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Foundation Scholars 2024  

Five exceptionally talented incoming West Virginia University freshmen whose academic interests span the fields of humanities, medicine and science are eager to use their curiosity, creativity and problem-solving skills to generate new ideas and innovative solutions for a better future as the 2024-25 WVU Foundation Scholars, the highest academic scholarship the University awards.

campus conversation video  

A Campus Conversation was held Thursday (April 18) via Zoom to discuss the University’s next steps in the implementation of the Campus Self-Defense Act which takes effect July 1.

Utter Earth  

West Virginia University Press has announced the release of Isaac Yuen’s “Utter, Earth,” described as “a light, literary take on an animal book for grown-ups, a tongue-in-cheek self-help column with lessons drawn from nature, and a sort of hitchhiker’s guide to the more-than-human world.”

Barnes and Noble First Day Complete  

In partnership with Barnes and Noble College, the WVU Bookstore will launch First Day® Complete this fall, a new course material delivery program for undergraduate students that provides rented course materials at a lower, flat-rate price in a convenient package before the first day of class.

Nicholas Evans Award Recipients 2024  

Each year, at the direction of the Office of the Provost, the Academic Advising Council selects honorees for the Nicholas Evans Awards for Advising Excellence in recognition of outstanding advising and mentoring provided by faculty and professional advisers at WVU. The 2024 award recipients are Amanda Baker, Kelli George, Tara Robbins and Mark Schraf.