College of Arts and Media News Archive

Marshall to host Drum Corps International competition, DCI Huntington
The Marshall University School of Music will host Drum Corps International, or DCI Huntington, at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 1, at Joan C. Edwards Stadium. The drum corps competition will include performances by drum corps groups from throughout the United States.
Three to be inducted into School of Journalism and Mass Communications Hall of Fame
Marshall University’s W. Page Pitt School of Journalism and Mass Communications (SOJMC) Hall of Fame is welcoming three new members.
Panels of national AIDS Memorial Quilt to be displayed at Carroll Gallery
Marshall University will present an exhibition featuring 10 blocks from the AIDS Memorial Quilt, a piece of art conceived in November of 1985 by longtime San Francisco gay rights activist Cleve Jones to create a memorial for those who had died of AIDS and help others understand the devastating impact of the disease.
Brass Band of the Tri-State to perform Tuesday
Marshall University will host a spring concert by the Brass Band of the Tri-State at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 24, in Smith Recital Hall on Marshall’s Huntington campus.
Empty Bowls continues online, with more than $11,900 raised to date
The Empty Bowls 2022 pottery sale fundraiser hosted by the Marshall University School of Art and Design continues in an online format through May 6. Bowls can be purchased online via the Pottery Place website at www.thepotteryplace.biz. Bowls are $20, with proceeds going to the Facing Hunger Foodbank.
School of Art and Design presents year-end student exhibitions
Two groups of Marshall University art students will mount back-to-back senior capstone exhibitions this month in the Charles W. and Norma C. Carroll Gallery. Meanwhile in the Birke Art Gallery, the exhibition “Foundations Review: Selected Student Works” will be on view through April 22.
Empty Bowls returns April 22 at Pullman Square
The Marshall University School of Art and Design will host the Empty Bowls pottery sale fundraiser from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, April 22, in the gazebo at Pullman Square in downtown Huntington. Bowls crafted by Marshall art students will be sold for $20 each, with a limited number of coupons available to local
School of Journalism and Mass Communications invites Hall of Fame nominations
Marshall University’s W. Page Pitt School of Journalism and Mass Communications (SOJMC) is seeking nominations for its upcoming Hall of Fame class.
Department of Theatre and Dance to present original play by Marshall grad
The Marshall University School of Theatre and Dance will present “Other Life Forms,” an original play by Marshall University Theatre graduate Brandon McCoy. It will be performed at 7:30 p.m. nightly Wednesday, April 13, through Saturday, April 16, in the Joan C. Edwards Performing Arts Center.
WMUL-FM takes home regional, national and international awards
Students from Marshall University’s public radio station, WMUL-FM, have received several awards this semester, including honors from: the ninth annual “The Virginias” Associated Press Broadcasters awards ceremony; the Muse Creative Awards Competition for 2022; the 82nd Annual Intercollegiate Broadcasting System Conference’s 13th Annual Awards Ceremony; and the International AVA Digital Awards 2022 Competition.