Marshall Research & Economic Development in the News Archive – July 2011-June 2012

MU forensic science researcher presents his research [Herald-Dispatch:  June 24, 2012]

Maier Clinical Professorship [HerdVideo/YouTube: June 20, 2012] – video available

New MU engineering building to be named for Weisbergs [State Journal:  June 19, 2012]

Where the Wind Blows:  Wind Analysis May Lead to New Energy from Former Surface Mines [WV Executive:  Spring 2012]

New forensic method could help police solve crimes [  June 6, 2012]

Marshall hosts robotics camp for kids [WOWK-TV:  June 5, 2012] – video available

UHS & Marshall Partnering On Solar Project [MetroNews:  June 4, 2012]

Hackers pose large threat to companies on Net [WV Public Radio:  May 31, 2012] – audio available

Manufacturing partnership — Innovate WV plan a plus [Bluefield Daily Telegraph:  May 30, 2012]

W.Va. businesses honored for innovative products [Herald-Dispatch:  May 24, 2012] – Photo Gallery

Five businesses selected as Innovate WV companies [WV Public Radio:  May 23, 2012] – audio available

Marshall University: INNOVATE West Virginia [HerdVideo/YouTube:  May 23, 2012] – video available

Biology prof receives grant to restore WV’s natural history collection [WV Public Radio:  May 21, 2012] – audio available

Vision Shared launches entrepreneurship effort [State Journal:  May 15, 2012]

Grant to Save State’s Primary Natural History Collection [HerdVideo/YouTube:  May 15, 2012] – video available

SURE program starts for the summer [WV Public Radio:  May 15, 2012] – audio available

Marshall hosts bridge designer competition [Herald-Dispatch:  May 12, 2012]

$9.8 million coming to U-M for type 2 diabetes project [Ann  May 9, 2012]

DoD basic research discovers new spectroscopic signatures from the ‘Stuff of Life’ [  May 8, 2012]

WV Inventor’s Toolkit:  High-Tech R&D [WV Edge:  Issue 1, 2012]

Engineering student receives scholarship [The Parthenon:  April 25, 2012]

Marshall Engineering Students Grab Attention of Other Schools [HerdVideo/YouTube:  April 24, 2012] – video available

Engineering students earn high marks at competition [Herald-Dispatch:  April 23, 2012]

Rockefeller applauds federal research investment in West Virginia [State Journal:  April 21, 2012]

Dr. Mike Norton featured on cover of spring Neuron [West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission:  April 18, 2012]

State climatologist observes climate change in West Virginia [WV Public Radio:  April 16, 2012] – audio available

Marshall Forensic Science Center lends hand to New Orleans Police [State Journal:  April 11, 2012]

New Orleans Rape Kits Tested at MU Forensic Science Center [WSAZ-TV:  April 10, 2012] – video available

Marshall University: New Orleans Police Department Assault Kit Project  [HerdVideo/YouTube:  April 10, 2012] – video available

Professor awarded grant to help improve spacecraft thrusters [The Parthenon:  April 6, 2012]

Digital forensics first to be accredited [Herald-Dispatch:  April 4, 2012]

Marshall University: Forensic Accreditation [HerdVideo/YouTube:  April 3, 2012] – video available

New study may aid treatment of cancer [WV Public Radio:  April 2, 2012] – audio available

Multimodal Transportation and Infrastructure Consortium [HerdVideo/YouTube:  March 23, 2012] – video available

Transportation research group has first meeting Friday [State Journal:  March 21, 2012]

Marshall med school hosts research day [WV Public Radio:  March 21, 2012] – audio available

Health guru preaches personal responsibility [Charleston Gazette:  March 12, 2012]

High Technology [Marshall Magazine:  Winter 2012]

Charlotte Weber: Advanced manufacturing services help W.Va. [Charleston Daily Mail:  March 9, 2012]

Grants help ideas come to life [Charleston Daily Mail:  March 8, 2012]

Marshall University:  Engineering Career Day [HerdVideo/YouTube:  Feb. 23, 2012] – video available

Scientist receives $60K to study cancer [WV Public Radio:  Feb. 21, 2012] – audio available

Bioengineering company bringing ideas to Huntington [Herald-Dispatch:  Feb. 18, 2012]

McDowell students prepare to study renewable energy [WV Public Radio:  Feb. 17, 2012] – audio available

Marshall students help develop flight simulator [WV Public Radio:  Feb. 15, 2012] – audio available

Marshall students create app, hope to make students more responsible [WV Public Radio:  Feb. 2, 2012] – audio available

Marshall student co-authors journal article about newly identified species of ancient crocodile [University of Missouri:  Jan. 31, 2012]

