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Colorful quilt. West Virginia University. 75. Mountaineer Week. 1947 to 2022. Celebrating Appalachian Heritage.

Mountaineer Week 2023

Watch for event updates as we get closer to Mountaineer Week 2023

Lexi Mank and Dalton Matheny singing in the food court during Mountaineer Week

Arts & Craft Fair

Nov 3-5, 2023

Selected artisans will be notified    May 3, 2023

A fair artisan shares her lighted bottles with a patron

A student gets a food sample from a table in the Mountainlair commons area

Student Competitions

Mountaineer Week 2023. Beard Growing Contest. Shaving September 18. Judging Oct. 30. Sponsored by University Apartments with support from Classic Cutz.

Beard Growing

Shaving: Sept. 18

Professional shaves by barbers from Classic Cutz.

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Mountaineer Week. Speak Write. Writing Appalachia Contest. Deadline. October 8. presented by University Apartments


Writing Appalachia

Speak your sense of purpose as a Mountaineer.

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