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All Rights Reserved. 20 Summer camp, sports physicals available at Marshall Health http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/05/19/summer-camp-sports-physicals-available-marshall-health/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/05/19/summer-camp-sports-physicals-available-marshall-health/ With summer camps and sports practices right around the corner, Marshall Health will offer a number of opportunities for students to get their physicals at nine convenient locations beginning June 1. 2017-05-19 19:39:19 GMT Outstanding Leadership Award presented to Alpha Tau Omega president http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/05/18/marshall-presents-outstanding-leadership-award-alpha-tau-omega-president/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/05/18/marshall-presents-outstanding-leadership-award-alpha-tau-omega-president/ Marshall University President Jerome Gilbert presented biology/pre-med senior Matthew Santer with the university’s Outstanding Leadership Award during the Division of Student Affairs Leadership and Service Awards in April. 2017-05-18 16:32:52 GMT 300 area elementary students study science at Sky Festival http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/05/17/300-area-elementary-students-study-science-marshalls-sky-festival/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/05/17/300-area-elementary-students-study-science-marshalls-sky-festival/ About 300 elementary students attended the Sky Festival, a hands-on astronomical and meteorological event at Marshall University’s Huntington campus Wednesday, May 17. Third-, fourth- and fifth-graders from Cabell and Lincoln counties enjoyed activities including a blow-up planetarium, solar/sun viewing, and weather instrument construction. 2017-05-17 16:34:34 GMT Marine Corps veteran named director http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/05/15/marine-corps-veteran-named-director-marshall/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/05/15/marine-corps-veteran-named-director-marshall/ Marshall University’s new director of military and veterans affairs may not have had a long career in the military, but he certainly knows the challenges military and veteran students and dependents face on campus. 2017-05-15 19:01:44 GMT WMUL-FM receives 18 Hermes Creative Awards http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/05/15/marshalls-wmul-fm-receives-18-hermes-creative-awards/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/05/15/marshalls-wmul-fm-receives-18-hermes-creative-awards/ Students from Marshall University's public radio station, WMUL-FM, received five (5) Platinum Awards, seven (7) Gold Awards and six (6) Honorable Mention Awards in The Hermes Creative Awards 2016-17 Competition.  The winners were named in a letter dated Monday, April 10, 2017, from Dallas, Texas. 2017-05-15 17:07:03 GMT Forensic Science program celebrates 20 years of graduates http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/05/15/marshall-university-forensic-science-program-celebrates-20-years-graduates/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/05/15/marshall-university-forensic-science-program-celebrates-20-years-graduates/ Marshall University’s forensic science program celebrated its 20th graduating class Saturday, May 6, when 17 students walked across the stage to receive their master’s degrees in forensic science. 2017-05-15 16:32:33 GMT Alumnus establishes diversity scholarship with School of Medicine http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/05/15/alumnus-establishes-diversity-scholarship-marshall-school-medicine/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/05/15/alumnus-establishes-diversity-scholarship-marshall-school-medicine/ Amir Rashid Piracha, M.D., has established a new scholarship with the Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine to assist minority students with financial need. 2017-05-15 12:40:51 GMT Eleven students receive SURE fellowships http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/05/12/eleven-marshall-students-receive-sure-fellowships/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/05/12/eleven-marshall-students-receive-sure-fellowships/ Eleven undergraduate students majoring in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields have been selected by a research proposal evaluation committee to receive Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE) fellowships for summer 2017. 2017-05-12 19:23:06 GMT Daughter establishes Nora M. Bjornson Scholarship in honor of her mother http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/05/12/daughter-establishes-nora-m-bjornson-scholarship-honor-mother/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/05/12/daughter-establishes-nora-m-bjornson-scholarship-honor-mother/ Marshall University alumna Gerrie Bjornson has established the Nora M. Bjornson Scholarship at the Marshall University Foundation Inc. in honor of her mother. 2017-05-12 18:46:05 GMT Marshall Eye Surgeons to host event on facial aging http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/05/12/marshall-eye-surgeons-host-event-facial-aging/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/05/12/marshall-eye-surgeons-host-event-facial-aging/ Rene S. Rodriguez-Sains, M.D., FACS, of Marshall Eye Surgeons will host an event on facial aging at 5 p.m. Tuesday, May 23, at its 331 Laidley Street, Suite 201, location in Charleston. 2017-05-12 18:08:15 GMT