October 20, 2015 – Huntington, West Virginia

The National Youth Science Foundation congratulates National Youth Science Camp Alumnus Dr. Jerome (Jerry) Gilbert (MS 1973) on being named the 37th president of Marshall University.

“What an honor it is to be asked to lead Marshall University,” said Gilbert. “I’ve been so impressed by everything I’ve learned and seen. This is such a wonderful opportunity. All the pieces are in place—fantastic facilities and great academic programs. We are in a position to be able to take Marshall University to another level of excellence and really advance as a major university.”

For more, see Marshall.edu.