Tag Archives: West Virginia University

What Were They Thinking?

This by John McFerrin. John is the editor of The Highlands Voice, the monthly newspaper of the West Virginia Highlands Conservancy What Were They Thinking? What were those people thinking? We see pictures of policemen at the Selma Bridge beating … Continue reading

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Paul Miller, My Protector

The Charleston Gazette today wrote of the death of Paul Miller. He was president of West Virginia University when I started as WVU foreign student adviser in January of 1964. He was my protector. In 1967, West Virginia University was to award West … Continue reading

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The Wonderful Perry Mann

This is a link to a wonderful tribute to Perry Mann, a profound West Virginia writer. http://www.wvgazette.com/Opinion/OpEdCommentaries/201307060073

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Coal Industry Casts Doubt on WVU Research


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My First Book–Imagonna: Peace Corps Memories


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Get Industry Out of Higher Education

I got my ENGINEERINGWV magazine which I usually throw away but this time the headline for a story talked to me. “DRILLING FOR ANSWERS: Marcellus Shale 101′ was beside a young gas company employee in a logo shirt taking serious … Continue reading

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Schweitzer and Ghandi–Imagonna Excerpt

Imagonna is the title of my Peace Corps memoir, here is another excerpt– The St. Andrews Methodist Church at home in St. Albans, West Virginia and Wesley Foundation at WVU expanded my appreciation of human diversity. Out of all this, … Continue reading

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