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Celebrating Perseverance

During May commencement ceremonies, nearly 4,500 West Virginia University graduates walked across the stage as family and friends (and President Gordon Gee) cheered. 

"You persevered, and I congratulate you for the tremendous resolve you have shown in achieving this milestone," Gee told graduates, noting that many endured the unique challenges of a pandemic on their way to graduation.

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The Power of Purpose

To ensure that current students, faculty, staff and alumni can pursue their purpose, WVU is establishing the first Purpose Center on any college campus.

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