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The student news organization of Marshall University

The Parthenon

The student news organization of Marshall University

The Parthenon

The student news organization of Marshall University

The Parthenon

2021-2022 Staff

Tyler Spence
Executive Editor

Tyler Spence

He/Him Tyler Spence is a Huntington native studying journalism, public relations and political science, with a particular passion for U.S. politics and international journalism. Tyler has traveled West Virginia to tell stories...

Conner Woodruff
News Editor

Conner Woodruff

Conner Woodruff is a Junior at Marshall University and is studying Broadcast journalism after 3 years in Logan High School’s Award-Winning Broadcast Journalism Program, WLHS-TV. Outside of school, Conner works as the executive...

Evan Green
Features Editor

Evan Green

Evan Green is a young reporter and journalism student from West Portsmouth, Ohio. During his career, Evan has worked for a number of news publications including Scioto County Daily News, Shawnee State Chronicle, Portsmouth Daily...

Tyler Kennett
Sports Editor

Tyler Kennett

He/they Tyler Kennett is currently a senior at Marshall majoring in Sports Broadcast Journalism and English Creative Writing. He was born and raised in Rock, West Virginia by his grandparents along with his three siblings....

Rafael Alfonso
Copy Editor

Rafael Alfonso

Rafael Alfonso serves as a Yeager Scholar, Secretary for the Gay Straight Alliance, and now the Parthenon's newest Copy Editor. In his free time, he practices various martial arts and keeps up with his loved ones back in Virginia...

Abby Hanlon is a senior, studying public relations and advertising and serving as the campus editor. She will continue assisting with The Parthenon in the fall as online editor.
Social Media Manager

Abby Hanlon

She/Her Abby Hanlon is a senior advertising/public relations major from Huntington, West Virginia. She hopes to work in the public relations field with a travel agency or a nonprofit. Abby is interested in social media and...

Abby Ayes
Web Editor

Abby Ayes

She/Her Abby Ayes, originally from Nashville, Tennessee, is double majoring in Broadcast journalism and Public relations at Marshall University. Abby loves to write, talk, and create content for her community and University,...

Bob is sitting. | Photo courtesy of John.
Lead Reporter

Alaina Laster

Alaina Laster is currently a sophomore studying broadcast journalism and is double minoring in French and graphic design. She was born and raised in the small town of East China, Michigan. Alaina has always loved writing and knew...

Isabella Robinson
Lead Reporter

Isabella Robinson

She/Her Isabella Robinson, affectionately known as Bella, is a sophomore broadcast journalism student in the Honors College and is originally from Winfield, West Virginia. Bella is an experienced journalist and holds the titles...

Shauntelle Thompson
Photo and Graphics Editor

Shauntelle Thompson

Shauntelle Thompson is the photo and graphic design editor. She is West Virginia born and raised. She has been doing photography for 3 years and is excited to shoot for The Parthenon.

Calvin Staten
Reporter

Calvin Staten

Calvin Staten is a third-year multimedia journalism major at Marshall University. After he graduates he hopes to find a future career in video game journalism or covering pop culture or his interests. With how video game journalists are today and the track re...

Semoni Weaver
Reporter

Semoni Weaver

Semoni Weaver, originally from Richmond Virginia, is a sophomore multimedia journalism student in the College of Arts and Media with a minor in Spanish. Semoni was the recipient of the 2021 Marshall University Diversity Award...

Justin Zimmer
Reporter

Justin Zimmer

Justin Zimmer is a junior who is majoring in Sports Journalism.  Justin is a native of Bethesda, Maryland which is located just outside the nation’s capital. ​Justin hopes to be a play-by-play announcer either at the national or local lev...

Trevor Smith
Reporter

Trevor Smith

Trevor Smith is from Hurricane, West Virginia where he graduated high school in 2020. He is a multimedia journalism student and is set to graduate in 2023. He loves horror and crime movies.

Megan Marie Gragg
Reporter

Megan Marie Gragg

Megan Marie Gragg is a junior at Marshall University studying broadcast journalism. She chose this career path because she enjoys writing and being creative. Gragg grew up watching and playing sports, where she soon gained an i...

Victoria Ware
Reporter

Victoria Ware

Victoria Ware is a sophomore journalism major from Huntington, West Virginia. On campus, she is the statewide representative for the College Democrats at Marshall University. Victoria has had a love of writing since she was very...

Brea Smith
Reporter

Brea Smith

Brea Smith is from Piketon, Ohio. Brea is currently a sophomore and is majoring in multi-media journalism and a minor in creative writing. In her free time, she enjoys listening to music and relaxing with a good book. Her goals...

Alyssa Woods
Reporter

Alyssa Woods

Alyssa Woods is a junior at Marshall University. She is majoring in multimedia journalism with a minor in political science. Alyssa’s goal after college is to cover pressing topics in world politics to better understand the...

Austin Johnson
Reporter

Austin Johnson

Austin Johnson is a resident of South Point, Ohio studying broadcast journalism, and political science. He is an award winning journalist, and has freelanced for several newspapers in the tristate area including The Ironton Tribune,...

Grace Hewitt
Reporter

Grace Hewitt

Grace Hewitt is a Broadcast journalism major, minoring in marketing at Marshall University, from Ona, West Virginia. She loves being involved on campus, including her affiliation with Sigma Sigma Sigma sorority where she has served...