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‘We got it from Here… Thank You 4 Your Service’: An Informal Album Review

‘We got it from Here… Thank You 4 Your Service’: An Informal Album Review

William Izzo, Life! Editor
November 28
Filed under An Informal Album Review, LIFE, OPINION

A Tribe Called Quest has been seemingly revived from their hibernation, and have blasted their way into the mainstream charts with a blend of their classic style, and contributions from some of the hottest acts today has to offer. “We got it from Here… Thank You 4 Your service” is ATCQ’s f...

Letter to the Editor

November 15
Filed under Election 2016, OPINION

In the wake of the recent election, hate crimes and threats against minorities of different races, sexual orientations, and religious groups have been on the rise. Among those being targeted are Muslims in America, who have been heavy victims of this past presidential campaign. Since the results...

Editorial: We will hold Trump accountable together

Editorial: We will hold Trump accountable together

November 14
Filed under Election 2016, OPINION

On the morning of Nov. 9, the morning after Election Day, Huntington was still standing. Cars were still stopped impatiently at the red light before McDonald’s, and people were milling around on the sidewalks. The world was still turning, even though, for many, especially Hillary Clinton supporter...

Column: How to move to Canada: don’t

Madi Pulfer, Contributor
November 14
Filed under COLUMN, Election 2016

Just over a year ago, Canadians elected a young progressive man named Justin Trudeau as our Prime Minister. His message of hope, equality and acceptance resonated with Canadians, who rejected the Islamophobic rhetoric of his challenger. Yesterday, Donald Trump was elected President of the United States...

Column: Rerouting toward progress

Jared Casto, Online Editor
November 14
Filed under COLUMN, Election 2016

On election night, as results poured in indicating that Donald Trump would become the next president of the United States, I felt compelled to call my friend in D.C. This friend, a native Colombian who moved to America just over a year ago, said the city was in shock, as was the rest of the world. We...

Letter to the Editor

Jesse McLain
November 14
Filed under OPINION

Dear President-elect Donald J. Trump, First, congratulations. The 2016 Presidential Election was the first election that I was old enough to vote in, and man was it a historical one. I am going to be completely honest and say I was not your biggest fan. Through-out the primary I did everything I c...

Leave Your Mark: A column by Cara Bailey, former Parthenon executive editor and friend of Jeff Kovatch

Cara Bailey, Former Parthenon Executive Editor
November 14
Filed under COLUMN

Our Marshall community recently lost a professor, researcher, adviser, mentor and cheerleader when Jeff Kovatch passed away Nov. 5. Personally, I lost a dear friend. Jeff, a biology professor, and his wife, psychology professor Paige Muellerleile, have lived in Huntington for just 10 years, yet their ro...

XOXO, Michael Brown

Michael Brown, Assignment Editor
November 14
Filed under XOXO Michael Brown

The readers submitted some questions about life, love and everything in between. I answered them as honest as I knew possible. I’m here to keep it real with you when no one else is and to answer with no judgment because I don’t know you! I’m just a college senior who enjoys giving his opinion. ...

Column: Our system is “too strong” to be taken down

Tom Jenkins, Reporter
November 14
Filed under COLUMN, Election 2016

As Americans sat back and watched as Donald Trump shocked political analysts, Democrats, and virtually flipped the electoral map, there was a clear a sense of disbelief, due to the assumption that Hillary Clinton would win this campaign. As the night went on, it became more apparent that something wa...

We missed Jeff today…

We missed Jeff today…

Ralph Turner, Instructor in Journalism
November 10
Filed under OPINION, Showcase

Originally ran November 18, 1970. Jeffery Nathan or Nathan Jeffery? I remember the first day in the beginning reporting class. Was that student’s first name Jeffery or Nathan? They both sounded like first and last names. The name stood out. At that time – in September, 1969 – it was beca...

Editorial: Marshall remembers

Editorial: Marshall remembers

November 10
Filed under OPINION

It is said time heals all wounds. While it may be true in some instances, Marshall University is an exception. The Marshall, Huntington and Tri-State communities lost 75 people nearly 46 years ago and for some, the impact of the loss still lingers. Those who were supposed to be on the plane the night of Nov. 14,...

Column: On the outside, looking in

Jacob Griffith, Reporter, Assistant Sports Editor
November 10
Filed under COLUMN

Here we are again. Another year has passed, another year that sons and daughters of Marshall had to live without a mother or father, a brother or sister, a loved one. As a Marshall student, I am put in an interesting position heading into the 46th anniversary of the plane crash. I was not raised in West Virg...