Marshall University News http://www.marshall.edu/ We Are...Marshall! The official News feed of Marshall University. 2017-02-23 06:35:17 en-us Copyright 2014 Marsall University. All Rights Reserved. 20 RCBI teams with WV Guard to expand economic opportunity http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/02/21/rcbi-teams-with-wv-guard-to-expand-economic-opportunity/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/02/21/rcbi-teams-with-wv-guard-to-expand-economic-opportunity/ The Robert C. Byrd Institute (RCBI) has joined forces with the West Virginia Army National Guard on a new initiative to expand advanced technology for military programs and increase U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) opportunities for state manufacturers. 2017-02-21 16:45:48 GMT Marshall University researchers receive U.S. patent to treat one of world’s major health issues http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/02/21/marshall-university-researchers-receive-u-s-patent-treat-one-worlds-major-health-issues/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/02/21/marshall-university-researchers-receive-u-s-patent-treat-one-worlds-major-health-issues/ Researchers at Marshall University have developed a method for treating sepsis, one of the world’s major health problems, and other inflammatory disorders using cerium oxide nanoparticles (CeO2 NPs.) 2017-02-21 14:23:40 GMT School of Pharmacy students plan community outreach in Cabell County schools http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/02/17/school-pharmacy-students-plan-community-outreach-cabell-county-schools/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/02/17/school-pharmacy-students-plan-community-outreach-cabell-county-schools/ Students at the Marshall University School of Pharmacy, in conjunction with the Cabell County Substance Abuse Prevention Partnership (CCSAPP), will visit three public schools in Cabell County over the next few weeks to present drug abuse prevention programs. 2017-02-17 17:15:29 GMT Eighth Annual Festival of New Music brings new works, guest performers http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/02/16/eighth-annual-festival-new-music-brings-new-works-guest-performers/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/02/16/eighth-annual-festival-new-music-brings-new-works-guest-performers/ The Marshall University School of Music once again will bring new musical works to the Tri-State during the Eighth Annual Festival of New Music March 2-3. 2017-02-16 22:02:15 GMT Music scholarship competition to be held Sunday http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/02/14/music-scholarship-competition-held-sunday/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/02/14/music-scholarship-competition-held-sunday/ Marshall University’s School of Music will hold its annual competition for the Belle Jackson and Lynum Jackson Memorial Award and the Paul A. Balshaw Award at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 19, in Smith Recital Hall on the university’s Huntington campus. 2017-02-14 18:53:24 GMT School of Journalism and Mass Communications invites Hall of Fame nominations http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/02/13/marshall-school-journalism-mass-communications-invites-hall-fame-nominations/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/02/13/marshall-school-journalism-mass-communications-invites-hall-fame-nominations/ Following the latest induction of five new members, Marshall University’s W. Page Pitt School of Journalism and Mass Communications (SOJMC) is seeking nominations for its upcoming Hall of Fame class. 2017-02-13 18:41:08 GMT School of Pharmacy reports national board results for inaugural class http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/02/10/school-pharmacy-reports-national-board-results-inaugural-class/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/02/10/school-pharmacy-reports-national-board-results-inaugural-class/ Marshall University School of Pharmacy’s inaugural graduating class, the class of 2016, has completed its national board testing with an overall pass rate of 92 percent on the North American Pharmacist Licensure Examination (NAPLEX.) 2017-02-10 18:26:57 GMT School of Medicine’s department of surgery dedicates new simulation laboratory http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/02/08/school-medicines-department-surgery-dedicates-new-simulation-laboratory/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/02/08/school-medicines-department-surgery-dedicates-new-simulation-laboratory/ The Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine’s department of surgery on Tuesday unveiled its new simulation laboratory (sim lab), a 21st-century tool that provides surgical and procedure learning opportunities for surgical residents and, in turn, will enhance quality and safety outcomes for patients. 2017-02-08 20:26:13 GMT Statement on the passing of student Mitchell Higgins http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/02/07/statement-passing-student-mitchell-higgins/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/02/07/statement-passing-student-mitchell-higgins/ Marshall University President Jerome A. Gilbert issued the following statement this evening regarding the passing of student Mitchell Higgins after a weekend automobile accident on I-64. 2017-02-08 00:51:53 GMT Scarbro named associate vice president for external engagement http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/02/02/scarbro-named-associate-vice-president-external-engagement/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/02/02/scarbro-named-associate-vice-president-external-engagement/ Sara Payne Scarbro has been named associate vice president for external engagement at the Marshall University Research Corporation (MURC), effective March 1. 2017-02-02 16:01:05 GMT