Timely identification of newborns exposed to both opioids and gabapentin during pregnancy could mean more appropriate care for newborns experiencing withdrawal, according to researchers at Marshall University, in collaboration with Marshall Health, Cabell Huntington Hospital and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
On Nov. 14, 1970, Dr. Matthew M. Ralsten III lost both parents when Southern Airways Flight 932 crashed with 75 Thundering Herd teammates, coaches, staff, supporters and flight crew members on board. At noon this Thursday, he will take the stage as keynote speaker for the 49th Memorial Fountain Ceremony on Marshall’s Huntington campus.
The Marshall University School of Music will present a Marshall Symphonic Band concert, "The Places You’ll Go," conducted by Jesse Stevens, assistant director of bands. The concert will be at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 21, in Smith Recital Hall and will feature works by Robert Sheldon, Samuel R. Hazo, Rossano Galante and Frank Ticheli.
Marshall University Libraries is accepting entries for their annual art exhibition. Titled "Reframing Appalachia: Images, Stories and Dreams for the Future," the exhibition plays off of the library’s recent display of Roger May’s traveling exhibit "Looking at Appalachia."
Marshall University School of Music faculty members Dr. Carline Waugh and Dr. Johan Botes will present "Many Moods in Song: A Celebration of Life through Music," at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 14, at Smith Recital Hall.
Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine is initiating a new clinical trial to evaluate the efficacy and safety of using biologic augmentation during anterior cruciate ligament, or ACL, reconstruction surgery.
Marshall University’s Amicus Curiae Lecture Series continues at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 12, at Brad D. Smith Foundation Hall with a lecture by David J. Barron, judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit. His lecture is titled "Waging War: When Congress and the Commander in Chief Clash," and the event is free and open to the public.
The Marshall University Foundation held its ninth annual Donor Recognition Celebration event Friday, Oct. 11, at the Brad D. Smith Foundation Hall on Marshall’s Huntington campus.
The 56th annual International Festival, sponsored by the Office of International Student Services, returns to Marshall University from 4 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 9, in the Memorial Student Center on the Huntington campus. The event will take place on the second floor due to ongoing building renovations. Guests needing elevator access should use the 5th Avenue entrance for the event.
Marshall University will host a NASA astronaut and a NASA solar systems ambassador Nov. 7-8 to speak as part of the 2019 meeting of the Appalachian American Association of Physics Teachers (A-AAPT 2019), which goes on Thursday-Saturday, Nov. 7-9, on the Huntington campus.