By Mackenzie Burns, Contributing Writer College student? Graduating soon? Job searching? You need to start now instead of procrastinating, like working on that quiz you’re supposed to be finishing, but instead, you’re reading this article. Job searching can be stressful, but ultimately rewarding. A key factor while job searching is to keep your head up and persevere. Do…
Compiled by Mimi Albon, Contributing Writer Alexis Montes, the Athletic Advancement Coordinator, is a West Liberty University alumna. She received her bachelor’s in education with a concentration in athletic administration, and went to Marshall University for a master’s degree in sports administration.
By Walker Polivka, Contributing Writer West Liberty State College Alumnus Andy Coulter recently made the trip to Super Bowl LII as a News Photographer for WPXI-TV out of Pittsburgh, Pa.
By Yijing Shen, Contributing Writer WLU alumnus Vinnie Candelore designed special cleats for Pittsburgh Steelers tight end Jesse James for the NFL’s “My Cause My Cleats” campaign. Candelore, a freelance graphic designer and 2013 graduate, designed the custom cleats James wore on Dec. 4, 2017 when playing against the Cincinnati Bengals.
By Jalyn Bolyard, Online Editor Alumnus Dr. Aaron Joel “AJ” Monseau had an incredible opportunity and adventure over the summer. Monseau was a team physician for USA Wrestling at the Rio Olympics.
By Natasha Muhametzyanova, Contributing Writer Put on your reading list a book that was inspired by people around you. West Liberty University alumna Amber D. Tran recently published her first novel, “Moon River.”
By Natasha Muhametzyanova, Contributing Writer Have you ever dreamed of publishing a book? Two WLU graduates, Alexander King and Jeremy Gordon, know how it feels. Their book, Leif’s First Fall, was released on July 8, 2016. “Leif’s First Fall is about a young Maple Tree named Leif who experiences fall for the first time,” said King. “He is so proud…