Our sincere condolences go out to all of the families and friends affected by this latest mining tragedy in Upper Big Branch mine in Raleigh County. As Mountaineers united and proud of our state and our people, we offer our heartfelt sympathy to the communities affected by the loss of so many valuable and contributing lives. It is with deepest sorrow that we send our wishes for healing and comfort to all of those affected at this time.
Please join us in expressing your thoughts with the surviving family and friends of the miners lost on April 5, 2010.
You can also show your support for the families affected by this tragedy in person. The Student Government Association has joined with the Young West Virginians for Coal to sponsor booths around campus.
You can stop by the booth and sign a special banner that will be delivered to the families and hand write personalized notes.
April 7-9: Mountainlair
April 12-13: Evansdale- Allen Hall (4th floor lobby)
April 14-15: Health Sciences- Pylon Lobby