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Teachers as Leaders and Writers Conference
The National Writing Project at WVU (NWP@WVU) and NCTE’eers are co-sponsoring the second Teachers as Leaders and Writers Conference on April 1 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Mountainlair Student Union second floor conference rooms. In alignment with the NWP philosophy, the three goals of the conference are to build a state-wide network of English/language arts teacher leaders, highlight the expertise of our area teachers, and to provide a forum for re-inspiring teachers’ writing instruction practice. To learn more or to register, please visit the NWP website. Registration is free for WVU students!

Celebration of Scholars 2017
The Celebration of Scholars Event will be held on April 4, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m at the Erickson Alumni Center. This year's event will include a student research poster fair (9:00 a.m.), Faculty ED Talks (10:45 a.m.), and keynote speaker Sara Goldrick-Rab. Learn more...

Professional Education Career Program 2017
If you're looking for a job in education, child development and family studies, school counseling, speech pathology or audiology, come talk to recruiters from school systems all over the Eastern U.S at the Professional Education Career Program. This event will be held on April 5, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Erickson Alumni Center. Professional attire is required. Learn more...

National and State Teacher of the Year will be coming to WVU!
CEHS has invited the 2016 National Teacher of the Year to present at our annual Teacher of the Year speaker series, to be held on April 11, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. at the WVU Erickson Alumni Center. Students are encouraged to attend! Learn more...

Pearl S. Buck Writing CompetitionAll students enrolled at a West Virginia college or high school are invited to apply for the Pearl S. Buck Writing Competition. Awards of $1,000 each will be given to an undergraduate and graduate student winner, and a high school winner will receive $250 and a scholarship to the WVU English Department’s Writers' Workshop ($600 value).To learn more about the contest guidelines, please visit the Pearl S. Buck Writing Competition web page. Deadline for submissions is April 15, 2017. 

Student Research Resources and Funding

Teacher Education Resources

Graduate Assistant Positions

CEHS often has graduate assistant (G.A.) positions available to our graduate students.  There are many benefits to obtaining a graduate assistant position, including work experience in your field of study to add to your professional resume, mentorships with our knowledgeable faculty to enrich your study, and university tuition waivers. 

View Available G.A. Positions

Student Ambassadors

Have questions about student life at West Virginia University? Ask one of our Student Ambassadors! 
The CEHS Student Ambassadors is an honorary group of 6-12 students selected from undergraduate and graduate programs in the College of Education and Human Services. They provide service to the College through participation in recruitment and alumni events and in forming close relationships with alumni and students. 
To learn more, please visit our Student Ambassadors page

Student Organizations

Listed below are several student organizations available for CEHS Students to participate in:
Fore more information and organization descriptions, please visit the Student Organizations page

About Allen Hall

The College of Education and Human Services is located in Allen Hall on the WVU Evansdale Campus. To learn more and to view campus and parking maps, please visit the About Allen Hall page

Is your CEHS program or student organization interested in holding a bake sale or other fundraiser in Allen Hall? If so, please complete and submit the Request Space in Allen Hall online form

Guide to WVU

A guide written by students for students, to help answer many questions on the minds of those considering or already attending CEHS. Katie Marsh and Samantha Murdock (students in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders) used their experiences as CEHS students to develop this comprehensive document so that incoming students would have information they need to successfully navigate and enjoy student life, WVU, CEHS, and Morgantown.

Download and Print the Guide to WVU

Information for Graduating Students