College of Liberal Arts News Archive

Marshall University will host Clare Tuffy, the esteemed steward of Brú na Bóinne, a UNESCO World Heritage site in Ireland. Tuffy’s decades-long commitment to preserving cultural heritage and sustainable practices has garnered international acclaim. Event Details: Date: Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2024 Time: 1:30 p.m. Location: Drinko Library, Room 402 Brú na Bóinne, situated on the

Marshall University’s A.E. Stringer Visiting Writers Series will welcome award-winning poet Cyrus Cassells at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 15, in the Drinko Library Atrium. Cassells is the author of nine volumes, most recently, “Is There Room for Another Horse on Your Horse Ranch?” Upcoming works scheduled for 2025 and 2026 include, “Everything in Life is

Marshall University’s Amicus Curiae Lecture Series on Constitutional Democracy will feature Judge Richard Gergel presenting on “The Blinding of Sgt. Isaac Woodard and the Igniting of the Modern Civil Rights Movement.” The event, which is free and open to the public, is set for 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 22, at the Brad D. Smith Foundation

Marshall University’s A.E. Stringer Visiting Writers Series will present a reading with authors Carter Taylor Seaton and Marshall English professor Dr. Rachael Peckham at 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 29, in the Shawkey room, in the Memorial Student Center. It is free and open to all, and will also be available via livestream at or

Marshall University’s Amicus Curiae Lecture Series on Constitutional Democracy will feature Philip Shenon, author of the award-winning book, A Cruel and Shocking Act: The Secret History of the Kennedy Assassination.

The A.E. Stringer Visiting Writers Series continues this fall with Joy Castro on Thursday, Nov. 2, in the Drinko Library Atrium on Marshall University’s Huntington campus. In celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, Marshall’s Department of English, College of Liberal Arts, Honors College and University Libraries present the award-winning author of Flight Risk.

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. – Award-winning podcaster Trey Kay is bringing his program Us & Them to Marshall University’s campus for a deep discussion about diminished trust in science. “Diminished Trust: How Do We Restore Faith in Science?” is scheduled for 4 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 19, in Marshall University’s Drinko Library Atrium. Kay will talk with Dr.

Graduate Humanities Professor Dr. Luke Eric Lassiter (pictured left) will be receiving an honorary doctorate from the University of Malmo in Sweden this fall. Lassiter will receive the recognition for collaborative work with his wife, Dr. Elizabeth Campbell (pictured right), formerly an associate professor of education at Marshall University and now an associate professor at

Researchers at Marshall University are seeking participants aged 55 or older for the 2024 (February-April) series of their health study designed to examine the impact of visual art activities on the well-being of aging adults.

559 words (2 mins) Federal grant to graduate psychology program will provide mental health care to the underserved throughout the region. What you need to know: Graduate Psychology program to receive $478,968 to help with mental health care. The grant is the 5th installment in a set of federal funding for the program. The program