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Biological Sciences graduates publish research on effects of water contaminants
Marshall University graduates and faculty member Dr. Philippe Georgel of the Department of Biological Sciences in Marshall’s College of Science have published research on the effects of emerging contaminants in major waterways, including the Ohio River. Their study, published in the journal “Water,” was supported by the National Science Foundation and the National Institutes of Health.
19th Amendment centennial activities to kick off with Amicus Curiae Lecture Series event
Marshall University will present women’s historian and author Dr. Marjorie J. Spruill, distinguished professor emerita of history from the University of South Carolina, in its first Amicus Curiae Lecture Series event of the spring semester. The lecture, “One Woman, One Vote: The Long Road to Ratification of the 19th Amendment,” will be at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 21, in Brad D. Smith Foundation Hall and will kick off several activities that Marshall has planned as part of its commemoration of the Nineteenth Amendment’s centennial celebration.
School of Medicine launches West Virginia’s first pediatric hospital medicine fellowship
January 7, 2020 · Featured, Press Releases
The Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine now offers the state’s first pediatric hospital medicine fellowship.
Ph.D. student earns prestigious research fellowship
January 2, 2020 · Featured, Press Releases
Skylar Cooper, a biomedical research graduate student at the Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine at Marshall University, has been awarded a prestigious pharmacology/toxicology predoctoral research fellowship from the PhRMA (Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers Association) Foundation.
Marching Thunder to perform in London’s New Year’s Day Parade
Marshall University’s marching band, the Marching Thunder, is traveling to London, England, to perform in the 2020 New Year’s Day Parade, which attracts hundreds of thousands of spectators each year.
Marshall University closes for winter break
December 20, 2019 · Press Releases
Marshall University's Huntington campus will be closed for the holiday break beginning Monday, Dec. 23, 2019, and will reopen Thursday, Jan. 2, 2020.
Sheets named to lead Lifelong Learning program
December 20, 2019 · Featured, Press Releases
Elizabeth Appell Sheets will assume responsibility for Marshall University’s Lifelong Learning program early next month.
WMUL-FM receives awards in MarCom Creative Awards 2019 competition
Students from Marshall University’s public radio station, WMUL-FM, received four Platinum Awards, eight Gold Awards and six Honorable Mention Awards in the MarCom Creative Awards 2019 Competition.
Board of Governors gives nod for new College of Business facility
December 19, 2019 · Featured, Press Releases
In their last scheduled meeting of 2019, the Marshall University Board of Governors approved another step toward construction of a new Lewis College of Business facility to be located at 4th Avenue and 15th Street, and okayed four new academic degree programs.
School of Pharmacy adds research track certificate program
December 19, 2019 · Featured, School of Pharmacy
Marshall University School of Pharmacy has added a research track to its Doctor of Pharmacy program. The new certificate program will provide in-depth training and experience in scientific, clinical or educational research.