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Ryan Fischer
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 sports, fine dining, and cultural affairs. In his down time, Ryan enjoys the many varieties of electronic music, binge gaming, skateboarding, hiking and climbing.

Ryan Fischer, Photo Editor, Reporter

Mar 06, 2017
The first SGA Presidential debate for 2017 to begin Tuesday (Photo)
Feb 27, 2017
Naloxone training saving lives, keeping Marshall safe (Photo)
Feb 13, 2017
Senator Bernie Sanders returns to West Virginia (Photo)
Feb 02, 2017
Students travel back in time to ‘speak’ to Dr. Carter G. Woodson (Photo)
Jan 19, 2017
Faculty Senate takes a stance on campus assault ()
Jan 16, 2017
Justice inaugurated as 36th governor of West Virginia ()
Sep 23, 2016
Phone charging stations installed in football stadium (Photo)
Sep 23, 2016
Gilbert ‘honored’ to be installed (Photo)
Sep 20, 2016
Gallery: Thundering Serve Potato Drop (Story)
Sep 05, 2016
Gallery: Huntington Music and Arts Festival (Story)
Sep 01, 2016
10th Annual ATO goes homeless (Story)
Aug 31, 2016
Herd volleyball takes down Ohio University (Photo)
Apr 28, 2016
DeadPhish Orchestra performs at V-Club (Story)
Apr 28, 2016
Marshall professor to study abroad (Photo)
Apr 27, 2016
Trump supporters take to roofs (Story/Photo)
Apr 27, 2016
Gallery: Bernie Sanders supporters gather for campaign rally (Story)
Apr 25, 2016
Broadway drama “Once” takes the Keith-Albee stage Tuesday (Story)
Apr 25, 2016
Jarvis, Kinner sworn in (Photo)
Apr 25, 2016
Gee, Bossi, Lane power Herd to weekend series victory over Charlotte (Photo)
Apr 21, 2016
West Edge Factory opens doors for 15 hours of music, arts (Story)
Apr 21, 2016
Honors students celebrate end of semester with annual picnic (Photo)
Apr 20, 2016
INTO Helping Animals aids students in learning English (Photo)
Apr 20, 2016
Herd goes Greener (Photo)
Apr 18, 2016
REMAIN|S capstone revealed (Story)
Apr 13, 2016
Marshall Smashers offers friendly competition, community for gamers (Story)
Apr 13, 2016
Mellenheads invade Huntington (Story)
Apr 07, 2016
Old Soul brings artists together for a night of music (Story)
Apr 06, 2016
Campus chalking continues (Story/Photo)
Apr 05, 2016
Local instrumental group Signals opens Wednesday at The V-Club (Story)
Apr 05, 2016
Marshall falls to WVU in extra innings, 5-4 (Photo)
Apr 05, 2016
Interfaith discussion answers forgiveness questions (Photo)
Apr 05, 2016
Phi Kappa Phi inducts new members into honor society (Photo)
Apr 05, 2016
Campus chalkings blur the line of free speech and hate speech (Photo)
Apr 04, 2016
Bossi hits for cycle as Marshall baseball clinches series win over C-USA foe (Photo)
Apr 04, 2016
Marshall, WVU baseball square off in Charleston (Photo)
Mar 31, 2016
“Keep Watch” album debuts at V-Club (Story)
Mar 31, 2016
Alpha Xi Delta hosts 65th annual Strawberry Breakfast (Photo)
Mar 31, 2016
Marshall public relations campaign hosts Reverse Raffle for The Ronald McDonald House (Photo)
Mar 30, 2016
SAE exchanges puppy snuggles for animal shelter support (Photo)
Mar 30, 2016
Herd baseball crushed 13-0 on the road by Morehead State (Photo)
Mar 30, 2016
Black United Students encourages students to Rock the Vote (Photo)
Mar 29, 2016
Marshall travels to Morehead state for midweek match (Photo)
Mar 28, 2016
Gee comes up clutch twice with go-ahead RBIs as Marshall baseball takes series against FIU (Photo)
Mar 17, 2016
Music keeps Huntington alive over spring break (Story)
