The Parthenon

Meg Keller | Social Media Editor

Meg Keller | Social Media Editor

September 3, 2019

Meg Keller is a senior public relations/advertising major from Pendleton County, West Virginia. She is passionate about writing and storytelling, diversity and Appalachia. As a soldier in the West Virginia Army National Guard she helps facilitate missions as a Signal Support Systems Specialist. Meg lives...

Joelle Gates | Life! Editor

Joelle Gates | Life! Editor

August 30, 2019

Joelle Gates is a senior at Marshall University pursuing a degree in online journalism. Her passion is sharing the stories of individuals from every walk of life to help diversify the idea of society, specifically in her Appalachian home state. Following graduation, Joelle hopes to obtain a career in...

Taylor Huddleston | Assistant Sports Editor

Taylor Huddleston | Assistant Sports Editor

August 30, 2019

Taylor Huddleston is a broadcast journalism major, minoring in Spanish and sport management, from Charleston, West Virginia. Taylor can be found on the sideline of any Marshall athletic event. She is currently involved with Marshall Communications, HerdVision, PRSSA (The Public Relations Student Society...

Amanda Larch | Managing Editor

Amanda Larch | Managing Editor

August 27, 2018

Amanda Larch is a senior print journalism major, with minors in English and women's studies, from Hurricane, West Virginia. She is passionate about reading, writing poetry, Stevie Nicks, hiking, vinyl records and all things vintage. Amanda is the executive editor for the Honors Oracle. After graduating,...

Sarah Ingram | Copy Editor

Sarah Ingram | Copy Editor

August 27, 2018

Sarah Ingram is a senior from Martinsburg, West Virginia. She is majoring in print journalism and double minoring in Spanish and English. Sarah spends her free time reading, longboarding, and watching girly television shows on Netflix. She hopes to one day work in a city in the southwest just so she...

Sydney Shelton | Sports Editor

Sydney Shelton | Sports Editor

August 27, 2018

Sydney Shelton is from a one stoplight town in southern Virginia that cannot be found on a map. After attending a community college for two years, Sydney transferred to Marshall University to pursue a degree in public relations. She is a student manager with the Herd Equipment of Marshall Athletics...

Hanna Pennington | Executive Editor

Hanna Pennington | Executive Editor

August 27, 2018

Hanna Pennington is a senior online journalism major and history minor. She loves traveling, Taylor Swift and spending time with her four dogs. Hanna has served as a reporter for the Parthenon as well as social media manager and is the current layout editor for the Honors Oracle and communications intern...

Joe Artrip | Production Editor

Joe Artrip | Production Editor

August 27, 2018

Joe Artrip is a video production major and West Virginia native. Joe has an interest in playing music locally and producing online web content.

Michaela Crittenden | Photo and Graphics Editor

Michaela Crittenden | Photo and Graphics Editor

August 27, 2018

Michaela Crittenden a.k.a “Critter” is a junior print major from Braxton County, WV. She developed a love for journalism her freshman year of high school and has been on the path to become a journalist ever since. Michaela enjoys watching Netflix, listening to Jhené Aiko, painting, and watching...

Douglas Harding | News Editor

Douglas Harding | News Editor

August 27, 2018

Douglas Harding is from Sissonville, West Virginia, and is a junior print journalism major with minors in English and history. Douglas’s life experiences have largely shaped his passions for learning, reading, writing, traveling, listening to music and simply living life to its fullest. He has special...

Jesten Richardson | Online Editor

Jesten Richardson | Online Editor

August 27, 2018

Jesten Richardson is a senior multimedia journalism and English double major from Huntington, West Virginia. She enjoys reading, learning new languages, studying history and watching foreign films. Jesten also enjoys being a staff member of The Parthenon and the Honors Oracle and helping out at WMUL...