Fall 2015

Valeriya Gritsenko looks at an image of a brain.

Attacking Stroke on all Fronts

WVU is changing the outcome for patient Jimmy Boehler and the 795,000 people who have a stroke in the U.S. every year.

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New Robot on the Block

He's lean. He's not mean. And this metal WVU machine just won a NASA competition.

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'The Simpsons' and Economics

Economics professor Joshua Hall uses one of TV's most recognizable shows to teach economics. Who is this band of helpers? The Simpsons.

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The Pursuit of Clean Power

Law professor James Van Nostrand is director of the WVU Center for Energy and Sustainable Development. He's worked on a report to help the state of West Virginia handle the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's new Clean Power Plan.

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Ciara Chic Kimbrough Continues to Win

Guess the alum with the most championships, and you're probably wrong. It's former professional women's football player Ciara Chic Kimbrough.

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Night of the Living Dead

Alumnus John Russo co-authored the 1968 cult classic "Night of the Living Dead," a film that still makes us nervous in cellars.

People attend the Art Museum of WVU opening.

Nourishing the Soul

Take a virtual tour of the new Art Museum of WVU before you visit in person.

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Treasures of Mark Twain

Take a look into Mark Twain's life in WVU's Rare Book Room. His pre-glued scrapbooks were a huge hit. His hard-to-understand memory builder game? Not so much.