Department News

Valerie Browne Awarded Critical Language Scholarship

Four West Virginia University women have been awarded the Critical Language Scholarship from the U.S. Department of State, recognizing their commitment to language learning and personal growth. The awardees will participate in fully-funded virtual intensive language and cultural immersion programs this summer.

Aerianna McClanahan named Munn Scholar

West Virginia University Libraries’ Teaching and Learning Committee has selected Adam Benjamin and Aerianna McClanahan as 2021 Robert F. Munn Undergraduate Library Scholars.

West Virginia Humanities Council fellows announced

Four English faculty received $3,000 grants to support research and writing projects in the humanities:

Professor Cari Carpenter selected as 2020-21 Benedum Distinguished Scholar

Pictured left to right. Cari Carpenter, Lisa Holland and Cheryl McNeil.