Marshall University News http://www.marshall.edu/ We Are...Marshall! The official News feed of Marshall University. Tue, 20 Feb 2018 12:37:23 EST en-us Copyright 2014 Marsall University. All Rights Reserved. 20 Register now for 2018 New Student Orientation sessions http://www.marshall.edu/recruitment/orientation/ http://www.marshall.edu/recruitment/orientation/ Fri, 03 Nov 2017 15:10:53 EDT Students and staff help in liberation of child trafficking victims https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2018/02/19/marshall-students-staff-help-liberation-child-trafficking-victims/ https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2018/02/19/marshall-students-staff-help-liberation-child-trafficking-victims/ A group of Marshall University's Digital Forensics and Information Assurance students, faculty, and staff have assisted in the liberation of nearly 40 child trafficking victims and the arrest of 10 suspected traffickers. They did so through a partnership with the nonprofit group Operation Underground Railroad (O.U.R.). The effort took place in recent months and involved sex trafficking in Latin America, the Caribbean and Southeast Asia. Mon, 19 Feb 2018 15:43:13 EST Classes at Hurricane High School to be relocated during work stoppage Thursday https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2018/02/19/classes-hurricane-high-school-relocated-work-stoppage-thursday/ https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2018/02/19/classes-hurricane-high-school-relocated-work-stoppage-thursday/ Mon, 19 Feb 2018 15:06:59 EST Business students finish strong in Peoples Bank Competition https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2018/02/19/marshall-business-students-finish-strong-peoples-bank-competition/ https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2018/02/19/marshall-business-students-finish-strong-peoples-bank-competition/ Mon, 19 Feb 2018 13:35:01 EST Foundation establishes Larry and Toby Ann Nitardy Scholarship https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2018/02/19/marshall-university-foundation-establishes-larry-toby-ann-nitardy-scholarship/ https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2018/02/19/marshall-university-foundation-establishes-larry-toby-ann-nitardy-scholarship/ The Marshall University Foundation Inc. has established the Larry and Toby Ann Nitardy Scholarship to benefit full-time students from Kentucky, Ohio and West Virginia who are enrolled in the university's H.E.L.P. (Higher Education for Learning Problems) program. Mon, 19 Feb 2018 11:04:33 EST National speakers scheduled for 2017-18 Speaker Broadcast Series https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2018/02/19/national-speakers-scheduled-2017-18-speaker-broadcast-series-marshall/ https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2018/02/19/national-speakers-scheduled-2017-18-speaker-broadcast-series-marshall/ Marshall University's chapter of the National Society of Leadership and Success will host broadcasts by two speakers for the national organization's 2017-18 Speaker Broadcast Series Feb. 27 and March 13. Mon, 19 Feb 2018 10:33:40 EST Satellite libraries to close early for Librarian of Congress visit Feb. 21 https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2018/02/16/satellite-libraries-close-early-librarian-congress-visit-feb-21/ https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2018/02/16/satellite-libraries-close-early-librarian-congress-visit-feb-21/ Marshall University satellite libraries will be operating on modified schedules Wednesday, Feb. 21, in order for library faculty and staff to attend the presentation of the 14th Librarian of Congress, Dr. Carla Hayden, on the Huntington campus. Fri, 16 Feb 2018 17:03:19 EST 49th annual Winter Jazz Festival to take place next week https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2018/02/16/49th-annual-winter-jazz-festival-take-place-next-week/ https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2018/02/16/49th-annual-winter-jazz-festival-take-place-next-week/ Marshall University's 49th annual Winter Jazz Festival will take place beginning Thursday, Feb. 22, and continue through Saturday, Feb. 24, in Smith Recital Hall on Marshall's Huntington campus. Special guest artists will include pianist Bob Thompson and jazz bassist Tom Hildreth. Fri, 16 Feb 2018 16:42:19 EST School of Medicine receives multi-million dollar grant to research obesity and related diseases https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2018/02/16/marshall-school-medicine-receives-multi-million-dollar-grant-research-obesity-related-diseases/ https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2018/02/16/marshall-school-medicine-receives-multi-million-dollar-grant-research-obesity-related-diseases/ Uma Sundaram, M.D., vice dean for research at the Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine and a board-certified gastroenterologist, has been awarded a five-year, $10.78 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to investigate obesity and obesity-related conditions. Fri, 16 Feb 2018 09:41:27 EST Amicus Curiae Lecture Series to explore the impact of Title IX in upcoming event https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2018/02/16/marshalls-amicus-curiae-lecture-series-explore-impact-title-ix-upcoming-event/ https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2018/02/16/marshalls-amicus-curiae-lecture-series-explore-impact-title-ix-upcoming-event/ Fri, 16 Feb 2018 09:37:52 EST