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HerdCon - Marshall University's Pop Culture Convention: Panels

HerdCon is Marshall University's Pop Culture Convention held at the MU Student Center. The 2020 convention will be held March 14, 2020 10:00a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Email or with questions.

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Marshall University
Drinko Library
One John Marshall Drive
Huntington WV  25755

Panel Information


  • Panels are typically 45 minutes long and scheduled in a 60-minute time slot.
  • There is no charge associated with hosting a panel.
  • All panels should be suitable for an all-ages audience.
  • Panel request forms must be submitted online or emailed to Dr. April Fugett and Dr. Britani Black.
  • Submission of a Panel Request Form does not guarantee programming participation.
  • If accepted, panel times are chosen based on availability. If you have any limits to your availability,
  • please be sure to include it on your submission or contact Dr. April Fugett and Dr. Britani Black to notify them of changes.


Previous Panel Topics

Below are titles from last year's submissions. 

Japan & Pop Culture Christianity

Alifie's Quick Draw

The Cyborgs are coming: A selected review of neural prosthetics as portrayed in popular science fiction

Fallout 76: The Apocalypse Comes to Appalachia

Cosplay Modeling 101

Super Villiany 101 - Bring on the Bad Guys!

Side of the Spectrum Reloaded: LGBT History and Representation in Video Games

Pop Culture in the Classroom

Pokemon GO: Connecting People in the Digital and Real Worlds

What the F#@k? The Rise of Adult Board Games

Star Wars and Personality: Identifying Characters Based on Traits

Being One of the Herd: The Psychology of Social Exclusion

Team Chat: Socializing in Multiplayer Online Gaming

Belly Dancing for Nerds