Marshall community gathers to kick off Breast Cancer Awareness Month

BreastCancerAwareness_10-07-13October is Breast Cancer Awareness month and students, faculty and staff gathered Monday, Oct. 7, at noon in the Drinko Library atrium to take part in a kick-off event. Presenters were GiGi Gerlach, from the Edwards Comprehensive Cancer Center, and Carolyn Schlatt, from the West Virginia Comprehensive Cancer Program and Mountains of Hope. The event was sponsored by MU Student Health Education Programs and the Women’s Center.

Information tables will be set up throughout the month in the Memorial Student Center to collect donations that will go to assist cancer patients in this area as they go through treatment.