Marshall University News http://www.marshall.edu/ We Are...Marshall! The official News feed of Marshall University. 2016-12-09 10:29:20 en-us Copyright 2014 Marsall University. All Rights Reserved. 20 Former US Ambassador donates papers of grandfather, C.H. Freeman, to Marshall Special Collections http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2016/12/08/former-us-ambassador-donates-papers-grandfather-c-h-freeman-marshall-special-collections/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2016/12/08/former-us-ambassador-donates-papers-grandfather-c-h-freeman-marshall-special-collections/ Former U.S. Ambassador Mark Erwin was in Huntington Tuesday, Dec. 6 to promote his book, The Powers. While in town, he met with administrators from the Marshall University Foundation and Special Collections to donate a collection of papers from his late grandfather, Charles H. Freeman. 2016-12-08 20:57:39 GMT Annual Christmas Kente Ceremony serves as rite of passage http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2016/12/07/annual-christmas-kente-ceremony-serves-rite-passage-mu-african-american-students/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2016/12/07/annual-christmas-kente-ceremony-serves-rite-passage-mu-african-american-students/ Consistent with 17th-Century West African traditions, Marshall University will have a Christmas Kente Ceremony on Friday, Dec. 16. Traditionally presented for students of African or African American ancestry, this is an inclusive ceremony open to all students graduating in December. 2016-12-07 17:48:54 GMT Health care and policy leaders to gather in Huntington for conference on opioid epidemic http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2016/12/06/health-care-policy-leaders-gather-huntington-conference-opioid-epidemic/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2016/12/06/health-care-policy-leaders-gather-huntington-conference-opioid-epidemic/ Several national speakers, including Anita Everett, M.D., chief medical officer for the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, are scheduled to speak in Huntington on Tuesday, Dec. 13, for a conference on the regionís opioid epidemic. 2016-12-06 17:43:13 GMT Radiation oncologists join School of Medicine faculty http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2016/12/05/radiation-oncologists-join-marshall-school-medicine-faculty/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2016/12/05/radiation-oncologists-join-marshall-school-medicine-faculty/ The Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine recently welcomed two radiation oncologists to its clinical faculty. 2016-12-05 19:26:56 GMT Physical therapy students receive WVHEPC health science service program award http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2016/12/05/marshall-physical-therapy-students-receive-wvhepc-health-science-service-program-award/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2016/12/05/marshall-physical-therapy-students-receive-wvhepc-health-science-service-program-award/ Colin Pierce and Christa Park of the Marshall University School of Physical Therapy have been chosen to receive the West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commissionís Health Sciences Service Program Award. 2016-12-05 15:24:24 GMT Marshall to host Bridal and Special Event Expo Feb. 19; vendors encouraged to pre-register now http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2016/12/01/marshall-host-bridal-special-event-expo-feb-19-vendors-encouraged-pre-register-now/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2016/12/01/marshall-host-bridal-special-event-expo-feb-19-vendors-encouraged-pre-register-now/ Marshall University announces its first Bridal and Special Event Expo from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 19, on the universityís Huntington campus. 2016-12-01 16:35:07 GMT School of Medicine recognizes faculty achievement at annual award ceremony http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2016/12/01/school-medicine-recognizes-faculty-achievement-annual-award-ceremony/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2016/12/01/school-medicine-recognizes-faculty-achievement-annual-award-ceremony/ The Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine recognized a handful of basic science and clinical faculty for their achievements during a year-end award ceremony Wednesday evening. 2016-12-01 16:30:50 GMT School of Medicine professor selected for national fellowship http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2016/12/01/marshall-school-medicine-professor-selected-national-fellowship/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2016/12/01/marshall-school-medicine-professor-selected-national-fellowship/ Kalpana Miriyala, M.D., an assistant professor in the department of psychiatry and behavioral medicine at the Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine, has been selected for an international fellowship through the ZERO TO THREE organization. 2016-12-01 14:51:54 GMT Gabi recognized as November Fellow of the Month http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2016/11/30/gabi-recognized-november-fellow-month/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2016/11/30/gabi-recognized-november-fellow-month/ Jenan Gabi, M.D., a first-year endocrinology fellow, has been selected as the November 2016 Resident/Fellow of the Month, announced Paulette S. Wehner, M.D., vice dean for graduate medical education at the Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine. 2016-11-30 21:30:18 GMT Family establishes school of medicine scholarship to honor late father http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2016/11/30/family-establishes-school-medicine-scholarship-honor-late-father/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2016/11/30/family-establishes-school-medicine-scholarship-honor-late-father/ William J. Echols, M.D., dedicated his lifeís work to the practice and advancement of medicine. Echolsí daughter, Sandy Echols Marshall, M.D., a 1989 graduate of the Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine and a practicing dermatologist, and her husband, Robert, have endowed a scholarship at the medical school in memory of her father and to continue his legacy through future medical students. 2016-11-30 17:25:20 GMT