We are excited for you to join us for our virtual High School Visitation Day
on Saturday, October 9, 2021. This will be a great opportunity for you to see all
that WVU's Statler College of Engineering and Mineral Resources has to offer--from
academics, to student projects, as well as meeting our leadership. We will answer
all of your questions and make you want to become a Mountaineer!
10:00 a.m.- 11:00 a.m.-
Dean's Welcome and Statler College Overview with Recruitment Team
11:00 a.m.- 11:30 p.m.-
Live Virtual Lab Tours
11:30 a.m.- 12:25 p.m.-
Young Alumni and Current Student Panel
12:30 p.m.- 12:45 p.m.- General Q&A and Wrap up
If you need assistance throughout the day, we will be glad to
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To ensure you have a smooth experience at today's virtual event, it is highly recommended
that you download or update the most recent version of the Zoom app. Making sure
you update will allow you to participate fully in all of the day's events. You
should do this as soon as possible, but definitely before the event starts.
Directions to Update Zoom App
Please use the below link to check in to today's event.
Student Check In to Event
We hope you had a great day!
Welcome from Dean Mago & Event Logistics 10-10:15 a.m. EST
Join Statler College Dean, Pedro Mago, as he welcomes attendees to the day's
event! Our recruitment team will then walk you through the logistics of the
day's proceedings to help you have a smooth, enjoyable, information-packed
Statler College Overview 10:15 - 11 a.m. EST
Join our recruitment team,
, for an interactive presentation about WVU's Statler College.
Learn about the majors offered, admission criteria and paths to graduation,
student life and engagement opportunities within the College, and of
course, learn where our alumni have landed! This will be one of your first
opportunities of the day to ask our recruitment team any questions you may
have about WVU or the Statler College specifically. Don't worry, though!
There will be more opportunities to ask questions throughout the day--our
goal is that no one leaves this event with unanswered questions!
Statler College Overview
Statler College Lab Tours 11- 11:30 a.m. EST
In this session, you will be guided by our current students through some
of our facilities. These labs will include the Formula one vehicle lab,
the Innovation Hub labs, the rig floor simulator, and our Engineering Learning
Center. Our students will show you where you will be able to work and learn,
as well as telling you about their experiences with these locations.
Live Lab Tour Session
Young Alumni Panel & Current Student Panel 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
For the first half hour, four young alumni, from across the country, join
us for today's events. You'll learn how WVU prepared these young professionals
for their transition from college to industry, and how they compared to
peers from other institutions. You'll meet Gabrielle Hedrick, C.J. Hores (Deloitte),
Samantha Keyes, and David Johnson (AECOM).
In the second half hour, you'll meet four current students who can share
their everyday experiences as WVU Statler College Students. They are the
experts on student life and classes, so make sure you take this opportunity
to find out everything you want to know about living and learning at WVU.
Students on this panel include: Eleanor Kearney (Mechanical and Aerospace
Engineering); Abby Baker(Industrial Engineering); Raafay Uqaily (Biomedical
Engineering); Michael Barchett (Computer and Electrical Engineering)
During both of these panels, you will be able to unmute yourself to ask questions
live, or you can type your questions into the chat to find answers to all
the things you're really interested in learning more about.
Do you need help?
Throughout the day we will have a help session staffed by members of our recruitment
where you can drop in and get help or be pointed in
the right direction. This "Help Desk" is open from 9:30 a.m.- 1:00 p.m.
so feel free to drop in if you need help navigating today's event! We will
also be monitoring our social media accounts and
throughout the event.
Ready to Commit?
Did today's events convince you that you're ready to become a Mountaineer? If
so, here are some of the next steps you can take!
Want to see where you'd live and how campus is laid out?
Thank you for joining us today!
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throughout the event.
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