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Alison Baldridge

Alison Baldridge

August 28, 2017


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Alison Baldridge is a junior Print Journalism major that is from Man, WV. She works at the Boys and Girls Club of Guyandotte and seeing the children always brightens her day. Her hobbies include writing poetry, going to concerts, and cosplaying as her favorite anime/video game characters. Alison...

Ryan Murphy

January 11, 2017


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Ryan Murphy is a junior broadcast journalism major with a minor in film studies from right here in Huntington, West Virginia. He hopes to become a news anchor, possibly for WSAZ. Ryan is currently employed at Marquee Cinemas and has a passion for films and filmmaking, having aspired to be a film director...

Alexia Lilly

Alexia Lilly

January 11, 2017


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Alexia Lilly is a sophomore Print Journalism major from Charleston, West Virginia. She wants to inform the community about important issues and compelling stories. Her dream job would be writing for a high fashion magazine, and incorporating important issues into their artistic medium. She loves all...

Karenann Flouhouse

Karenann Flouhouse

January 11, 2017


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Karenann Flouhouse is a sophomore public relations and online journalism double major from Barboursville, West Virginia. She is also a proud member of the Marching Thunder, and participated in their international debut for the 2017 New Year’s Day Parade in Rome, Italy. Karenann also serves as a Presidential...

Lillie Bodie

Lillie Bodie

January 11, 2017


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Native of Huntington, WV Lillie Bodie is a double major in Public Relations and Music Performance at Marshall University. Lillie is a waitress at the never-ending salad and breadsticks palace Olive Garden and is a part of the Black Scholars Society, Delta Zeta Sorority, University Chorus, The Heavy Hitters...

Hannah Swartz

Hannah Swartz

January 11, 2017


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Hannah is a full-time Sophomore majoring in Print Journalism. She’s originally from Milton, WV but moved to Logan County at the age of 14 and graduated from Chapmanville Regional High School in the class of 2015. She spends her free time reading, listening to music, and playing her boyfriend’s Xbox One...

Patrick O’Leary

Patrick O’Leary

January 11, 2017


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Patrick O’Leary is a sophomore at Marshall University majoring in sport management and minoring in public relations from South Charleston, West Virginia. He is a lifelong sports fanatic, so he decided at a young age to try to make a career out of it in some form. Patrick aspires to work in...

Brittlyn Nutter

Brittlyn Nutter

January 11, 2017


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Brittlyn Nutter enjoys writing, gaming, and being with family/friends. She enjoys getting to experience some new things and am willing to give an effort towards a good cause. Starting new friendships and getting new contacts to have is also a good way for her to started on as well.

Kylee Hurley

Kylee Hurley

January 11, 2017


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Kylee Hurley is a senior public relations major and political science minor from Wheelersburg, OH. When she is not studying you can find her keeping up with all things media or playing with her dogs, as she is the definition of an animal lover. When she is not doing those things, she enjoys watching...

Matthew Groves

Matthew Groves

January 11, 2017


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Matthew Groves is a second-year student at Marshall University from Ripley, West Virginia.  Matthew is studying Broadcast Journalism and is minoring in Film Studies.  He is a self-proclaimed cinefile who aspires to either write and direct his own films, or write and report as a film critic. Matthew...

Austin Creel

Austin Creel

January 11, 2017


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Austin Creel is a junior in Print Journalism at Marshall. He hopes to use his major as an outlet to write about anyone and anything. He’s currently writing for the Parthenon’s Performing Arts beat. After graduating, he hopes to get a job editing somewhere, but will probably have to work his way up...

Luke Carpenter

Luke Carpenter

January 11, 2017


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Luke Carpenter is a marketing major that minors in broadcast journalism.  Throughout his college career, he has worked with HerdVision (university communications, promotions and digital media) for a number of athletic and other Marshall University events. Luke is also employed at Buffalo Wild Wings...