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To help students from all backgrounds succeed in engineering, WVU research targets academic support programs

A three-year project based at the West Virginia University Benjamin M. Statler College of Engineering and Mineral Resources will look at “BEST” programs, those which support engineering majors in building the skills they need to succeed, but often struggle to recruit students from underserved communities.

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WVU expert weighs in on emerging plant disease affecting boxwoods

A West Virginia University plant pathology specialist is offering tips to help reduce the spread of a plant disease, called boxwood blight, that is currently threatening one of the most popular shrubs.

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WVU earns prestigious designation as an ‘Innovation and Economic Prosperity University’

Reaffirming the commitment from West Virginia University to its land-grant mission, the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities has designated WVU as an “Innovation and Economic Prosperity University,” recognition that will help the University maximize its impact across West Virginia and beyond its borders.

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