Marshall University News http://www.marshall.edu/ We Are...Marshall! The official News feed of Marshall University. 2017-04-24 09:19:34 en-us Copyright 2014 Marsall University. All Rights Reserved. 20 School of Physical Therapy invites community to White Coat Ceremony http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/04/21/marshalls-school-physical-therapy-invites-community-white-coat-ceremony/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/04/21/marshalls-school-physical-therapy-invites-community-white-coat-ceremony/ The Marshall University School of Physical Therapy will hold its 5th annual White Coat Ceremony and Presentation Day at 2:30 p.m. Friday, April 28, at the St. Mary’s Center for Education. The White Coat Ceremony is a rite of passage that marks the student’s transition into a clinical environment, according to Program Director Dr. Scott Davis. 2017-04-21 19:23:43 GMT Choral Union and Lincoln Brass to perform free concert http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/04/20/marshall-choral-union-lincoln-brass-perform-free-concert/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/04/20/marshall-choral-union-lincoln-brass-perform-free-concert/ Marshall University’s Choral Union will be joined by the area’s longest-running brass quintet, Lincoln Brass, for “Joy and Woe,” a free concert on Sunday, April 30, in Smith Recital Hall on the university’s Huntington campus. 2017-04-20 17:13:38 GMT Statement from President Gilbert regarding Huntington winning grand prize in the America’s Best Communities competition http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/04/20/statement-president-gilbert-regarding-huntington-winning-grand-prize-americas-best-communities-competition/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/04/20/statement-president-gilbert-regarding-huntington-winning-grand-prize-americas-best-communities-competition/ Marshall University President Jerome A. Gilbert this morning released the following statement regarding Huntington winning the grand prize in the America’s Best Communities competition: “On behalf of the Marshall University family, congratulations to the City of Huntington and Mayor Steve Williams for the outstanding news last night that our city won first place and $3 million in the America’s Best Communities competition. 2017-04-20 16:41:47 GMT MSW program achieves candidacy toward full accreditation http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/04/19/marshalls-msw-program-achieves-candidacy-toward-full-accreditation/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/04/19/marshalls-msw-program-achieves-candidacy-toward-full-accreditation/ Marshall University’s Master of Social Work (M.S.W.) program has achieved candidacy status toward full accreditation from the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE). 2017-04-19 18:30:08 GMT Mathematics student wins national research award http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/04/19/marshall-mathematics-student-wins-national-research-award/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/04/19/marshall-mathematics-student-wins-national-research-award/ Jennifer Niemann, an undergraduate student in the Marshall University Department of Mathematics, has received a national research award sponsored by the American Statistical Association (ASA) and the Consortium for the Advancement of Undergraduate Statistics Education (CAUSE). 2017-04-19 18:27:01 GMT Award winners, retirees to be recognized in general faculty meeting http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/04/19/award-winners-retirees-recognized-general-faculty-meeting/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/04/19/award-winners-retirees-recognized-general-faculty-meeting/ Awards of distinction will be presented and retiring faculty recognized during Marshall University’s spring general faculty meeting Monday, April 24, in the Don Morris Room in the Memorial Student Center on the Huntington campus. 2017-04-19 13:44:26 GMT Marshall partners with Senator Joe Manchin on Huntington job fair http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/04/18/marshall-partners-senator-joe-manchin-huntington-job-fair/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/04/18/marshall-partners-senator-joe-manchin-huntington-job-fair/ Marshall University is partnering with U.S. Senator Joe Manchin and others to offer a job and resource fair this Friday, April 21, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Big Sandy Superstore Arena in Huntington. 2017-04-18 16:12:43 GMT Blough named Hedrick Award winner http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/04/18/blough-named-hedrick-award-winner-marshall/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/04/18/blough-named-hedrick-award-winner-marshall/

Dr. Eric R. Blough, professor of pharmaceutical sciences and research at Marshall University, has been selected as the university’s Dr. Charles E. Hedrick Outstanding Faculty Award winner for 2016-2017.

2017-04-18 14:46:41 GMT School of Medicine student selected for national position with LCME http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/04/18/marshall-school-medicine-student-selected-national-position-lcme/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/04/18/marshall-school-medicine-student-selected-national-position-lcme/ Raj Singh, a third-year medical student at the Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine, has been selected through a rigorous application process to serve as one of two students on the Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME), the accrediting body for medical schools in the United States and Canada. 2017-04-18 14:36:13 GMT New Drinko Fellow named http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/04/18/marshall-names-new-drinko-fellow-coming-year/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/04/18/marshall-names-new-drinko-fellow-coming-year/ Dr. Rachael S. Peckham, associate professor of English, has been selected as the 2017-2019 Distinguished John Deaver Drinko Academy Fellow at Marshall University, according to  Dr. Alan Gould, executive director of the academy. The announcement of her appointment was made at the annual Drinko Fellows dinner April 1. 2017-04-18 14:33:12 GMT