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Introducing the Young Guns Class of 2017

Introducing the Young Guns Class of 2017

American scholar Warren Bennis once said, “Leadership is the capacity to translate vision into reality.” True leaders are not only successful in growing their respective fields and achieving [...]

Presidential Perspective: The Future of West Virginia Education

Presidential Perspective: The Future of West Virginia Education

Education plays a role in every element of daily life. It is important for small business owners and entrepreneurs, scientists and doctors, farmers and teachers. It impacts [...]

Our Broken Budget

Our Broken Budget

Some could see the $381 million revenue shortfall coming. Others were blindsided by it, recognizing a problem only after the regular legislative session ended without a budget [...]

Run. Hide. Fight.: Surviving an Active Shooter Event

Run. Hide. Fight.: Surviving an Active Shooter Event

From 2000-2013, 160 active shooter situations occurred in the U.S., killing 486 individuals and wounding 557 others. An active shooter is defined as an individual who is [...]

Leading the Way: Introducing  the Inaugural Class

Leading the Way: Introducing the Inaugural Class

If you listen to the news or check the headlines, you’re likely to hear about West Virginia’s struggling economy, decreasing population, state budget deficit and lack of [...]

Technology in the Mountain State

Technology in the Mountain State

West Virginians are designing and manufacturing ground-breaking technology for a variety of industries and uses that will have far-reaching impacts from under the Earth’s surface to beyond [...]

Connecting West Virginia

Connecting West Virginia

As West Virginia leaders and legislators continue to push fast, reliable broadband to revitalize the struggling economy, Dr. Rouzbeh Yassini offers insight into how the Mountain State [...]