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Jutla earns prestigious NSF CAREER award
Antar Jutla, assistant professor of civil and environmental engineering, has earned a prestigious CAREER award from the National Science Foundation for his research on how extreme events and enhanced climatic variability impact the emergence of water-borne pathogens that cause infection in humans. The award comes with nearly $500,000 in funding over a five-year period. Read More...
The College will offer an undergraduate degree program in cybersecurity in fall 2018.

Board of Governors approves undergraduate, graduate cybersecurity programs

In response to the surging, global demand for cybersecurity professionals, the WVU Board of Governors has officially approved both undergraduate and graduate academic programs in cybersecurity. The approvals by the WVU board set into motion collaborative and independent curricula by the Statler College of Engineering and Mineral Resources and the College of Business and Economics starting in the fall semester of this year.
A recent study by WVU found many manufacturers in the state could benefit from adopting Smart Manufacturing concepts.

‘Smart Manufacturing’ focus of WVU study

A WVU study has found that the Mountain State will see a brighter picture for its manufacturing industry in the near future, but that many manufacturers in West Virginia need to adapt to “Smart Manufacturing” to help make the industry more efficient and profitable.
Keith Heisler will spend his summer interning at Southwest Airline headquarters in Dallas, Texas.

Engineering student lands competitive internship with Southwest Airlines

A student from the Statler College is slated to spend the summer participating in a highly competitive internship at Southwest Airline headquarters in Dallas, Texas.
University High student Caroline Anderson (l) worked with Saiph Savage on the creation of the College's Twitter bot.

University High student creates Twitter bot for WVU’s Statler College

What started out as a chance meeting at a neighborhood block party has turned into a potential career path for a local Morgantown high school student.
Richard Turton has been named chair of the Department of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering.

Turton named chair of chemical and biomedical engineering

Richard Turton, WVU Bolton Professor in the Department of Chemical and Biomedical, has been named chair of the Department, effective July 1.
Lionel Marshall joined the WVU cheerleading squad in January, 2017, after losing a bet to a friend.

Engineering student transforms lost wager into unexpected passion

When Lionel Marshall came to WVU to study at the Statler College, he never dreamed that he would one day become a cheerleader for the school. However, when a fellow student and member of the cheerleading squad challenged him to a bet that would result in him joining the team if he lost, he simply couldn’t refuse the challenge.
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Winn receives William Tarrants Outstanding Safety Educator Award

Gary Winn, professor and coordinator of occupational safety and health, has received the 2018 William Tarrants Outstanding Safety Educator Award from the American Society of Safety Engineers.
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