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Award-winning authors to read from their works Nov. 19 at Marshall

Nov. 16, 2013 @ 11:52 PM

HUNTINGTON — Two award-winning authors will be the featured guests during the next A.E. Stringer Visiting Writer Series at Marshall University.

Julia Watts, author of a dozen novels, including the Lambda Literary Award-winning young-adult Novel Finding H.F., and Lila Quintero Weaver, who was named a finalist for the Small Press Expo 2012 Ignatz Award for Promising New Talent, will speak at 8 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 19, in Smith Hall 154 on the Huntington campus.

The A.E. Stringer Visiting Writers Series received support for this event from The College of Liberal Arts, the Honors College, the Center for African-American Students and Sexuality Studies.

Cyber Safety Summit returns to Marshall University Tuesday, Dec. 3

The Herald-Dispatch

HUNTINGTON -- Marshall University will host its second annual, free cyber safety summit beginning at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 3, according to John Sammons, assistant professor of Integrated Science and Technology and director of the Appalachian Institute of Digital Evidence.

The summit will be held in the St. Mary's Medical Center for Education from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. It is targeted toward adults, college students and younger students ages 12-14.

The event is sponsored by the Department of Integrated Science & Technology, the FBI, St. Mary's Medical Center and the Appalachian Institute of Digital Evidence.

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