Articles for the month of January 2018
Jackson named Fellow of American Academy of Forensic Sciences
Glen Jackson, a professor of forensic and investigative science at West Virginia University, has been promoted to the rank of Fellow of the American Academy of Forensic Sciences.
WVU launches new Master of Legal Studies curriculum
To meet the changing needs of professionals working with evolving policy and regulatory issues in the justice system, homeland security and healthcare, the West Virginia University Department of Public Administration has launched a new 30 credit hour Master of Legal Studies (MLS) curriculum for fall 2018.
WVU researcher illuminating gender dynamics in 2018 election
Recent social movements, such as the women’s march and #MeToo, have brought gender to the forefront of public discussion.
Di Bartolomeo named a 2018-2019 American Council on Education Fellow
Lisa Di Bartolomeo, a professor in the Department of World Languages, Literatures and Linguistics and senior adviser in the Office of Global Affairs, has been named a Fellow for the 2018-2019 academic year by the American Council on Education.
School of Social Work jumps to top 100 in latest U.S. News graduate rankings
The School of Social Work at West Virginia University shot up into the top third in the latest rankings of graduate programs by U.S. News & World Report.
WVU geography alumnus receives national Outstanding Scientist Award
West Virginia University alumnus Jothiganesh Shanmugasundaram received an Outstanding Scientist Award during the National Conference on Climate Resilience for Sustainable Livelihood in Annamalai Nagar, Tamil Nadu, India on Wednesday, Feb. 28.
WVU Department of History to host 54th annual Callahan Lecture March 22
The Department of History at West Virginia University will feature author and historian William Beezley as the speaker for the 2018 Callahan Lecture.
Going the distance: WVU students travel to Galapagos Islands for Model UN competition
WVU students travel to Galapagos Islands for Model United Nations conference
Cassak named 2017-2018 Benedum Distinguished Scholar in Physical Sciences and Technology
Paul Cassak, associate professor of Physics and Astronomy in the Eberly College of Arts and Sciences has been named West Virginia University’s 2017-2018 Benedum Distinguished Scholar in Physical Sciences and Technology. This designation is intended to recognize and reward WVU faculty who exemplify distinction in research, scholarship or creative activity.