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2015 News Links

WVU President E. Gordon Gee leading the way –  The (Clarksburg) Exponent Telegram , December 27 

WVU President E. Gordon Gee is West Virginian of the Year –  The (Clarksburg) Exponent Telegram , December 27 

WVU Gee says recent trip to Middle East valuable for several reasons –  WV MetroNews, December 7 

NEWS9 Special Assignment: WVU helping Weirton? –  WTOV-TV, November 25 

Native son Dr. Clay Marsh relishes opportunity to make a difference in W.Va. health care – The (Clarksburg) Exponent Telegram, November 22 

Energy Minister receives WVU’s delegation –  Bahrain News Agency, November 22 

WVU students and administration stand in solidarity with Mizzou –  Huffington Post, November 17 

National Extension Association meets at The Greenbrier (Speaker WVU President Gordon Gee)   – The (Beckley) Register-Herald, November 3 

Gee says WVU won't abandon Montgomery when Tech leaves –  The Associated Press/WVNS-TV, November 2 

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

E. Gordon Gee: Despite move, WVU committed to Montgomery – Charleston Gazette-Mail, October 25 

‘The only boundaries we should have are the boundaries of our imagination’ – The (Clarksburg) Exponent Telegram, October 11 

WVU to lend a hand to Weirton – The Intelligencer/Wheeling News-Register, October 6 

President E. Gordon Gee talks culture change, state issues and student life   – The Daily Athenaeum, October 6 

Outreach and retention focuses of WVU state of the university address   – WV MetroNews, October 5 

WVU President Gordon Gee calls for university to bring positive change – Charleston Gazette-Mail, October 5 

Gee makes State of the University address –  WBOY-TV, October 5 

Bold ideas, hope, outreach shape the gospel of WVU, President Gee affirms in annual address  – WVUToday, October 5 

Former Congressman Rahall donates career papers to WVU Tech in Beckley  – The (Beckley) Register-Herald, October 4 

WVU’s Gee urges statewide unity – The (Wheeling) Intelligencer/News-Register, October 2  

WVU President Gee says Volkswagen emissions study is great exposure –  WV MetroNews, September 28 

A letter from President E. Gordon Gee –  The Daily Athenaeum, September 24 

WVU president, AD urge fans to be nice  – The (Beckley) Register-Herald, September 24 

Gee convinced WVU Tech move to Beckley is best for the state  – WV MetroNews, September 23 

WVU president: ‘Big ideas and big change start at home’  – Times West Virginian, September 6 

Daily Mail editorial: Relocating WVU Tech may ensure survival – Charleston Gazette-Mail, September 3 

WVU board votes to move WVU Tech campus to Beckley  – The Fayette Tribune, September 3 

E. Gordon Gee speaks on WVU Tech move - WV MetroNews, September 2 

Gee says futures of Concord, Bluefield State ‘very much tied’ to WVU  - WV MetroNews, September 2 

Changes will benefit campus life –  The Daily Athenaeum, September 2 

It’s official: WVU Board votes to move WVU Tech –  The (Beckley) Register-Herald, September 2 

WVU board OKs Tech move – Charleston Gazette-Mail, September 1 

WVU president takes statewide tour – The Dominion Post, August 30 

Potomac Valley Hospital celebrates WVU affiliation with sign change  – Cumberland Times News, August 27 

WVU Art Museum Opens After Years of Planning – WBOY-TV, August 25 

Season of Change: The New Faces in Higher Education  – Pittsburgh Magazine, August 20 

WVU’s Gee: Start of semester reflects culture change  – WV MetroNews, August 19 

About 1,000 WVU students spend Welcome Week giving back to new home –  WVUToday, August 19 

WVU welcome week continues with ‘Mountaineer Welcome’ – WBOY-TV, August 16 

WVU president: ‘Student culture driven by students’ – The Dominion Post, August 16, Page 1-A 

WVU welcomes freshmen at stadium – The Dominion Post, August 16, Page 1-A 

WVU welcomes freshman with ‘Saturday Night Lights’ – WBOY-TV, August 15 

Dr. Gee takes a tour of Morgan County –  The Morgan Messenger, August 12 

WVU President stops in Eastern panhandle – WHAG-TV, August 5 

WVU announces its selection for global collegiate solar house competition  – Pittsburgh Post Gazette, July 29 

Students and president of WVU tour W.Va. in effort to understand educational needs  – Bluefield Daily Telegraph, July 22 

WVU President Gee visits southern West Virginia –  WVVA-TV, July 22 (Segment 5:04:47) 

WVU President Tours WV –  WOWK-TV, July 21 (Segment 6:11:52) 

WVU president Gee’s summer tour reaches Kanawha County  – WV MetroNews, July 21 

WVU president visits McDowell County –  Bluefield Daily Telegraph, July 21 

President Gee to visit the area – WVNS-TV, July 21 (Segment 6:06:18) 

WVU President Gee on death of Helen Holt – July 13 

Gee to speak at NACAA 100th annual meeting in Sioux Falls  – Missouri Ag Connection, July 9 

WVU president visits Wayne County – Wayne County News, June 27-28 

WVU president returns to Mason County – The Point Pleasant Daily Register, June 25 

WVU President Gordon Gee visits VA Memorial Park – The (Clarksburg) Exponent Telegram, June 25 

WVU President Gordon Gee Kicks Off 55 County Summer Tour – WBOY-TV, June 24 

Study: WVU adds $3.6 to economy  – Times West Virginian, June 20 

WVU Board of Governors approves $1 billion budget; campus infrastructure projects –  WVUToday, June 5 

