Women’s Studies program to host masquerade ball

Kelly Pate, Reporter

October 31, 2014

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The Women’s Studies program will host a masquerade party and silent auction 6:30 p.m. Nov. 1 in the Don Morris Room of the Memorial Student Center. Traditionally, a masquerade is an event where participants attend in costume... Read more »

Spooky sounds heard at Tubaween, Octubafest

J'Leigha Long, Reporter

October 31, 2014

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Members of the tubonium studio provided students with music to get everyone in the Halloween spirit at this year’s OctubaFest II: Tubaween. OctubaFest is a two-day annual celebration by the music department’s tubonium studio... Read more »

V Club to get Freeky Halloween night

Anthony Davis, Reporter

October 31, 2014

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V Club will kick off Halloween weekend this year with the club’s ninth annual Halloween Freektacular Friday night. The show will include performances by Downtown King as well as the event’s namesake, Freekbass. The doors... Read more »

Zombies are coming to Huntington

Alex James, Reporter

October 31, 2014

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Zombies are coming to Hun-tington Friday for Halloween. Goodwill Industries of KYO-WVA Area, Inc., will host The Running Dead 5k. This is an untimed zombie fun run 5k at Ritter Park. The event begins at 6:30 p.m. Runners participating... Read more »

Clinton and Grimes hit the campaign trail

Paulina Shepherd, Reporter

October 31, 2014

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Former President Bill Clinton joined Ken-tucky Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes on the Kentucky campaign trail briefly at 1:30 p.m. Thursday at the Veteran’s Riverfront Park in Ashland. A crowd of more than 800 people... Read more »

The great Pumpkin House

Shalee Rogney, Reporter

October 30, 2014

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The Pumpkin House has been a tra-dition in Ceredo-Kenova for more than 20 years. The carving of more than 3,000 pumpkins is a process that has been taken on by Ric Griffith and 500 volunteers. Griffith started the tradition... Read more »

Rahall visits Marshall to talk about upcoming election

Emily Rice, Reporter

October 29, 2014

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THE PARTHENON Congressman Nick Rahall visited Marshall University’s campus Wednesday to talk to students about his campaign and answer questions. A main topic of the conversation was the Congressman’s plans for the future... Read more »

Women’s Studies reaches out to a community in need

Aundrea Horsley, Reporter

October 29, 2014

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Marshall University’s Women’s Studies department is reaching out to help organizations in the community. The department is taking action to support Stop Abusive Family Environments, Inc. (SAFE), the Alderson Women’s Prison... Read more »

Local food bank joins Give A Meal campaign

Taylor Watts, Reporter

October 29, 2014

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Facing Hunger Foodbank has partnered with Bank of America to participate in Feeding America’s annual Give A Meal campaign to fight hunger in West Virginia, Kentucky and Ohio. FHF is asking the community for help through Dec.... Read more »

Take the shuttle home for Thanksgiving

Kelly Pate, Reporter

October 28, 2014

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BreakShuttle is serving Marshall University by offering students a bus ride home for Thanksgiving break Nov. 21-Nov. 30. Students can purchase one-way tickets online to and from five different locations, including Morgantown,... Read more »

Safe HAVEN on campus

Shalee Rogney , Reporter

October 28, 2014

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Twenty-four people per minute are victims of rape, physical violence or stalking by an intimate partner in the United States — more than 12 million men and women a year, according to The National Domestic Violence Hotline. Marshall... Read more »

CAB karaoke gives away tickets

Shalee Rogney , Reporter

October 28, 2014

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Campus Activities Board members Hannah Harman and Allison White organized an event that brings the beat to campus. Students participated in a karaoke competition Tuesday on the Memorial Student Center plaza. Harman and White... Read more »