West Virginia Wesleyan College

June 11 - 12, 2012


2012 Annual Meeting

of the Presidents and Deans






Annual Meeting

The Appalachian College Association will hold this year’s Annual Meeting of the Presidents and Deans on June 11th & 12th, 2012 in Buckhannon, WV.  Our hosting member institution this year is West Virginia Wesleyan College.  

Hotel accommodations will be at the Microtel Inn & Suites and the Hampton Inn located in Buckhannon, WV. To make your reservation, please call one of the two hotels and mention that you are with the Appalachian College Association in order to receive the group rate.  We recommend making your hotel reservation early as there are a limited number of hotel rooms per block.

Microtel Inn and Suites
2 Northridge Drive
Buckhannon, WV 26201
(304) 460-2525  
Hampton Inn
1 Commerce Boulevard
Buckhannon, WV 26201
(304) 473-0900 

All meetings will be held on campus. 

All directions, maps, and parking instructions are listed below.  


Please click here for the meeting agenda.


Please click here for more information on keynote speakers.

Dr. Kent Chabotar

Dr. Estela Lopez

Ms. Andrea Pactor

Dr. Belle Wheelan


Registration will close on May 28, 2012 May 31, 2012.

Campus Map 1 Parking & Meeting Locations
Campus Map 2 Directions


More information about Buckhannon:

West Virginia Wesleyan is located in Buckhannon, a college town of 7,500. The town offers a wide range of locally-owned and fast food restaurants and becomes a popular destination during the summer months because of the many flowers that are displayed throughout its streets. Buckhannon was recently featured in The Smithsonian Magazine and is included in Norman Crampton’s 100 Best Small Towns in America. The West Virginia Wildlife Center is located 15 miles south of Buckhannon and the Meadowbrook Mall in Bridgeport is 25 minutes from the campus. 

Other activities around the area included eateries, shopping, recreational actives and much more!  Hinkle’s Glass (ronhinkle.com), a glass blowing shop, is about six miles from campus. A walking and biking river trail sits adjacent to the Wesleyan campus.  Buckhannon is home to two nine-hole golf courses—Buckhannon Country Club and Riverbend Golf Course. Several West Virginia State Parks, ski resorts, and biking trails are located within 1 ½ hours of Wesleyan.