Derek Willis

West Virginia University Reed College of Media's Innovator-in-Residence program to expand with $200,000 from Knight Foundation

To build on efforts to introduce journalism students to media professionals who are leading experimentation and change in their organizations, the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation is helping to expand  West Virginia University  Reed College of Media’sInnovator-in-Residence program. Support will add to the college’s ongoing efforts to create a culture of experimentation and innovation and encourage change in journalism education.

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WVU Grad Uses Senior Design Project to Launch Portable Energy Company

MORGANTOWN, W.Va.--All students in the mechanical and aerospace engineering program at West Virginia University take a senior design course to fulfill graduation requirements. Some students use it as a chance to explore the boundaries of their creation while others see it as a way to develop an idea they've been playing with since they began studying.

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