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  • WVU provost discusses academic plans for fall return

    Monday, June 8, 2020

    WVU provost discusses academic plans for fall return West Virginia University Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs Maryanne Reed outlined plans for the academic calendar, and course adjustments to maintain the health and safety of the campus community in a letter Monday, June 8.

  • VP of DEI and UPD chief issue letter: Fostering a Safe, Diverse and Inclusive Culture at WVU

    Friday, June 5, 2020

    VP of DEI and UPD chief issue letter: Fostering a Safe, Diverse and Inclusive Culture at WVU West Virginia University’s Vice President for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Meshea Poore and W.P. Chedester, chief of University Police, issued a joint letter to the Mountaineer family on Friday, June 5.

  • WVU announces plans for return to campus for fall semester, communication timeline released

    Wednesday, June 3, 2020

    Students will return to West Virginia University’s three campuses to begin fall classes on Wednesday, Aug. 19, the University announced today (June 3). Students will remain on campus, with no fall break, through Nov. 24, then depart for Thanksgiving Break, not returning to campus for the rest of the fall semester. There will be one week of online instruction following Thanksgiving Break, with finals also conducted online.

  • Health Sciences classroom restrictions and in-person meetings

    Tuesday, June 2, 2020

    Health Sciences classroom restrictions and in-person meetings During the summer semester, the use of all Health Sciences (HSC) classrooms will be restricted to ONLY essential academic activities that cannot be held online (i.e. gross anatomy lab, simulation lab, etc.) and that are necessary to ensure the progression of our students.

  • Episode 2 of WVU's COVID-19 podcast available now

    Wednesday, May 27, 2020

    Episode 2 of WVU's COVID-19 podcast available now In the latest episode, Dr. Ivan Martinez, virology expert, discusses all things RNA viruses. How long have they existed? Are they alive? How do we protect against them? What vaccines are being trialled, and are they safe?

  • AHEC Enhanced Module: Chance to win $500

    Tuesday, May 26, 2020

    Dear WVU Health Profession Student, 

  • Video greeting from the U.S. Surgeon General for the Class of 2020

    Friday, May 22, 2020

    Excerpt of a message from ASPPH President and CEO Laura Magana: 

  • Clay Marsh to resume Health Sciences leadership role

    Thursday, May 21, 2020

    Clay Marsh to resume Health Sciences leadership role At the end of March, West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice named Clay Marsh, MD, the state’s COVID-19/Coronavirus Czar. While Marsh will continue his work with the state, in June he will begin to transition back into his position as WVU's vice president and executive dean for Health Sciences. Moving forward, Marsh will continue to provide his invaluable insight and guidance as West Virginia slowly reopens and as the University plans for the return of students in the fall.  

  • Health Sciences community encouraged to complete Building Access Log and wear masks

    Thursday, May 21, 2020

    Health Sciences community encouraged to complete Building Access Log and wear masks To try and minimize the potential spread of COVID-19, Health Sciences leadership is asking all faculty, staff and students to document their building access via the Building Access Log form, as well as wear proper personal protective equipment.

  • Monongalia County Covid-19 testing set for May 22-23

    Tuesday, May 19, 2020

    Monongalia County Covid-19 testing set for May 22-23 In observance of West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice’s order to expand Covid-19 testing, particularly for minority communities, Monongalia County Health Department (MCHD) will be providing testing on Friday, May 22, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., at Big Lots Parking Lot, Westover, and Saturday, May 23, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., at WVU Coliseum Parking Lot, Morgantown, and at Mountainview Elementary.