Mar 17, 2016
Huntington goes green for St. Patrick’s Day (Photo)
Mar 16, 2016
Womens studies fires shots at body shaming (Story/Photo)
Mar 16, 2016
Jarvis/Kinner win election, bus system referendum passes (Photo)
Mar 16, 2016
Local drummer prepares for national tour (Story/Photo)
Mar 15, 2016
EOC gains grant writing experience (Photo)
Mar 15, 2016
Lane hits walk-off home run, Herd defeats Eagles, 6-5 (Photo)
Mar 14, 2016
Student body president, vice president hopefuls face off in final debate (Photo)
Mar 10, 2016
KNOW YOUR CANDIDATES (Photo)
Mar 10, 2016
Homesick student becomes Assistant Dean of Students (Photo)
Mar 09, 2016
Kelly eyes opportunity to play professionally (Photo)
Mar 09, 2016
Marshall women’s basketball team rolls over FIU, advances to quarterfinals (Photo)
Mar 09, 2016
Student Body candidates engage in first debate (Photo)
Mar 09, 2016
Blue Man Group brings color to campus (Story/Photo)
Mar 08, 2016
Marshall women’s basketball faces FIU in second round of C-USA Championship (Photo)
Mar 07, 2016
Jerusalem Symphony Orchestra to perform at Keith Albee (Story)
Mar 07, 2016
Women’s basketball earns consecutive road wins, sixth seed in tournament (Photo)
Mar 07, 2016
Mayor named to national opioid abuse task force (Photo)
Mar 03, 2016
Of The Dell takes the stage Saturday at The V-Club (Story)
Mar 02, 2016
Mind your table manners (Photo)
Mar 02, 2016
Renowned tubist brings variety to Marshall (Photo)
Mar 02, 2016
Boggs finds hope, life at Recovery Point (Story/Photo)
Mar 01, 2016
3-point shot a major weapon in Herd’s offense (Photo)
Feb 29, 2016
Marshall’s late push falls short, drops Senior Day game to Middle Tennessee (Photo)
Feb 29, 2016
High school athletes compete in MU Open Indoor Meet (Photo)
Feb 29, 2016
Marshall talent takes stage by storm (Photo)
Feb 29, 2016
International Film Festival continues through Thursday at Keith Albee (Photo)
Feb 25, 2016
International Film Festival returns to Keith Albee (Story)
Feb 25, 2016
“Mauritius” runs for second weekend (Photo)
Feb 25, 2016
Herd softball faces tough tests in Bama bash (Photo)
Feb 24, 2016
Big turnout for little orphan Annie (Story/Photo)
Feb 23, 2016
Culture Storm hits Black Sheep (Story/Photo)
Feb 23, 2016
Stadium Spirits shots: (Story/Photo)
Feb 22, 2016
Mauritius: On For Another Round Thursday (Story/Photo)
Feb 22, 2016
Marshall men’s basketball defeats Old Dominion in front of record crowd (Photo)
Feb 22, 2016
Elmore keeps it local with Marshall (Photo)
Feb 18, 2016
Annie rises to the stage Wednesday (Story)
Feb 18, 2016
Thursday marks National Drink Wine Day in the midst of American Heart Month (Photo)
Feb 19, 2016
Herd gets redemption win over 49ers (Photo)
Feb 17, 2016
Women’s basketball heads to Charlotte looking to rebound from loss to WKU (Photo)
Feb 17, 2016
Mayor Williams discusses proposed budget, opiate epidemic in State of the City (Photo)
Feb 15, 2016
Theater department brings “Mauritius” to the stage (Story/Photo)
Feb 15, 2016
Gabriel Gray performs senior recital (Photo)
Feb 15, 2016
Marshall places third in Chipotle Invitational (Photo)
Feb 15, 2016
Herd drops close game to Hilltoppers, 80-76 (Photo)
Feb 12, 2016
Faculty Brass Quintet gives a contemporary look at brass music (Story/Photo)
Feb 12, 2016
Huntington Arts Center expands with a new name (Story/Photo)
Feb 11, 2016
Marshall’s hot offense takes on WKU (Photo)
Feb 10, 2016
Meal plan policy scheduled to change next fall (Photo)
Feb 10, 2016
