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2019 News Links

WVU officials update lawmakers on Vantage Ventures initiative – WV News, December 17 

Gee to miss December commencement due to hip surgery recovery – The Daily Athenaeum, December 11

West Virginia University President to Undergo Hip Surgery – Associated Press, December 11

The Changing Relationship Between College Presidents and Their Brands – Inside Higher Ed, November 15 

WVU President Gee visits B-UHS – The (Buckhannon) Record-Delta, November 6

WVU president Dr. Gordon Gee speaks at B-UHS – The Inter-Mountain, November 5

WVU's Gordon Gee speaks with B-UHS students about opportunities in Morgantown – WV News, November 4

WVU President Gee visits Chapmanville for listening tour – The Logan Banner, October 30

Many High-Profile Hospitals Resist Suing Opioid Makers – NPR, October 24

Making College More Affordable – The (Wheeling) Intelligencer, October 20 

How Should Opioid Lawsuit Money Be Spent? Ohio Valley Has No Shortage Of Needs – Ohio Public Broadcasting, October 18

Ball of L&S Toyota donates $100,000 to local high schools, WVU Tech – The (Beckley) Register-Herald, October 17 

Gee's guidance, efforts of thousands provide WVU with purpose and impact – The Exponent Telegram, October 16

President Gee reflects on five years at WVU's helm – WV News, October 14

Gee gives state of WVU address: Purpose, not rankings, must be driving force – Dominion Post, October 14

President Gee discusses transforming higher education during State of the University address – The Daily Athenaeum, October 14

Gee focuses State of the University address on future, availability – MetroNews, October 14

Gee delivers State of the University Address – WBOY-TV, October 14

State of the University: Gee builds on his five years at WVU to plan the University's future   – October 14

WVU President Gee urges students to 'look at all the options' – The (Martinsburg) Journal, October 4

Why Some Tennessee Hospitals Are Opting Out Of Filing Opioid Lawsuits – Nashville Public Radio, September 26

Annual economic development conference attracts stakeholders from across WV – WV News, September 23

Business leaders will take part in conference next week on local business climate – MetroNews, September 21

Don't Forget Our Frontline Caregivers in the Opioid Epidemic – The New York Times, September 17

State, WVU officials lay out plans for dealing with OVMC closure – WV News, September 10

President Gee discusses pedestrian safety, privatization, University finances and more   – The Daily Athenaeum, September 8

Cabell Midland students' success in STEM competition recognized – The (Huntington) Herald-Dispatch, September 7

Editorial: Care needed in using opioid settlement money – The (Huntington) Herald-Dispatch, September 1

Talkline: President Gee speaks about WVU's efforts to confront the opioid crisis (segment begins at 27:30) – MetroNews, August 29

Seed of an idea needs sunshine to take root – The (Beckley) Register-Herald, August 25

WVU, Department of Agriculture working to address food deserts – WV News, August 23

WVU president Gee, Ohio's Kasich create nonprofit to push opioid settlement toward hospitals   – Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, August 22 

Gee: Freshman class most academically accomplished – MetroNews, August 20

BSA honorees include Alvarez, Steptoe & Johnson, WVU President Gee – WV News, August 19

The 3 things Gordon Gee says he's most proud of from his days at Ohio State – Columbus Business First, July 18

Ex-Ohio State president E. Gordon Gee reflects on higher education in Columbus visit   – The Columbus Dispatch, July 18

Former Ohio State President Gordon Gee speaks out about Strauss, Epstein scandals – WSYX-TV, July 17 

WVU President Gordon Gee continues summer tour with career fair at WVU Jackson's Mill   – WV News, July 16     

Alpha Camp ongoing this week at WVU Jackson's Mill – WBOY-TV, July 16

Evaluation, turnover, money: How the Big 12 went from a dysfunctional conference into one enjoying a 'period of prosperity'  – SportsDay, June 26

Gee Obvious Choice To Remain at WVU  –  The (Wheeling) Intelligencer,  June 24

WVU BOG extends Gordon Gee's contract, approves budget – WV News, June 24

WVU Board of Governors extends Gordon Gee’s contract through 2024 – June 21

Board adopts smaller budget for upcoming fiscal year – June 21

West Virginia programs provide promise – The Journal, June 21

West Virginia Invests, other programs provide promise, hope – The Register-Herald, June 17

