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Media Advisory: Bike events on Sept. 27 in Morgantown area highlight impact of WVU Brad & Alys Smith Outdoor Economic Development Collaborative

WV Press Release Sharing MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — The West Virginia University has issued the following media advisory: WVU’s  Brad and Alys Smith Outdoor Economic Development Collaborative celebrates cycling as a driver of community wellness and economic development with three events — grand openings and a groundbreaking— for new biking facilities in Monongalia County.[Read More…]

WVU research helps gifted programs discover talented low-income students and bring STEM learning to kids of all abilities

WVUToday MORGANTOWN, W.VA. — The force behind West Virginia University’s Appalachian Coders project has made it her mission to remove elitism from gifted education. This means identifying gifted students living in disadvantaged areas while promoting the STEM disciplines. “It’s a right students have,” Carla Brigandi, an associate professor at the College of Applied Human Sciences,[Read More…]

Media Advisory: National Newspaper Week is Oct. 2-8

WV Press distributing materials by email to all newspapers CHARLESTON, W.Va. — National Newspaper Week is Oct. 2-8. West Virginia Press is joining with press associations across the country in celebrating the observation and distributing materials to member newspapers. “We are emailing materials to our newspapers this week,” said Don Smith,[Read More…]

National Headache Foundation recognizes ‘Chicago Fire’ for accurate depiction of headache and migraine

NBC drama series judged the inaugural Ellen Aubry Memorial Award winner CHICAGO, Ill. – The National Headache Foundation (NHF) has selected the NBC television drama series “Chicago Fire” as the 2022 winner of the Ellen Aubry Memorial Award recognizing outstanding films, documentaries, news, and television projects that accurately depict people[Read More…]

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