Internships are a major part of the learning experience at WVU Tech. As real-world working experiences, they provide a level of professional development and workplace readiness employers value in college graduates.
WVU Tech’s faculty members are dedicated to the advancement of the fields they teach. Outside of the classroom, they’re researchers, writers, presenters, go-to experts and road warriors who share their passion for learning with the world.
In 2013, the Nester-Thornton Civil Engineering Faculty Endowment was created to support WVU Tech’s civil engineering department and to recognize two distinguished professors, Dr. Ernie Nester and Stafford Thornton, for the legacy of dedication and innovation each man left after a lifetime of service to WVU Tech.
More than 40 students from Bluefield, Pikeview, River View, Woodrow Wilson and Wyoming East high schools visited Montgomery before the holiday break to compete in the regional Math & Science Bowl at WVU Tech.