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  • More than 100 oral cancer screenings provided by dental school and WVU Dental clinics

    Monday, September 27, 2021

    More than 100 oral cancer screenings provided by dental school and WVU Dental clinics Risk factors for developing oral cancer include using tobacco, drinking alcohol and contracting human papillomavirus.

  • WVU in the News: Faithful Politics Podcast featuring Clay Marsh, M.D.

    Tuesday, September 21, 2021

    According to a recent study by John Hopkins University, 1 in 500 Americans have died from coronavirus since the nation’s first reported infection. Think about that for a second and after you do check how many friends you have on Facebook, Twitter, etc and see what that would equate to for you. If you knew that you could save their life, would you? This podcast was recorded with that one person in mind. We talk with Dr. Clay Marsh, the Coronavirus Response Coordinator for West Virginia.

  • WVU Board of Governors applauds administration’s handling of COVID-19 pandemic on campus

    Monday, September 20, 2021

    WVU Board of Governors applauds administration’s handling of COVID-19 pandemic on campus Members of the West Virginia University Board of Governors indicated their support of the administration’s handling thus far of issues related to the COVID-19 pandemic after hearing an update on campus data and protocols from Vice President for Strategic Initiatives Rob Alsop during Friday’s (Sept. 17) meeting.

  • The Two Things

    Sunday, September 19, 2021

    The Two Things On Friday (Sept. 17), West Virginia had the highest transmission rate of COVID-19 in the country. If we were a country, our transmission rate was the highest in the world.

  • Department of Orthodontics celebrates milestone anniversary and supporters

    Thursday, September 16, 2021

    Department of Orthodontics celebrates milestone anniversary and supporters There is plenty to celebrate this month for the Department of Orthodontics at West Virginia University School of Dentistry.

  • Contributions in robotics earn dental school faculty and staff VP awards

    Wednesday, September 15, 2021

    Contributions in robotics earn dental school faculty and staff VP awards Both Amy Funk, Chair of the Department of Dental Hygiene, and Christopher Braham, Information Technology Support Services, were part of a virtual ceremony held Thursday, September 9.

  • More than 50 scholarships awarded to dentistry and dental hygiene students

    Wednesday, September 15, 2021

    More than 50 scholarships awarded to dentistry and dental hygiene students Congratulations to the September 2021 scholarship recipients at West Virginia University School of Dentistry. Special thanks to the contributors who help our future dentists and hygienists forge new paths to success.

  • From anatomy courses to patient care, SADHA reports busy semester

    Wednesday, September 15, 2021

    From anatomy courses to patient care, SADHA reports busy semester Dental hygiene students at West Virginia University School of Dentistry are back in the swing of things. Jordan Clark, president of the WVU chapter of the Student American Dental Hygiene Association (WVU SADHA), shared the following update for alumni and friends.

  • WVU expands indoor mask requirement to all indoor campus spaces

    Friday, September 10, 2021

    WVU expands indoor mask requirement to all indoor campus spaces West Virginia University is updating its mask guidelines. Beginning Monday, Sept. 13, all individuals, regardless of vaccination status, will be required to wear a mask indoors in all WVU System buildings and facilities through Oct. 6, when public health conditions will be reevaluated.

  • HSCommunity: You're Welcome Here

    Tuesday, September 7, 2021

    HSCommunity: You're Welcome Here Whether you're a returning student or new to campus, we want you to have all the resources you need to find connection and community; to be physically and mentally healthy; and to have the best semester possible.