Students come together to set a new record of debris collected on campus while contributing to the University’s sustainability efforts

Fairmont State Outdoor Recreation teamed up with the Fairmont State Tennis Team and Explorer’s Club for a campus clean-up event on Friday, October 16, where…

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WVU’s unique blend of engineering expertise helps secure Virgin Hyperloop Certification Center in West Virginia
This map shows the location of the Virgin Hyperloop Certification Center in northeastern West Virginia.

WVU’s unique blend of engineering expertise helps secure Virgin Hyperloop Certification Center in West Virginia

(Editor’s note: This is the second in a series of stories outlining contributions from the John Chambers College of Business and Economics, Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute…

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New technology to improve underground mine safety in development by WVU engineers
Ihsan Berk Tulu, assistant professor of mining engineering, is improving safety in underground mines by developing mine-specific, geology-dependent pillar and standing support design tools. (WVU Photo)

New technology to improve underground mine safety in development by WVU engineers

Technology created by engineers at West Virginia University will improve safety in underground mines by reducing the likelihood of “fall of ground” related accidents, one…

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