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WVU students and staff earn top honors at 2016 PRSA state chapter awards

West Virginia University students and staff have been recognized by the state chapter of the Public Relations Society of America for promoting the University and its partnerships with communities and fellow Mountaineers around West Virginia.

In addition, the WVU Reed College of Media was recognized with ten Crystal Awards and six honorable mention awards. “We are honored to be recognized among the many accomplished communications professionals in the Mountain State,” said Dean Maryanne Reed. “From videos and media kits to special event campaigns and news releases, the breadth of work produced by our program showcases the talent of our students, faculty and staff.”

As part of their coursework, students in Rita Colistra and Geah Pressgrove’s strategic communications capstone classes at the WVU Reed College of Media give back to the community through service-learning projects. Their work earned four Crystal Awards and two received honorable mention awards.

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August 2016 Graduation applications

Attention: The paperwork you filled out with your advisor is NOT your graduation application, you must apply online! If you applied for a previous graduation cycle and did not graduate, you MUST reapply. Applying for graduation and completing an RSVP for the ceremony are two separate items.

If you anticipate graduating in August 2016, you must complete the online graduation application by July 8, 2016. Students who have previously applied for graduation, but whose degree was not granted must resubmit a graduation application. If you will not complete all degree requirements by August please do not submit a graduation application at this time. Only students who will complete all requirements by the end of the summer semester will be eligible for August graduation.

Detailed below are instructions to apply for August graduation, please use Internet Explorer:

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