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WVU plans Friday bell-ringing ceremony

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West Virginia University will hold a bell-ringing ceremony, coordinated by the Office of Student Life and Alpha Phi Omega, a national service fraternity, on Friday (Dec. 9) in remembrance of student Paul Hartel.

Hartel, 21, a junior political science major born in New York, New York, passed away on Nov. 24.

The service will begin around noon at Oglebay Plaza on WVU’s downtown campus, and those interested in attending are asked to be there at least 15 minutes beforehand. Family, friends and members of the University community are welcome to attend Friday’s ceremony.

Individuals who would like to speak should contact Kim Mosby at 304.293.5611 or



CONTACT: Kim Mosby, Campus and Community Life, 304.293.5611

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