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MURR is currently accepting original research papers, literature reviews, policy briefs, and artwork for MURR, Volume 9 with a rolling deadline

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WVU's student-led undergraduate research journal

Join the Editorial Review Board

Throughout February and part of March, MURR is recruiting new members for its Fall 2023-Spring 2024 Editorial Review Board.

Undergraduate students with research experience can apply to positions including 1) Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences (HASS) Reviewer, 2) STEM Reviewer, 3) Design Editor, 4) HASS Head Section Editor, 5) STEM Head Section Editor, and 6) Managing Editor

Applications are due March 10th

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Journal Policies & Submission Guidelines

Learn who can submit to MURR, how to submit to MURR, and what the formatting requirements are for the journal. 

Submission Guidelines  

High School Essay Contest

MURR is hosting a state-wide research essay contest for high school students with cash prizes.

Submissions are due March 20th

Contest Details

MURR advances opportunities for WVU students by providing an outlet for publishing scholarly and creative works while deepening their engagement within their field of study. By contributing to MURR, students play an active and critical role in reinforcing WVU’s reputation as a very high research-intensive, land grant university.


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The Editorial Review board

MURR Volume 8 (2023)

Editor-in-Chief: Teagan Kuzniar

Managing Editor: Wren King

Design Editor: Daniel Esguerra

HASS (Humanities, Arts, & Social Sciences) Review Team

Head Section Editor: Alex Dean

Section Editors: Jordan Payton, Gwendolyn Dzwil, Red Klug, Aidan Connors, and Bethanny Prascik

STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) Review Team

Head Section Editor: Thomas Wilkins

Section Editors: Raafay Uqaily, Kallie Schafner, Kamil Abbas, Zachary Ellis, Ashley McCullough, and Michael Fiala

Development and Outreach: Rachel Morris and Jacob Smothers


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Editorial Review Board Student Profiles