There is a group at the University of Tennessee at Martin that certainly believes in the presence of the paranormal in their midst. They call themselves the Paranormal Research & Investigation Society of Martin, PRISM Paranormal for short, and with a Facebook page boasting over 4,000 fans, it is clear they have made a name for themselves on campus.
This past fall, the group hosted events ar [...]
A quick Google search for ghosts at Saint Louis University brings up more than 2 million results...literally. Luckily for me, a dedicated Facebook group created by students of SLU was among the first few links I researched, and here I found all of the information I needed for this week's Freaky Friday post.
It became clear from browsing the posts that the Saint Louis University Paranormal Inves [...]
I often come across stories of dedicated people who choose to remain part of their campus community – even after their death.
This week’s tale from Park University is such a story and is told by KMBC reporter Larry Moore in this video.
Check out the video and tell us: Have you had an experience with this seemingly harmless ghost? What other ghost stories are there at Park? Share you [...]
As the 4th of July approaches, I went hunting for ghosts on college campuses known to have strong ties to the Revolutionary War. Having had a spooky encounter of my own in nearby Colonial Williamsburg, I was not surprised to find The College of William & Mary’s abundance of ghostly rumors. Keep reading for more about my experience and those of others’.
A Mysterious Melody
I visited T [...]
With a nickname like ‘The City that Never Sleeps’, one would expect stories of ghostly spirits to be abundant in New York City. So, I started reasearching scary tales and hauntings of Columbia University, expecting to scare myself silly. But, surprisingly enough, I couldn't find any true hauntings. What I did find was an interesting history of the university’s location as identified b [...]
East Tennessee State University (ETSU) is no stranger to ghost stories. Newspaper articles, books, and their own school website, which describes more than 15 campus myths, all contribute to the belief that ETSU is not just haunted, but crawling with the super natural. Keep reading if you don’t believe me.
Lights turning off unexpectedly, doors slamming and windows closing [...]
When I think of Florida, I think of 3 things: sun, sand, and Disney World. In my mind, the only ghosts haunting the Sunshine State are the ones in the Haunted Mansion at Magic Kingdom. But, the tale we uncovered from the University of South Florida Tampa proves there is more to Florida than you might think.
Read on, if you dare.
In the fall of 1976, an English major known only by the last [...]
This week, we travel to Sewanee, Tennessee, home to The University of the South, also known as “Sewanee.” Ghost stories seem abundant in the state of Tennessee, and Sewanee is no exception-- There are even Facebook groups dedicated to the hauntings.
One group, created by Annie Armour, shares many hauntings about the campus. As an employee of the duPont Library, Annie began collecting stor [...]