RCBI hosts competition to reward innovation

The Robert C. Byrd Institute for Advanced Flexible Manufacturing (RCBI) is hosting the first step of an innovation challenge to identify products and services that empower the lives of women and families. Continue reading…


TBI support group recognized on Library Television Network

A faculty member from Marshall University’s College of Health Professions will appear on the Library Television Network’s show “Access for All:  Support and Services in Your Community” for her work with the Brain Injury Group of Huntington, a support group for victims of Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI).

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Research team publishes study in prestigious Science Advances; work focused on cell signaling mechanism linked to obesity

Researchers with the Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine and the Marshall University Institute for Interdisciplinary Research (MIIR) have identified a mechanism for blocking the signal by which the cellular sodium-potassium pump amplifies oxidants (reactive oxygen species). These oxidants lead to obesity and metabolic syndrome. Continue reading…


The Ethics and Policy of Cyberwarfare subject of Yeager Symposium lecture

Dr. Randall Dipert will deliver his lecture, “The Ethics and Policy of Cyberwarfare,” at 3 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 22, in Marshall University’s Foundation Hall, home of the Erickson Alumni Center, as part of the 26th Annual Society of Yeager Scholars Symposium. Continue reading…


Costume designer and Fulbright Scholar to speak

Costume designer Annie O. Cleveland will give a public lecture at 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 17, at the Francis-Booth Experimental Theatre on Marshall University’s Huntington campus.

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Geri-Olympics and Active Living event scheduled for tomorrow moved to alternate location

The Center for Geri-Olympics and Active Living event scheduled for 9-11 a.m. tomorrow, Friday, Oct. 16, has been moved to the Underwood Senior Center located at 632 9th Avenue in Huntington.  Students from the Marshall University School of Pharmacy are volunteering at the event as part of American Pharmacists Month.

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Medical Outreach launches annual coat drive for area homeless

Students from the Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine and Marshall University School of Pharmacy are collecting coats for the region’s homeless and those in need as part of Marshall Medical Outreach—a coalition of students, physicians and volunteers who provide free monthly health care screenings and services to the homeless in our region.

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