HUNTINGTON — Dr. Samuel R. and Mrs. Julie E. Davis have established an endowed scholarship at the Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine in memory of his mother, Mary Wilson Richardson, and his mother’s family.
Sunday, July 25, 2021
Saturday, July 24, 2021
HUNTINGTON — Marshall University’s presidential search committee is planning a second series of on-campus listening sessions for students, faculty, staff, alumni, donors and community members.
Sunday, July 18, 2021
Monday, July 12, 2021
Sunday, July 11, 2021
Jeffrey Archambault, associate dean for academic programs at the Lewis College of Business at Marshall University, has been appointed interim dean of the Lewis College of Business, beginning Aug. 2.
PROCTORVILLE, Ohio — Plans are underway for an outdoor dining experience in a picturesque setting on a farm in rural Proctorville that raises funds for medical student scholarships.
Wednesday, July 07, 2021
HUNTINGTON — Marshall University has taken a few more steps toward selecting its 38th president.
Monday, July 05, 2021
HUNTINGTON — Former Thundering Herd quarterback Chad Pennington has been appointed by Gov. Jim Justice to serve on the Marshall University Board of Governors.
Sunday, July 04, 2021
For those studying healthcare, the pandemic provided a rare chance at hands-on, real-world experience working with patients and providing vaccines.
HUNTINGTON — Marshall Health and Cabell Huntington Hospital, a member of Mountain Health Network, have partnered to offer a prescription medication disposal service at the Marshall Pharmacy located at 1600 Medical Center Drive in Huntington, West Virginia.
HUNTINGTON — Two West Virginia education visionaries are passing the baton. Stan and Barbara Maynard retired at the end of June from the June Harless Center for Rural Educational Research and Development, a program of the College of Education and Professional Development at Marshall University.
Sunday, July 04, 2021
West Virginia is partnering once again with the Dollywood Foundation to provide approximately 258,000 books this summer to public schoolchildren entering first, second or third grade.
Sunday, June 27, 2021
HUNTINGTON — Alumnus Satbir Singh, M.D., and his wife, Shalu K. Singh, M.D., have established three endowed scholarships for medical students at the Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine. Each scholarship supports future physicians in a student population important to the Singhs.
CHARLESTON — An important question facing today’s airline industry is not whether it will face a pilot shortage, but when that shortage will hit. Meanwhile, there’s already a worsening shortage of aviation maintenance technicians.
Saturday, June 26, 2021
Sunday, June 20, 2021
HUNTINGTON — Marshall University’s John Deaver Drinko Academy for American Political Institutions and Civic Culture has announced its 2021 inaugural cohort of National Society of American Council of Trustees and Alumni (ACTA) Scholars, according to a news release. One hundred Marshall underg…
HUNTINGTON — Marshall University’s Autism Training Center, in partnership with the Autism Society of West Virginia, will host a two-day, online event Thursday, Sept. 9, and Friday, Sept. 10.
HUNTINGTON — A newly established scholarship at the Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine by James W. Gigantelli, M.D., and his wife, Lori, reflects their dedication to wellness of both body and mind, as well as values committed to making beneficial choices in diet, exercise…
Friday, June 18, 2021
HUNTINGTON — The Dr. Carter G. Woodson Lyceum at Marshall University kicks off its Institute on Black History Instruction with two virtual lectures open to the public.
Thursday, June 17, 2021
HUNTINGTON — Nine students, including five from the region, have accepted offers to join the Society of Yeager Scholars, the top academic scholarship program at Marshall University.
Wednesday, June 16, 2021
Lack of revenue and comparatively low institutional support hinder broader success of the Marshall University Athletic Department, according to a report from an outside company, which the Board of Governors will hear at their meeting Thursday.
Avinandan (Avi) Mukherjee, dean of the Lewis College of Business, has been named interim senior vice president for academic affairs and provost at Marshall University, the university announced Wednesday.
HUNTINGTON — The Marshall University Board of Governors will discuss the presidential search in an executive session Thursday during their regular meeting in Drinko Library.
Sunday, June 13, 2021
HUNTINGTON — The bond between a primary care physician and his or her patient is special and can often span decades. A Huntington businessman, who asked to remain anonymous, has established a new scholarship at the Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine in honor of his primar…
HUNTINGTON — The Dr. Carter G. Woodson Lyceum at Marshall University is kicking off its Institute on Black History Instruction with two lectures opened to the public.
Tuesday, June 08, 2021
Sunday, June 06, 2021
HUNTINGTON — Marshall alumnus Donald McCloud has established the McCloud Family Scholarship for the university. He received his Bachelor of Business Administration in marketing from Marshall University in 1975. Dr. Beth McCloud, Donald McCloud’s daughter, received both her Bachelor of Scienc…
HUNTINGTON — David A. Dampier, Ph.D., has been appointed as dean of the College of Engineering and Computer Sciences at Marshall University, effective July 3.
Thursday, June 03, 2021
Wednesday, May 26, 2021
HUNTINGTON — Five Marshall University graduates have been selected for induction into the School of Journalism and Mass Communications Hall of Fame.
