11 hrs ago
Board updated on Cyert Center visit
Staff from the county's preschool education program recently updated the Lincoln County Board of Education on a visit to the Cyert Center for Early Education in Pittsburgh.
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15 hrs ago
Dacula High Grad Wins West Virginia University Fellowship
Veronique Vernot, a 2010 graduate of Dacula High School, has been accepted to the West Virginia University College of Law as a W.E.B. DuBois Fellow.
17 hrs ago
'Safe Community' status a WVU-Morgantown goal
West Virginia University and the greater Morgantown area are teaming up to become the state's first officially recognized "Safe Community."
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Improving Rural Access to Care
Seminars and forums on rural health care in West Virginia have been held regularly for several years.
The Huffington Post
America's Top Young Scientists Warn Of Systemic Brain Drain: Colleagues 'Sort Of Disappear'
APRIL 07: U.S. President Barack Obama visits with students in a 10th grade Microbiology class at Bladensburg High School April 7, 2014 in Bladensburg, Maryland.
Spirit of Jefferson Advocate
Status quo versus new faces
Voters could select a new majority for the Jefferson County school board next month when three seats on the nonpartisan body come up for grabs.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Roch Capital & Peak Property Group Acquire Largest Off-Campus...
Roch Capital, a real estate and private equity investment firm out of Glen Mills, PA, and Peak Property Group, out of Columbus, OH, an expanding student housing investor and operator, announce the acquisition of West Run Apartments.
Salary for WVU president to be set April 25
The Higher Education Policy Commission will meet April 25 at Fairmont State University to vote on a new contract for West Virginia University President E. Gordon Gee.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
University of Kentucky, 8 others share grant to increase minority graduates in math, science
The University of Kentucky and eight other universities in Kentucky and West Virginia announced a $2.5 million grant Monday to help more minority students graduate with degrees in math and science.
West Virginia Metro
Morgantown meeting to focus on underage and high risk drinking
Underage and high risk drinking will be the focus of a town hall meeting involving Morgantown city officials and those with West Virginia University later this week.
Finalists Named In Alltech's Young Scientist Competition
FINALISTS NAMED IN ALLTECH'S YOUNG SCIENTIST COMPETITION Apr. 14, 2014 Source: Alltech news release Alltech has named the eight finalists to vie for the 2014 Alltech Young Scientist undergraduate and graduate titles, awards bestowed on the two champions of the global competition that rewards scientific innovation through research.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Gee looks to WVU's future
Editor's note: E. Gordon Gee has routinely been recognized among the top university presidents in the nation, and now he's back at West Virginia University for his second stint as president.
Weirton Daily Times
Matey included in class of '14
WEIRTON Among this year's selections for the Weirton Hall of Fame is the late Barbara Matey, who has been nominated in the category of education.
Va. college 'free-speech zones' latest to fall
The latest in a string of successful court challenges to college "free speech zones" is unfolding in Virginia, where lawyers are negotiating a settlement in the case of a student who was barred from preaching on campus.
WVDEP, WVU sponsoring environmental permitting and compliance seminar
A seminar designed to help West Virginia businesses and organizations better understand state and federal environmental regulations and the consequences of non-compliance is scheduled from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., on May 21, in Barboursville.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Gordon Gee talks future of WVU
He's recognized as one of the nation's top college presidents, he wears a bow tie and he has a plan to move West Virginia University forward over at least the next five years.
AmeriCorps seeks volunteers
Energy Express AmeriCorps is recruiting volunteers to spend the summer weeks helping children living in rural and low income areas of West Virginia to maintain or gain reading skills through Energy Express of West Virginia University Extension Service.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
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WVU-Parkersburg board OKs 8 pct. tuition hike
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Conrado M. Gempesaw named new President of St. John's University
Conrado M. Gempesaw, Ph.D has been elected the 17th president of St. John's University, the Presidential Search Committee announced in an email this morning.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Gas Workers at Risk Of Silica Exposure
Breathing only a tiny amount of silica dust per day - enough, roughly, to cover Franklin Delano Roosevelt's nose on a dime - can put a worker at risk for myriad health problems, according to Michael Breitenstein of the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health.