The Newsletter for Marshall University                                  January 29, 2020

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2019 W2 forms to be available soon

W2’s will be mailed, to the current payroll address on file, on or before Jan. 31.  An employee with a valid myMU login may also access them online, using the following instructions.

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Dr. John Walden

In Memoriam: Dr. John Walden

Dr. John Walden, a member of the Family and Community Health faculty in the Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine, died Thursday, Jan. 23. "This unexpected loss leaves a painful void for all of us in the school, and …

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MU Alert Graphic 01-30-20

MU Alert test to take place Jan. 30

A test of the MU Alert emergency messaging system will be conducted Thursday, Jan. 30. Marshall community members who are subscribed to MU Alert are asked to be sure that they have received the message that morning. If a message has not been received by noon, a subscriber should review and update his or her contact information in the myMU/MU …

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Open Textbook Workshop 01-31-20

Open Textbook Network faculty workshop to take place Jan. 31

Marshall faculty are invited to learn about reducing the cost of textbooks for their students at an Open Textbook Network Faculty Workshop featuring a presenter from the Open Textbook Network (OTN) Friday, Jan. 31, from 12:30 - 3:30 p.m. in Drinko Library 349. Lunch and refreshments will be provided. The workshop is sponsored by Marshall Libraries and Online Learning and …

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Marshall Rec to host spring break kids' camp in March

The Marshall Rec Center will be hosting a spring break kids' camp from March 23 through March 27, from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. each day. Healthy Herd Youth Camp is an active day camp, full of games, activities, climbing and swimming. Specific activities vary on a day-to-day basis. Our camp counselors have the energy to match the campers, and act as …

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AAA membership enrollment underway

The university has arranged with AAA to provide University employees with a discounted membership rate. Please see the materials describing the program and enrollment -- due no later than February 19, 2020. A hard copy version will also be mailed to the campus community. If you are already enrolled in the AAA/Marshall Group Plan and making no changes to your …

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Faculty, Staff and Students invited to participate in HerdCon 2020

After a successful inaugural launch in 2019, HerdCon, Marshall’s Pop Culture Convention, is back in 2020! The inaugural HerdCon saw over one thousand attendees including current and prospective students as well as community members. The second one is predicted to exceed previous numbers. HerdCon is a great opportunity for faculty, staff and students to promote programs and clubs to current …

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The next regular issue of We Are...Marshall will be distributed Feb. 5, 2020. Please send items for consideration to WAMnewsletter@marshall.edu by noon Monday, Feb. 3, 2020.

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