Chapter Events (view as slideshow)

Our more than 60 chapters host numerous events every year to help extend the reach of WVU. Check out some of the great events!




Mark Greskevitch and his family enjoy listening to the band and watching the cheerleaders during the University Chapter's Countdown to Kickoff.

Mark Gore and his family are entertained by the WVU Pep Band.

Alumni and fans enjoyed getting photos with Mountaineer Brady Campbell during the 4th Annual Countdown to Kickoff hosted by the University Chapter.


Big Cat Steve and Brady

Black Alumni Group Shot


Alumni and friends sported their favorite WVU wear for the event.

More than 100 alumni returned to campus in 2007 for the Black Alumni Reunion Weekend. The weekend included a networking social, scholarship breakfast and game watch.

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Blue Ridge 50-50

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Pat is all smiles as the lucky winner of nearly $150 for her share of the 50-50 raffle.

Rick Youngblood made sure everyone got their raffle tickets.

Nearly 100 people were on hand for the 2007 Pigroast.

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Blue Ridge Attendees


Tonya Ellis waits to hear her name called for the raffle.

Chris Chapman (center) talks with fellow Mountaineers.

Blue Ridge Banners

Blue Ridge Chappy and Pat King

Blue Ridge Chappy Pam and Nick

The Blue Ridge Chapter of the Alumni Association hosts the pigroast every year.

Pat King (left) and Mike Chapman discuss important chapter matters.

L to r: Pam, Nick and Chappy (chapter president), pose for the camera.

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Alumni and friends make their way through the registration table.

Blue Ridge Check in

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Blue Ridge Family Fun


Don and Barb Dyer, who volunteered for the event, take a minute to smile for the camera.

Everyone enjoyed the barbecued pig, along with great entertainment from the live band.

Blue Ridge fun

Blue Ridge good time

Blue Ridge Little Mountaineer

Alumni and friends were all smiles for the evening's events.

Alumni and friends enjoyed catching up at the Blue Ridge Mountaineers Pigroast.

Even the littlest Mountaineers had a great time at the pigroast.

Blue Ridge Marty & Hokie bird

Blue Ridge Mom and Son

Blue Ridge Raffle

The Hokie bird, in the area for a Virginia Tech wedding, received jeers from the crowd when it stopped by the pigroast. Marty showed her Mountaineer hospitality and gave Hokie a big hug.

Ashley Hogan and her son smile for the camera.

Pat King served as master of ceremonies and called out the winning numbers of the door prize winners.

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Rhendal Butler and his wife Karen helped with check in at the event.

Participating in the 2007 Central PA golf tournament were (l to r) David White, Tom Bold, Sr., Paul Williams and Tom Bold Jr. (chapter president).

WVU Alumni Association Chapter Outreach Officer Gregg Cave (right) joined his buddies Bobby Grimm and Mark Puffinburger for the Central PA golf tournament held at Armitage Golf Course in Mechanicsburg, Pa.

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Boone County Reception

President Mike Garrison greets Dave Hill during a reception in Madison.

John Abbott, Kevin Berry and Norm White pose for a quick photo.

President Garrison gets his first official Boone County ball cap from Dave Hill.

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Juli Hatcher gift wrapping

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The University Chapter teams up each year with the Morgantown Fire Department to help wrap presents for needy children in the Morgantown area. Mark Thalman, a WVU alumnus and fireman, checks out the packages.

Juli Hatcher, a member of the University Chapter, was happy to volunteer her time to such a worthy (and fun) cause.

The Low Country Mountaineers hosted a barbecue for alumni and friends in April 2008.

Low Country toy drive-Christmas party

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The Low Country Mountaineers in Charleston, SC, held a toy drive in conjunction with their Christmas party.

Charles Erickson was pleased to once again attend the Boone County Alumni & Friends Pigroast. (Center, speaking with Steve Douglas, left, and Kevin Berry)

Hundreds of alumni and friends attend the Boone County Alumni & Friends Pigroast and Golf Tournament each year. The event raises money for scholarships. Every WVU student from Logan/Boone County who attended received a gift card to the WVU Bookstore.

Boone Co. Pig Roast 2007

Boone Co. Pig Roast 2007

Boone Co. Pig Roast 2007

WVU Coach Bob Huggins took a little time to pose with some Boone County alumni and friends.

Chip & Sarah Shaffer pose with WVU Head Basketball Coach Bob Huggins who was on hand for the Pig Roast.

Former Mountaineer mascot Brady Campbell poses with a few of his youngest fans!

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Shrimp Boil 2007

WVU Basketball Coach Bob Huggins addressed alumni and friends of WVU during the Shrimp Boil.

Hundreds of Texas alumni in the Houston area joined together for the Lonestar Chapter's annual Shrimp Boil.

Alumni, including former WVU basketball player and Houston native, J.D. Collins, attended the annual event.

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