On Tuesday, March 21, alumni from WVU Tech engineering programs met at the Embassy Suites in Charleston for the annual Engineering Alumni Reception before the start of the West Virginia Construction and Design Expo. Attendees caught up with other alumni, spoke with current faculty members and heard from Campus President Carolyn Long, who provided an update on the university's transition to the Beckley Campus.
West Virginia University Institute of Technology will host Golden Bear Weekend on April 7-8, 2017. The celebration is a weekend of activities to honor notable alumni and connect with the community.
On Friday, April 7, WVU Tech alumni will meet at Bunker’s at Glade Springs for the Beckley chapter kickoff at 7 p.m. The chapter aims to serve WVU Tech alumni in counties throughout Southern West Virginia.
'Out of This World' career fair introduces hundreds of students to STEM fields (and to a few astronauts)
Today is the deadline to nominate students for this year’s Presidential Leadership and First-Year Student Excellence awards. Faculty and staff can nominate students and complete their letters of recommendation entirely online by completing the forms at academics.wvutech.edu/awards.
Nomination forms for all awards are due today, Tuesday, February 28.
Tech student Nima ShahabShahmir lands more than $10,000 in assistance for ‘Future Fungi,’ a startup up that aims to replace plastic with mushrooms
WVU Tech student Nima ShahabShahmir has big plans for a small business. The computer science major wants to use his degree in the technology field, where he sees a lot of potential for the state of West Virginia. But he’s got an entrepreneurial streak, too, and he’s making the most of it by launching a business that he hopes will change the way we think about eco-friendly consumer products.
February 18-24 was National Engineers Week, and dozens of Golden Bears celebrated by engaging K-12 students throughout the state.
On Friday, February 24, two dozen WVU Tech students spent the day sharing their work with lawmakers at the 14th Annual Undergraduate Research Day at the Capitol Complex in Charleston.
The event drew in more than 100 projects and 160 students from colleges and universities throughout the state.
WVU and KVC Health Systems announce agreement in principle regarding lease-purchase of Montgomery Campus
WVU and KVC Health Systems have reached an agreement in principle regarding a lease-purchase of the WVU Tech campus in Montgomery. A public meeting was held on Wednesday, February 15 at 10 a.m. in the WVU Tech Engineering Auditorium.
For those who could not make the meeting or for more information, visit our campus transition FAQ page.
Hudson Taylor, founder and executive director of Athlete Ally, spent Wednesday afternoon and evening with students and athletes on WVU Tech’s Montgomery campus.
As West Virginia University continues to evolve the brand in the marketplace, the word marks (logos) for WVU Tech and Potomac State College will undergo slight revisions. These revisions align all campuses within the WVU system quickly and easily while reducing confusion in the market.
“We have five wonderful and vibrant campuses across the state of West Virginia,” said President Gordon Gee. “We need to align all so that prospective students, faculty and staff have a better understanding that we are one university with a variety of quality educational experiences to meet our students’ needs.”