Luke Lee Listening and Learning lab to host annual Speakeasy Gala

The Luke Lee Listening and Language Lab at Marshall University will host its annual Speakeasy Gala to raise funds for children with hearing loss. This year’s gala will begin at 6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 4, at Guyan Country Club.

Ticket sales start at $75 for general admission with opportunities for a VIP experience. To purchase, visit or call 304-696-3455 before Friday, Oct. 27. The annual gala is presented by Touma Hearing Centers and sponsored by HIMG, Handley Law LLC, Joseph B. Touma, Cabell Huntington Hospital, Marshall Pediatrics and Dan and Jo Ann Garrett.

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2017 Student Orientation Schedule Released

Orientation sessions will take place June 13-16, June 20-23, and August 1-4.

Ready to register? Complete our online registration form. After completing your online reservation, you will receive a confirmation postcard in the mail with your orientation date. Additional information such as the program schedule, arrival time, where to park and what to bring can be found in our Orientation Guide. Please do not make travel plans until you receive final confirmation of your reserved date.

Have questions? Need assistance? Call the Orientation Office at 304.696.2354 during our normal working hours (Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.) or email us at We look forward to seeing you on campus soon!

2017 Nursing Recognition Ceremony, May 4

The Marshall University School of Nursing will hold their Nursing Recognition Ceremony for 118 graduates at 7 p.m. Thursday, May 4 at Christ Temple Church in Huntington.

The recognition ceremony is the culmination of nursing students’ education, said Dr. Denise Landry, chair of the Marshall School of Nursing.

“The Nursing Recognition Ceremony signifies the completion of a long journey and the beginning of a new one,” Landry said. “We take immense pride in our graduates as they have made the most important decision of their lives – to dedicate themselves fully to the care of others. We wish all our graduates the best as they move forward with their new careers.”

Eighty-one graduates will receive their bachelor of science nursing (BSN) degree; 28 will receive their master of science in nursing with a family nurse practitioner area of emphasis, four will receive their post-master’s certificate in nursing with family nurse practitioner area of emphasis; one will receive a master of science in nursing with nursing administration area of emphasis; two will receive their master of science in nursing with education area of emphasis; one will receive their master of science in nursing with psychiatric mental health nurse area of emphasis and one graduate will receive their master’s degree in nursing midwifery.

Annual Health and Wellness Fair, Sept 21

Our college will host its annual health and wellness fair on Wednesday, September 21 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. in the Memorial Student Center plaza. In the case of inclement weather, the health and wellness fair will be held inside the student center’s basement in room BE5.


This program is being held in celebration of the 2016 Presidential Investiture for Dr. Jerome Gilbert, Marshall’s 37th President.