Two engineering students published in journal [The Parthenon:  Jan. 31, 2012]

MU, WVU officials, businesses gather for Bioscience Summit [Herald-Dispatch:  Jan. 29, 2012]

Officials recognize more than $300,000 in state-funded research grants [News release:  Jan. 26, 2012]

Bioscience industry highlights role in West Virginia [State Journal:  Jan. 26, 2012]

Rahall Congratulates Fulbright Award Recipient [News release:  Jan. 24, 2012]

New program to help pregnant women with addiction [WV Public Radio:  Jan. 18, 2012] – audio available

New partnership hopes to create more high-tech manufacturing jobs [State Journal:  Jan. 16, 2012]

MU student working to find treatment for diabetic retinopathy [WOWK-TV:  Jan. 13, 2012]

$3.5 Million Awarded for Marshall University Transportation Consortium [News release:  Jan. 12, 2012]

Marshall forensics program focuses on digital devices [Charleston Daily Mail:  Jan. 11, 2012]

Coalfield School Getting Solar Power System [State Journal:  Jan. 10, 2012]

Marshall’s new course shows much promise:  Computer forensics graduates can help society and themselves [Charleston Daily Mail:  Jan. 4, 2012]

Marshall program rides a surging wave of digital evidence [Sunday Gazette-Mail:  Jan. 2, 2012]

Mount View solar energy project first of its kind [Bluefield Daily Telegraph:  Dec. 19, 2011]

Marshall professor writes digital forensics book [West Virginia Record:  Dec. 16, 2011]

High school students do research at Marshall [WV Public Radio:  Dec. 12, 2011] – audio available

MU class pitches in on flooding problem [Herald-Dispatch:  Dec. 9, 2011]

Fairland seniors take honors for research work [Ironton Tribune:  Dec. 8, 2011]

Marshall forensics director Fenger testifies before U.S. Senate committee [U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation:  Dec. 7, 2011] – video available

Marshall professors attend supercomputing conference [The Parthenon:  Nov. 29, 2011]

Marshall, Concord working to bring jobs to SWV [WV Public Radio:  Nov. 17, 2011] – audio available

Marshall Study: Efficiency Additive Linked to Liver Damage [State Journal:  Nov. 17, 2011]

Nanotechnology leading innovation in health care and manufacturing [Herald-Dispatch:  Nov. 17, 2011]

Marshall, RCBI, NASA to Explore Nanotechnology in Huntington [News release:  Nov. 12, 2011]

Virtual Mine Safety Academy receives new grant [WV Public Radio:  Nov. 11, 2011] – audio available

Driving Innovation and Economic Growth in West Virginia and Virginia [U.S. Department of Commerce:  Nov. 9, 2011]

Marshall physics prof receives NASA award [WV Public Radio:  Nov. 9, 2011]

Senators: Biometrics Industry Key to State’s Economic Future [State Journal:  Nov. 3, 2011]

Marshall Researcher: Wind Costs, Efficiency Bigger Hurdle Than Reliability [State Journal:  Nov. 2, 2011]

US Labor Department’s MSHA awards $1 million in Brookwood-Sago Mine Safety Grants [News release:  Sept. 29, 2011]

Rahall announces funding for university-based business center [News release:  Sept. 19, 2011]

Student awarded SMART scholarship [The Parthenon:  Sept. 15, 2011]

Marshall to use Bristol-Myers Squibb donation in diabetes effort [WV Public Radio:  Sept. 14, 2011] – audio available

MU’s Bucks for Brains gets a boost [Herald-Dispatch:  Sept. 13, 2011]

Breast cancer risk drops when diet includes walnuts, Marshall researchers find [HerdVideo/YouTube:  Sept. 2. 2011] – video available

RCBI receives $6.8 million in federal defense funding [News release:  Aug. 17, 2011]

‘Bucks for Brains’ program gains momentum [Charleston Daily Mail:  Aug. 15, 2011]

Recent news items featuring MU paleontologist Dr. F. Robin O’Keefe and his “pregnant plesiosaur” research [Various sources:  Aug. 12, 2011] – audio and video available

MU’s summer research program ends with reception [Herald-Dispatch:  Aug. 9, 2011]

Marshall forensics center helps Huntington solve crime [WV Public Radio:  July 29, 2011] – audio available

Biomedical Symposium Begins at Marshall University [WOWK-TV:  July 28, 2011] – video available

Marshall scientist to present work at conference [WV Public Radio:  July 26, 2011] – audio available

Marshall makes Internet2 available in West Virginia [WV Public Radio:  July 13, 2011] – audio available

Mountain State Science:  Early Education STEM Center at Marshall [WV Public Broadcasting:  July 1, 2011] – video available, audio available