A Growing Herd

Marshall University, home of the Thundering Herd, brings thousands of newcomers to Huntington year. Once you’re a member of the Herd, you’re a member for life – no matter where your path takes you. Click on the stories below, and let some of these students share how, upon finding #MyHuntington, they found a place that feels like home.

Brittany Bruce

Brittany Bruce

My Huntington story began six years ago as a freshman stepping on Marshall’s campus for the first...

Jess George

Jess George

I first came to Huntington for a college education; I stayed in Huntington because it felt like...

Tom Schindler

Tom Schindler

I grew up in Ravenswood, WV and am a graduate of Marshall University. I have lived in the great...

Ashley Morrison

Ashley Morrison

As I was approaching graduating high school, I dreamed of moving away. But as luck would have it,...

Danny Marks

Danny Marks

I am a student at Marshall University. I chose Marshall because of how I got that home-like feel...

Shannon Lester 

Shannon Lester 

The Huntington Misconception No, I’m not from here, but I feel like I am.  Now that I am working...