Brittany Bruce

Brittany Bruce

My Huntington story began six years ago as a freshman stepping on Marshall’s campus for the first time. Like many college students, I was anxious for the new opportunities and experiences that I would receive the next four years. I would never have imagined that...
Jess George

Jess George

I first came to Huntington for a college education; I stayed in Huntington because it felt like home. Nearly a decade ago, I took a teaching job at Enslow Middle School. I worked with students who challenged me, inspired me, and reminded me why I chose to dedicate my...
Tom Schindler

Tom Schindler

I grew up in Ravenswood, WV and am a graduate of Marshall University. I have lived in the great city of Huntington WV for all but four years of my life since my college days. Huntington has always been my favorite West Virginia city since my early high school days...
Ashley Morrison

Ashley Morrison

As I was approaching graduating high school, I dreamed of moving away. But as luck would have it, I received academic scholarships to Marshall University, and I was blessed to have another scholarship to cover my first masters degree. I now see that was God’s plan all...
Danny Marks

Danny Marks

I am a student at Marshall University. I chose Marshall because of how I got that home-like feel from the community and campus. Marshall/Huntington has become a place that I feel at home with because of the way everybody has been so welcoming. I’m glad to call...
Shannon Lester 

Shannon Lester 

The Huntington Misconception No, I’m not from here, but I feel like I am.  Now that I am working in Huntington and especially since I work with many local businesses I am constantly asked if I am from here. I always smile and say “No, but I’m from just down the road.”...