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2020 News Links

Administrators to begin data-driven review of academic programs – The Daily Athenaeum, December 18

Gee: WVU must ‘differentiate and lead’ during ‘perilous times’ in higher ed – December 18

Gee pleased with pandemic performance, urges people to get the vaccine – WAJR-AM, December 17

Gee reflects on WVU’s fall semester during pandemic on ‘Talkline’ – MetroNews, December 17

WVU Medicine needs more donations to complete new Children’s Hospital – WOWK-TV, November 18

Ohio State presidents past and present celebrate land-grant mission – Ohio State News, November 9

Support U.S. research during COVID-19  – Science, October 30 

Virgin Hyperloop to build Hyperloop Certification Center in West Virginia – October 8 (  media coverage)

WVU receives $25 million gift to support outdoor economic development, develop new remote worker program – October 5 

West Virginia University students return to in-person classes – Tribune-Review, September 28

WVU returning to how it began semester with in-person instruction – MetroNews, September 23

WVU currently facing budget shortfall of $10 million to $15 million because of COVID-19  – The Dominion Post, September 15

President Gee comments on the death of former WVU President Gene Budig – September 8

WVU President Gordon Gee on Future of Universities – Office Hours with EAB podcast, August 25

We are all land grants now: Facing the new normal in higher education – Daily Briefing editorial, EAB, August 6

Gee says Justice urged caution about WVU’s reopening – MetroNews, July 28

WVU President Gordon Gee announces phased return to Morgantown campus in letter to WVU community – WBOY-TV, July 27

Pres. Gee announces phased return to WVU Morgantown campus in letter – WTRF-TV, July 27

Why Some State Universities Are Seeing an Influx – The New York Times, June 22

Gee creates “action-oriented” working groups to deal with racial concerns at WVU – MetroNews, June 19

WVU hopes to open campus for fall semester with changes – MetroNews, May 1

Gee discusses possibility of a West Virginia University football season – The Parkersburg News and Sentinel, April 29

Gee: WVU Medicine a frontline in COVID-19 battle – The Parkersburg News and Sentinel, April 28

West Virginia University adjusts to life during pandemic – The Parkersburg News and Sentinel, April 26

President Gee: If students return in the fall there will be football – WAJR, April 24

All WVU campuses cancel in-person summer classes, some summer camps – The (Beckley) Register-Herald, April 9

WVU will hold remote-only classes through summer amid COVID worries – Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, April 8

Gee extends campus shuttering for coronavirus through June 30 – MetroNews, April 8

President Gee sends letter to WVU students announcing no in-person classes through summer semester – WBOY-TV, April 8

WVU not to hold in-person classes rest of semester, shuts down campus – WDTV, April 8

Gordon Gee, Stephen Gavazzi and Marco Greenberg column: Reframing that college rejection letter – Richmond Times-Dispatch, March 27

President Speaks: Colleges must 'lead and not follow' through coronavirus – Education Dive, March 25

WVU Medicine to build new hospital in Fairmont – Times West Virginian, March 13

WVU suspending in-person classes beginning March 23, citing coronavirus – MetroNews, March 10

President Gee meets with students Tuesday – MetroNews, March 4

Gee meets with students for Q&A – The Dominion Post, March 3

WVU hosts ‘Behind The Bowtie’ discussion with President Gee  – WBOY-TV, March 3 

Gee discusses mental health, campus safety in 'Behind the Bow Tie' – The Daily Athenaeum, March 3

U92 Broadcast: Behind the Bow Tie – U92-FM, March 2

WVU President Gordon Gee on the death of Katherine Johnson – February 24

Gordon Gee: Put the skunk on the table – Making Governance Work Series, Higher Ed Works, February 13 

Gee discusses University goals, upcoming election – The Daily Athenaeum, February 2
'Hip' president: WVU's Gee talks about university success, jokes about hip replacement – WCHS-TV, January 16 

President Gee joins Clay Marsh's latest podcast – January 14