West Virginia Writer’s Workshop to focus on health, healing in 2017
In its 21st year, the West Virginia Writers’ Workshop will offer lectures and readings related to creative writing on health and healing.
Eberly College receives $60,000 for graduate education
Poverty, food security, teacher shortages and public health disparities are among the many issues facing West Virginia’s future.
Social Work alumna awarded Outstanding Achievement in Aging award
Carma Korman, geriatric social worker at the Robert C. Byrd Clinic, has been named the 2017 Anita S. Harbert Outstanding Achievement in Aging Award recipient.
Shape your destiny: Keegan Lester
Keegan Lester, an alumnus of the Department of English at West Virginia University, talks about what he’s been up to since graduating in 2009 with a B.A. in English Literature and Creative Writing, as well as his book, “this shouldn’t be beautiful but it was & it’s all i had so i drew it,” which won the 2016 Slope Editions Book Prize.
Video games offer active military and veterans coping mechanism for stress
Growing up in a military family, Jaime Banks is accustomed to the transient yet structured life of military service.