Featured News Archive

Marshall University Foundation holds contest for School of Art and Design
November 23, 2020 · Featured, Marshall Rises, News Release
The Marshall University Foundation Inc., hosted its first holiday card design competition in conjunction with Marshall University’s School of Art and Design.
Virtual presentation to feature U.S. Surgeon General Jerome Adams
The Dr. Carter G. Woodson Lyceum at Marshall University will host a virtual presentation by U.S. Surgeon General Jerome M. Adams from 1 to 3 p.m. Friday, Dec. 4. The presentation is open to all and can be seen at https://tinyurl.com/y48dkmdo.
Voice major students win in the Tri-State NATS Chapter virtual student audition
This year, Marshall University and the Indiana University of Pennsylvania virtually hosted the Tri-State NATS (National Association of Teachers of Singing) Student Audition Nov. 14.. Although there were many difficulties due to the pandemic situation, voice major students from Dr. Alexander Lee and Dr. Carline Waugh's studio prepared for this competition safely by having virtual voice lessons.
Psychology Clinic to host support group for those feeling the mental effects of life during a pandemic
The Marshall University Psychology Clinic will host a weekly virtual support group focused on the impact of COVID-19. It will be from 5-6 p.m. Thursdays, beginning on Nov. 19 and continuing for eight weeks.
Autism Training Center to host online fundraising gala Dec. 5
From 7  to 8:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 5, the West Virginia Autism Training Center at Marshall University will host an online gala event that is designed to inform and entertain participants about the good work of the center, while also raising funds to support their mission.
Marshall Health coordinating free, confidential HIV testing on World AIDS Day, Dec. 1
November 16, 2020 · Featured, News Release
Marshall Health, in collaboration with the Cabell-Huntington Health Department and the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (WV DHHR), will offer free and confidential HIV testing Tuesday, Dec. 1, from 2 to 6 p.m. at the health department at 703 7th Ave. in Huntington.
AEP Foundation awards $50K grant to Huntington Scottish Rite Foundation in support of Department of Communication Disorders
The American Electric Power (AEP) Foundation has awarded $50,000 to the Huntington Scottish Rite Foundation in support of Marshall University’s Department of Communication Disorders and its Speech and Hearing Center.
Dennison and Meadows named iCenter’s first entrepreneurs in residence
The Marshall University Center for Entrepreneurship and Business Innovation (iCenter), part of the Lewis College of Business, has announced Brandon Dennison and Collin Meadows as its inaugural cohort of entrepreneurs in residence (EIRs).
Local historian honored by Drinko Academy
November 6, 2020 · Featured, News Release
A self-taught historian and archivist who has chronicled decades of the history of Wayne County, West Virginia, has been honored by the Drinko Academy at Marshall University with the John Deaver Drinko Academy 2020 Community Service Award.
Professor publishes chapter in new book, ‘Sport and the Pandemic’
November 5, 2020 · COVID-19, Featured, News Release
The new book “Sport and the Pandemic” contains a chapter from Marshall University’s director of sport tourism and hospitality management program, Dr. Jennifer Mak.