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Paycheck Assistance

Just a reminder that the University is offering assistance and reimbursement to employees for any overdraft charges, late fees or penalties that were incurred due to a delay in the direct deposit of the November 24, 2017 paycheck.

Employees financially affected can fill out the CLAIM FOR REIMBURSEMENT OF BANK CHARGES available at Submit the completed form within 45 days of the date the claim accrues to Verification of the amount you are claiming must be provided and attached. Records to support your claim must include bank statements or other correspondence. Questions can be directed to Linda Strawser at 304-293-4336.

WVU Extension’s Families and Health program efforts nationally recognized

six women fromt eh families and health program hold certificates

West Virginia University Extension Service’s Families and Health faculty were nationally recognized for their dedication and commitment to meeting the needs of West Virginia individuals, families and communities at the National Extension Association of Family and Consumer Sciences Annual Session.

Work & Life Balance

The holidays have past, all faculty files are complete, and I am sure that you are back in the thick of trying to maintain a work/life balance.  If you are like me and need some help with that, the Healthy Extension Team has the perfect solution for you. 

Sign up for the new Work/Life Balance Challenge!!!!

Federal Excess Property Update

Federal Excess Property

Extension has the following items available in the warehouse.  Now is the time to stock up on supplies for the summer, camps, activities etc.

Extension agent Rick Moorefield recognized by the Preservation Alliance of West Virginia

Summers County Extension Agent Rick Moorefield accepted the 2017 Heritage Tourism Award on behalf of the John Henry Historical Park Steering Committee. This organization created a new tourist destination in Summers County that preserves the history of John Henry, the Chesapeake and Ohio Railroad and Talcott for future generations. The John Henry Historical Park Steering Committee, like the park, is a symbol of hard work, strength, love, dedication and persistence. Well done, Rick!

Learn more about the John Henry Historical Park.

Pay changes at WVU

In response to the West Virginia OASIS (Our Advanced Solution to Integrated Systems) Initiative, all West Virginia state agencies and higher education institutions are required to move to a bi-weekly payroll.