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  1. Fairmont native Caitlin Ahrens honored as outstanding young West VirginianRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | The Republican

    Caitlin Ahrens, a Fairmont native and West Virginia University alumna, was recently honored as the Jaycees' Outstanding Young West Virginian of 2018. "I feel so honored to represent West Virginia women in a positive light on ambition and progress in the sciences," she said.


  2. Opioid forum leaves community inspiredRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Logan Banner

    ... to the group and gave insight into the work of the legislature relative to the opioid epidemic. West Virginia University's professor of Behavioral Medicine and Psychiatry, Dr. Judith Feinberg, addressed attendees regarding the epidemic and ...


  3. What if men had to wear pantyhose?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | O-R Online

    ... and other publications. Kristin is a Washington native and a graduate of Washington High School and West Virginia University. There I was packing for a weekend getaway and deciding what to wear that evening. I am a seasoned traveler and could easily ...


  4. Turmoil continues to swirl around Loughry in wake of spending controversyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Republican

    ... had the Legislature had oversight." John Kilwein, associate professor of political science at West Virginia University, said talk of impeachment "seems like so much ... politics." "To me, it's just kind of a cynical ploy," he added. "As a taxpayer, ...


  5. Calling All Mountaineers: We're Looking For A Few Diehard Fans For A Special ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Smoking Musket

    We've been presented with a special opportunity to help out with a pretty big project, and it's time for y'all to shine. Do you live in Morgantown or the surrounding area? Is your living room/man cave decorated from floor to ceiling with West Virginia gear? Does your office at work look like Mountaineer World exploded and covered everything in Old Gold and Blue? Does West Virginia University mean absolutely everything to you? Do you want to get in front of a camera and talk about what the Mountaineers mean to you and the entire state of West Virginia? If it sounds like I'm describing you, or someone you know, you shouldn't pass up this opportunity.


  6. WVU researcher sees shooter status threat in mass killings Source: APRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WFTV Orlando

    ... profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) - A West Virginia University researcher says there likely will be more mass shootings at U.S. schools and that apparent underlying issues include ...


  7. Gen Z Using Social Media to Start a Political Movement in Aftermath of School ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Newswise

    A generation raised on the Hunger Games and Harry Potter is using those examples of children who organize themselves to fight corruption and cruelty, according to a communications expert. The West Virginia University researcher says teens are using their collective social media acumen to address what they see as injustice in their own world.


  8. WVU Students Selected for Legislative InternshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Newswise

    Eleven students from the Eberly College of Arts and Sciences at West Virginia University have been selected to intern at the West Virginia State Legislature this semester. The interns were selected through a competitive application process and will assist legislators in their daily activities.


  9. Are The West Virginia Mountaineers On Track To Win It All?Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Smoking Musket

    Welcome, By-Godders, to The Shotgun/Throwdown, WVU's best place for sports links, information, sophomoric humor and daily distractions. West Virginia Athletics West Virginia University will hold its annual Gold-Blue Spring Game presented by U.S. Cellular on Saturday, April 7, at 1 p.m., at Mountaineer Field at Milan Puskar Stadium.


  10. Spring Mills rallies for winRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Martinsburg Journal

    The Spring Mills girls basketball coach took one of the play book of the West Virginia University men's basketball coach when he went to a 1-3-1 defense late in the Cardinals' Class AAA, Region II, Section 1 tournament. The defense limited third-seeded Musselman to one field goal over the final four minutes, and Spring Mills went ahead for good on Jada Brooks' basket with 55 seconds left to win 49-46 and advance to Wednesday's championship game at Martinsburg.


  11. WVU - SSeeking Rebound With Visit to BaylorRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Intelligencer

    West Virginia University men's basketball coach Bob Huggins has been doing what he's doing for a long time. What happened in Saturday night's 77-69 loss at No 13 Kansas, however, was a first for the future Hall of Famer.


  12. Barstool Sports got 41,000 people to pay for its latest amateur boxing PPVRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | DigiDay

    ... plans to play up local college rivalries. At Friday's PPV, for instance, it had some fighters from West Virginia University and rival Pitt. Highlighting that element in Barstool's pre-fight marketing for the event was one of the biggest drivers in ...


  13. West Virginia University women drop OT heartbreaker to SoonersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Logan Banner

    A 3-pointer from junior guard Katrina Pardee with just eight seconds left in regulation sent the game into overtime, but the West Virginia women's basketball team fell to Oklahoma on a buzzer beater, 79-77, at the WVU Coliseum on Saturday.


  14. Sky Blue FC officially begins 2018 preseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Once A Metro

    ... of North Carolina on Saturday, March 3 at 3 p.m. ET, followed by a Saturday, March 10 clash against West Virginia University at 1 p.m. ET. Sky Blue will close out the 2018 preseason with a match against St. John's University on Sunday, March 18 at 2 ...


  15. WVU Expert: Media Misses Inter-Personal Violence, Mass Violence ConnectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Newswise

    A sociologist suggests there is a "strong correlation" between threats to school shooters' masculinity and their mass killings. Walter DeKeseredy, director of the Research Center on Violence at West Virginia University, says media often misses-as it did in the case of Parkland, Florida-the connection between a history of interpersonal violence and mass shootings.


  16. Expert Studies 'Averted School Shootings'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Newswise

    West Virginia University school counseling expert Jeff Daniels is studying schools that have successfully averted shootings, noting the nation can learn as much from those schools as it can from studying "the school shooter." "My students and I interviewed school personnel and law enforcement officers who intervened to prevent a school attack.


  17. Carmen KnightRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Marietta Times

    ... of her life, on December 22, 1947. They moved to Morgantown, WV where he completed his studies at West Virginia University and she worked as a nurse at Monongalia General Hospital and for Dr. C. Truman Thompson. She and Reginald came to Marietta in ...


  18. WVU Global Health Outreach Reconstructs Victims of Domestic AbuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Newswise

    ... He completed a fellowship in plastic and reconstructive surgery at Yale-New Haven Hospital. West Virginia University experts can provide commentary, insights and opinions on various news topics. Search for an expert by name, title, area of ...


  19. WVU Men's Basketball Maintains Top-25 RankingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Smoking Musket

    For the 51st polling week in a row, the West Virginia University men's basketball team is ranked in AP Men's Basketball Top 25 Poll. WVU did fall a spot to No.


  20. Dr. Scott Killmer a master of his tradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Greenwich Citizen

    ... obot for roughly 50 percent of his surgeries. Killmer completed undergraduate and medical school at West Virginia University. He completed his clinicals and his residency in general surgery at Charleston Area Medical Center.