Meet the founding dean of the newly created WVU College of Applied Human Sciences — she’s a force of nature in custom sneakers.
The Last Word: Meet Jorge Atiles
Dean Jorge Atiles celebrated his two-year anniversary with WVU Extension this summer. Over the last few years, he has spent a lot of time listening and learning. Although he has worked with Cooperative Extension programs for 23 years, he quickly realized that a vast number of programs and West Virginia’s geographic terrain make WVU Extension’s opportunities and challenges unique.Read→
The Last Word: Another Mountaineer
Accomplished mountain climber and outdoor education advocate Tyrhee Moore, BS ’15, Sport Management, found his passion for the outdoors early in life. Born and raised in Washington, D.C., Moore was a member of the first all-African-American team to climb the highest mountain peak in North America, Denali, in 2013. Moore founded Soul Trak Outdoors, a nonprofit organization that connects underserved communities to inclusive, diverse outdoor spaces, activities and leadership.Read→