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47th Annual Fountain Ceremony honors 75 lost

47th Annual Fountain Ceremony honors 75 lost

Breanna Francis, Reporter

November 14, 2017


Filed under GALLERIES, NEWS, Showcase

  Sons and daughters of Marshall, as well as members of the Huntington community, gathered together today to remember those 75 individuals who lost their lives 47 years ago, as the grandson of two of those people gave the keynote speech in their honor. “From the day I was born, a love f...

GALLERY: Bridge Day 2017

GALLERY: Bridge Day 2017

Alex Runyon, Photography Editor

October 23, 2017


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Marshall students celebrate differences during Unity Walk

Marshall students celebrate differences during Unity Walk

Kayla Simmons, Reporter

October 9, 2017


Filed under GALLERIES, NEWS, Showcase

Marshall’s 6th Annual Unity Walk marked the beginning of the university’s 2017 homecoming week celebrations. Monday’s event was an opportunity to recognize the diversity of the school’s student body. “We [Marshall] originate from many cultures and many ethnic groups, many religions, languages and lifesty...

GALLERY: Kickin’ It On The Creek 2017

Nathan Thomas, Online Editor

September 18, 2017


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Marshall students, faculty join Women’s March on West Virginia

Marshall students, faculty join Women’s March on West Virginia

Jared Casto, Managing Editor

January 21, 2017


Filed under GALLERIES, NEWS, Showcase

Thirty-six Marshall students and faculty joined nearly 3,000 marchers Saturday, filing around the Capitol complex during the March on West Virginia, an event aimed to promote solidarity and combat the divisive rhetoric they believe has invaded America’s politics. Kristen Lillvis, assistant Engli...

Andy Grammer, Gavin DeGraw perform at Keith-Albee

Andy Grammer, Gavin DeGraw perform at Keith-Albee

Kessyl Lim, Reporter

October 22, 2016


Filed under GALLERIES, NEWS, Showcase

Multi-platinum recording artists Andy Grammer and Gavin DeGraw performed Friday at the Keith-Albee Performing Arts Center, along with special guest Wrabel. The night started with an opening act by Wrabel, singing his 2016 released track, “11 Blocks,” and the song most audiences were famili...

Louisville Cardinals defeat Thundering Herd

Louisville Cardinals defeat Thundering Herd

Joseph Ashley and Bob Wojcieszak

September 25, 2016


Filed under Football, GALLERIES, Showcase, SPORTS

The Marshall University Thundering Herd was defeated by the Louisville Cardinals, 59-28, Saturday. This breaks the four game winning streak Marshall had over Louisville. “There’s no question that’s an excellent team we just got done playing, and that quarterback is a special guy,” Mar...

Gallery: Thundering Serve Potato Drop

Gallery: Thundering Serve Potato Drop

Ryan Fischer, Photographer

September 19, 2016


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