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Dr. David A. Dampier, associate dean for research and a professor of computer science at Marshall University, has been named interim dean of the university’s College of Engineering and Computer Sciences. Dampier replaces Dr. Wael Zatar, who has stepped down and will return to a faculty position in the college. Dr. Jaime R. Taylor, provost

Marshall University President Jerome A. Gilbert and Yeager Airport Director Nick Keller today joined federal and state officials at the airport in Charleston for the ceremonial groundbreaking for facilities to house the university’s new Bill Noe Flight School. Officials participating in the ceremony included U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin, Gov. Jim Justice, Charleston Mayor Amy Goodwin,

With the addition of Andrea M. Lauffer, M.D., Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine, Marshall Health and Cabell Huntington Hospital (CHH) continue to grow their team of experienced physicians to meet the pediatric health care needs of the Tri-State community.

In an e-mail message this afternoon, Marshall University President Jerome A. Gilbert told employees he is preparing to submit a budget reduction proposal to the university’s Board of Governors, including temporary salary cuts for some employees. Gilbert said the cost-cutting measures are necessary to balance the institution’s fiscal year 2021 budget in the face of

Marshall University students and staff were recognized with awards during the West Virginia Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (WVAND) annual meeting, which was held virtually April 23.

A two-year, $250,000 health grant from Hearst Foundations will support the development of a comprehensive system of care through the Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine and Marshall Health for pregnant and parenting women on the road to recovery.

Timely identification of newborns exposed to both opioids and gabapentin during pregnancy could mean more appropriate care for newborns experiencing withdrawal, according to researchers at Marshall University, in collaboration with Marshall Health, Cabell Huntington Hospital and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Dipali Nemade, M.D., M.Ph., a third-year neurology resident physician at the Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine, was selected for the J. Kiffin Penry Residents Epilepsy Program.

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. – Marshall University and Kindred Communications’ 93.7 the DAWG are coming together again to host a special night of the Summer Concert Series Thursday, Aug. 29, from 6 until 10 p.m. at Pullman Square in downtown Huntington.

Marshall University will not be allowed to use Hurricane High School during the teachers’ strike because there will be no service personnel available to open the school.  Instructors will e-mail their students with assignments and Blackboard information so that students can continue with their coursework.