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Unlocking the history of life on Earth

Geology student Sam Ocon is fulfilling her dream of studying invertebrate paleontology.
17-Nov-2020 9:55 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Filling in the blanks

The West Virginia Social Survey focuses on the most pressing challenges faced by West Virginia residents. It will produce state-specific reports on issues like internet access, the economy, health, crime, volunteering, religion and more, which can...
10-Nov-2020 9:50 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Veteran leads by example at WVU

After spending most of his adult life as a U.S. Marine, Colorado native Nicholas Ailport is applying his leadership skills in new ways at WVU.
6-Oct-2020 8:15 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Astrophysics students lead upgrades to Green Bank Telescope

A team of WVU astrophysics students helped create a new radio camera for the Green Bank Telescope, the first of its kind in the U.S.
21-Sep-2020 12:35 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Experience, guidance and community

Thirteen first-year college students connected with campus in July for a virtual summer camp to get a head start on their college experiences.
19-Aug-2020 8:40 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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From classroom to kitchen

Like many college students, Jada Taylor was unsure about which major would be best for her – until she found philosophy. Along the way, pursuing a philosophy degree has not only prepared her for her future career but helped her make important life...
22-Jul-2020 8:35 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Uncovering the invisible universe

Physicist Sean McWilliams has created an exact mathematical formula to explain the gravitational wave signals that have been observed from colliding black holes, which serve as a key validation of Albert Einstein’s Theory of General Relativity.
20-Jul-2020 8:40 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Quenching the need for water quality data in West Virginia

A new portal is increasing access to surface and groundwater water quality data from shale gas regions around the state to inform stakeholders about trends in water quality.
9-Jul-2020 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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