WVU Health Sciences to hold Lab Open House

West Virginia University Health Sciences faculty and students from more than 20 laboratories will hold a Lab Open House on Tuesday, October 22 from 1-3 p.m. at the WVU Health Sciences Center, Pylons/Learning Center Commons, 64 Medical Center Drive, Morgantown.

WVU to host vendor fair for small, diverse and local businesses

West Virginia University is committed to the economic development of small, diverse and local businesses throughout the state. As part of this commitment, the University continuously seeks out diverse suppliers to expand the number of companies participating in the public procurement process. Procurement, Contracting and Payment Services will host a vendor fair Tuesday, Oct. 8, from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Economic Outlook Conferences to kick-off Oct. 9 in Charleston

This year’s lineup of speakers includes leaders in the state and region addressing topics related to the national and state economy with an in-depth discussion of what can be done to strengthen West Virginia’s economy. The first conference in the series takes place in Charleston Oct. 9.

Mountaineer Timmy Eads to get flu shot

West Virginia University Mountaineer Mascot Timmy Eads will help WVU School of Pharmacy students bring awareness to flu prevention by getting his flu shot in his buckskins Wednesday (Oct. 2) at 1:30 p.m. in the Cook-Hayman Pharmacy Museum.

WVU to launch new startup venture to reinvent State economy

The launch of Vantage Ventures, a new initiative in support of WV Forward will be a catalyst for economic growth in West Virginia and beyond, will take place Friday (Oct. 4) from 4-6 p.m. at The Vantage Point in Morgantown.

WVU Office of Fraternity and Sorority Life CANstruction competition to benefit Clay County food pantry

Teams design and build structures made entirely from cans of food and other donated items. This year’s CANstruction theme is 90s Nickelodeon cartoons. Following the competition, fraternity and sorority members will transport the donated items to the Clay County food pantry to help alleviate the current food shortage in the surrounding communities. The food pantry was opened in 2016 following the flood that devastated part of Clay County and beyond. The event is Oct. 1 from 2-7 p.m. in the Rhododendron Room of the Mountainlair.