WVU project forges pathways for underrepresented faculty
Researchers at West Virginia University are helping universities nationwide overcome barriers to STEM faculty careers for women and underrepresented minorities.
WVU study investigates rural LGBTQ youth’s motivations for participating in activism
While marriage equality continues to be a big win for the LGBTQ movement since its passage in the U.S. in 2015, many activists are concerned about what’s next.
Green Bank Observatory, site for breakthrough WVU research and teaching, to remain open
WVU prepares rural students for STEM majors through new summer camp
Nine first-year students arrived at West Virginia University last week to get a head start on their college experiences.
WVU physicists receive $2 million for new plasma physics center
West Virginia 4-H youth experience Eastern Woodland Indian traditions
This summer West Virginia 4-H campers learned about the first people to inhabit what is today the Mountain State.
WVU provost announces strategic leadership roles to better serve faculty and students
Trekking to the top
Growing up riding four-wheelers and collecting rocks near her grandparents’ cabin in the valleys wedged between the Rocky Mountains, Shelby Isom’s childhood was an adventure. Always on the hunt for the perfect sphere- and heart-shaped rocks, she loved being in nature. But she never expected she would turn that passion for the outdoors into a career.