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New Early Assurance programs give undergraduate students a jump on medical, pharmacy or physical therapy school
Applying to medical, pharmacy or physical therapy school can be time consuming and stressful. Students have to prepare and submit multiple documents — while at the same time staying on top of their undergraduate coursework. For Marshall University students committed to a career in one of these health professions, the process can now be substantially smoother thanks to three new “Early Assurance” programs.
Virtual Herd Holiday underway
December 1, 2020 · Featured, News Release
Marshall University invites the community to a Herd Holiday throughout the month of December. The event, which is usually hosted at Marshall University’s Memorial Student Center, will be hosted virtually via Marshall’s website this year.
Tricia Ball graduates as inaugural fellow of Appalachian Regional Commission’s Appalachian Leadership Institute
November 30, 2020 · Featured, iCenter, News Release
On Nov. 18, Tricia Ball, interim associate director of the Marshall University Brad D. Smith Business Incubator and associate director of the Lewis College of Business Center for Entrepreneurship and Business Innovation (iCenter), was one of 40 fellows who graduated in the inaugural class of the Appalachian Leadership Institute, a leadership and economic development program sponsored by the Appalachian Regional Commission.
Premiere of Dolly Parton’s ‘The Library that Dolly Built’ to include live performance, conversation Dec. 9
The West Virginia Imagination Library program (supported by the West Virginia Department of Education and Marshall University’s June Harless Center) and the Dollywood Foundation will present a free, one-night-only livestreaming world premiere event for The Library That Dolly Built, a behind-the-scenes look at Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library, Wednesday, Dec. 9 at 7 p.m. EST.
Scholarship established for first-generation college students
November 25, 2020 · Featured, Marshall Rises, News Release
Pete and Barbara Chiericozzi have recently established the Chiericozzi-Bruce Scholarship at Marshall University to support full-time undergraduate students.
Ohio Valley Bank recognized for level of lifetime giving
November 23, 2020 · Featured, News Release
Ohio Valley Bank is one of 13 new members welcomed into the Marshall University Foundation Inc.’s President’s Circle Society this fall.
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