The Parthenon

Brittany Hively

Brittany Hively

August 30, 2019

Brittany Hively is from a small town in West Virginia better known for an unbelievable flying creature than anything. She is a senior double majoring in public relations and journalism with double minors in marketing and history because she tends to overachieve. A mom of two and a wife to her other half,...

Taylor Speight

Taylor Speight

August 30, 2019

Taylor Speight is a senior majoring in adverting and public relations. She is currently the director of promotions for WMUL, Marshall University's official radio station. She is also a journalist and director of promotions for Today News Africa, a news media company that focuses on news in Africa and...

Brigham Warf

Brigham Warf

August 30, 2019

Brigham Warf is a senior majoring in public relations with a minor in marketing. He is from Barboursville, West Virginia, which is about 15 minutes from Huntington. Growing up so close to Huntington, Brigham has been attending Thundering Herd sporting events most of his life which influenced his decision...

Sarah Rowe

Sarah Rowe

August 30, 2019

Sarah Rowe is a broadcast journalism major who is also planning to minor in English. She has lived just outside of Huntington, in Prichard, West Virginia, for most of my life. She is covering the Huntington beat for The Parthenon. Sarah loves the outdoors and animals and is involved with local animal...

Grant Goodrich

Grant Goodrich

August 30, 2019

Grant Goodrich is majoring in sports broadcast journalism and minoring in entrepreneurship. He has lived in Huntington, West Virginia his entire life, and Marshall athletics, especially football, was a major part of his childhood. Now as a Marshall student, it is no surprise that he is heavily involved...

Michael Morgan

Michael Morgan

August 30, 2019

Michael Morgan is a sports journalism major with a minor in business from Proctorville, Ohio. He is very involved with his church, New Beginning Apostolic, where he attends regularly and occasionally preaches with hopes in obtaining his local ministry license in the near future. Aside from church, Michael...

Summer Jewell

Summer Jewell

August 30, 2019

Summer Jewell is a junior from Logan, West Virginia. She is majoring in journalism with an emphasis on broadcast. She is passionate about good movies, small animals and long naps. She hopes to pursue journalism in some form after graduation, wherever life takes her.

Mike Dotson

Mike Dotson

August 30, 2019

Mike Dotson is from a small coal country town in southern West Virginia called Williamson. Mike is a senior this year and has been at Marshall all four years pursuing his degree in broadcast journalism. He just finished an internship with The Herald-Dispatch this past summer and has always had a love...

Robert Castillo

Robert Castillo

August 30, 2019

Robert Castillo is a broadcast journalism major from Bluefield, West Virginia. Some of his interests include sports, video games, watching game shows, cats and visiting Myrtle Beach. Robert’s interest for journalism can be traced back to his childhood watching the news as a kid. He has worked with...

Aaron Dickens

Aaron Dickens

August 30, 2019

Aaron Dickens is a junior broadcast journalism major from Parkersburg, West Virginia. His passion for broadcast journalism increased during his senior year of high school after taking a mass communications class. He currently films football practices and games for Herd Video and occasionally anchors...

Marcus Williams

Marcus Williams

August 30, 2019

Marcus Dion Williams, hailing from the nation's capital, is a big city boy in a small town. His major is public relations with a minor in marketing. His favorite color is pink. This year, Marcus is assigned to the Greek Affairs beat, so if you see a boy with pink hair around, just yell out to him and...

Yinka Bamiro

Yinka Bamiro

August 30, 2019

Olayinka Bamiro, or “Yinka” for short, is a senior at Marshall University, born and raised in Washington, D.C. Yinka majors in public relations with a minor in marketing. In the past, Yinka has also done communications and outreach work for non-profits such as Ronald McDonald House Charities, Georgia...