In the Media

Expert: Law enforcement violence in black communities will continue despite charges in Minneapolis case

May 30, 2020 | Times West Virginian
James Nolan, Sociology and Anthropology

Why do people commit suicide?

May 28, 2020 | The Conversation

Mental illness isn’t the only cause – social factors like loneliness, financial ruin and shame can be triggers


Jason Manning, Sociology and Anthropology

Twitter sets unclear precedent, raises new questions by fact-checking Trump tweets

May 27, 2020 | WHAM
Elizabeth Cohen, Communication Studies

Prisoners Pay to Read

May 22, 2020 | American Libraries

Corrections departments turn to private companies for profit


Katy Ryan, English

What Causes Mysterious Radio Bursts From Deep Space?

Newsweek

(And Why Are They Always Blamed on Aliens?)


Duncan Lorimer, Physics and Astronomy

How lingering fears from the pandemic could change the way we watch and play sports

May 22, 2020 | The Conversation
Joshua Woods, Sociology

Do you know your lockdown lingo? Test yourself

May 11, 2020 | The Daily Telegraph
Kirk Hazen, English

Teenagers reveal what they really think of Donald Trump

May 5, 2020 | The Conversation
Aaron Metzger, Psychology

Manchin, Capito announce $100K for COVID-19 research at WVU

May 4, 2020 | Mountain Statesman
Dan Totzkay, Communication Studies | Jamison Conley, Geography | Lynne Cossman, Sociology and Anthropology | Megan Dillow, Communication Studies | Alan Goodboy, Communication Studies | Matthew Jacobsmeier, Political Science | Shari Steinman, Psychology