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Tu named 2022-23 Benedum Distinguished Scholar

Tu named 2022-23 Benedum Distinguished Scholar

Weichao Tu, associate professor of space physics, is among three WVU faculty members selected as 2022-23 Benedum Distinguished Scholars in recognition of the high caliber of their research and scholarly activity.

Tim Sweet

Sweet named recipient of WVU Distinction in Graduate Research Mentoring Award

Tim Sweet, Eberly Family Distinguished Professor of American Literature in the Department of English, has been named the recipient of the Faculty Award for Distinction in Graduate Research Mentoring.

Tower receives Council on Social Work Education Feminist Scholar Award

Tower receives Council on Social Work Education Feminist Scholar Award

Leslie E. Tower, director of the Women’s Resource Center and professor and assessment coordinator for the School of Social Work, is the recipient of the 2023 Council on Social Work Education Feminist Scholar Award. 

Gwen Bergner, an associate professor of English in the Eberly College of Arts and Sciences, has been named West Virginia University’s Harriet E. Lyon Professor in Women’s and Gender Studies.

Gwen Bergner named West Virginia University’s Second Harriet E. Lyon Professor

Bergner will serve a 2-3 -year appointment as Lyon Professor, during which she will teach and conduct research as part of the Center for Women's and Gender Studies.

Albert “JR” Taylor and Amanda Tustin have been named 2022 recipients of Eberly College of Arts and Science’s Outstanding Staff Award.

Eberly staff members receive 2022 Outstanding Staff Award

Albert “JR” Taylor and Amanda Tustin have been named 2022 recipients of Eberly College of Arts and Science’s Outstanding Staff Award.

Associate Professor of English Glenn Taylor has received the Juniper Prize for Fiction from the University of Massachusetts Press for his upcoming novel, The Songs of Betty Baach.

English professor wins Juniper Prize for Fiction

 MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – Associate Professor of English Glenn Taylor has received the Juniper Prize for Fiction from the University of Massachusetts Press for his upcoming novel, The Songs of Betty Baach. glenn taylor

WVU Higher Education in Prison Initiative selected for Laughing Gull Foundation Award

WVU Higher Education in Prison Initiative selected for Laughing Gull Foundation Award

The WVU Higher Education in Prison Initiative has been awarded three years of grant funding from the Laughing Gull Foundation. This funding will support credit-bearing classes in a maximum-security Pennsylvania state prison. 

WVU chemist earns 2021 Young Investigator Award from Eli Lilly

WVU chemist earns 2021 Young Investigator Award from Eli Lilly

Peng Li, an assistant professor of chemistry at West Virginia University, has been named a recipient of the 2021 Young Investigator Award from Eli Lilly.

Amanda Stoner

WVU senior from Harpers Ferry named 2016 Udall Scholar

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