Latimer named recipient of 2019 Bucklew Social Justice Award
Melissa Latimer , professor of sociology and director of the WVU ADVANCE Center, has been awarded West Virginia University’s 2018 Neil S. Bucklew Social Justice Award. As director of the WVU ADVANCE Center, Latimer works to develop an institutional culture committed to diversity and equality in employee recruitment, development, retention and promotion to leadership.
WVU students studying climate change effects in nature through national research program
Three West Virginia University graduate students spent the 2018-2019 academic year as Graduate Student Climate Adaptation Partners scholars. They developed a digital library and webinar series based on their climate change research.
WVU social worker named West Virginia Social Worker of the Year
A West Virginia University faculty member has been named the 2019 West Virginia Social Worker of the Year.
Award-winning researcher Earl Scime named interim dean of WVU’s Statler College
Earl Scime has been named interim dean of the Statler College of Engineering and Mineral Resources, the Office of the Provost announced today. Scime will move into the role on July 1.