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    Alum Honors Mentor with Gift to WVU's Kidder Trust

    Brig. Gen. Robert Jenkins, U.S. Air Force, retired, and his wife, Nicki, made a substantial contribution to the trust in 2014 and will continue to make substantial contributions to this trust over the next five years to honor the role Kidder played in Jenkins's life.

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    WVU Grad Students Earn Poultry Science Honors

    John Boney and Brian Glover, Ph.D., students in WVU's Davis College of Agriculture, Natural Resources and Design, earned certificates of excellence for their paper presentations at a meeting of the Poultry Science Association.

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    Taylor named Fellow of the Poultry Science Association

    A longtime professional association came full circle for a West Virginia University scholar when he became a fellow of the Poultry Science Association.

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    WVU receives $6.7 million from Hazel Ruby McQuain Charitable Trust to revitalize Reedsville Farm

    A $6.7 million gift to West Virginia University from the Hazel Ruby McQuain Charitable Trust will transform the equine educational facilities at the 995-acre Reedsville Experiment Farm in Preston County into a new, modern teaching, research and extension center.

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    After the Storm

    In the wake of Hurricane Katrina, alumnus Rustin Moore led the largest horse rescue in the nation's history.

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    WVU Graduate Student Receives Sustainable Agriculture Grant

    Ashley Evans, a doctoral candidate in the nutritional and food science program at Davis College of Agriculture, Natural Resources and Design, is exploring ways to reduce the problem her home area produces by looking at the amount of phosphates poultry consume.

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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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