Announcements & News

 

2014

Date Announcement
09.14 Marshall University Forensic Science graduate student receives prestigious scientific scholarship award from the J. Edgar Hoover Foundation
07.14 Marshall University Forensic Science Graduate Program again ranks number one in the nation on national assessment test scores
07.14 Heather Harrah-Lea named Employee of the Month
07.14 MUFSC graduate student wins an Association of Firearms & Toolmarks Examiners scholarship
04.14 AIDE Conference at Marshall attracts national speakers
04.14 Forensic Science Center receives National Visionary Voice Award for Sexual Assault Outreach Initiatives
02.14 Marshall University Forensic Science DNA analyst presents property crimes research

 

 

2013

Date Announcement
09.13 Marshall DNA analyst presents property crimes research at International Association for Identification conference
09.13 Marshall University Forensic Science Center staff and students receive glimpse into the future of rapid DNA analysis biometrics technology
08.13 Marshall University Forensic Science spring graduate wins scholarship from the Mid-Atlantic Association of Forensic Sciences
08.13 High Tech Research - Forensic Science
08.13 Meet Roy: An MU Forensic Science student from Lebanon
07.13 Marshall University Forensic Science Graduate Program ranks number one in the nation on national assessment test scores
04.13 Inaugural 5K Race 'FoRUNsics' to benefit Marshall University Forensic Science Honor Society graduate students
04.13 Fourth annual Appalachian Institute of Digital Evidence Conference to be hosted by Marshall Forensic Science Center
02.13 Southern West Virginia Prescription Drug Abuse Summit

 

 

2012

Date Announcement
11.12 West Virginia legislators tour Marshall University Forensic Science Center
11.12 MUFSC Graduate Students Receive Award and Scholarship
11.12 Brunty presents social media, forensics ties at conference
10.12 Rankin presents research at international meeting
10.12 Marshall University and the West Virginia State Police receive United States Attorney's Award for Innovation in Justice
10.12 Marshall University Forensic Science Center to host lecture for honors students on criminal behavior
09.12 Marshall University professor presents research at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis
07.12 Marshall University professors bring forensic science to high school scientists at West Virginia Youth Science Camp
06.12 Marshall University professor is appointed to national controlled substances committee
06.12 MU Forensic Science researcher presents his research on Windows 8 at conference in Myrtle Beach
05.12 United States Attorney for the Southern District of West Virginia makes opening remarks at the third annual AIDE Conference
05.12 Third annual Appalachian Institute of Digital Evidence Conference to be hosted by Marshall University Forensic Science Center
04.12 Judy Fry named Employee of the Month
04.12 MU Forensic Science Program to host Forensic Science Research Day
04.12 Marshall University Forensic Science Center completes analysis of untested sexual assault kits for New Orleans PD
04.12 MU Forensic Science Graduate Program becomes first in the nation to achieve accreditation in digital forensics
01.12 United States Attorney Tour of Marshall's Forensic Science Center

 

 

2011

Date Announcement
12.11 Nicholas County students learn about cyber safety
10.11 Forensic Science Center to assist New Orleans police with DNA testing
10.11 Marshall University Forensic Science Graduate Program and student organization to host crime scene investigation workshop for Fairview High School students
10.11 Marshall University faculty provide training on digital forensics to West Virginia arson investigators
07.11 Second Annual Appalachian Institute of Digital Evidence Conference to be hosted by Marshall University Forensic Science Center
06.11 We Are Marshall Today: Interview with Dr. Terry Fenger, MUFSC Director
06.11 Marshall forensic science professor selected chair-elect of Mid-Atlantic Assoc. of Forensic Scientists Criminalistics Section
01.11 Marshall University forensics professor receives federal grant to analyze interpretation of fire debris

 

 

2010

Date Announcement
12.10 Washington, D.C., Metropolitan Police Department awards the Marshall University Forensic Science Center with commendation
10.10 We Are Marshall Today: Interview with Dr. Terry Fenger, MUFSC Director
07.10 Journal of Forensic Science Publishes Research by MUFSC Staff
07.10 Digital evidence conference begins Tuesday at MUFSC
05.10 Art student donates sculpture to the Marshall University Forensic Science Center
04.10 MU Forensic Science Program to Host Forensic Science Research Day
04.10 Designs for two Marshall University building projects recognized by AIA
03.10 MU forensic chemistry professor named to editorial board
03.10 Digital Forensics faculty to present at WV Public Safety Expo
02.10 Marshall University signs on to work with the world leader in digital forensics software

 

 

2009

Date Announcement
07.09 Marshall University Forensic Science Graduate Program ranks number one in the nation on national assessment test scores
03.09 MUFSC Releases Economic Impact Report for Fiscal Year 2007
03.09 MUFSC Offers Forensic DNA Y-STR Training to DNA Community

 

 

2008

Date Announcement
12.08 Watch a Video:MUFSC Crime Scene House
08.08 MUFSC Provides HPD DNA Analysis on Property Crimes
08.08 New Open Positions at MUFSC
06.08 Watch a Video: Learn more about MUFSC
05.08 MAAFS 2008 Annual Meeting
02.08 Professional Doctorate Survey
02.08 MUFSC Recieves FQS-I Reaccreditation

 

 

2007

Date Announcement
10.07 MUFSC Staff Member, Project Featured in Profiles in DNA
09.07 Byrd announces grant funding for Marshall Forensic Science Center
08.07 MUFSC Welcomes Class of 2009
04.07 MUFSC to Host Forensic Science Research Day
03.07 MUFSC Co-Sponsors NIJ Applied Technologies Conference

 

 

2006

Date Announcement
09.06 MUFSC launches Technical Assistance to Crime Labs program
08.06 MUFSC Releases Electronic Press Kit
04.06 MUFSC Program to host its first Research Day
04.06 MUFSC announces the rollout of DNA preservation and testing services to WV funeral homes
01.06 Program Microbiologist accepts position on national science board

 

 

2005

Date Announcement
10.05 MUFSC Recieves 2005 Victim Assistance Awards
07.05 ASCLD Accreditation Mentoring Workshop
07.05 Marshall host to Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner (SANE) training
06.05 MUFSC Receives AABB Accreditation
05.05 New Job Openings at MUFSC

 

 

2004

Date Announcement
11.04 Two Forensic Science Graduate Students Win Scholarships
11.04 MISDE Hosts National White Collar Crime Center's Training
10.04 MUFSC receives federal funding through the President's DNA initiative
09.04 MUFSC receives $3.3 million to assist forensic crime laboratories
06.04 MU ready to market biotech potential
04.04 Journal of Forensic Science Publishes Research by MUFSC Staff
04.04 Stained-glass window among additions to forensics building
02.04 Marshall Meets National Security Systems Standards

 

 

2003

Date Announcement
10.03 MUFSC Hosts the Region's First SART for Health Care & Law Professionals
09.03 AAFS Young Forensic Scientists Forum Newsletter Publishes Articles by MUFSC Graduate Student and Alumna
09.03 Associate Professor is Appointed Chairman of E-54 Homeland Security Applications Subcommittee
05.03 MU Graduate Reception Honors Faculty
05.03 The MUFSC's Master of Science Program celebrated the graduation of 100th Student
04.03 DNA Research Analyst Wins MU Sigma Xi Research Society Award
01.03 MUFSC Welcomes New Faculty Member