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Three students selected for competitive NIST research fellowships

Three WVU undergraduates have been awarded National Science Foundation-funded summer research fellowships with the National Institute for Standards and Technology, one of the leading research organizations in the world and home to four Nobel Prize winners. The NIST is a federal agency that develops technology, metrics and standards that are the basis for innovation and industrial competitiveness.

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WVU names 2016 Foundation Scholars

Ready to take on the world,West Virginia University’slatest class of Foundation Scholars were announced Tuesday (May 17), representing top high school seniors from across the state. All five will be pursuing science-based careers, using their talents to make contributions in this world and beyond.

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Aerospace engineer receives WVU Honorary Degree at Potomac State’s Graduation

David B. Doman, Ph.D., a principal aerospace engineer at the Air Force Research Laboratory and the director of the Control Science Center in the Aerospace Systems Directorate, was presented with a WVU Honorary Degree, Doctor of Science, during Potomac State College (PSC) of West Virginia University’s (WVU) 2016 Commencement. The ceremony was held Saturday, May 7, at 11 a.m. in the Church-McKee Arts Center.