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2016 News Links

WVU Medicine named Job Creator of the Year with over 2000 hired in 2016  –  The Exponent Telegram, December 29 

NASA administrator visits IV&V Center and West Virginia Robotic Technology Center in Fairmont –  The Exponent Telegram, December 20

Promoting our educational offerings –  The Weirton Daily Times, December 18

Gee Right: Let Us Lead at WVU –  The Intelligencer/Wheeling News-Register, December 15

E. Gordon Gee: We need to agree to listen to each other –  The Northern Virginia Daily, December 12 

Free Speech, Both Ways –  Inside Higher Ed, December 5

Free speech must be protected despite its abuses –  The Exponent Telegram, December 5

Gee responds to Breitbart writer’s attack on WVU professor –  Charleston Gazette-Mail, December 2 

WVU President Condemns Breitbart Editor's Slur Targeting Professor –  West Virginia Public Broadcasting, December 2   

WVU mannequin challenge features school President E. Gordon Gee –  WCHS-TV, December 1

WVU president makes good point –  The InterMountain, November 29

Gordon Gee Speaks Of West Virginia University as Spark For West Virginia During Wheeling Stop –  The Intelligencer/Wheeling News-Register, November 23, and  The Weirton Daily Times, November 27

Gordon Gee: Dialogue and diversity strengthen the nation (Daily Mail) –  Charleston Gazette-Mail, November 22

With Postelection Tensions Running High, College Presidents Carefully Choose Their Words  –  The Chronicle of Higher Education, November 16

University Leaders Explore New Ways to Instill a Sense of Community among Students – Sodexo, November 14

Grading Gee –  The Daily Athenaeum, November 2

WVU President Gordon Gee wants university to revitalize many communities –  Charleston Gazette-Mail, October 26

Deputy PM receives WVU delegation – Bahrain News Agency, October 26 

Chancellor Steinmetz Shares Vision for University During Investiture Ceremony –  University of Arkansas News, October 21

WVU Increasing Outreach Role –  The Intelligencer/Wheeling News-Register, October 21

A bold proposal from Gee –  The Morgan Messenger, October 19

Gee’s plan to cut WVU spending will help state –   The Journal, October 18 

Academia: Gee’s cuts at WVU are encouraging move –  The Parkersburg News and Sentinel, October 17

Editorial: WVU Can Lead Discussion of Moving State Forward –  The Intelligencer/Wheeling News-Register, October 16

John Dahlia - Good News - Excited to participate in West Virginia University’s first Academic Media Day –  The Preston County News & Journal, October 14

WVU's Gee testing ahead of the curve –  The (Beckley) Register-Herald, October 12

Mark Sadd: WVU a driver of state’s economy (Daily Mail) –  Charleston Gazette-Mail, October 12

West Virginia University Seeking Changes to State, Local Government –  The Intelligencer/Wheeling News-Register, October 12

Gee: WVU to cut spending $45M by 2020 –  Charleston Gazette-Mail, October 10

Gee says ‘woe is me’ attitude not acceptable as WVU faces challenges –  WV MetroNews, October 10

WVU's devotion to education a focus of President Gee's annual fall address –  WDTV, October 10

Gordon Gee Highlights West Virginia’s Resiliency –  The Intelligencer/Wheeling News-Register, October 10

Gee shares vision in address –  The Dominion Post, October 10 

E. Gordon Gee celebrates W.Va. at Distinguished Guest Dinner –  The Inter-Mountain, October 7

Reynolds Memorial Hospital and WVU Kick Off Partnership –  The Intelligencer/Wheeling News-Register, October 4

WVU Foundation raises $1 billion in funding –  The Daily Athenaeum, October 3 

West Virginia should become nation's 'energy think tank' –  The (Beckley) Register-Herald, September 25

Secretary of Energy visits WVU –  WDTV, September 12

WVU and Mon. County agree on voluntary tax plan –  WDTV, August 25

Celebrating a Well Kept PROMISE –  The Daily Athenaeum, August 23

WVU's freshman community service in Preston County was great success –  The Preston County News & Journal, August 19  

Gee's contract extension great move for WVU, Mountain State –  The Exponent Telegram, July 20

Statement from WVU President E. Gordon Gee on the death of Mickey Furfari – July 11

