Marshall University News http://www.marshall.edu/ We Are...Marshall! The official News feed of Marshall University. 2017-03-29 20:49:49 en-us Copyright 2014 Marsall University. All Rights Reserved. 20 Ninth annual Brain Expo to be held Friday http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/03/29/marshall-university-host-ninth-annual-brain-expo-friday/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/03/29/marshall-university-host-ninth-annual-brain-expo-friday/ More than 700 elementary school children from West Virginia and Kentucky will visit Marshall University’s Memorial Student Center from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Friday, March 31, to learn about the brain and nervous system through activities and games. 2017-03-29 18:44:45 GMT Lecture series aims to fight substance abuse with education, collaboration http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/03/29/lecture-series-aims-fight-substance-abuse-education-collaboration/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/03/29/lecture-series-aims-fight-substance-abuse-education-collaboration/ Marshall University tomorrow will kick off a three-part lectures series designed to educate the public on substance use and misuse, and on the importance of focusing on collaborative solutions. 2017-03-29 11:53:39 GMT National celebration of Biomechanics Day to be held April 6 http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/03/27/marshall-host-celebration-national-biomechanics-day-april-6/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/03/27/marshall-host-celebration-national-biomechanics-day-april-6/ Marshall University’s School of Kinesiology will host a daylong celebration for National Biomechanics Day on Thursday, April 6, on the university’s Huntington campus. 2017-03-27 20:12:48 GMT University marks 29th Annual Health Sciences Research Day http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/03/27/marshall-university-marks-29th-annual-health-sciences-research-day/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/03/27/marshall-university-marks-29th-annual-health-sciences-research-day/ More than 125 oral and poster research presentations were showcased Thursday and Friday at the 29th Annual Health Sciences Research Day at the Marshall University Medical Center. 2017-03-27 19:28:48 GMT 10th annual fundraiser set for children with communication and swallowing disorders http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/03/27/marshall-university-hold-10th-annual-fundraiser-children-communication-swallowing-disorders/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/03/27/marshall-university-hold-10th-annual-fundraiser-children-communication-swallowing-disorders/ Bubby Cobb was born a perfectly healthy baby boy. However, the course of Bubby’s life changed forever when he turned seven months old and was diagnosed with a Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) from being violently shaken by a family member. Now at eight years old and under the supervision of his grandmother, Bubby has made tremendous progress since coming to the Marshall University Speech and Hearing Center. 2017-03-27 13:50:55 GMT ‘Body Mapping’ to be topic of free, two-day artists' workshop http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/03/27/body-mapping-topic-free-two-day-artists-workshop/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/03/27/body-mapping-topic-free-two-day-artists-workshop/ David Nesmith will visit Marshall University as a Joan C. Edwards Distinguished Professor in the Arts for a two-day residency on “Body Mapping: What Every Artist Needs to Know About the Body.” 2017-03-27 12:44:14 GMT Medical resident to receive national research award for pediatrics work http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/03/23/marshall-medical-resident-receive-national-research-award-pediatrics-work/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/03/23/marshall-medical-resident-receive-national-research-award-pediatrics-work/ Rebecca “Becca” Hayes, M.D., a third-year internal medicine/pediatrics resident at the Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine, has been selected to receive a Society for Pediatric Research House Officer Research Award for her work on developing a validated measure for assessing fitness in young children. 2017-03-23 14:36:30 GMT Marshall Day at the Capitol to take place next Thursday http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/03/23/marshall-day-capitol-take-place-next-thursday/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/03/23/marshall-day-capitol-take-place-next-thursday/ Kelly green will be in evidence at the West Virginia State Capitol Thursday, March 30, as the university celebrates the annual Marshall Day at the Capitol. 2017-03-23 13:19:26 GMT Alum wins prestigious NASA award, credits university’s digital forensics program for his success http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/03/21/marshall-alum-wins-prestigious-nasa-award-credits-universitys-digital-forensics-program-success/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/03/21/marshall-alum-wins-prestigious-nasa-award-credits-universitys-digital-forensics-program-success/ Marshall alumnus Brad Roeher has received the Excellence in Values Award for his work with the NASA Independent Verification and Validation Program (IV&V) Secure Coding Portal. 2017-03-21 17:51:32 GMT University presidents underscore higher education as an investment in West Virginia’s future http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/03/21/university-presidents-underscore-higher-education-investment-west-virginias-future/ http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/03/21/university-presidents-underscore-higher-education-investment-west-virginias-future/

The presidents of West Virginia’s largest state-supported universities came together today to call on state legislators to take further cuts to higher education out of the mix when trying to balance the state’s budget.

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