Monongalia County Health Department and West Virginia University were notified that 13 new cases were reported Thursday (July 2) with at least 10 WVU students who have tested positive for SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19.
With summer in full swing and the Fourth of July quickly approaching, the Division of Talent and Culture recognizes many faculty and staff are considering whether it is safe to take a personal trip or vacation in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. Most states have reopened, which may provide some semblance of normalcy. However, COVID-19 cases continue to rise in many areas across the country.
More than 7,000 West Virginia University students earned honors during the spring 2020 semester.
To help support WVU faculty and instructors with (re)designing their Fall 2020 courses, the Teaching and Learning Commons has developed an eight-module Fall Hybrid Teaching Institute.
Recycle Right Morgantown is a city initiative to reduce contamination in curbside recycling bins. Along with giving people the right information of what can and can't go in curbside recycling, the initiative will check bins around neighborhoods for contamination in curbside recycling and tag bins with “oops” tags to educate consumers.
The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at WVU is offering 30 classes and seven member events online to help older adults in the community stay socially connected and intellectually engaged this summer.