Sunday, May 23, 2021
Tuesday, May 18, 2021
Hanging out the windows of a charter bus as they drove down 5th Avenue in Huntington, the national champion Marshall University men’s soccer team was welcomed home by a packed stadium Tuesday evening.
Sunday, May 16, 2021
HUNTINGTON — The Marshall University Collegiate Recovery Community is establishing three new recovery scholarship opportunities for students for the summer 2021 sessions.
HUNTINGTON — Marshall University’s H.E.L.P. Program is offering an ACT Bootcamp. The class will meet Saturday, June 5 from 1-4 p.m., Sunday June 6 from 1-4 p.m., and Monday-Thursday, June 7-10, from 6-8 p.m. in Myers Hall, on Marshall University’s Huntington campus.
HUNTINGTON — Athletic training program students at Marshall University won first place at the 2021 West Virginia Athletic Trainers’ Association Quiz Bowl competition on April 16.
HUNTINGTON — An assistant professor of biomedical sciences at Marshall University was awarded a Research Project Grant by the National Institutes of Health.
Saturday, May 15, 2021
HUNTINGTON — The first class of physician assistants at Marshall University’s Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine received their white coats Friday evening at the Keith-Albee Performing Arts Center.
Friday, May 14, 2021
HUNTINGTON — Fourth Avenue between Marshall University and downtown Huntington is about to be transformed by the construction of the new College of Business.
HUNTINGTON — Marshall University’s new Bill Noe Flight School is hosting an open house for prospective students Saturday, May 15, at Yeager Airport in Charleston.
Thursday, May 13, 2021
CHARLESTON — Marshall University Libraries and the Cabell County Career Technology Center unveiled a Marshall-themed Little Free Library at Yeager Airport in Charleston on Thursday.
Wednesday, May 12, 2021
Saturday, May 08, 2021
Friday, May 07, 2021
HUNTINGTON — West Virginia institutions of higher learning are not requiring the COVID-19 vaccine for students as some universities are across the country.
Thursday, May 06, 2021
HUNTINGTON — The Marshall University Lifelong Learning Program Tuesday Talk on May 11 will be on Zoom from 10:30 a.m. to noon. This month’s talk will be presented by Burnis R. Morris.
Monday, May 03, 2021
Zachary Preston couldn’t have imagined the engineering opportunities that would become available to him during his college experience, he just wanted to learn. Now he is preparing for one of the most coveted jobs in his field.
Saturday, May 01, 2021
HUNTINGTON — Encouragement to live the life you are proud of while remembering to always keep learning was the main topic at Marshall University’s spring commencement ceremony Saturday morning.
HUNTINGTON — Nearly 80 students received their degrees Friday during the Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine’s 41st annual graduation and investiture ceremony at Mountain Health Arena in Huntington.
Thursday, April 29, 2021
HUNTINGTON — People attending Marshall University’s spring commencement ceremony Saturday will have the opportunity to also receive a COVID-19 vaccine.
HUNTINGTON — After discussing a proposal during its Thursday meeting, the Marshall University Board of Governors approved an amended tuition and fees increase for the upcoming year, with some changes for in-state students.
Wednesday, April 28, 2021
Marshall University President Jerome Gilbert has announced he will not seek a contract extension, ending his tenure at the university July 2022.
Tuesday, April 27, 2021
Sunday, April 25, 2021
HUNTINGTON — Marshall University’s Department of Computer Sciences and Electrical Engineering will host the Virtual Adventure Zone Teacher Academy Summer Camp June 14-18 for high school STEM teachers, according to a news release.
HUNTINGTON — A book that was a joint research and writing effort among Marshall faculty, students and community members, which discusses the 2014 chemical spill in central West Virginia, has received the Weatherford Award for best books about Appalachia, according to a news release.
HUNTINGTON — The Marshall University Lewis College of Business and Brad D. Smith Schools of Business and their Center for Entrepreneurship and Business Innovation (iCenter) recently hosted the third annual West Virginia Innovation and Business Model Competition (WVIBMC) finals. The statewide…
HUNTINGTON — Students from Marshall University’s public radio station, WMUL-FM, received awards from the 19th annual Broadcast Education Association Festival of Media Arts Student Audio Competition, as well as the 81st annual Intercollegiate Broadcasting System Conference’s 12th annual award…
HUNTINGTON — Marshall University and its Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine have selected nine high school seniors from across West Virginia as the newest class of students for the accelerated B.S./M.D. program, according to a news release.
Friday, April 23, 2021
HUNTINGTON — Marshall University’s School of Art and Design and The Pottery Place will host an in-person bowl sale event as part of the 18th annual Empty Bowls fundraising pottery sale, the school announced. Empty Bowls Live is planned for noon to 6 p.m. Friday, April 30, at the Pullman Squa…
Wednesday, April 21, 2021
HUNTINGTON — In the wake of ex-cop Derek Chauvin’s guilty verdict Tuesday afternoon, students at Marshall University communed to reflect on the past year.