MUPD stays hard at work during summer break

Tyler Ferris, Reporter
April 29, 2015
Filed under NEWS, Uncategorized

School is almost out for the summer, but crime takes no vacation. The Marshall University Police Department operates on the same schedule throughout the year. Jim Terry, MUPD police chief, said the only difference between the regular school year and... Read more »

Walk with Mayor series kicks off in Westmoreland

Walk with Mayor series kicks off in Westmoreland

Lexi Browning, Reporter
April 29, 2015
Filed under NEWS, Showcase

Huntington Mayor Steve Williams took to the streets Tuesday for the first installment of the Walk with the Mayor series to address residential concerns and engage in exercise with members of the Huntington community. Williams and a dozen others explored the sidewalks and documented the areas that... Read more »

FEST brings music to rainy Huntington

Mikaela Keener, Reporter
April 27, 2015
Filed under NEWS

Marshall University’s Office of Student Activities and Campus Activities Board presented FEST Saturday featuring the Ying Yang Twins. The festival was a revival of Spring Fest, a music festival from the 1980s and 1990s said Lee Tabor, coordinator of student activities. “There was such a demand... Read more »

Waugaman, Rogner inaugurated Sunday

Skyler Hunt, Reporter
April 27, 2015
Filed under NEWS

Marshall University’s Student Body President Duncan Waugaman and new Vice President Izzy Rogner were inaugurated into office Sunday. Rogner was the first to be recognized during the ceremony. She was introduced then gave her speech on becoming the new student body vice president. “I am a firm... Read more »

GET UP, LET’S GET DOWN with FEST

Kelsie Lively, Reporter
April 24, 2015
Filed under NEWS, Showcase

Marshall University students and staff are gearing up for FEST, a 12 hour musical festival 10 a.m. Saturday at the Ritter Park Amphitheater. The music festival will have a classic feel with a modern twist, mixing widely known acts... Read more »

Walk a Mile in Her Shoes

Erika Johnk, Reporter
April 24, 2015
Filed under NEWS, Showcase

Marshall University students and residents of the Huntington community participated in the International Men’s March Thursday to stop rape, sexual assault and gender violence. Men were given the opportunity to strut in a pair of heels for a mile walk around campus holding signs to communicate the... Read more »

Panel discusses Christian view of sexuality Thursday

Panel discusses Christian view of sexuality Thursday

Matthew Eplion, Reporter
April 24, 2015
Filed under NEWS

Guest speakers visited Marshall University Thursday to speak about the relationship between Christianity and sexuality as a part of Pride Week. Del Chrol, assistant professor of the Department of Classics at Marshall, Timothy Dixon, senior pastor of the First Congregational... Read more »

Miljovic named Man of Marshall

Miljovic named  Man of  Marshall

Sofie Wachtmeister, Reporter
April 24, 2015
Filed under NEWS

The Marshall University Student Athletic Advisory Committee (SAAC) presented the inaugural Man of Marshall pageant competition Thursday in the Don Morris Room. Eleven men competed in formal wear, swimwear, talent and an onstage question. Entry cost... Read more »

New Year, New SGA

Skyler Hunt, Reporter
April 24, 2015
Filed under NEWS

Marshall University’s Student Government Association’s annual Inauguration is 4 p.m. Sunday in the Shawkey Dining Room of the Memorial Student Center. Among those who are being sworn in are the new Vice President Izzy Rogner... Read more »

MU Gaming Club presents livestream gaming session for charity

Matthew Eplion, Reporter
April 24, 2015
Filed under NEWS

Marshall University’s Gaming Club had a 24-hour live stream event Saturday with the intention of raising money to help a close friend of the club. Participants broadcasted their gaming sessions live over the Internet with links to donation webpages for those watching... Read more »

Alumni Weekend herds in previous graduates

Sara Ryan, Reporter
April 24, 2015
Filed under NEWS

Marshall University’s Alumni Association has its 78th annual Alumni Weekend Friday through Saturday on campus. Alumni will have dinner at 6:30 p.m. Friday in the experimental theatre in the Joan C. Edwards Playhouse. ... Read more »

INTO MU establishes role in SGA

Caitlin Fowlkes, Reporter
April 24, 2015
Filed under NEWS

Marshall University INTO students were elected to represent the INTO MU program as senators in the Student Government Association for the first time. Vinay Penematsa and Jagan Pagala were elected Tuesday after two days of paper ballot elections. Students voted for two... Read more »