Marshall University News http://www.marshall.edu/ We Are...Marshall! The official News feed of Marshall University. 2016-05-01 09:40:51 en-us Copyright 2014 Marsall University. All Rights Reserved. 20 School of Physical Therapy cloaks students during White Coat Ceremony http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2016/04/29/marshalls-school-of-physical-therapy-cloaks-students-during-white-coat-ceremony/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2016/04/29/marshalls-school-of-physical-therapy-cloaks-students-during-white-coat-ceremony/ Nearly 40 Doctor of Physical Therapy students were presented white coats during the Marshall University School of Physical Therapy’s 4th annual White Coat Ceremony, Friday, April 29, at the St. Mary’s Center for Education. 2016-04-29 20:35:39 GMT More than 1,700 to graduate May 7 http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2016/04/29/more-than-1700-to-graduate-from-marshall-university-may-7/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2016/04/29/more-than-1700-to-graduate-from-marshall-university-may-7/ More than 1,700 students will graduate from Marshall University Saturday, May 7. Most will be recognized in a pair of commencement ceremonies that day at the Big Sandy Superstore Arena in downtown Huntington. 2016-04-29 20:14:13 GMT Marshall Health expands pediatric office on Route 60 http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2016/04/29/marshall-health-expands-pediatric-office-on-route-60/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2016/04/29/marshall-health-expands-pediatric-office-on-route-60/ Marshall Pediatrics has expanded its 5170 Route 60 East office in Huntington, just off the 29th Street exit. 2016-04-29 17:37:27 GMT Alum gives Department of Communications Disorders $101,000 http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2016/04/29/alum-gives-mus-department-of-communications-disorders-101000/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2016/04/29/alum-gives-mus-department-of-communications-disorders-101000/ Dan Garrett, a 1972 alumnus of Marshall University’s Department of Communications Disorders, (far right) and wife, Jo Ann, today presented a $101,000 ceremonial check to the Marshall University Foundation, Inc., to establish a scholarship and program fund to benefit Communications Disorders. 2016-04-29 17:29:46 GMT Forensic Science Graduate Program student receives national award http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2016/04/29/marshall-university-forensic-science-graduate-program-student-receives-national-award/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2016/04/29/marshall-university-forensic-science-graduate-program-student-receives-national-award/ Marshall University Forensic Science graduate student Kelsey L. Wilkinson of Tunkhannock, Pennsylvania, is a 2016 Forensic Sciences Foundation Emerging Forensic Scientist Award winner. 2016-04-29 16:08:20 GMT 13th annual Empty Bowls raises $17,000 http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2016/04/28/13th-annual-empty-bowls-raises-17000-funds-provide-food-bank-with-127500-meal-purchasing-power/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2016/04/28/13th-annual-empty-bowls-raises-17000-funds-provide-food-bank-with-127500-meal-purchasing-power/ With $17,000 raised, Huntington’s 13th annual Empty Bowls has provided Facing Hunger Foodbank with the power to purchase 127,500 meals for those in need in the Tri-State. 2016-04-28 19:08:16 GMT Dean receives Outstanding Civil Engineering Educator of the Year for 2015 http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2016/04/28/marshalls-dean-of-cite-receives-outstanding-civil-engineering-educator-of-the-year-for-2015/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2016/04/28/marshalls-dean-of-cite-receives-outstanding-civil-engineering-educator-of-the-year-for-2015/ Dr. Wael Zatar, professor and dean of the College of Information Technology and Engineering at Marshall University, has been named recipient of the 2015 West Virginia Outstanding Civil Engineering Educator of the Year award by the West Virginia section of the American Society of Civil Engineers. 2016-04-28 19:02:25 GMT Shutdown Week at Rec Center scheduled May 9-13 http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2016/04/28/shutdown-week-at-marshall-recreation-center-scheduled-may-9-13/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2016/04/28/shutdown-week-at-marshall-recreation-center-scheduled-may-9-13/ Monday, May 9 will mark the beginning of the eighth annual Shutdown Week for the Marshall Recreation Center.  The facility will reopen on Saturday, May 14. 2016-04-28 15:58:05 GMT School of Medicine establishes new dentistry department http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2016/04/28/marshall-school-of-medicine-establishes-new-dentistry-department-dr-raj-khanna-tapped-to-lead-department/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2016/04/28/marshall-school-of-medicine-establishes-new-dentistry-department-dr-raj-khanna-tapped-to-lead-department/ Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine has created a new department of dentistry, oral and maxillofacial surgery, Joseph I. Shapiro, M.D., dean of the school of medicine, announced today. 2016-04-28 14:20:41 GMT Renewable Energy in West Virginia: Projects and Prospects subject of 2016 conference in Huntington http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2016/04/27/renewable-energy-in-west-virginia-projects-and-prospects-subject-of-2016-conference-in-huntington/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2016/04/27/renewable-energy-in-west-virginia-projects-and-prospects-subject-of-2016-conference-in-huntington/ The West Virginia Division of Energy (WVDOE) and the Center for Business and Economic Research (CBER) at Marshall University have partnered to host the “Renewable Energy in West Virginia: Projects and Prospects in 2016” conference Thursday, May 12, at the Brad D. Smith Foundation Hall in Huntington. The conference will bring together organizations and individuals with experience implementing and managing renewable energy projects in West Virginia. 2016-04-27 20:39:23 GMT