Announcements & News

April 2006

Marshall University Forensic Science Program to host its first Research Day

The Marshall University Forensic Science Graduate Program will host its first Forensic Science Research Day to showcase research conducted by graduate students during internships.

The event is scheduled from 1 to 5 p.m. Friday, April 28 at the MU Forensic Science Center and is open to the public.

Graduate students participated in the following research internships last summer:


Intership Site City State
Greenwood Police Department Greenwood IN
Bexar County Criminal Investigations Laboratory San Antonio TX
Allegheny County Fire Marshal’s Office Pittsburgh PA
Summit County Medical Examiner’s Office Akron OH
West Virginia State Police Crime Laboratory Charleston WV
West Virginia Office of the Chief Medical Examiner Charleston WV
Marshall University Forensic Science Center,
DNA Laboratory
Huntington WV

The media is welcome to cover the event. Reporters with questions about Research Day may call Mary Thomasson at the Marshall University Forensic Science Center (304) 690-4363 ext. 207.