The University Relations/Video team helps create recruitment videos, television commercials, and videos that promote WVU initiatives, build affinity and highlight degree programs. We also produce multimedia content for major University events such as Commencement, New Student Welcome and the annual State of the University Address.

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Production

The UR/Video team has a 3-camera HD television studio in conjunction with a large cache of high-quality field production equipment. The television studio is also the home of the WVU Reed College of Media “WVU News” student newscast and the West Virginia Illustrated live studio show, “Mountaineer Gameday.” We also have a high-definition Ku-band digital satellite uplink facility that can allow us to showcase WVU faculty and researchers on national television outlets such as CNN, Fox News Channel, Al-Jazeera America, ESPN, ROOT Sports or Fox Sports Network.

Editing

We Adobe Creative Cloud family of products for the post-production and editing of media projects (Premiere, After-Effects, Audition, Encoder, Encore, and SpeedGrade). We maintain annual music license contracts to enhance our productions with high-quality music or sound effects. Media projects can be encoded and electronically-distributed to broadcasters, radio stations, FTP-servers or YouTube.

Motion Graphics

Our full-time motion graphics designer and other talented individuals can make any production spark to life with high-quality motion graphics or 3D animation (Lightwave 3D, After-Effects).

Engineering

The University Relations/Video Engineering Team is essential to daily operations. They install and maintain new studio equipment, computer workstations, and they are licensed to operate the satellite uplink. They are also responsible for the system administration of University Relation’s digital asset management system – CatDV.

    Our Team

    Joe Webb
    Director
    304-293-3851
    joseph.webb@mail.wvu.edu
    354 Floor Marina Tower

    Kelly Heasley
    Assistant Director
    304-293-3589
    kelly.heasley@mail.wvu.edu
    3rd Floor Marina Tower


    Tim Cummins

    Communications Engineer
    304-293-1305, ext. 2
    timothy.cummins@mail.wvu.edu
    One Waterfront Place

    Dan Hamilton
    Multimedia Specialist
    304-293-0244
    dan.hamilton@mail.wvu.edu
    3rd Floor Marina Tower


    Lesa Hunter

    Program Assistant II
    304-293-6997
    lesa.hunter@mail.wvu.edu
    4th Floor Marina Tower

    Fred Marstiller
    Engineering Manager
    304-293-1305, ext. 1
    fred.marstiller@mail.wvu.edu
    One Waterfront Place

    Hannah Maxwell
    Producer/Director
    304-293-3617
    hannah.maxwell@mail.wvu.edu
    3rd Floor Marina Tower

    Brad Stalnaker
    Professional Technologist
    304-293-0245
    brad.stalnaker@mail.wvu.edu
    3rd Floor Marina Tower

    Murph Tinsley
    Producer/Director
    304-293-2744
    murph.tinsley@mail.wvu.edu
    3rd Floor Marina Tower

    Li Yang
    Professional Technologist 2
    304-293-0883
    li.yang@mail.wvu.edu
    One Waterfront Place