Fiction writer to read from his newest book Feb. 16

Fiction writer Tom Noyes will read from his newest book, Come by Here: A Novella and Stories, on Marshall University’s Huntington campus Tuesday, Feb. 16. The reading will take place at 8 p.m. in room BE4 of the Memorial Student Center as part of the A.E. Stringer Visiting Writers Series.

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Schools of medicine and pharmacy receive $100,000 gift

The Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine and the Marshall University School of Pharmacy are recipients of a $100,000 gift from Jerry and Margaret Hodge of Amarillo, Texas.

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School of Medicine approved for new fellowship program

Marshall University’s Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine has been approved by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) to begin a hematology-oncology fellowship program.

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Anthropologist to hold book signing for capital case publication

Dr. Robin Conley, assistant professor of anthropology at Marshall University, will sign copies of her latest book, “Confronting the Death Penalty: How Language Influences Jurors in Capital Cases,” from 4 to 6 p.m. Friday, Jan. 29, at Empire Books and News in downtown Huntington.

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Series of events in February to honor life of Dr. Carter G. Woodson

The life of Dr. Carter G. Woodson, a former Huntington resident known as the “Father of African American history,” will be reintroduced to the Huntington and Marshall University communities in a series of events beginning Friday, Feb. 5, which will be proclaimed “Dr. Carter G. Woodson Day” by Mayor Steve Williams.

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