Marshall University’s Japanese Program in the Department of Modern Languages has organized a musical celebration of Japanese culture. It will present “Masayo Ishigure and Koto 360º Recital” Friday, March 9, at Smith Recital Hall. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., and the performance begins at 7 p.m.
The Marshall University Theatre company, THEATRE ETC!, has received an anonymous grant in the amount of $20,000. The grant will improve the level of production and affordability of the company’s performances, said the company’s founder and director, John Colclough, a professor of theatre at Marshall.
The Marshall University Bookstore will have an advance celebration of the birthday of Dr. Seuss Saturday, Feb. 17, from 11 a.m. to noon at the bookstore, which is located in the Memorial Student Center on Marshall’s Huntington campus.
The second annual Marshall University Bridal and Special Event Expo is set for noon to 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 18, at the Memorial Student Center on the Huntington campus.
The Marshall University School of Music will present “Music from Theresienstadt” at 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 11, at B’nai Sholom Synagogue, 949 10th Ave. The concert will feature music composed by Holocaust victims at Theresienstadt ghetto, a Nazi concentration camp. Along with the musical performance, Professor Dr. Elizabeth Reed Smith will speak about the historic circumstances surrounding the musical compositions, and art works will be displayed as well.
For the first time, Marshall University will participate in the Great Backyard Bird Count, a worldwide citizen science project that encourages members of the public to collect data on wild birds and to display their results online.
Marshall University’s W. Page Pitt School of Journalism and Mass Communications (SOJMC) is seeking nominations for its upcoming Hall of Fame class.
The Marshall University School of Music continues its Spring 2018 series of MUsic Mondays lectures at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 19, with a presentation titled “Musical Responses to War: Benjamin Britten’s War Requiem.” MUsic Mondays lectures take place at Cellar Door, 905 3rd Ave., in downtown Huntington.
The Marshall University School of Pharmacy has scheduled its semi-annual Preview Day for noon, Saturday, March 10, at the school located adjacent to the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Huntington. Continue reading…
The Marshall Recreation Center will be holding a celebration Monday, Feb. 5, to commemorate the ninth anniversary of being open.