Weaving social justice into graduate studies
A group of students, studying everything from criminology to creative writing, are working together to make a difference and find purpose in their careers.
Invasion of the Japanese stiltgrass
WVU biologist targets plant that wreaks havoc on forest ecosystems
WVU biology student to investigate the role of soils in climate change across global ecosystems
A West Virginia University graduate student is investigating how soils store carbon in ecosystems around the world to understand the impact of climate change.
Core Arboretum Nature Connection Series begins June 4
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.
Thirty Eberly College students selected for Summer Undergraduate Research Experience
Through West Virginia University’sOffice of Undergraduate Research, students can participate in research as early as their first semester on campus. Every semester, many Eberly College students take advantage of the resources provided by this office to match with faculty conducting research in their disciplines. The Summer Undergraduate Research Experience is an eight-week summer undergraduate research experience for students interested in careers in research or graduate school
within their disciplines. The selected students receive a stipend and conduct research full-time during those eight weeks. Congratulations to the 30 Eberly College students participating in SURE for 2019!
WVU students selected to present research as part of Posters on the Hill
Two West Virginia University students’ novel research on ergot alkaloids and their importance to the fields of agriculture and medicine will take them to Capitol Hill to present their findings to members of Congress.
WVU recognizes three Eberly College faculty members as Foundation Outstanding Teachers for 2019
Six West Virginia University faculty members have been recognized with the University’s 2019 Foundation Award for Outstanding Teaching, which honors exceptional professors who go above and beyond to inspire their students. This year’s honorees are:
Two Eberly College faculty honored with newly-expanded award for undergraduate research mentoring
West Virginia University’s Office of the Provost has announced the recipients of the 2019 Faculty Award for Distinction in Mentoring Undergraduates in Research, expanded this year to honor faculty members in four categories: behavioral and social sciences, biosciences and health sciences, humanities and the arts, and physical sciences and technology.