Faculty/Staff Directory
Full Name: 
Vuranch, Karen
Title: 
Instructor of Communication Arts
Primary Division/Department: 
Division of Fine Arts
Alternate E-mail: 
Telephone #: 
304-574-4840/304-384-5275
Room #: 
w-24 Beckley/CA 42 Athens
Building: 
Beckley Center
Bio: 

Karen Vuranch has been a professional actress, storyteller, writer and historian for 30 years. She has traveled extensively nationally and internationally with her performances. She is most well known for her performance of Coal Camp Memories, a play she researched and wrote about life in the West Virginia coal fields. She taught as and Adjunct for Concord for 20 years and has been full-time, teaching Speech and Theatre for the past three years. However, she also teaches an overload class in Appalachian Studies.

Office Hours: 

9:30 -10:00 /Noon - 1:00 - Campus
Tuesdays: 3:00-4:00 - Beckley
Wednesdays: 9:30 - 10:00 - Campus
or
Call for Appointments

Education: 

Masters - Marshall University
Bachelors - Ashland University

Campus Box #: 
1
PO BOX 1000, VERMILLION ST., ATHENS, WV 24712.