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$282.6 Million Record Raised in Fiscal Year 2024

WVU Foundation raises record $282M to benefit University students, programs and more

West Virginia University alumni and friends contributed a record $282.6 million during fiscal year 2024 to support high-quality education, meaningful research, world-class patient care and outreach programs that benefit the Mountain State and beyond.

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(L-R): Erika Cramer, Christine “Christy” Hayhurst Davis and Dave Gruver

Three elected to WVU Foundation Board of Directors

Erika Cramer, Christine “Christy” Hayhurst Davis and Dave Gruver have been elected to the WVU Foundation Board of Directors.

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Marshall Miller

Gift to Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute advances Alzheimer’s research in memory of late WVU alum

A gift from Sharon Miller establishes the Miller Family Alzheimer’s Research Fund, which aids research focused on diagnosis and treatment. Her contribution honors her late husband, Marshall, who passed away in 2019 following a 15-year battle with the disease.

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Women in STEM Scholarship Support

Scholarships empower women to pursue engineering degrees at WVU

A growing number of women are pursuing degrees in science, technology, engineering and math fields at West Virginia University with scholarship support as STEM job opportunities expand.

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Thorsten Wuest Ph.D.

Thorsten Wuest Ph.D.

During a two-year term as an officer in the German military, Thorsten Wuest found himself assigned leading a logistics platoon focused on the supply and maintenance of military operations.

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