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2014 News Links

Elected officials call WVU offer ‘great news’  – The (Beckley) Register-Herald, December 31 

WVU offers $8 million in bid to purchase Mountain State campus  – The (Beckley) Register-Herald, December 31 

WVU offers $8 million for Mountain State’s Beckley campus – Charleston Gazette, December 31 

WVU extends offer to purchase Mountain State campus in Beckley  Hoppy Kercheval’s top 10 stories of 2014: WVU hires E. Gordon Gee as President –  MetroNews, December 30 

West Virginia president Gordon Gee left two tickets for Elvis – USA Today, December 29 

WVU’s Gee honored as Educator of the Year  – The (Clarksburg) Exponent Telegram, December 29 

Gee improving WVU from the ground up – The (Clarksburg) Exponent Telegram, December 28 

Gee, WVU actively searching for Luck’s replacement  – Times West Virginian/The (Clarksburg) Exponent Telegram, December 23 

A ‘WV lifer’ urges WVU’s newest graduates to ‘show the world what Mountaineers can do’  – December 19 

Statement from WVU President Gordon Gee on death of Marshall President Stephen Kopp  – December 18 

WVU’s Gee visits WVU-P campus – The (Parkersburg) News and Sentinel, December 12 

WVU’s Gordon Gee speaks at Harrison Chamber dinner  – The (Clarksburg) Exponent Telegram, December 4 

E. Gordon Gee: Papers of Pearl Buck, Jay Rockefeller enrich WVU collection – The Charleston Gazette, November 9 

WVU exploring purchase of Mountain State University campus in Beckley – The Associated Press, November 7 

WVU’s financial success benefits entire state  – The (Clarksburg) Exponent Telegram, November 5 

WVU president meets with prospective students –  The (Beckley) Register Herald, October 29 

E. Gordon Gee: At 100 years old, WVU Extension still puts knowledge in practice – The Charleston Gazette, October 26       

Refreshing: Those in government should be more like Gee – The (Wheeling) Intelligencer/The (Martinsburg) Journal, October 11 

Students are the focus at WVU – The (Wheeling) Intelligencer/The (Martinsburg) Journal/The Weirton Daily Times, October 11 

Statement from WVU President E. Gordon Gee on Gov. Tomblin’s view on same-sex marriage –  WVUToday, October 9 

Gee tackles University feats, future goals    The Daily Athenaeum, October 7 

Gee: WVU to build partnerships across state –  Associated Press, October 7 

Gee says WVU on the rise, decries bureaucracy  – MetroNews/WAJR-AM, October 6 

WVU’s Gee sets goal to enroll 40,000 – The Charleston Gazette, October 6 

Gee addresses University community, notes upcoming changes, hopes for future  – The Daily Athenaeum, October 7 

Gee Shares His Vision – The Intelligencer Wheeling News-Register/The (Martinsburg) Journal/The (Elkins) Inter-Mountain/The Weirton Daily Times, October 7 

Gee delivers SOU Monday  – MetroNews, October 5 

Children are the future, Gee says – The Intelligencer Wheeling News-Register, September 26 

Caperton, Gee to join Henry Winkler in upcoming visit to Jackson County –  Jackson Newspapers, September 16 

Gee talks direction, growth of WVU –  The Daily Athenaeum, September 15 

President Gee discusses diversity initiatives for WVU – WBOY-TV, September 9 

President Gee speaks at Tea @ Three event  –  The Daily Athenaeum, September 10 

Change only comes if WVU invests in students  – The Daily Athenaeum, September 10 

President Gee completes tour of West Virginia’s 55 counties –  The Daily Athenaeum, September 4 

A promise kept: Gee delivered with Mountaineer band –  Bluefield Daily Telegraph, September 2 

WVU President on Talkline with Hoppy Kercheval – MetroNews,August 29, 2014

Profile: WVU President E. Gordon Gee  – West Virginia Executive Magazine (Profiles 2014, page 7) 

A new era of leadership  – West Virginia Executive Magazine (Summer 2014, page 55) 

Radio spot: 55-county tour of West Virginia –  August 25 

WVU band takes its show into southern West Virginia – Charleston Daily Mail, August 25 

Gee finishes 55-county tour of state – The (Elkins) Inter-Mountain, August 25 

West Virginia University’s new president plans to move WVU ahead –  KDKA-TV, August 21 

