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In The Know: Marshall This Week
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Week in review of Marshall University news as told by the NewsCenter 88 team.
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Apr. 24 - While Marshall students are plopped in the seats of classrooms across campus, a committee is deliberating what to change about classes. Newscenter 88's Adam Cavalier reports on the recent actions of the core foundations committee.
Apr. 24 - True or false: Pollution is a problem only in major cities. Newscenter 88's Josh Daniels reports not only that the answer is certainly false, but just how deep-rooted the Tri-State's environmental issues are.
Apr. 24 - Although many people around campus do work merely to be recognized, one group of Marshall employees complete their jobs out of bare necessity--after all, someone has to do the dirty work. Newscenter 88's Ryan Vance shares their story.
Apr. 22 - The Sierra Club is well-known for caring deeply about environmental consequences, and student members came to campus to spread their message. Meagan Sellards gave a recap of their festivities during Tuesday's 5 p.m. Edition of Newscenter 88.
Apr. 16 - College students are infamous for giving plasma for money, but as Newscenter 88's Leannda Carey reports, many have donated blood for a good cause this week.
Apr. 10 - After 36 years of serving as a reminder to the 1970 plane crash, the memorial fountain looks to be getting better with age. As Newscenter 88's Leannda Carey reports, hundreds came out on an overcast day to see the physical and spiritual renewal of a moving work of art.
Apr. 4 - A crowd of 200 packed the Memorial Student Center lobby Friday for a forum hosted by former first daughter Chelsea Clinton. Below is all the coverage direct from Friday's 5 p.m. edition of Newscenter 88.
- Part 1: Meagan Sellards recaps live from MSC
- Part 2: Rebecca Doss reports on student reaction to forum
Apr. 4 - Even before the popularity of the movie Animal House, Greek life has been under scrutiny for its perceived bad behavior. Newscenter 88's Leannda Carey talks to current Marshall Greeks to get their side of the story.
Apr. 4 - Parents can be devastated to learn their children will never be able to hear chirping birds, laughing friends or even falling rain. But as Newscenter 88's Griffin McElroy reports, one Tri-State mom has done her best to encourage deaf children to appreciate everything else they can do.
Apr. 4 - Looking out of a plane window at 10,000 feet can be a little imtimidating, but nowhere near as scary as opening the plane door and jumping out at that height. But as Newscenter 88's Kimberly Burcham reports, one Tri-State business does this daily.
Apr. 2 - More than a decade of collected student fees for construction of a campus recreation center is beginning to yield the expected result: an actual building. Newscenter 88's Josh Daniels updates us on the progress of construction.
Apr. 2 - The football team's spring practice began yesterday, but an event honoring a longtime Marshall sports reporter took all the headlines. Newscenter 88's Ryan Vance has the story.
Apr. 1 - Freedom of speech caused controversy on campus last semester when groups with conflicting opinions struggled to spread their beliefs. Monday, one of those groups returned. Newscenter 88's Leannda Carey has the story.
Apr. 1 - Today's most exciting video game is neither Halo nor Call of Duty. Instead newcomer Stealth Assassin takes the prize. Newscenter 88's Mark Swinkels reports one Marshall group is giving others the opportunity to experience this popular first-person shooter.
Mar. 21 - U.S. Representative Jay Rockefeller strongly showed his support for Democratic presidential candiate Barack Obama at a Chareston rally Thursday night. Newscenter 88's Rebecca Doss has the story.
Mar. 20 - With the last date to register to vote just one month away, one organization is reaching out to students with the opportunity to register. Newscenter 88's Jessica Kirk has the story.
Mar. 20 - As graduation approaches for the Class of 2008, students have many things to prepare for. Success is one of these, and as Newscenter 88's Norman Branch reports, students can dress to impress thanks to one campus organization.
Mar. 14 - Marshall's medical programs have a history of being successfully competitive with other national pillars of the industry, and as Newscenter 88's Leannda Carey reports, they have yet another accolade to add to their success list.
Mar. 11 - Though sitting through hours of exams may seem tough on their own, students can use a variety of tips and tricks to get the heavy load off their shoulders. Newscenter 88's Leannda Carey gives us a few examples.
Mar. 10 - Tri-State residents booked it to the Big Sandy Superstore Arena to see what they could use to whet their literary appetites. Newscenter 88's Rebecca Doss has the story.
Mar. 3 - A group of Marshall students has turned a child's toy into a complex mathematical machine. But as Newscenter 88's Adam Cavalier reports, the students constructing the differential analyzer aren't playing around.
Feb. 21 - While some parents would get tired of kids playing drums rather quickly, some parents are voluntarily subjecting their kids to as much music as possible. Newscenter 88's Leannda Carey has more.
Feb. 19 - Some Marshall students and faculty are helping an area family get on their feet by making them a brand new house. Newscenter 88's Cathleen Moxley reports everyone involved is more than happy to lend a helping hand.
Feb. 5 - Jim's Steak and Spaghetti has been feeding Huntington pie since 1938. And as Newscenter 88's Adam Cavalier reports, two people in the restaurants history have made the dessert of choice.
Jan. 28 - The disappearance and death of a Marshall student was the topic of conversation among students returning for the spring semester. Newscenter 88's Cathleen Moxley tells us about the search for Leah Hickman that happened over winter break.