Marshall University will host a screening of the documentary “The Anthropologist,” which is focused on climate change and will be followed by a question-and-answer session with co-director Seth Kamer, at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 12, in Room 154 of Smith Hall on Marshall’s Huntington campus. Light refreshments will be served.
A local group focused on greater inclusion of, and education on, the opioid epidemic will host the second of six training sessions geared toward the faith-based community from 10 a.m. to noon Tuesday, Oct. 10, at Central Christian Church, located at 1202 5th Ave. in Huntington.
Autumn Cole was first diagnosed with leukemia at age 18 during her senior year of high school. Cole, now a 20-year old nursing student at Marshall University, is in desperate need of a bone marrow transplant.
Marshall University will kick off its annual United Way workplace campaign Thursday, Oct. 5, with a breakfast celebration in the university’s Don Morris Room. A free breakfast buffet will be served. Tickets can be requested by contacting email@example.com.
Marshall University’s 2017-2018 theatre season will begin with “The Miracle Worker” by William Gibson. The opening show will play at 7:30 p.m. nightly Wedneday, Oct. 4, to Saturday, Oct. 7, and Wednesday, Oct. 11 to Saturday, Oct. 14, in the Francis-Booth Experimental Theatre in the Joan C. Edwards Performing Arts Center on Marshall’s Huntington campus.
Marshall University’s David Trowbridge, an associate professor of history and creator of the Clio history app, has been invited to serve as a keynote speaker at the Virginia Preservation Conference Friday, Oct. 6, in Petersburg, Virginia.
The Marshall Recreation Center is offering swim lessons to students, faculty and residents of the Huntington area.
Award-winning and internationally known biographer and journalist Wil Haygood will deliver the Amicus Curiae Lecture “Thurgood Marshall’s Battle for Justice” at 7 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 11, in Brad D. Smith Foundation Hall on Marshall University’s Huntington campus.
Beginning this month, visitors to The Press Club can enjoy the sounds of jazz from Marshall University’s School of Music every other Wednesday at 8 p.m. This month, the performances will take place Oct. 4 and 18.
Marshall University’s Center for Continuing Education will offer instruction for adults who wish to begin to learn coding. Sessions will take place in the early evening, beginning Monday, Oct. 16, from 5 to 7 p.m. in Prichard Hall 200 on Marshall’s Huntington campus.