The Putnam County Rotary Club and Marshall Health are teaming up to offer a variety of health screenings at a reduced rate from 8 to 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 4, at the First State Bank Community Room, 3754 Teays Valley Road in Hurricane.
In a ceremony yesterday on the South Charleston campus of BridgeValley Community and Technical College, Marshall University and BridgeValley signed agreements that the institutions will cooperate to offer two bachelor’s degrees.
Some of the most academically advanced minority high school juniors and seniors in West Virginia and nearby Ohio and Kentucky metro high schools will converge at Marshall University this weekend, Oct. 27 through 28, for the Annual Intercultural Student Scholars Weekend.
The 54th annual International Festival, sponsored by the Office of International Student Services, returns to Marshall University from 4 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 4, at Memorial Student Center on the Huntington campus.
The A.E. Stringer Visiting Writers Series will celebrate the new, published works of three of Marshall University’s emeritus faculty, Dr. Edwina Pendarvis, Dr. Mary B. Moore and Art E. Stringer. They will demonstrate how productivity doesn’t have to stop after retirement.
Marshall University’s new “Adventures in the Wild” program will prepare its students to survive in the wilderness and also provide students with leadership skills. These students will learn how to function in the back country, primarily within West Virginia, according to Chad Steen, outdoor pursuits coordinator for the Marshall Recreation Center.
Neil Johnson has been blessed with the ability to hear through the cutting-edge science of a cochlear implant. Now, he has decided to pay it forward and raise funds for The Luke Lee Listening and Language Lab, also known as “The L,” which is the first preschool program in West Virginia providing listening and spoken language instruction for children with hearing loss.
Last year, over 300 universities across the U.S. organized events to celebrate Food Day and for the fourth year, Marshall University will continue to join the movement. Food Day, a nationwide celebration of healthful and affordable foods, advocates for better food policies on a local, state and federal level.
Mohammed Megri, M.D., has been selected as the October Resident of the Month at the Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine announced Paulette S. Wehner, M.D., vice dean for graduate medical education.
A recent $10,000 grant from The Huntington Clinical Foundation is taking hands-on training to the next level at the Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine.