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CELEBRATING A MILESTONE.
Join us October 25-27 to mark the 60th anniversary of WVU’s Master of Science in Industrial Relations (MSIR) program. Activities include a tailgate before the WVU vs. Baylor football game, professional development conference, gala dinner and golf outing.
We have an action-packed weekend planned.
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We are looking for photos highlighting the MSIR program throughout the past 60 years!
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