, the event will be held in the Blue Ballroom of the
WVU Mountainlair. See Flyer.
Conversations with Cops
These programs will be in the WVU Mountainlair Commons Area from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
on November 13. “Conversations with Cops” is an ongoing multicultural program series
that seeks to foster positive communication between Morgantown law enforcement and
the cultural communities that create WVU. The theme of the upcoming program will be
“Women and Law Enforcement”. The discussion will lead with the introduction of law
enforcement agencies and a discussion of women’s rights, and then open the floor for a
This is an open forum for students to communicate freely and openly with local law
enforcement agencies about any subject. Representatives will be present from the
Morgantown Police Department, the WVU University Police, the WV State Police, the
Monongalia County Sheriff's Office, the U.S. Attorney’s Office, and WVU’s Equity
Assurance Title IX Office. The event will be moderated by Jason Burns of the WVU
Office of Multicultural Programs, Eric Jordan of the WVU Center for Black Culture &
Research, and Mariana Matthews of the Title IX Office. “FREE PIZZA will be served
on a first-come, first-served basis.
Greater Morgantown Interfaith Association
The meeting will be on October 28th from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. at the First Presbyterian
Church, 456 Spruce Street, Morgantown. The theme is global citizenship. See them on
Morgantown Human Rights Commission Meetings
The Morgantown Human Rights Commission meets monthly on the 3rd Thursday of each
month at 6:30 p.m. in the Public Safety Building (300 Spruce Street) conference room.
Go here to get copies of the agendas and minutes.
The Morgantown/Kingwood Branch of the NAACP meets every third Tuesday at 5:30
p.m. at the Pines Country Club on Point Marion Road, Morgantown.
WVU LGBTQ+ Center Events
See their website for details on the many weekly and other events.
Click here for Events outside the Morgantown area