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    WVU Student to Make Career Out of Caring for Animals

    Courtney Belcher, an animal and nutritional sciences major, has devoted her education – and her soon-to-be career – to nurturing companion pets, which she hopes will help make a difference in the state of animal welfare in the area.

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    Gift to WVU Davis College will Support Upgrades, Research at Farm

    A project that could turn cow manure into electricity while also cutting down on the amount of waste products that flow into our waterways is getting a boost from an anonymous donor.

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    Alum Creates Fellowship for WVU Graduate Student

    A longtime supporter of undergraduate scholarships at West Virginia University has shifted his philanthropic interest to support for graduate students.

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    Family Day at the WVU Farm honored with CASE Award

    The 2011 Family Day at the West Virginia University Farm has been honored with an award from the Council for Advancement and Support of Education.

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    WVU Honors Alumni who Changed the World

    WVU recently honored three graduates - a journalism pioneer, a feed industry executive and the founder of the cable modem - for their contributions to society by inducting them into the Academy of Distinguished Alumni.

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    Equestrian Training Tool wins at WV's Collegiate Business Plan Competition

    Randi Dove of Oceana, W.Va., won the Lifestyle & Innovation category of the 2012-13 West Virginia Statewide Collegiate Business Plan Competition.

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    WVU Joins Battle against Pasture Parasites; Research Targets Sheep Industry's Biggest Woe

    "Parasites are becoming resistant to every drug we have on the market," said Scott Bowdridge, an assistant professor of food animal production at West Virginia University. "It's a huge, huge problem."

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    WVU Researchers to Examine Whether Service Dogs Help Veterans Recover, Return to Workforce

    A team of WVU researchers and an area non-profit are partnering with the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health to see if dogs can help veterans both recover and return to the workforce.

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