Social Media Ambassadors

 

Follow our Social Media Ambassadors on Instagram @MarshalluStudents to see a glimpse of their #MarshalluExperience! Use the hashtags below to see their individual posts!

Meet our ambassadors:

Name: Elizabeth “Buffy”

Instagram hashtag: #MarshalluBuffy6

College: College of Arts & Media

Major: Journalism

Hometown: Sutton, WV

Favorite spot on campus: The fountain or Buskirk Field

Favorite class: Any JMC class

Dream job: Journalist/Reporter for a major newspaper

Best advice for a potential student: Join every club and organization that you can and don’t be afraid to talk to everyone you meet

Favorite type of music: Pop or hip-hop

Favorite place to eat in Huntington: Cookout or Fazoli’s

Hobbies/talents/interests: Dancing, photography

Three unique things about you: 1. extreme dog lover 2. food addict 3. 2nd generation Marshall student

 



 Name: Erin

Instagram hashtag: #MarshalluErin

College: College of Arts & Media

Major: Advertising

Hometown: New Cumberland, WV

Favorite spot on campus: The Rec

Favorite class: Marching Band/Pep band

Dream job: Working in advertising, marketing or communications for a major organization such as Disney or the Pittsburgh Pirates

Best advice for a potential student: Get involved! Seriously, don’t be scared to put yourself out there because networking can help you go FAR! #GoHerd

Favorite type of music: Broadway Musicals

Favorite place to eat in Huntington: Jewel City Seafood

Hobbies/talents/interests: Working out, playing musical instruments, taking long naps in hammocks, singing the entire Hamilton soundtrack

Three unique things about you: 1. I am a die hard Pittsburgh Pirates fan. (Let’s go Bucs!) 2. I’m rarely seen not wearing a beanie on my head 3. Anything Goes and Hamilton are my favorite musicals…EVER!


 

Name: Kaylie

Instagram hashtag: #MarshalluKaylie

College: College of Education and Professional Development

Major: Elementary Education

Hometown: Parkersburg, WV

Favorite spot on campus: Drinko Library

Favorite class: Sign Language

Dream job: Elementary Education Literacy Specialist

Best advice for a potential student: Keep yourself busy and active!

Favorite type of music: Folk music

Favorite place to eat in Huntington: Marshall Cafe

Hobbies/talents/interests: Piano, working out, hiking, camping, shopping

Three unique things about you: 1. I’m from NC 2. I love my cat children 3. I’m addicted to coffee


Name: Luca

Instagram hashtag: #MarshalluLuca

College: College of Science

Major: Biology, Pre-Med

Hometown: Missaglia, Italy

Favorite spot on campus: Drinko Library, 3rd Floor

Favorite class: Chemistry 218H

Dream job: Immunologist

Best advice for a potential student: Don’t be shy, get involved in campus life and be yourself when meeting new people

Favorite type of music: Electro-pop

Favorite place to eat in Huntington: Jim’s Spaghetti

Hobbies/talents/interests: Traveling, reading, taking pictures

Three unique things about you: 1. I am fluent in both English and Italian 2. I have at least 4 places I call “Home 3. I was invited as a guest speaker at Expo 2015 Milan


Name: Maria

Instagram hashtag: #MarshalluMaria

College: College of Health Professions

Major: Pre-Nursing

Hometown: Summersville, WV

Favorite spot on campus: Buskirk Field, you can see the beauty of campus from different perspectives.

Favorite class: Communications 103

Dream job: Nurse at St. Judes Children’s Research Hospital

Best advice for a potential student: Get involved & don’t be afraid to make a new friend.

Favorite type of music: Country & Christian

Favorite place to eat in Huntington: Max & Erma’s

Hobbies/talents/interests: Running and enjoying the outdoors

Three unique things about you: 1. I am an animal lover 2. I’m a rebel (my older sisters go to WVU) 3. I love food, especially chocolate


Name: Rickie

Instagram hashtag: #MarshalluRickieC

College: College of Business

Major: Marketing & Management Information Systems

Hometown: Ansted, WV

Favorite spot on campus: Drinko Library

Favorite class: Consumer Behavior Marketing

Dream job: General Manager for Oklahoma City Thunder

Best advice for a potential student: Don’t be scared to put yourself out there and try new things.

Favorite type of music: Rap & pop

Favorite place to eat in Huntington: Margaritas

Hobbies/talents/interests: Basketball

Three unique things about you: 1. I have won a West Virginia state FBLA competition and competed nationally 2. I’ve watched The Office 5 times 3. I have a cat named 1994 Subaru Outback