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Mr. and Miss Marshall of 2018 homecoming for herd

Mr. and Miss Marshall of 2018 homecoming for herd

Madison Davis, Reporter

October 24, 2018


Filed under GALLERIES, LIFE, Showcase

The titles for 2018 Mr. and Miss Marshall were named during halftime of Saturday’s Homecoming game. The titles were awarded to junior James Prentice and senior Jessica Yurkovich. Prentice, a business management major, and Yurkovich, an exercise science major, both are in many leadership posit...

Judgement House gives look into judgement, hell and heaven

Judgement House gives look into judgement, hell and heaven

Lillie Bodie, Reporter

October 23, 2018


Filed under LIFE, Showcase

Christ Temple Church strives to grow churches throughout the community with their annual Judgment House “Spiked”. The Judgment House is a walk-through drama of heaven and hell laid out by actors and participants in the church or tri-state area. With 6,000 people anticipated to come this year, 300 voluntee...

In Their Shoes used to teach students about domestic violence

In Their Shoes used to teach students about domestic violence

Gretchen Kalar, Reporter

October 19, 2018


Filed under LIFE

In Their Shoes was an interactive event sponsored by the Office of Community Outreach and Volunteer Services, the Women’s and Gender Center, and Branches Domestic Violence Shelter, which took place Thursday, Oct. 18 in BE5 of Marshall University’s Memorial Student Center.  The event dealt with domestic...

100 mile meal feed hungry students on Marshall’s campus

100 mile meal feed hungry students on Marshall’s campus

Olayinka Bamiro, Reporter

October 19, 2018


Filed under GALLERIES, LIFE

Marshall University’s Student Association of Nutrition and Dietetics and the MU Sustainability Department organized the 100 Mile Meal event in Towers Market Place Oct. 17. 100 Mile Meal is an effort to improve the dining hall experience and promote healthy eating on campus. This event was started...

Yeager symposium features Adam Booth to talk about Appalachia

Yeager symposium features Adam Booth to talk about Appalachia

Douglas Harding, Reporter

October 18, 2018


Filed under LIFE

World-renowned storyteller, musician and West Virginia native Adam Booth participated in a Yeager Symposium and open dialogue with Marshall University students and Huntington residents Wednesday, Oct.17 at the Joan C. Edwards Performing Arts Center Playhouse. Booth discussed Appalachian dialects and...

Intercultural Talent Show at Marshall allows students to showcase talents

Intercultural Talent Show at Marshall allows students to showcase talents

Rachel Riddle, Reporter

October 18, 2018


Filed under GALLERIES, LIFE

Marshall University’s Intercultural Hispanic Organization collaborated with the Student Government Association to organize the Intercultural Talent Show Tuesday night in the Memorial Student Center’s Don Morris room. Participants demonstrated their talents before a panel of judges and an audien...

Huntington’s Keith Albee Theater lit up with The Barenaked Ladies’ performance Thursday night

Huntington’s Keith Albee Theater lit up with The Barenaked Ladies’ performance Thursday night

Lillie Bodie, Reporter

October 16, 2018


Filed under LIFE

Huntington’s Keith Albee Theater lit up the sign and stage with The Barenaked Ladies’ performance Thursday night. Seats were filled with Huntington community members of all ages while the band performed some of their top hits “One Week” and “If I had a $1,000,000” along with songs from...

Women’s rights group, Herd FREE, is fighting for reproductive education, equality for all

Douglas Harding, Reporter

October 16, 2018


Filed under LIFE

West Virginia’s leading organization fighting for women’s rights and equality for all, WV Focus on Reproductive Education and Equality, now has a Marshall University chapter called Herd FREE. Herd FREE’s mission is to raise awareness about women’s rights issues, such as access to reproductive ...

Unity Walk brings Marshall community together, begins homecoming activities

Unity Walk brings Marshall community together, begins homecoming activities

Hannah Graham, Reporter

October 16, 2018


Filed under GALLERIES, LIFE, Showcase

Marshall University had its seventh annual Unity Walk Monday, Oct. 15 to kick off the homecoming week festivities. The walk started and ended at the Memorial Student Center, and students from multiple organizations participated in the walk and celebrated their differences. Paige Reger, sophomore ...

HERD AROUND THE WORLD: Zenan Li, China

HERD AROUND THE WORLD: Zenan Li, China

Joelle Gates, Reporter

October 16, 2018


Filed under LIFE

Zenan Li, a first-year business major, left his small village in Zhejiang, China, to purse his undergraduate degree. After hearing about Marshall University’s business program, Li joined INTO, a program that brings international students to American universities to begin learning new skills and g...

Annual mac ‘n’ DZ philanthropy macaroni, cheese dinner

Annual mac ‘n’ DZ philanthropy macaroni, cheese dinner

LeAnna Owens, Reporter

October 14, 2018


Filed under GALLERIES, LIFE, Showcase

The event, Mac ‘n’ DZ, was a macaroni and cheese dinner. The proceeds went to Starkey Hearing as part of Delta Zeta’s philanthropy, speech and hearing. Starkey Hearing provides hearing aids to the less fortunate in the United States and abroad. Mac ‘n’ DZ started at 11 p.m. and lasted until...

White flags waving at capture the flag

White flags waving at capture the flag

LeAnna Owens, Reporter

October 14, 2018


Filed under LIFE

A white flag is symbolic of surrender and peace, but Oct. 10 it symbolized two organizations on Marshall University’s campus working together. Marshall’s Campus Activities Board and Greek fraternity Sigma Alpha Epsilon played a friendly game of capture the flag on campus this week to strength...