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Alumni Academies and Awards

Two distinguished graduates of West Virginia University – J. Wayne Richards (BSME ’81) and George Schuller, Jr. (BSME ’86) – were awarded honorary degrees at the Statler College’s 2018 Commencement. Richards is president and CEO of GR Energy Services and Schuller is president of Peabody Australia. The videos feature their hooding ceremonies and remarks to the Class of 2018.


Business Hall of Fame

Order of Vandalia

Honorary Degrees

WVU Academy of Distinguished Alumni

Department Academies

Distinguished Alumni Academy (Lane Department)

The Academy of Chemical Engineers (CBE)

The Academy of Distinguished Alumni of Aerospace Engineering (MAE)

The Academy of Distinguished Alumni of Mechanical Engineering and Mechanics (MAE)

William N. Poundstone Lecture and Distinguished Engineers of Mines Awards (MinE)

Academy of Industrial Engineers (IMSE)

The West Virginia Academy of Civil Engineers (CEE)