E. Gordon Gee: Built on resiliency –  Charleston Gazette-Mail, July 3 

71 Celebrities Share Their Favorite Things About America –  TIME, June 30

WVU President speaks at Community Days –  WTOV-TV, June 29

Stephen N. Reed: Gordon Gee may be prime economic driver for WV –  Charleston Gazette-Mail, June 29 

Statement from WVU President E. Gordon Gee on the signing of 2017 budget bill – June 17 

WVU Board of Governors approves $1 billion budget for upcoming fiscal year – June 17 

President Gee rallies D.C.-area alumni to help reinvent WVU and West Virginia – June 14 

Why arts education matters –  The Huffington Post, June 13

Gee makes it clear first priority is WVU students    The Intelligencer/Wheeling News-Register, June 12

Gee addresses state budget delay with WVU community  – WV MetroNews, June 9 

West Virginia University President E. Gordon Gee visits Vintage Restaurant in Elkins  – The Inter-Mountain, June 8  

WVU President Meets With Community Members in Grafton to Speak on Student Project  –  WBOY-TV, June 6

WVU Medicine Breaks Ground For Outpatient Clinic in Fairmont  –  WBOY-TV, June 6

Gee stops in Preston County  – The Dominion Post, June 6

WVU Board of Governors forwards new Gee five-year contract to HEPC  – May 26

Gazette editorial: When people stop governing, important business stops  – Charleston Gazette-Mail, May 13 

Joyce McConnell: Entrepreneurship changes the way we think, work, live  – Charleston Gazette-Mail, May 12 

Real opportunities  – The (Beckley) Register-Herald, May 11

Treating Pain Without Feeding Addiction at ‘Ground Zero’ for Opioids –  The New York Times, May 11 

WVU president wants to set selfie record, find out students' bucket list items –  USA Today College, May 9

WVU President Gee to speak at Potomac State commencement –  Hampshire Review, May 4 

WVU president to be keynote speaker at PSC commencement –  Mineral Daily News-Tribune, May 2

WVU starts dialogue on budget cuts –  The Daily Athenaeum, April 18 

WVU's Gee on panel reporting on decline in state funding of research universities – April 11 

Gee pays surprise visit to Potomac State –  Mineral Daily News-Tribune, April 5 

We must reinvent, transform higher education in West Virginia – column by E. Gordon Gee for  The Exponent Telegram, March 27

The President at the Party by E. Gordon Gee –  American Council on Education, March 15 

Comments from WVU President Gee, WVU Tech Campus President Long on move – March 11

Schools take part in Read Across America: Gordon Gee reads at North Elementary –  The Dominion Post, March 3 

Daily Mail editorial: University presidents focus on state’s future –  Charleston Gazette-Mail, March 3

President E. Gordon Gee praises research accomplishments at State of the University –  The Daily Athenaeum, March 2

Gordon Gee applauds WVU success, urges more can be done for state –  Charleston Gazette-Mail, March 1 

President Gee says WVU on ‘upward trajectory’ –  The Dominion Post, March 1

Gee Holds Special State of the University, Lauds R1 Classification –  WBOY-TV, March 1

WVU president delivers education, health care, economic reinvention speech –  WV MetroNews, March 1 

Reinventing West Virginia: Gee presents goals for WVU at special address – March 1

E. Gordon Gee: West Virginia University offers hope –  Charleston Gazette-Mail, February 19

Radio spot: Research 1 Designation 

West Virginia University recognized as a top research university –  WBOY-TV, February 8 

Students, faculty celebrate West Virginia University’s 149th birthday –  The Daily Athenaeum, February 8 

WVU celebrates 149th birthday –  WBOY-TV, February 8

In new sorting of colleges, Dartmouth falls out of an exclusive group –  The Washington Post, February 4

WVU Student Government Association proclaims Feb. 2 'Dub Gee Day' –  The Daily Athenaeum, January 28

WVU Students Participate in MLK Day of Service Projects –  WBOY-TV, January 18 

Annual Martin Luther King Jr. breakfast honors individuals, promotes diversity –  The Daily Athenaeum, January 18 

Dancing beyond boundariesThe (Clarksburg) Exponent Telegram, January 17 (Op-ed by President Gee)