DUNBAR, WV. (AP) - West Virginia State University is getting more than $500,000 in funding for a project focused on expanding online biology and agriculture courses.
Sens. Joe Manchin and Jay Rockefeller say the $533,674 in funds is from the USDA's National Institute of Food and Agriculture.
Officials say the project called "Learning and Teaching Biological and Agricultural Science Online: Success Through Comprehensive Training, Development, and Research," will bring best online education practices to the school.
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