Marshall University News http://www.marshall.edu/ We Are...Marshall! The official News feed of Marshall University. Thu, 01 Jan 70 00:33:37 +0000 en-us Copyright 2014 Marsall University. All Rights Reserved. 20 New Student Orientation sessions scheduled in June and August http://www.marshall.edu/recruitment/orientation/ http://www.marshall.edu/recruitment/orientation/ Your friends at Marshall University are so excited that you've decided to join the #MarshallUFamily! We are looking forward to you being on campus soon for New Student Orientation. All new students are expected to attend orientation, as it serves as your formal introduction to the university. For orientation dates and other information, please click here! Thu, 01 Jan 70 00:33:37 +0000 BB&T continues support of American capitalism center at Marshall https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/07/20/bbt-continues-support-american-capitalism-center-marshall/ https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/07/20/bbt-continues-support-american-capitalism-center-marshall/ Marshall University has received the tenth installment in a series of $100,000 gifts from BB&T supporting the BB&T Center for the Advancement of American Capitalism at the university's Lewis College of Business. The check presentation ceremony took place July 12 at the Brad D. Smith Foundation Hall on Marshall's Huntington campus. Thu, 01 Jan 70 00:33:37 +0000 Christopher named to academic and career support post at Marshall School of Medicine https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/07/20/christopher-named-academic-career-support-post-marshall-school-medicine/ https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/07/20/christopher-named-academic-career-support-post-marshall-school-medicine/ Laura L. Christopher, program coordinator for the Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine's Office of Student Affairs, has been named the assistant director of academic and career support services at the school of medicine. Thu, 01 Jan 70 00:33:37 +0000 Board of Governors extends president's contract https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/07/19/board-governors-extends-presidents-contract/ https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/07/19/board-governors-extends-presidents-contract/ The Marshall University Board of Governors today unanimously approved an extension of President Jerome A. Gilbert's contract. Thu, 01 Jan 70 00:33:37 +0000 Marshall Health to offer free sports physicals, baseline concussion testing July 26 https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/07/19/marshall-health-offer-free-sports-physicals-baseline-concussion-testing-july-26/ https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/07/19/marshall-health-offer-free-sports-physicals-baseline-concussion-testing-july-26/ Free sports physicals and baseline concussion testing will be available Wednesday, July 26, from 5 to 7 p.m. at Marshall Health-Teays Valley, 300 Corporate Center Drive, Scott Depot. Thu, 01 Jan 70 00:33:37 +0000 Obstetrics and gynecology faculty member recognized by national professional organization https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/07/18/marshall-obstetrics-gynecology-faculty-member-recognized-national-professional-organization/ https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/07/18/marshall-obstetrics-gynecology-faculty-member-recognized-national-professional-organization/ Amanda N. Pauley, M.D., FACOG,  an assistant professor in the department of obstetrics and gynecology at the Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine has been chosen as the recipient of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (AGOC) 2017 District IV Donald F. Richardson Outstanding Faculty Award. Thu, 01 Jan 70 00:33:37 +0000 Hometown Sportswear establishes scholarship at Marshall for art and design https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/07/18/hometown-sportswear-establishes-scholarship-marshall-art-design/ https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/07/18/hometown-sportswear-establishes-scholarship-marshall-art-design/ John and Jeff McKenna, brothers who are owners of Hometown Sportswear, have established the Hometown Sportswear Scholarship for CCCTC through the Marshall University Foundation Inc. Thu, 01 Jan 70 00:33:37 +0000 Career Services receives Enterprise grant for student internships https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/07/14/marshall-university-career-services-receives-enterprise-grant-student-internships/ https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/07/14/marshall-university-career-services-receives-enterprise-grant-student-internships/ Marshall University Career Services recently received a $2,000 grant from the Enterprise Holdings Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Enterprise Holdings, which operates the Enterprise Rent-A-Car, National Car Rental and Alamo Rent-A-Car brands through its integrated global network of independent regional subsidiaries. Thu, 01 Jan 70 00:33:37 +0000 Elsayed recognized as July Fellow of the Month https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/07/13/elsayed-recognized-july-fellow-month/ https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/07/13/elsayed-recognized-july-fellow-month/ The Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine has selected Ahmed G. Elsayed, M.D., as the July Fellow of the Month. Thu, 01 Jan 70 00:33:37 +0000 Governor's School for the Arts wraps up https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/07/12/marshall-wrap-2017-governors-school-arts/ https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/07/12/marshall-wrap-2017-governors-school-arts/ More than 100 West Virginia students between their sophomore and junior years have been immersed in the Governor's School for the Arts at Marshall University. The audition-based school began June 25 and will end July 15. Thu, 01 Jan 70 00:33:37 +0000