He recently visited Raleigh, Mercer and Summers counties as part of his 55-county tour of West Virginia. Gee said ‘hi’ or ‘how how’ to WVU Extension 4-H campers, kids and volunteers engaged in Extension’s Energy Express program, WVU alumni, local elected officials, a college president and many others.
You can check out a video from the trip at this link.
“The message I am bringing in each community is that West Virginians are important to the vitality of our institution,” Gee said about his tour. “And in turn, our institutiona research, land-grant universityis important to the vitality of West Virginians.
“Therefore, it is incredibly important for us to weave a common gold-and-blue thread from Weirton to Welch and all points between.”
To follow Gee’s travels this summer, go to his 55-county tour site.
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