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.
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.
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.
A Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine fourth-year student has successfully matched into a urology residency position.
Dr. Joseph Beckett of the Marshall University College of Health Professions has been chosen as the recipient of the Most Distinguished Athletic Trainer Award from the Mid-Atlantic Athletic Trainers’ Association (MAATA).
Marshall University’s Center for African American Students has announced plans for its traditional Soul Food Feast this year. The event will take place at 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 7, in the John Marshall Dining Room at the Memorial Student Center, overlooking the university’s Huntington campus.
Marshall University will reopen with normal operations tomorrow, Monday, Jan. 25. The university was closed Friday due to the winter storm.
Marshall University officials and staff members are beginning to implement a plan to deal with the after-effects of Jonas as the winter storm winds down today.
MU-Alert: Marshall University will be closed Friday, Jan. 22. This applies to all campuses and centers and includes university offices. The university is scheduled to reopen with normal operations on Monday, Jan. 25. Some university operations, including residence halls, the Recreation Center, Drinko Library Study Center, Memorial Student Center, Harless Dining Hall and other essential services will continue with schedule modifications. For the latest schedules and information, see below under “Latest News & Announcements.” Students are advised to contact their instructors for any updates to their course schedules and assignments. Residence hall rooms are available for commuter students and staff who are unable to travel. To secure a room, contact Tracey Eggleston at email@example.com or 304-696-6004. The university’s policy regarding inclement weather is online at http://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/weatheremergency-closings.
Dr. Andrew Nichols, a professor of civil engineering at Marshall University, has been named one of the five finalists for the West Virginia Professor of the Year award. The Faculty Merit Foundation of West Virginia will announce the winner in early March, according to Marshall’s provost, Dr. Gayle Ormiston.