The Newsletter for Marshall University                                     July 10, 2019

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Marshall hosting annual summer health science institute for West Virginia ninth graders

Marshall has welcomed 65 rising ninth-grade students from around the entire state of West Virginia this week for its annual Health Science and Technology Academy (HSTA) Summer Institute, “Fun with Science.” The institute began Sunday and will continue through Friday, July 13, on Marshall’s Huntington campus. HSTA is a partnership among numerous units of West Virginia University, Marshall University, West …

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Marshall community mourns benefactor Chris Cline

The Marshall community is mourning the death of Marshall supporter and donor Chris Cline, who was killed in a helicopter crash July 4. “The entire Marshall community is in disbelief and shock over the sad news of this tragic accident that took the life of a prominent Son of Marshall and so many others,”  President Gilbert said. “Our hearts are …

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New Direct Deposit forms now available through myMU

Effective immediately, any employee who is making a change or starting a payroll direct deposit will need to access the appropriate direct deposit form, either Setup or Change, using his or her myMU credentials. Please follow the steps below to print the correct form: Log into MyMu; Select Employees from menu at top left; Select Payroll Services, under Employee Self-Service …

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Torres selected as July Resident of the Month for Marshall School of Medicine

LeeAnne Torres, M.D., has been named Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine’s Resident of the Month for July, announced Paulette S. Wehner, M.D., vice dean for graduate medical education at the school. “Orthopaedics is among the most competitive residency positions to obtain in the United States,” Wehner said. “With only 14.7% of the orthopaedic residents throughout the United …

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Marshall Dentistry offers teeth whitening discount for employees

Marshall Dentistry and Oral Surgery is offering 30% off its in-chair whitening services for Marshall Health, Marshall University and Cabell Huntington Hospital employees now through Aug. 31, 2019. Tooth discoloration or staining can be caused by food and drink, bad habits, medications, genetics, advancing age and/or trauma. Professional whitening is a fast, easy way to enhance your smile. Our dental team …

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Athletic training students present research at national convention

Students from Marshall University contributed their research on a national level at the National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA) Clinical Symposia and AT Expo held June 24-27 in Las Vegas, Nevada. NATA, the professional membership association for certified athletic trainers, welcomed students from the university’s athletic training programs to give presentations to conference attendees. The students’ presentations covered a wide range …

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The next regular issue of We Are...Marshall will be distributed July 17, 2019. Please send items for consideration to WAMnewsletter@marshall.edu by 5 p.m. Monday, July 15, 2019.

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