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Pepper In the Water

Feb
26


Pepper loves water! Or–

–she loves chasing ducks and chickens around, and running them out of the creek, for fun!

(Precious is FINE, by the way, for those who asked. She doesn’t go to the barn yard, though. She has a healthy respect for ducks and chickens.)

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Morgan In the News!

Feb
25


Morgan was at the Capitol Rotunda in Charleston yesterday presenting her history poster with a group from WVU for an undergraduate research day–and made the news!

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