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Juggling classes and extra-curriculars

Juggling classes and extra-curriculars

By Joe Mitchin, Ryan Fadus and Dan Ingham MORGANTOWN, W. Va.- At 10:25 a.m., Kevin White ran off the bus, dodging students like he was dodging defenders on the field, hustling for the doors of the Business and Economics building. His Econ 202 test would...6:16 pm December 9, 2013

WVU Women’s Soccer program making big moves in the Big 12

By: Amit Batra, Will Hirsch, and Taylor Eaton The West Virginia Women’s Soccer team wrapped up the 2013 season with a 13-3-2 record and its second consecutive Big 12 regular season title. The squad has been one of the most successful programs for the Mountaineer faithful in...2:51 am November 3, 2013
Education reform and state budget cuts will affect West Virginia University

Education reform and state budget cuts will affect West Virginia University

By: Amit Batra, Will Hirsch and Taylor Eaton MORGANTOWN, W. Va. – Last month, President Barack Obama announced a set of proposals aimed at making colleges more affordable and accountable to students by rating these institutions and linking federal financial aid with a college scorecard that takes...3:09 pm October 4, 2013

Students Raising Students-UPIU Story by Taelene Swihart

Waking up at the crack of dawn, after a long night of homework and test preparation can really wear a person out, especially if they have children in school. Being that colleges are so diverse these days it is not surprising to see the vast...1:37 pm March 14, 2011