Summer 2018

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The Beat Poet

Meet Daniel McTaggart: WVU custodian by night, beat poet by day.

A sculpture in the garden at the Art Museum of WVU.

Sculptures of the Art Museum

Next time you're on campus, take a stroll past the Art Museum and gaze in wonder at these elegant sculptures.

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The Ride of His Life

This alumni's career has literally been a roller coaster ride.


Walking the Walk, or Country or Pop

Justin Bieber. Five Finger Death Punch. Alabama. These are the eclectic sounds of WVU baseball's walk-up songs.

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Bring Me Home

"Country Roads" binds the world.

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Camp Our Way

Come in and join the circle. Here's a look at summer camps offered through WVU.

Savannah Lusk in her family's restaurant.

A Chance For New Life

Behind WVU's latest $1.2 billion campaign are real stories -- many waiting to be unraveled -- linked to every penny.

Elaine McMillion portrait

Making Sunlight in the Dark

Alumna Elaine McMillion Sheldon directed two documentaries in West Virginia about people who are combatting the opioid crisis and seeking recovery.

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Secrets of a Disaster

Author Catherine Venable Moore explains why it's important to remember one of the nation's worst industrial disasters that most of us don't know about.

Will Grier throwing a football

When There's A Will, There's A Way: Grier Talks Fatherhood, Football

Will Grier is as much a superstar family man than a superstar quarterback (though he doesn't like changing diapers).

Joanna Burt-Kinderman teaches math in a classroom.

Math Revolution

Joanna Burt-Kinderman is a math coach...yes, a math coach. And her work has helped put schools in Pocahontas County, W.Va. on par with with the most math-proficient states in the nation.

Margreet Bos

Traveling Soul

Margreet Bos went to see the world after graduating from WVU in 1995. Then her world changed when a grenade landed in her truck.