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WVU School of Sport Sciences helps launch martial arts program for individuals with disabilities

Wednesday, February 14, 2024

West Virginia University’s Sport, Exercise and Performance Psychology program has partnered with local organizations to launch a martial arts program for individuals with intellectual and neurodevelopmental disabilities. (FULL PHOTO GALLERY)

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              Peter McGahey speaks to class holding a pen.

McGahey named assistant coach for U.S. Power Soccer National Team

Wednesday, February 07, 2024

Peter McGahey, teaching assistant professor at West Virginia University, has been named as an assistant coach for the United States Power Soccer National Team. He is one of two assistants under the direction of head coach Tracy Mayer.

Read More: McGahey named assistant coach for U.S. Power Soccer National Team

              Gage Smith stands for a photo in the Applied Human Sciences Building with a water tower in the background.

Smith overcomes long odds to thrive at WVU

Wednesday, January 31, 2024

Nothing was ever going to come easy for Gage Smith.

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Two CAHS graduate students earn WVU Foundation scholarships

Wednesday, January 31, 2024

Two students in the College of Applied Human Sciences have earned scholarships from the WVU Foundation to help them defray costs and support the completion of their theses or dissertations. 

Read More: Two CAHS graduate students earn WVU Foundation scholarships