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EWV Wired November 2023

  • WVU partnering with industry to improve health, environmental outcomes for disadvantaged communities
  • To advance space colonization, WVU research explores 3D printing in microgravity
  • WVU offers students ‘gateway to world of possibilities’ at Lane Innovation Hub
  • Team 13 from Mountaineer Middle School wins 34th WVU Pumpkin Drop
  • Mitchell and Quarrick named WVU Homecoming Royalty, Alumni awards presented
  • October 2023 Statler Circuit Department Digest and Awards
  • WVU joins BRAIN Center to advance technology for neurological disorders
  • WVU to help STEM graduates invest in Mountain State’s environmental health
  • Engineering the future: EQT Foundation grant boosts new WVU program focused on midstream petroleum engineering
  • WVU wins eighth consecutive SME mine rescue competition
  • Moriah Frazer: Protecting drones by hacking them
  • VP of Hutchinson Industries Defense and Mobility Solutions delivers Gochenour Lecture at WVU
  • WVU Alumni Association announces 2023 Homecoming and Alumni Service Award winners

EWV Wired October 2023

  • WVU engineer developing laser system to defend space assets from debris in Earth's orbit
  • WVU researcher to help send swarm of marine robots on climate change quest beneath ocean ice
  • Gross elected as AIAA Associate fellow
  • Sosa selected for prestigious international exchange program
  • Santiago receives NSF grant to improve undergraduate STEM Education
  • Statler College announces the Dean's Leadership Faculty Fellows appointments
  • To help students from all backgrounds succeed in engineering, WVU research targets academic support programs
  • WVU Industrial Extension joins national effort to establish a supply chain intelligence network
  • Statler College announces 2023 Excellence in Diversity, Equity and Inclusion award recipients​
  • September 2023 Statler Circuit: Department Digest and Awards
  • Petex software gift boosts geology and engineering programs at WVU
  • Annual student-led conference positions Statler community for success and stakeholder integration
  • James Turner Delivers Poundstone Lecture

EWV Wired September 2023

  • WVU engineers study how to pull carbon out of building air to make methanol
  • Training the next generation: Antero’s $4M gift to WVU aids energy education
  • Lin appointed chair of the civil and environmental engineering department
  • Empowering West Virginia educators and their students: Statler College Engineering Boot Camp bridges STEM gap for local teachers
  • Hazel Ruby McQuain Graduate Scholarship honors 10 students striving to better West Virginia
  • Alumni who inspire: David Baker
  • August 2023 Statler Circuit: Department Digest and Awards

EWV Wired August 2023

  • Damage control: WVU researchers aim for the sky to track lethal space debris
  • WVU researchers develop hydrogen technology to curtail greenhouse gasses from food, beverage industry
  • WVU breaks record for externally supported expenditures, underscoring research commitment
  • WVU students, alumna awarded prestigious NSF graduate fellowships
  • Mining engineering students win National Competition for the fourth time
  • WVU names 2023 class of Ruby Fellows
  • Two WVU students earn Boren Scholarships to study abroad
  • Sanyal, Szczecinski named Richards Faculty Fellows in engineering
  • The Statler College offers a free engineering boot camp for K-12 teachers
  • Alumni couple’s planned gift pays tribute to WVU family impact
  • July 2023 Statler Circuit: Department Digest and Awards

EWV Wired July 2023

  • To make drinking water safer, WVU researcher investigates microbial communities living in pipes
  • WVU industrial engineers help businesses boost productivity, go green with free waste assessments
  • WVU launches undergraduate degree program in environmental engineering
  • Huang named to distinguished professorship
  • Statler College Professor Jason Gross selected for Generation Next: 40 Under 40
  • Record number of WVU students receive Gilman Scholarships to study abroad
  • Two elected to WVU Foundation Board of Directors
  • Rocket scientist credits 4-H in discovering her lifelong passion

EWV Wired June 2023

  • WVU robotics team wins international Mars rover challenge
  • WVU finishes second in EcoCAR EV Challenge Year One competition
  • From AI to electric snowplows, WVU researcher explores ways to modernize roadway maintenance
  • Liu honored by Energy Department for hydrogen production technologies
  • WVU launches new online Occupational Safety and Health Ph.D. program
  • Statler College unveils two labs to increase experiential and collaborative learning opportunities for students
  • WVU to induct five into Order of Vandalia
  • May 2023 Statler Circuit: Department Digest and Awards
  • WVU releases Dean’s, President’s and graduate lists for Spring 2023
  • Statler College announces 2023 Thriving Women Program recipients

