School of Medicine kicks off 40th anniversary year

This year marks the 40th anniversary of the Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine which was officially recognized by Huntington Mayor Steve Williams in a proclamation declaring today “Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine Day” in Huntington. Continue reading…


Deputy Consul General of Japan to speak Jan. 31

Masaru Sato, the deputy consul general of Japan in New York and director of the Japan Information Center, will speak on Marshall University’s Huntington campus Wednesday, Jan. 31. His presentation will take place at 6 p.m. in the Memorial Student Center, room BE-5.

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Woodson Lyceum to announce upcoming 2018 Black History Month Events

Marshall University’s Dr. Carter G. Woodson Lyceum invites the media and community to the Shawkey Room in the Memorial Student Center at 4 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 31, for the lyceum’s announcement of upcoming events recognizing Black History Month 2018.

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Annual Carter G. Woodson Soul Food Feast returns Feb. 4

The Marshall University Center for African American Students has announced plans for the traditional Carter G. Woodson Annual Soul Food Feast to be held at 2 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 4, in the Memorial Student Center’s John Marshall Dining Room, overlooking the university’s Huntington campus.

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Veteran pharmacy educator named dean of the School of Pharmacy

Gayle A. Brazeau, Ph.D., a longtime pharmacy educator and former dean at the University of New England (UNE) College of Pharmacy in Portland, Maine, has been named dean of the Marshall University School of Pharmacy, effective May 12.

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Marshall recognized as first Purple Heart University in West Virginia

Marshall University honored military men and women today by becoming the first Purple Heart University in West Virginia to receive the honor from the Military Order of the Purple Heart. The new title is meant to recognize Marshall University’s service to Purple Heart veterans in the area, some of whom attend the university.

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Writers series to feature authors as part of Black History Month, Birke Fine Arts Symposium

Marshall University’s A.E. Stringer Visiting Writers Series will celebrate Black History Month and participate in the university’s Birke Fine Arts Symposium with readings from African American writers Bernard Grant and DaMaris Hill. Grant and Hill will read from their creative work beginning at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 8, in the Shawkey Room of the Memorial Student Center.

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