In his annual address to the Faculty Assembly, West Virginia UniversityPresident Gordon Gee touted the institution’s whirlwind of accomplishments – from student, faculty and staff successes to its budding partnerships with communities and public and private entities.

He also lifted up the state’s battle-tested resiliency through economic hardships, natural disasters and the stigma of being one of nation’s most unhealthy.

The Mountaineer nation, Gee said, has its brightest days ahead of it. The full story is posted at WVU Today: