The Parthenon

Parthe-Pet: Nica

Parthe-Pet: Nica

June 11, 2019


Filed under OPINION, Parthe-Pet

This is Nica, fur baby of Jeff Wolfe (jazz studies faculty in the School of Music) and Beth Wolfe (Director of Continuing Education). She had a great time at Topsail Island, North Carolina, last week. She’s a 10-year-old Golden Retriever who still acts like she’s two, and she had a blast meeting...

GINGER’S GUIDE TO: Living on Campus

GINGER’S GUIDE TO: Living on Campus

Amanda Larch, Managing Editor

June 11, 2019


Filed under COLUMN, OPINION

When I first arrived at Marshall University, I was a wide-eyed freshman who didn’t have much life experience. And as a journalism major, I barely had any writing experience (my high school newspaper, if you can call it that, was a joke). But as I write this, I just learned that two of my articles for...

EDITORIAL: Huntington needs you, class of 2023

EDITORIAL: Huntington needs you, class of 2023

June 11, 2019


Filed under OPINION, Showcase

What are your impressions of Huntington? Maybe you’ve lived here your entire life, or maybe you’d never been to the Jewel City until you visited Marshall University for the first time. Whatever the case may be for you, we here are all too familiar with the negative image that exists within the minds...

Movie Review: ‘Godzilla: King of the Monsters’

Dillon McCarty, Contributor

June 11, 2019


Filed under OPINION

“Godzilla: King of the Monsters” follows the exploits of Monarch, an organization dedicated to studying kaiju monsters. When a rogue crew unleashes the ancient kaiju, Monarch attempts to handle the situation. Eventually, the creatures attack humanity, and the body count continually grows. But of...

Movie Review: ‘Avengers: Endgame’

Dillon McCarty, Contributor

May 8, 2019


Filed under OPINION

Last year, “Avengers: Infinity War” ended with a monumental cliffhanger. Now, after a year of speculation, “Avengers” Endgame” is here. The film follows the remaining heroes who survived Thanos’ snap. In the previous film (“Infinity War”), Thanos wiped out half of life. In this picture,...

Farewell from our graduating staff: Kieran Intemann

Farewell from our graduating staff: Kieran Intemann

Kieran Intemann, Sports Editor

April 30, 2019


Filed under OPINION

As my time at Marshall is slowly dwindling down to a close, it’s given me a chance to look back, reflect and appreciate everything I have been able to achieve throughout my time in Huntington. The past four years have taught me a lot about myself. I came to Marshall in the summer of 2015 and, honestly,...

Farewell from our graduating staff: Heather Barker

Farewell from our graduating staff: Heather Barker

Heather Barker, Executive Editor

April 30, 2019


Filed under OPINION

Huntington has been my home for my entire life. I was born here, grew up here and went to college here. But I did not develop a deep love for the city until I was a student at Marshall. Like most teenagers, I wanted to leave my hometown for college and be my own person, but Marshall was the school that...

Parthe-Pet: Bernie

Parthe-Pet: Bernie

April 30, 2019


Filed under OPINION, Parthe-Pet

Here’s a picture of Bernie chomping on this wheat grass and doing his best “laughing along to a joke that, deep down, hurt your feelings”-face. Interested in featuring your pet in the paper? Use #ParthePet on social media or contact [email protected] with photos and a short bio.

EDITORIAL: After 2018/2019, we are more

EDITORIAL: After 2018/2019, we are more

April 30, 2019


Filed under OPINION, Showcase

The fountain is finally back on, and it officially feels like spring on Marshall’s campus. With the semester and school year coming to a close, nostalgia seems to fill the air, just like pollen, bees and flower buds blowing in the wind. Many Marshall students are leaving this campus in May, but...

Journalist soldier finds home away from Marshall family

Journalist soldier finds home away from Marshall family

Meg Keller, For The Parthenon

April 30, 2019


Filed under COLUMN, OPINION

I’m having an identity crisis. I don’t know if I’m a journalist or a soldier anymore. In an attempt to incite some humorous rhetoric, I did change my twitter name to “Journalist Soldier Meg,” but truly, who am I these days?  For the last three years I have pursued my education in a now...

Movie review: ‘Shazam’

Dillon McCarty, Contributor

April 30, 2019


Filed under OPINION

“Shazam” follows Billy Batson, a foster kid attempting to find his biological mother. After colliding with the law, Batson is placed in a new home. Eventually, an elderly wizard gives his powers to Batson. For the rest of the story, Batson is able to transform into an adult superhero. However, the...

Parthe-Pet: Sophie

Parthe-Pet: Sophie

April 23, 2019


Filed under OPINION, Parthe-Pet

This is Sophie, she was named after the famous Golden Girl, Sophia Petrillo! Trust us, her personality matches. She’s very friendly and a very happy girl. She loves to run in the park and destroy every toy she’s ever owned. Stay Golden! Interested in featuring your pet in the paper? Use #ParthePet on...