Students giggle and gasp at watch party as candidates bicker and answer questions

More than 75 faculty and students sat quietly — with a few various giggles and deep breaths — in Sunwatcher Clubhouse watching the third and final presidential debate on Oct. 19.From the minute the two candidates hit the national limelight this past summer, there has been a lot of discussion about … [Read more...]

Graduates on November mayoral ballot

The signs all over Wichita Falls are indicative of the season. Election season. Red, white and blue.Every two years, Wichita Falls fills up with signs as candidates for mayor and the six city council seats vie for election or reelection.To increase voter turnout in the local election, officials … [Read more...]

SGA election procedures changed to increase voter turnout

In an effort to increase voter turnout, student government elections are coming nearly a month sooner this year with polls opening April 8. Rebecca Stogner, sociology junior and student government president, said, “The elections have been changed from May to April so that it doesn’t conflict with … [Read more...]

Nelsen best fit for MSU

Our view: While all three presidential finalists impressed us and appeared to be well suited for MSU, the Board of Regents can choose only one, and we hope they choose Robert Nelsen to be our next university president. Suzanne Shipley, president of Shepherd University, impressed us by being … [Read more...]

Presidential search must be transparent

OUR VIEW: The students deserve a fair and open search to ensure that our next president is a good fit and has our best interests at heart. Selecting a new president is one of the most critical times for a university as the decision will make a huge impact on students, faculty and the … [Read more...]