Chris Atkins – Academic Counselor

304-696-3252 – atkins41@marshall.edu

Chris Atkins PhotoChris Atkins is an advisor in University College, and serves as the National Student Exchange coordinator.  Chris received his Bachelors degree from Marshall University in Journalism in December of 2008 and his Master of Arts in Journalism in July of 2010.  Prior to working in University College, Chris spent 3 years working for Huntington’s NBC affiliate WSAZ-TV and also worked in Marshall’s financial aid office.  When Chris is not working he is either at home with his wife Allison and dog Lucy or behind the camera working for Marshall Athletics running fan cameras at both football and men’s basketball games. Chris also teaches journalism classes at Marshall for the School of Journalism and Mass Communications.