Join the WVU Tech Student Activities Board and stand-up comedian, Landry, for a night of laughs this Thursday, October 30.
During the early morning hours of Wednesday, October 29, 2014, there was an off-campus home invasion in Montgomery, where gun shots were fired. Montgomery City Police, Kanawha County Sheriff’s Department and WVU Tech Police quickly contained the situation and took suspects into custody. The investigation continues by the proper law enforcement authorities. This incident did not pose a threat to the safety and security of the University campus. The campus remains open and all classes are in session.
The Student Activities Board will host WVU Tech history professor, Dr. Paul Rakes, for his lecture, “Life’s a Comedy, Not a Tragedy: The Rakes Methodology” on Wednesday, October 29 at 7 p.m. in the Tech Center Ballroom.
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On Thursday, October 23, join the WVU Tech Sports Studies Club as they bring together players, coaches and fans for “Tech Madness,” the 2014 Winter Sports Kickoff in the Neal D. Baisi Athletic Center.
The WVU Tech chapter of the Association for Computing Machinery will host TechLAN this Saturday and Sunday, October 25-26 in the Tech Center Ballroom. The LAN party allows gamers to join one another on a local network to play games, compete in tournaments, meet fellow gamers and win prizes.
In an annual tradition of honoring distinguished alumni, WVU Tech has announced Dr. Aaron Morris and Sarah “Sally” Smith as 2014 Alumni of the Year, and will induct Doug Epling, Dameion Mills, Mike Morrison, Dr. Leonard C. Nelson and Ronnie Rice into the WVU Tech Athletic Hall of Fame.
The WVU Tech chapter of the National Society of Leadership and Success (NSLS) will host an orientation event for new and interested organization members next Tuesday, October 21 at 5 p.m. in the WVU Tech Center Student Activities Room.
More than 150 middle and high school students from throughout the state visited WVU Tech for the second annual West Virginia Science and Art Fair on Friday, October 17.
Students and alumni interested in STEM careers, internships and co-op opportunities will have a chance to meet with prospective employers during the Engineering, Technology & Science Career Fair on Wednesday, October 22 and Thursday, October 23. The fair will run from 11:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. both days in the first floor hallway of WVU Tech’s E-Lab building.