EWV Wired May 2023

  • Akinkugbe delivers 2023 Statler College commencement address
  • Meet the Grads, Sonia-Frida Ndifon: Making an impact on campus
  • Meet the Grads, Callyn Zeigler: Raising the bar
  • Meet the Grads, Matteo Cerasoli: The sky’s the limit
  • Meet the Grads, Michael Lough: a passion for robotics and inspiring future engineers
  • Meet the Grads, Cam Kellar: Climbing to new heights
  • Lillian Bischof: Predicting the future of clean energy
  • 2023 Commencement Video
  • Statler College professor receives grants to study critical mineral recovery in acid mine drainage
  • WVU research team steers students through murky waters of ChatGPT coding
  • WVU transportation center will bring mobility to rural areas, opening access to country roads
  • Statler College students win West Virginia Business Plan Competition
  • WVU student engineers partner with Costa Rican community where ecotourism has strained sewage systems
  • Statler College receives funding to support WV manufacturers and train workforce through Mid Atlantic Regional Industrial Assessment Center of Excellence
  • Statler College establishes Microgravity Research Team Alumni Scholarship in Honor of Dr. John Kuhlman
  • Scholarship established in honor of engineering student Denny Ayres
  • April 2023 Statler Circuit: Department Digest and Awards
  • Top WVU seniors named, eight honored with 2023 Order of Augusta
  • WVU faculty chosen for seventh IDEA Fellows cohort

EWV Wired April 2023

  • WVU researchers receive $5.5M to examine methane emissions at oil and gas sites
  • Mebane to conduct battery powered air travel research in partnership with NASA
  • WVU lab’s game-changing high-performance semiconductor material could help slash heat emissions
  • WVU researcher prototypes new equipment to improve head and neck cancer treatment
  • Electrode cuff developed at WVU improves testing of medical treatments that use electricity to heal
  • Alexander Flasch: Powering agriculture through robotics
  • Lillian Bischof: Predicting the future of clean energy
  • SME, AWWA and Chi Epsilon win Statler College Day of Giving student organization challenges
  • Teaching, advising, research and staff awards announced at WVU’s Statler College
  • WVU faculty honored with 2023 teaching and service awards
  • Promising young leaders in West Virginia vie for WVU Foundation Scholarship
  • Faculty, staff honored for excellence in advising
  • March 2023 Statler Circuit: Department Digest and Awards

EWV Wired March 2023

  • Statler College faculty awarded $3.9 million in funding to support the creation of research centers in West Virginia
  • WVU engineers solve corrosion problem in cutting-edge power plant technology
  • WVU water quality expert develops public tool for diagnosing health of America’s streams
  • WVU team sweeps international mine rescue competition
  • Statler College students utilize Lane Innovation Hub for inaugural Pinewood Derby competition
  • WVU launches new undergraduate degree program in engineering technology
  • Smith named director of development for the Statler College
  • WVU Statler College crowns winners of VEX Robotics Competitions
  • Six WVU graduate students receive prestigious scholarships allowing them to pursue their passions
  • Six faculty named to Honors College Faculty Fellows program
  • February 2023 Statler Circuit: Department Digest and Awards

EWV Wired February 2023

  • Clouds part for solar energy's prospects in West Virginia as WVU and partners build a solar-power test site in Fairmont
  • Statler College researcher aims to capitalize on untapped natural gas resources
  • Liu receives Harvey J. Greenberg Research Award for sepsis prediction research
  • Statler College students selected for West Virginia Science and Technology Policy Graduate Fellows Program
  • Statler College research programs rank among top 100 in US in latest NSF survey
  • WVU Student Researchers Present at 2023 Undergraduate Research Day at the Capitol
  • January 2023 Statler Circuit: Department Digest and Awards

EWV Wired January 2023

  • Statler College student selected for Dwight David Eisenhower Transportation Fellowship Program
  • Poland receives Excellence in Advising Award from the National Academic Advising Association
  • Alum’s $50K scholarship gift aids women pursuing STEM degrees at WVU
  • December 2022 Statler Circuit: Department Digest and Awards