New guard combination making an impact in inaugural season with Marshall program (Photo)
Feb 09, 2016
Survey explores possibility of stadium alcohol sales (Photo)
Feb 08, 2016
City council adopts resolution to include sexual orientation, disabilities in hate crime legislation (Photo)
Feb 08, 2016
Boy Scouts earn merit badges at Marshall (Photo)
Feb 05, 2016
Big Sandy Arena Show Cancelled (Story)
Feb 03, 2016
SGA accepting donations for women in need (Photo)
Feb 02, 2016
LRC provides resources for students (Photo)
Feb 02, 2016
Sustainability department to complete Green Trail (Photo)
Feb 02, 2016
Taylor thriving in increased leadership role for the Herd (Photo)
Feb 01, 2016
V-Club Delivers an Energetic Show (Story/Photo)
Feb 01, 2016
Morris honored as history hero (Photo)
Feb 01, 2016
Men’s basketball falls to UAB in final seconds after controversial call (Photo)
Jan 29, 2016
Of the Dell to perform at V-Club (Story)
Jan 29, 2016
Marshall defeats Middle Tennessee, moves to top of conference standings (Photo)
Jan 29, 2016
Closing of Harless and 17th St. affects students (Photo)
Jan 27, 2016
Jazz Combo Blue’s “Relaxin’” Wednesday night (Photo)
Jan 27, 2016
ZeroDarkThirty, Red Sun Rising perform at V-Club Tuesday (Story/Photo)
Jan 27, 2016
Where the Rhododendrons Grow: The Life and Times of President Jerry Gilbert (Photo)
Jan 27, 2016
CAB’s “Build a Button” event continues today (Photo)
Jan 27, 2016
New measurement system for recycling in residence halls (Photo)
Jan 26, 2016
Red Sun Rising debuts Tuesday at V-Club (Story)
Jan 25, 2016
Commuters struggle to get to campus; students tweet at university to close (Photo)
Jan 26, 2016
Leftover snow causes parking turmoil around campus (Photo)
Jan 26, 2016
City council addresses vacant buildings, partners with AHIDTA (Photo)
Jan 25, 2016
Marshall women’s basketball team downs Old Dominion in snow-delayed game (Photo)
Jan 18, 2016
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Jan 22, 2016
MU Middle School Band Festival Cancelled (Story)
Jan 20, 2016
Oh, Snow (Photo)
Jan 20, 2016
Women’s basketball attempts to even conference record (Photo)
Jan 20, 2016
Students compare textbook prices, find alternatives to campus bookstore (Photo)
Jan 19, 2016
Sly Roosevelt, Scroungehound take the stage (Story/Photo)
Jan 19, 2016
Marshall observes MLK (Photo)
Oct 15, 2015
Black Sheep hosts ‘Why Listen’ broadcast panel (Story)
Sep 29, 2015
Good News Llamas (Story)
Sep 22, 2015
Artist Profile: Most Exalted (Story)
Sep 14, 2015
Tri-State Conference on Diversity and Inclusion brings awareness (Photo)
Sep 14, 2015
ChiliFest heats up Huntington (Photo)
Aug 31, 2015
Retro video game convention warped into downtown Huntington (Photo)
Aug 31, 2015
Little Victories Begins Month Long “Cram the Van” ()
Apr 24, 2015
Miljovic named Man of Marshall (Photo)
Apr 24, 2015
Panel discusses Christian view of sexuality Thursday (Photo)
Apr 16, 2015
INTO MU panel addresses xenophobia (Photo)
Apr 02, 2015
Burritos and Brews and Bands (Photo)
Apr 02, 2015
Bone, Dody join voice and euphonium (Photo)
Mar 27, 2015
‘Gauley Mountain’ documents ecosexual love story through film (Photo)
Mar 10, 2015
Marshall professor featured in saxophone recital (Photo)
Mar 02, 2015
Quiz game determines Wizard of Sexuality Studies (Photo)
Mar 02, 2015
Dog Bowl raises funds at Colonial Lanes (Photo)
Feb 27, 2015
Equal rights advocate Robyn Ochs presents seminar on sexual identity (Photo)
Feb 23, 2015
‘Anything Goes’ sets sail in Huntington (Photo)