Daily Archives: March 4, 2016

Honor the father of all comics during Will Eisner Week

By Carlito Gilchrist, Contributing Writer

When people think about comics today, usual names that pop up in their frame of mind are Stan Lee and Jack Kirby (Marvel), Bill Finger, Jerry Robinson, and Bob Kane (Batman), or Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster (Superman). But, the study of comics here at West Liberty, or any other university for that matter, would not have been possible without Will Eisner. This week is designated Will Eisner Week, so we should take a moment to honor his contributions to the world of comics.

Great Gala Brings Fun for a Good Cause

By Natasha Muhametzyanova, contributing writer

Spring is almost here, which means that a very large event is soon to begin on the Hilltop. The annual Great Gala will take place at 6:30 p.m., Saturday, April 30, 2016 at Glessner Auditorium, Oglebay Resort. This year will mark the sixth anniversary of the event. During these six years the Great Gala has attracted students, alumni and the media.