WVU gives peek inside new College of Business and Economics – Shelton Herald

by | May 29, 2022 | Financial

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Lawmakers and community leaders visited the new Chambers College of Business and Economics, Reynolds Hall, the old location of Stansbury Hall, at West Virginia University.Stansbury Hall was the location of WVU’s Basketball clubhouse, where WVU legend Jerry West played. Joshua Hall, associate dean of research and economics department chair of the College, said it will be a “hub” of the downtown campus.
The new building has six floors with various labs for tutoring, learning, studying and everything in between. There is a computer lab complete with over 40 duel monitors known as Bloomberg Terminals, a career closet for students to use when going to an internship or job interview, access to Augmented and Virtual Reality technology, the Holyman Social Stairwell- modeled after the stairs at Google’s Headquarters, an Einstein Brothers Bagels and a workout center with access to the Mon Rail Trail and Monongahela River, according to Hall.

“To me, I believe so much in what E. Gordon Gee says about project 168 — what we do in all of the hours outside of the class and this building is designed for students to spend their time out of class time. Between the Downtown athletic facility on the first floor to the Einstein Brothers Bagels to all of the collabor …

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