Gee comments on WVU purchase of former MSU campus; businesses react to news  – WVVA-TV, June 2 

WVU seals deal on purchase of Mountain State campus –  The (Beckley) Register-Herald, June 2 

It’s official: WVU seals purchase of former Mountain State campus in Beckley – June 1 

WVU welcomes 5,000 new students to campus in June during revamped New Student Orientation program – May 29 

Gee to present at ‘Old and nutrition’ contest June 11  – The Hur Herald, May 16 

WVU Grads bid goodbye before commencements – The Dominion Post, May 15 

WVU Health Sciences dean Marsh talks health care, research future – The Charleston Gazette, May 13 

From the WVU president’s desk: Dear Class of 2015 –  The Daily Athenaeum, May 11 

WVU president to speak at Boy Scouts event – The Charleston Gazette, May 10 

WVU President Gee Kicks Off Summer Tour of W.Va. In Mingo, Logan – WV Public Broadcasting, May 8 

WVU President practices commencement speech –  WAJR-AM, May 6 

West Virginia University Lavender graduation celebration for LGBTQ students – WBOY-TV, May 3 

Gee bids farewell to grads with ‘Mountaineer Send-Off’  – The Daily Athenaeum, April 30 

Advice from 2 streetwise College Presidents  – The Chronicle of Higher Education, April 20 

Gee headlines chamber dinner  – The (Beckley) Register Herald, April 18 

Gee speaks at annual dinner  – WVNS-TV, April 17 

Gordon Gee: Charleston was great host to Mountaineers – The Charleston Gazette, April 16 

Gordon Gee: WVU fans demonstrated bond at WNIT game – Charleston Daily Mail, April 9 

Policies and conversation, a column by WVU President Gordon Gee  – Inside Higher Ed, April 2 

Gee: WVU will ‘continue to build and grow’ –  Times West Virginian, March 25 

WVU and WVSU apply to host a 2016 presidential debate  – WV MetroNews, March 25 

WVU President Gordon Gee talks about culture change, expansion & taxes  – WAJR-AM, March 20 (Interview begins at approximately 6:50.) 

Dinner with Gee: Students ask Gee about his future plans for the University during dinner  – The Daily Athenaeum, March 19 

Letter to the editor: President Gee addresses student body, encourages smart, safe behavior on spring break –  The Daily Athenaeum, March 18 

Gordon Gee elected for 3 year ACE Board of Directors term – WBOY-TV, March 17 

WVU’s Gordon Gee elected to ACE Board of Directors – WVVA-TV, March 16 

The Big Picture – Ologie, March 12 

WVU launches teacher training program for STEM teachers – The Associated Press, March 11 

WVU President Gee named Boy Scouts of America 2015 Distinguished Citizen  – The (Beckley) Register Herald, March 11 

Gee Mail works, connects students  – The Daily Athenaeum, March 11 

WVU President Gordon Gee to speak at annual Chamber dinner  – The (Beckley) Register Herald, February 25 

Gee talks culture change, deferring pledging a semester  – The Daily Athenaeum, February 19 

A case for deferring recruitment  – The Daily Athenaeum, February 19 

Gee=Whiz –  The (Beckley) Register Herald, February 15 

WVU Day at the Capitol – The Charleston Gazette, February 13 

WVU, 4-H to take center stage at Capitol on Friday  – Associated Press, February 13 

WVU’s Gee as president with broad interest in sports – The (Pittsburgh) Tribune, February 7 

WVU celebrates 148th birthday with giant birthday cake  – WBOY-TV, February 7 

WVU President Gee Visits Wheeling Rotary  – WTRF-TV, February 3 

Gee: ‘Future of this nation is dependent on educated citizens’ – Times West Virginian, February 3 

WVU President Gordon Gee speaks at Groundhog Day breakfast – WBOY-TV, February 2 

Opinion: University presidents assess future – Lawrence Journal World, January 26 

Pierpont celebrated as ‘front door to the American dream’: Video and Photos  – Times West Virginian, January 24 

WVU names new vice president of student life - The Charleston Gazette, January 22 

Veteran higher ed administrator named to lead WVU’s Division of Student Life  January 16 

Update: Court approves WVU purchase of Beckley campus pending 30-day appeal window  - The (Beckley) Register Herald, January 16 

Court approval clears way for WVU purchase of Mountain State assets in Beckley  January 16 

Gee wants WVU freed ‘to start generating additional dollars’ – The Charleston Gazette, January 15 

WVU health sciences VP wants to pay back and pay forward –  MetroNews, January 15 

Scott Spears interviews Gordon Gee –  WWGH, January 15 

Charleston native Clay Marsh chosen to lead WVU’s Health Science Center – Charleston Daily Mail, January 14 

WVU President Gordon Gee on passing of former WV Gov. Arch A. Moore Jr. – January 7 

Lyons is a perfect fit for Mountaineers –  The (Beckley) Register Herald, January 6 

Lyons vows to listen, learn before making football decisions  – MetroNews, January 5 

Lyons is home, but experiences make for a perfect fit – Charleston Daily Mail, January 5 

Country roads take Shane Lyons home as WVU’s new AD – Charleston Gazette, January 5 

WVU names Shane Lyons as new athletic director  – Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, January 5 

Shane Lyons named director of Intercollegiate Athletics and associate vice president at West Virginia University  –  WVUToday, January 5 

Mountain State trustee says WVU bid rekindles hope, opportunity – The (Beckley) Register-Herald, January 1