April

Student Ambassadors, True Golden Bears

Student ambassadors are a rare breed – on top of balancing school, work and life, they take extra time to show interested students what being a Golden Bear has to offer, and their efforts are invaluable to securing the future of WVU Tech.

WVU Tech Student Paper Places at Connecticut ASEE Conference

In early April, West Virginia University Institute of Technology (WVU Tech) student W. Blake Engels traveled to Bridgeport, Connecticut to showcase his research at the American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) conference at the University of Bridgeport. He didn’t come home empty-handed.

International Student Organization Hosts Annual Dinner

The WVU Tech International Student Organization (ISO) will bring the campus community together to share meals from around the world as they host the annual ISO dinner on Thursday, April 17 from 4 – 6 p.m. in the Bears Den.

Golden Bears Dress for Success

On Monday, April 14, WVU Tech students, faculty and staff will show attendees what – and what not – to wear to job interviews in the 2014 Dress for Success Fashion Show.

Contractors Association Awards Scholarships to Two WVU Tech Students

West Virginia University Institute of Technology (WVU Tech) students Haylie Ballard and Tanner Boster were awarded Contractors Association of West Virginia (CAWV) Scholarships during the 35th Annual West Virginia Construction and Design Exposition in Charleston.

WVU Tech Students Put Down Their Phones, Take up a Cause

This March, members of the WVU Tech women’s soccer team participated in the Tap Project, a digital campaign designed by the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) to raise funds and provide clean water access to children around the world.

Golden Bears Set to Compete in the ASCE 2014 Virginias Conference

This week, West Virginia University Institute of Technology (WVU Tech) students and faculty members will travel to the University of Virginia in Charlottesville to compete in the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) 2014 Virginias Student Conference April 3 – 6.

And Many More: WVU Tech Student Success Center Turns One

The Student Success Center (SSC) at West Virginia University Institute of Technology (WVU Tech) will celebrate its first anniversary on Friday, April 4, 2014. The SSC gives WVU Tech students an academic edge by providing a quiet place to study, grab a bite to eat or participate in services such as free peer tutoring, freshman advisement or skill-building workshops.