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Visiting Writers Series to begin with Writers Harvest Sept. 16

Posted on August 27, 2015

Marshall University’s annual A.E. Stringer Visiting Writers Series will begin Wednesday, Sept. 16, with Writers Harvest, featuring Rajia Hassib and Dr. Rachael Peckham. The event will take place at 8 p.m. in the Marshall University Foundation Hall, home of the Erickson Alumni Center.

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Engineering dean named chairman of prestigious national committee

Posted on August 27, 2015

Dr. Wael Zatar, dean of Marshall University’s College of Information Technology and Engineering, has been appointed as the chairman of the National Committee on Structural Fiber Reinforced Polymers of the Transportation Research Board of the National Academics.

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Herd supporters encouraged to participate in Green Fridays

Posted on August 27, 2015

Marshall University fans can show their support and pride for the Thundering Herd in many different ways, one of which is by wearing their green Marshall gear every Friday throughout the football season in celebration of Green Fridays.

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School of Medicine and College of Health Professions launch joint MD/MPH program

Posted on August 27, 2015

The Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine and the Marshall University College of Health Professions (COHP) are partnering to offer a new dual degree program that will lead to a Doctor of Medicine degree and a master’s degree in public health.

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Board of Governors receives IT security and investment earnings reports; preliminary fall semester enrollment and retention numbers trending upward

Posted on August 26, 2015

At its meeting today, the Marshall University Board of Governors received the annual information technology security report and the investment earnings report for the year ending June 30.

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Recreation Center to host Rec Fitness Night

Posted on August 26, 2015

The Marshall Rec Center is offering several fall fitness classes, and Rec officials are inviting the MU community to try some for free from 5 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 3. Continue reading…


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Tri-State Arts Association to hold community drawing sessions at Visual Arts Center

Posted on August 26, 2015

The Tri-State Arts Association, in collaboration with Marshall University’s School of Art and Design, will pilot community drawing sessions in the Visual Arts Center’s drawing studio on each second Tuesday of the month during the fall semester.

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Choral Union rehearsals to begin Aug. 31; open to all

Posted on August 25, 2015

The Marshall University Choral Union will resume Monday rehearsals at 7 p.m. Aug. 31 in Room 150 of Smith Music Hall on Marshall’s Huntington campus.

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Marshall to host discussion of K-12 academic standards Sept. 3

Posted on August 25, 2015

Marshall University’s Huntington campus will host one of a series of “town hall” meetings to discuss the West Virginia Next Generation Standards for grades K-12. The event will take place at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 3, in the Shawkey Room in the Memorial Student Center.

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School of medicine researcher receives federal grant to study obesity and aging

Posted on August 25, 2015

Nalini Santanam, Ph.D., M.P.H., professor in the department of pharmacology, physiology and toxicology at the Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine, has been awarded a federal grant to continue her work on obesity and aging with regard to heart disease.

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