WVU to host seminar on the effects of climate change on food supplies

The WVU Institute of Water Security and Science, in collaboration with the Davis College of Agriculture, Natural Resources and Design and the WVU Media Innovation Center, will host a seminar led by Michael Hoffmann. The seminar, titled “Climate Change and Our Changing Menu,” is free and open to the public.

WVU to host inaugural Demo Day to embrace entrepreneurship and innovation

Students and faculty across various disciplines and colleges will have the opportunity to showcase their innovative ideas, cutting-edge inventions, working prototypes and unique business ventures throughout the day. Demo Day’s focal event will be a Student & Faculty Expo on the fifth floor of the Evansdale Crossing from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Don Nehlen Lecture Series highlights collaboration between coach and sport scientist

West Virginia University College of Physical Activity and Sport Sciences will host a discussion about optimizing performance in D1 football. Coach Mack Brown and Dr. John Ivy, both leaders in their fields, will review their unique partnership in combining coaching and the science of sport. The event is free and open to the public.

Gee to tour four counties, hold ‘Ask Us Anything’ event in Wheeling

WVU President Gordon Gee will visit high schools in Preston, Monongalia, Kanawha and Cabell counties. He is also the keynote speaker at a Boy Scout Leadership Reception and Dinner in Jackson County and will attend an “Ask Us Anything” event in Wheeling. Meshea Poore, vice president of diversity, equity and inclusion and Ken Blemings, dean of the WVU Honors College, will join Gee in Kanawha and Cabell counties.