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Outer Space

Emily Calandrelli delves into the mysteries of the universe on TV shows such as "Xploration Outer Space" and "Bill Nye Saves the World."

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Brad Paisley

Although country music superstar Brad Paisley never studied at WVU, the Glen Dale native has bled gold and blue from a young age.

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Ken St. Louis

Stuttering

Ken St. Louis stuttered as a child. But he conquered the disorder and went on to improve the lives of thousands across West Virginia.

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Kirk Hazen

Swearing Through the Centuries

Kirk Hazen is a linguist who studied 1800s-era swearing to consult on an upcoming HBO Miniseries. Read on to find out his favorite old-time swear words.

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John Russo

Night of the Living Dead

Alumnus John Russo co-authored the 1968 cult classic "Night of the Living Dead," a film that still makes us nervous in cellars.

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Mildred Fizer

Leading 4-H

Mildred Fizer is the first woman in the nation to lead a state 4-H program. The organization was in the midst of an exciting time then and still is today.

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John D. Rockefeller

Farewell to Jay

In this Q&A Sen. Jay Rockefeller remembers the time he was booed on Mountaineer field and other tales.

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