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Pilot research grants totaling $200,000 have been awarded to four health sciences research teams at Marshall University, with each team comprised of one faculty member from the Marshall University Joan C. [...]

Swilled Dog Hard Cider, a West Virginia hard cider company that launched in January 2017, is changing the game for West Virginia cider in January 2018. At the end of January, [...]

Students at Mary C. Snow West Side Elementary School in Charleston are helping to guide their own science-based lessons and activities with a new after-school initiative led by West Virginia State [...]

The Potomac Applied Business Company (PABC) at Shepherd University has landed its first contract providing digital media strategic service to commercial clients. In addition, PABC has hired its first three student [...]

Bryan K. Richmond, M.D., M.B.A., F.A.C.S., vice-chair and professor of surgery at West Virginia University School of Medicine Charleston campus and section chief of general surgery at Charleston Area Medical Center, [...]

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Meet the Young Guns Class of 2018

In a 1947 piece for the Morehouse College student newspaper, Martin Luther King Jr. wrote that the true goal [...]

Advice from the Experts

Entrepreneurship plays a vital role in economic growth. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, in 2015 startups [...]

Focused on the Future: Dr. Gordon Gee

“West Virginia is a very small state, and we have every problem in America, but we are small enough [...]

The Economic Impact of Higher Education

West Virginia’s colleges and universities are not only critical for improving the state’s educational attainment and training the state’s [...]

Planning for Prosperity: A Q&A with Woody Thrasher

By Samantha Cart The new secretary of the West Virginia Department of Commerce is no stranger to promoting economic development. [...]