Renowned Manhattan eye surgeon joins Marshall Health

Rene S. Rodriguez-Sains, M.D., FACS, joined the faculty of the Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine as an associate professor and member of Marshall Eye Surgeons, a department of Marshall Health, on Dec. 1. Continue reading…


Professor emeritus to be featured expert on BBC Radio Wales

This month, Marshall University Professor Emeritus Dr. David Woodward will be a historical consultant as part of a BBC Radio Wales series. The series, “Lloyd George’s War,” examines David Lloyd George’s influence on World War I.

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Nursing students attend sessions on forensic science and the role of DNA in sexual assaults

Marshall University School of Nursing students are learning about forensic science this week so they can gain a better understanding of the role Sexual Assault Nurse Examiners (SANEs) play in providing the best DNA evidence in sexual assault cases. They will thus be helping future patients who are victims find justice.

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Students from WMUL-FM win awards

Students from Marshall University’s public radio station, WMUL-FM, received two finalist awards in the 2015 College Broadcasters Inc. (CBI) National Student Radio Production Awards Ceremony at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Minneapolis, Minnesota, Saturday, Oct. 24.

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Winter commencement to honor more than 1,100 graduates

Marshall University will honor 1,131 graduates from July and August 2015 and students who are tentatively scheduled to graduate in December at the annual winter commencement at 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 12, at the Big Sandy Superstore Arena in downtown Huntington.

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Rec the Halls aims to spread the holiday spirit

The Marshall Recreation Center and the Marshall University First-Year Residence Halls are striving to do something good this holiday season to help several local agencies and children in the Tri-State community through Rec the Halls with Holiday Hopes.

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Marshall music to celebrate TubaChristmas

Huntington will be one of more than 250 cities participating in TubaChristmas, thanks to Marshall University’s School of Music and Theatre. Marshall’s Director of Bands, Brian Walden, will conduct West Virginia TubaChristmas, at 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 5, at the Huntington Mall.

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Engineering professor to speak at winter commencement

Dr. Andrew P. Nichols, who last spring received the Dr. Charles E. Hedrick Outstanding Faculty Award at Marshall University for the 2014-2015 academic year, will be the keynote speaker at MU’s winter commencement Saturday, Dec. 12.

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