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Monica Zalaznik

Monica Zalaznik

September 9
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Monica Zalaznik is a junior majoring in print journalism. She is also the online director at WMUL because she hopes to be well versed in more than just one medium. Monica is from Buckhannon, West Virginia and graduated from Buckhannon Upshur High School. In her spare time, she enjoys playing video games,...

Kyle Camacho

Kyle Camacho

September 9
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Kyle Camacho is a junior public relations major from Greenwich, Connecticut. In his spare time he enjoys making music and finding new resources for gathering knowledge. His future goals are to be happy, sustain financial stability and either work with or own a successful, innovative advertising firm....

Krislyn Holden

Krislyn Holden

September 9
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Krislyn Holden is a junior online journalism and public relations double major with a minor in marketing.  When she has free time, she loves do-it-yourself projects, coordinating events, baking, hiking and being involved with the ministry at her church.  Krislyn aspires to “be the change she wishes...

Kessyl Lim

Kessyl Lim

September 9
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Kessyl Lim is a senior from Penang, Malaysia majoring in broadcast journalism. She loves her country as she loves journalism, thus she flew 29 hours away from home to come to this beautiful place called Marshall University. She aspires to be an international model with a degree and some kind of knowledge...

Jordan Nelson

Jordan Nelson

September 9
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Jordan Nelson is a senior print journalism major from the small town of Beckley, West Virginia. With a passion for writing, she hopes to become a newspaper reporter one day in the eclectic city of Asheville, North Carolina. If you can't find her home cuddled up with a good book, she's more than likely...

Fresh produce available weekly at MSC

Noah Gillispie, Reporter
September 8
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After getting their hands dirty in Marshall’s Student Garden, Marshall University’s Sustainability Department will give away some of their fresh produce at a stand every Wednesday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Memorial Student Center. The stand began this Wednesday and some of the produce included...

Brooke Estep

Brooke Estep

September 5
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Brooke Estep is a junior from Huntington, West Virginia majoring in Public Relations. She hopes that a career in PR will allow her to advocate for things she loves and help those around her. She enjoys socializing, working with Baptist Campus Ministry, reading, hiking and frequent naps. After her...

Jack Bogaczyk: unedited

Jack Bogaczyk: unedited

Adam Rogers, Sports Editor
July 22
Filed under Showcase, SPORTS, Uncategorized

                          Former Herdzone.com columnist and Herd Insider editor Jack Bogaczyk officially retired on June 30th after more than 40 years as a beat reporter, editor and columnist. ...

Catch ’em all: Paula Vega Cakes responds tastefully to Pokémon craze

Catch ’em all: Paula Vega Cakes responds tastefully to Pokémon craze

July 22
Filed under LIFE, Uncategorized

With the discovery of a gym inside their bakery, employees at Paula Vega cupcakes have deployed a creative tactic to attract Pokémon Go-chasers: by targeting the sweet tooth. The cupcakes, flavored with the bakery’s traditional Vanilla Bean, comes in three colors, representative of the three Pokémon...

Incantations Of Daniel Johnston review and playlist

Nathan Thomas, Contributor
June 30
Filed under CONTRIBUTORS, LIFE, Uncategorized

Incantations Of Daniel Johnston cover “Sometimes it’s heaven and sometimes it’s hell. And sometimes you don’t even know,” that’s how Scott McClanahan defines the bipolar disorder of his subject matter in the text of his graphic novel The Incantations of Daniel Johnston. The definition is...

Brad Goodall talks local music

Karima Neghmouche, Life Editor
June 24
Filed under LIFE, Uncategorized

Families who jam together, stay together. That's the mantra local musician Brad Goodall, who sings and plays piano in the prominent Huntington rock band Ona, lives by. Goodall said he got into music through his parents, who always had pianos and guitars in his house. After receiving his first drum...

Blenko debuts, sells out of state birthday pieces

Lexi Browning, Executive Editor
June 24
Filed under NEWS, Uncategorized

  Blenko Glass Company revealed its annual state birthday piece, titled Patience’s Prize, Saturday for the 153 anniversary of West Virginia’s statehood. The piece, a jade-tinted fish designed by Arlon Bayliss, paid homage to the state’s fishing industry and local legends. “This...