West Virginia University
WVU’s freshman class gathered on Mountaineer Field for a group photo – and a few selfies – at the Monday Night Lights celebration Aug. 15. With 5,400 students, this year’s class of new students is one of the largest in school history.
With her first place finish in the women’s 10m air rifle, WVU sophomore Ginny Thrasher earned the first Gold medal awarded at the 2016 Rio Summer Olympic Games. Read More | Follow Mountaineers at the Olympics
For some new students, Welcome Week 2016 brought many firsts. First time not living with mom and dad. First college class. First time singing “Country Roads” with thousands of classmates. Watch the video.
Before settling into the classrooms and libraries for the fall semester, WVU students took to the streets ... with volunteerism and beautification on their minds. Watch the video.
Armed with a shopping cart and what he claims to be his 'dad's credit card,' President E. Gordon Gee recently embarked on a back-to-school shopping spree to kick off the new academic year. Watch the video.