Students who have exceeded classroom boundaries and demonstrated an unwavering commitment to solving complex global challenges and serving others—among them a distance learner with autism, a gymnast and an alternateMountaineer Mascot—will receiveWest Virginia University’shighest student honor, theOrder of Augusta.
For more than a decade, astronomers across the globe have wrestled with the perplexities of fast radio bursts — intense, unexplained cosmic flashes of energy, light years away, that pop for mere milliseconds.
Kolar has been playing music since the age of twelve. When deciding on a career
path, the Morgantown native knew he wanted a career that would combine his
love for music with his passion for math and science.
is estimated that by 2050 our world’s population will reach 10 billion people,
according to a recent report by the United Nations. Within that estimation lies
unrealized opportunities and challenges facing a society that needs to allocate
resources for those 10 billion people.