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Danite Belay

Danite Belay

September 7, 2017


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Native of Atlanta, Georgia, Danite Belay moved to a small-town in southern West Virginia leading her to Marshall University. Danite loves spending quality time with family, friends, and her fur-baby, Nitro. She also enjoys learning more about her Ethiopian heritage and culture that she takes a lot...

Kyle Curley 

Kyle Curley 

September 7, 2017


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A senior Sports Journalism Print major, Kyle Curley hails from Centreville, Virginia. He is the Assistant Sports Editor for The Parthenon. He loves Liverpool FC, FC Barcelona and the Washington Capitals. Kyle hopes to work for the Washington Capitals or overseas in England for the English Premier...

Pamela Young

Pamela Young

September 7, 2017


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Pamela Young is a double major in PR and Broadcast Journalism. A D.C. native, she also embraces her African-American and Latino heritage. She aspires to work for Universion, or to be a public relations practitioner. Her goal is to be an example others can look to.

Landon Mitchell

Landon Mitchell

September 7, 2017


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Landon Mitchell is a senior majoring in broadcast journalism. He graduated in 2014 from Scott High School and is from Ottawa, West Virginia. He loves writing, music and movies, and really likes the writing aspect of journalism. As well as the Parthenon, he is a part of the WMUL Radio station...

Adam Stephens

Adam Stephens

August 28, 2017


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Adam Stephens is a sophomore pursuing a major in broadcast journalism and a minor in political science. He is from Nitro, West Virginia where he graduated from Nitro High School. Adam has always kept up with current events and politics and was always the one to ask if you wanted to know what was in the...

Sebastian Morris

Sebastian Morris

August 28, 2017


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Sebastian Morris was born in Norfolk, VA. After living briefly in Nashville, TN, his family relocated again to West Virginia, where he developed an interest in writing and journalism. He spent his high school years working for the broadcast program both in front of the camera and behind the scenes....

Kayla Simmons

Kayla Simmons

August 28, 2017


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Kayla Simmons is a senior broadcast journalism major. She is from Gainesville, Florida and has lived there her entire life. She attends Marshall on an athletic scholarship for volleyball. When she's not studying or playing volleyball, Shes probably watching her favorite show, Criminal Minds.

Hunter Ellis

Hunter Ellis

August 28, 2017


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Hunter Ellis is a senior Public Relations major with a Spanish Minor. In her free time, which is never, she enjoys camping and spending time with her dog Noodle. She is the manager at Yellow Brick Road Prom and Formals, and she is also employed by the Putnam County Chamber of Commerce where she is an...

Caroline Kimbro

Caroline Kimbro

August 28, 2017


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Caroline Kimbro is a junior public relations major and constitutional democracy minor from the Philadelphia area. After completing undergraduate and graduate degrees, she hopes to pursue a career focused on human rights advocacy through policy and compelling storytelling. In her free time, Caroline enjoys...

Buffy Six

Buffy Six

August 28, 2017


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Buffy Six is a sophomore chasing after a degree in Online Journalism. She is from Sutton, West Virginia and graduated from Braxton County High School. As a student at Marshall, she is a Social Media Ambassador. Aside from interviews and writing, Buffy enjoys dancing, acting, photography, and keeping...

Brooke Griffin

Brooke Griffin

August 28, 2017


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Brooke Griffin is a Marshall University senior from Charlotte, North Carolina, and has lived in West Virginia for a year. She says the best way to describe her life is a Leslie Knope quote, "I love news and waffles!"

Breanna Francis

Breanna Francis

August 28, 2017


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Breanna Francis is a Senior in Print Journalism at Marshall University. A military brat originally from Huntington, she has lived all over the country and has developed a desire for learning new things, experiencing different cultures, and telling exciting stories in their truest forms. She loves reading...