WVU President Gordon Gee winds down 55-county tour  – The (Clarksburg) Exponent Telegram, August 20 

A welcome from WVU’s Gordon Gee  –  The Daily Athenaeum, August 15 

WVU’s Gee rolls into Spencer during 55-county tour – The Charleston Gazette, July 31 

Sistersville welcomes WVU President Gee –  Tyler Star News, July 30 

New SMHS will present opportunities, challenges, says WVU President Gee –  The St. Marys Oracle, July 30 

Special visit by WVU’s Gordon Gee  – The Pennsboro News, July 30 

Gee: State, university must work together – The (Parkersburg) News and Sentinel, July 24 

Gee: WVU-P affiliation beneficial – The (Parkersburg) News and Sentinel, July 24 

WVU President coming to Fair –  Jackson Newspapers, July 17 

Gee shares WVU vision during alumni luncheon – Parkersburg News and Sentinel, July 12 

Gee talks WVU in DC –  MetroNews, July 10 

Gee speaks to D.C. area alumni –, July 10 

Gee spreads WVU message before crowd on Capitol Hill – The Journal, July 11 

WVU President Gee visits Bluefield Daily Telegraph editorial board  – Bluefield Daily Telegraph, June 29 

Gordon Gee’s contract with WVU released –  The (Cleveland) Plain Dealer, June 30 

WVU President Gee continues road show – WOWK-TV/Associated Press, June 27 

WVU Mountaineer Michael Garcia visited Summers County today with newly appointed WVU president Dr. Gordon Gee  – WMTD-AM, June 26 

West Virginia 4-H Camps Celebrate 100 Years – WHAG-TV, June 25 

DECISION MAKERS: Guests include: E. Gordon Gee, Saira Blair, and Charles Bayless – WOWK-TV/WBOY-TV/WVHS-TV/WTRF-TV/The State Journal, June 13 

A key for Gee – Weirton Daily Times, June 15 

WVU President Gee tours the Ohio Valley – WTRF, June 11 

WVU president visits Buckhannon – The Inter-Mountain, June 6 

Hats off to E. Gordon Gee and Stephen Kopp – Charleston Daily Mail, June 7 

A meeting of presidents –  MetroNews/WAJR-AM, June 3 

WVU and Marshall Presidents come together to discuss issues of higher education in the state – WOWK-TV, June 3 

University leaders vow to work together to survive funding shortfall – Charleston Daily Mail, June 3 

WVU President Gee visits Berkeley Springs
 –  The Morgan Messenger, May 7 

WVU president visits Keyser, talks about PSC, PVH and Extension – Mineral Daily News-Tribune, May 2 

Gee’s second act begins at WVU helm –  Pittsburgh Business Times, April 11 

Gee tackles student questions at AMA  – The Daily Athenaeum, April 2 

WVU President Participates in Live Ask Me Anything Event – WBOY TV, April 1 

WVU: Building a better West Virginia –  The (Clarksburg) Exponent Telegram, March 30 

E. Gordon Gee discusses WVU, its role, its future –  The (Clarksburg) Exponent Telegram, March 30 

Home to these hills –  The Register-Herald (Beckley, W.Va.), March 23 

Facing higher-ed challenges at WVU – Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, March 15 

6 university presidents to watch in 2014  – Education Dive, February 28 

Decision Makers with Patrick Morrisey, Gordon Gee, George Manahan, and more – WV Media, March 9 

Gee confirmed to lead WVU –  WV MetroNews, March 10 

WV Higher Education Policy Commission confirms Gordon Gee as WVU president – March 10 

Best of luck to E. Gordon Gee –  The Columbus Dispatch, March 7 

Gee appointed West Virginia University president—for a third time – March 3  

WVU presidential search committee endorses Gee for permanent post – February 28 

WVU President E. Gordon Gee’s statement on new president at The Ohio State University – WVUToday, January 30 

WVU recognized as Large Business of the Year by Morgantown Area Chamber –  WVUToday, January 24 

President Gee, Provost Wheatly urge WVU community to get involved in accreditation process  –  January 14 

President Gordon Gee: ‘Top 10 Reasons Why It Is Great to Be  Back at West Virginia University’ – January 8