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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 of each year, MURR recruits new members for the next academic year 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  

Cover Art Contest

MURR is looking for original artwork and photography to feature on the cover of Volume 9!

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 9 (2023)

Editor-in-Chief: Zachary Ellis

Managing Editor: Hayley Bockius

Design Editor: Susanna Risk

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

Head Section Editor: Red Klug

Section Reviewers: Ayah Aldebyan, Bethanny Prascik, Gwendolyn Dzwil, Nathaniel Palmer, Payton Price, Timothy Reidell

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

Head Section Editor: Michael Fiala

Section Reviewers: Damon LeMaster, Jacob Freeze, Riley Coulter, Sheridan Tolley, Taya Sullivan, Victoria Nist


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Editorial Review Board Student Profiles