West Virginia colleges, universities see lowest tuition increases in nearly a decade  – WSAZ-TV, June 16

Gee, WVU staff: Connections key to solving state issues – The Journal, June 7

13 Scouters to receive 2019 Silver Buffalo Award, Scouting's top honor for volunteers – Scouting Magazine, May 31

Ahead of TV talks in the next decade, Big 12 likes where it stands as 'ballerina' of power five – Dallas News, May 30

West Virginia University President Gordon Gee Talks West Virginia, Boy Scouts Connection  – The (Wheeling) Intelligencer, May 17

WVU Rockefeller Innovation Center plans for groundbreaking research – WV News, May 16

Dr. E. Gordon Gee introduces his daughter Dr. Rebekah Gee, the keynote speaker – WV News, April 27

'It's an Aristocracy': What the Admissions-Bribery Scandal Has Exposed About Class on Campus – The Chronicle of Higher Education, April 17

WVU president will give address at Boy Scout dinner – The Weirton Daily Times, April 15

WVU President Gee To Speak at Annual Boy Scout Dinner – The (Wheeling) Intelligencer, April 14

Gee interested in contract extension – MetroNews, April 12

WVU Board of Governors increases tuition, look to renew Gee contract – WV News, April 12

WVU board considering extending Gee’s contract, 2 years from its end – Charleston Gazette-Mail, April 12        

Last Day with the Musket – The Inter-Mountain, April 11

NCWV colleges expand reach, community engagement – WV News, April 6 

WVU Medicine ranked among best hospitals in the world by Newsweek – WV News, March 29

E. Gordon Gee makes stop at Weirton Madonna – Herald-Star, March 26

Sunday Business Page: West Virginia University (Part 2) – KDKA-TV, March 24

President Gee speaks on tuition, campus carry, Greek life – The Daily Athenaeum, March 24 

Gee urges creation of hope, transformation of education – WV News, March 22

DA Interview Series: President E. Gordon Gee talks to the DA's Temitayo Adesokan – The Daily Athenaeum, March 21

WVU President Gordon Gee visits Weirton Madonna High School – WTOV-TV, March 21

WVU President Gordon Gee gives bi-annual State of the University Address – WBOY-TV, March 19

WVU President Gee promotes hope during State of the University address – The Dominion Post, March 19 

WVU president Dr. E. Gordon Gee discusses current issues ahead of annual State of the University address – WV News, March 17  

On solid ground – The Exponent Telegram, March 17

Blue ribbon higher education panel pushes legislation quietly – The Parkersburg News and Sentinel, March 17

College Admissions: Vulnerable, Exploitable, and to Many Americans, Broken – The New York Times, March 15

WVU Board Chair Wilmoth and President Gee statements on McConnell selection as Colorado State presidential finalist – March 15

Segment with Fox Business Network – March 15

Stansbury Hall flag ceremony marks the end for historic building – MetroNews, March 9

Gee: WVU will remain watchful for future iterations of campus carry – MetroNews, March 6

Higher Education Leadership and the Importance of Place – Higher Ed Today, March 4

Cooperative Extension Services and the 21st Century Land-Grant Mission – The EvoLLLution, February 19

WVU president Gordon Gee has so many bow ties that there's now an exhibit for them  – Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, February 11 

WVU President Gordon Gee ranked as America's best college president – WBOY-TV, February 8 

Website ranks Gee as America's top serving university president –  WV News, February 6 

Library exhibit puts WVU President E. Gordon Gee's bowties on display – The Dominion Post, January 27

Gee can't guarantee full raises for WVU workers, supports community college bill – MetroNews, January 24

The 'Moneyball' solution for higher education – Politico, January 16

Could Big 12's title game rights shape future media rights deal? – Eer Sports, January 16

An effective education system is key to West Virginia's future – WV News, January 14

Highlights from Neal Brown's introductory WVU news conference – MetroNews, January 10