Members of a traveling West Virginia University delegation participated in service projects in Clay County earlier this summer as part of the Be Wild, Be Wonderful, Be Healthy project run through the College of Applied Human Sciences in partnership with WVU Extension. A new video features some of the participants.
Vice President for Strategic Initiatives Rob Alsop provides an update on the 2022 West Virginia University Compensation Program, which will be rolling out in the coming months. As part of the program, salary increases for faculty and staff are targeted to be effective July 3, 2022.
With public health workforce needs on the rise, the West Virginia University School of Public Health is expanding opportunities for its students to gain practice-based experience. Leading the expansion is Diane Gross, associate professor in the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, who recently assumed the full-time role of director of practiced-based education and service learning for the school. In this role, she will direct the experiential learning opportunities for graduate students, particularly those in the Master of Public Health program, increasing their opportunities to work with the public health workforce. She talks about this in the latest edition of our Inside WVUToday video series.
The Day of Giving, a 24-hour online fundraising effort Wednesday (March 9) is a simple way for West Virginia University supporters to contribute to WVU. In the latest edition of Inside WVU today, B.J. Davisson from the Foundation, explains why this event is critical to the University’s mission.
A retired United States Navy rear admiral and former chief of the U.S. Navy Dental Corps, Dr. Stephen Pachuta, was appointed dean of the School of Dentistry in April 2021. In the latest edition of the Inside WVUToday video series, he talks about the transition and his return home.
Pedro J. Mago’s appointment as the Glen H. Hiner Dean of the Benjamin M. Statler College of Engineering and Mineral Resources began on July 1, 2020. In the latest edition of our Inside WVUToday video series, he talks about his transition from Mississippi to West Virginia and why he was drawn to the University.