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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School of Medicine hosts U.S. Rep. Evan Jenkins for research roundtables

More than a dozen Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine medical and biomedical students, as well as faculty and staff, had the opportunity to talk with U.S. Rep. Evan Jenkins (R-W.Va.) today about biomedical research and the federal funding mechanisms used to pay for it.

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University to collect donations for Barboursville Veterans Home

The Marshall University Heart of Appalachia Talent Search (HATS) Program, Army ROTC and the office of Military and Veterans Affairs are working together to collect donations for local veterans.
Items are being collected on the Huntington campus of Marshall University through Dec. 1, according to Angela Holley, director of the HATS program. The have been collecting on campus since Oct. 15.

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Community invited to annual Herd Holiday event Dec. 1

Kids of all ages from throughout the community are invited to join Marshall University for A Herd Holiday from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m., Tuesday, Dec. 1, in the Memorial Student Center on the Huntington campus.

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