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Consultant looks to improve student retention

Ethan Metcalf

February 17, 2015

Filed under Campus, Campus Watch, News

Consultant looks to improve student retention from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. Nine years ago, university administrators created a plan to boost first-year retention rates, and last Monday administrators brought John Gard...

Stang Gang tries to advance school spirit

Mark Campbell

February 17, 2015

Filed under Campus Watch, Feature, Sports

Stang Gang Tries to Advance School Spirit from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. In a crowd full of sit-down fans, there is one group whose mission is to promote school spirit: The Stang Gang. "Stang Gang is an organization...

Valentine’s Day brings mixed emotions to campus

Harley Warrick

February 14, 2015

Filed under Campus, Campus Watch

http://vimeo.com/119413162 Valentine’s Day originated from the pagan celebration of Lupercalia.  According to History, more than 150 million cards and gifts are traded a year. “I sent him a package with a little teddy...

Campus emergency plan updated to secure campus

Elascha Davila-Hicks

February 12, 2015

Filed under Campus, Campus Watch, News

MSU Emergency Plan Update from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo.   It was a day like any other until the campus came screeching to a halt after news of a bomb threat swept from building to building. "I just finished taking an exam I was walk...

Rec sports to offer Mustangs Cup

Mark Campbell

February 11, 2015

Filed under Campus Watch, Sports

Mustangs Cup from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. 2015 is a turning point for Rec Sports with the introduction of the Mustangs Cup. "The Mustang Cup is basically just a semester long Rec Sports competition," said Caleb Hannon, assistant...

Episode 9: Changing of the Guard, part 2

Ethan Metcalf

January 28, 2015

Filed under Presidential Ponderings, Web Exclusive

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Episode 8: Changing of the Guard, part 1

Ethan Metcalf

January 28, 2015

Filed under Presidential Ponderings, Web Exclusive

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Episode 7: An Impromptu Hiring

Ethan Metcalf

January 22, 2015

Filed under Presidential Ponderings, Web Exclusive

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Retention rate typically just above national average

Naomi Skinner

January 20, 2015

Filed under Campus, Campus Watch, News

Enrollment Retention Rate from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. MSU has a yearly fall-to-fall retention rate of 72 percent. As for the other 28 percent, Keith Lamb, vice president of enrollment management, multiple factors prevent them from returning to ...

Interview with Don Henschel

Cody Samples

December 2, 2014

Filed under Campus, Campus Watch

FOL Interview from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. RELATED STORIES Setting up Fantasy of Lights takes more than 600 hours 40 years of holiday cheer kicks off with three concerts Music of the Hardin bell tower Jesse Rogers' last tur...

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