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Tom Jenkins

Tom Jenkins

September 9, 2016
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Tom Jenkins is a junior broadcast journalism with a minor in political science from upstate New York. Tom is always consuming news and loves journalism in every aspect. He aspires to be a journalist in any form where he can produce content that he truly enjoys. Tom is a huge music nerd; you can ask him...

Joseph Ashley

Joseph Ashley

September 9, 2016
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Joseph Ashley is senior sports journalism major from Teays Valley, West Virginia. He is an avid sports fan but mostly enjoys watching college and professional football, as well as the Barclays Premier League. When not binge watching sports, he spends time binge watching specific Netflix, HBO, BBC, and...

Jake Griffith

Jake Griffith

September 9, 2016
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Hailing from the great city of St. Louis, Jake Griffith is a senior broadcast journalism major at Marshall University. Not only is Jake the Sports Editor for The Parthenon, but he also is the station manager and sports director for Marshall University Television channel 25. In his free time, he hosts...

Nancy Peyton

Nancy Peyton

January 18, 2016
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Nancy Peyton is a senior online journalism major from a small town in Logan county. When she is not doing work for The Parthenon or The State Journal, Nancy spends her free time reading, watching Netflix and shopping (way more than she should, but that's definitely OK). She is also the Executive Editor...

Amanda Gibson

Amanda Gibson

January 18, 2016
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Amanda Gibson is a senior print journalism major from Pocahontas County, WV. She has a passion for writing, news and classic literature. Amanda can be found spending her time doing homework, revising her constantly changing to-do list or editing in the newsroom. In her free time, you can...

Ryan Fischer

Ryan Fischer

January 18, 2016
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Ryan Fischer is a sophomore majoring in print and online journalism from Berkeley Springs, West Virginia. As an avid media and literature enthusiast, he aspires to write and photograph material for a variety of print and broadcast news publications. Events that inspire him include winter and extreme...

Jared Casto

Jared Casto

January 18, 2016
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Jared Casto is an Online Journalism major, an editor for the Honors College's Honors Oracle and a member of the Society of Professional Journalists. When Casto isn't reading or reporting the news, he's usually consuming any and all other media, watching terrible movies with his friends or eating an absurd...

Michael Brown

Michael Brown

October 7, 2015
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Michael Brown is a senior Public Relations and Advertising double major with a minor in Marketing. He is from the Dirty Burg in the Eastern Panhandle of the Mountain State. After finishing school he plans to move to Washington D.C. and see what all life has to offer. Michael hopes to be a mix of Carrie...

Kabrea James

Kabrea James

September 21, 2015
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Kabrea James is a Senior at Marshall University studying Print Journalism and Creative Writing. She elates in spreading love and encouraging others to simply "BE".  In her spare time, Kabrea enjoys studying Astrology and updating her blog "L'euphorique".

William Izzo

William Izzo

February 8, 2015
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Will Izzo is a punk kid doing punk stuff (in his own right). Will does whatever pleases him and tries his very best to not fall into some new trend. Will’s time is occupied by a lot of different things, simply because he can’t make up his mind. Will likes to eat, sleep, Tweet, skateboard, camp, listen...

Karima Neghmouche

Karima Neghmouche

November 30, 2014
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Karima Neghmouche is an Appalachian-Algerian with a major in public relations and a minor in marketing. She is a bartender at Guyan Golf & Country Club, a full-time student, a fashion enthusiast, a coffee snob and a world traveler. Karima spends her very rare yet very appreciated free time shopping,...