Alumnus gives Department of Communications Disorders $101,000

Dan Garrett, a 1972 alumnus of Marshall University’s Department of Communications Disorders, (far right) and wife, Jo Ann, today presented a $101,000 ceremonial check to the Marshall University Foundation, Inc., to establish a scholarship and program fund to benefit Communications Disorders.

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13th annual Empty Bowls raises $17,000

With $17,000 raised, Huntington’s 13th annual Empty Bowls has provided Facing Hunger Foodbank with the power to purchase 127,500 meals for those in need in the Tri-State.

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Dean receives Outstanding Civil Engineering Educator of the Year for 2015

Dr. Wael Zatar, professor and dean of the College of Information Technology and Engineering at Marshall University, has been named recipient of the 2015 West Virginia Outstanding Civil Engineering Educator of the Year award by the West Virginia section of the American Society of Civil Engineers.

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Shutdown Week at Rec Center scheduled May 9-13

Monday, May 9 will mark the beginning of the eighth annual Shutdown Week for the Marshall Recreation Center.  The facility will reopen on Saturday, May 14.

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School of Medicine establishes new dentistry department

Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine has created a new department of dentistry, oral and maxillofacial surgery, Joseph I. Shapiro, M.D., dean of the school of medicine, announced today.

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Alumnus gives $100K to Department of Communication Disorders for student scholarships

Dan Garrett, a 1972 alumnus of Marshall’s Department of Communication Disorders, has made a gift of $100,000 to go toward student scholarships and educational experiences in the department. He will be honored at a check presentation ceremony at noon, Friday, April 29, at the Brad D. Smith Foundation Hall on Marshall’s Huntington campus.

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Renewable Energy in West Virginia: Projects and Prospects subject of 2016 conference in Huntington

The West Virginia Division of Energy (WVDOE) and the Center for Business and Economic Research (CBER) at Marshall University have partnered to host the
“Renewable Energy in West Virginia: Projects and Prospects in 2016” conference Thursday, May 12, at the Brad D. Smith Foundation Hall in Huntington. The conference will bring
together organizations and individuals with experience implementing and managing renewable energy projects in West Virginia.

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