University to offer winter term

University offers winter term from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. The fall semester is coming to a close, but students will be given the opportunity to take some courses over the winter break for the first time. Vice President of Admissions Robert Clark says he feels this will help … [Read more...]

Dental hygiene students serve vets

Dental Hygiene Students Serves Vets from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. The dental hygiene program hosted it’s annual “stand down” event, which gave local veterans the opportunity to have a dental cleaning free of charge. Senior dental hygiene student, Kaci Morris appreciates the difference of … [Read more...]

“Wiley and the Hairy Man”

During rehearsals for "Wiley and the Hairy Man", Houston Pokorny, sophomore in theater, and Rachel Bullard, junior in theater, perform part of a handshake. Zac Binx, junior in theater, was the lead before breaking his big toe. Pokorny was selected to replace Binx as the lead. Binx said,"Houston was … [Read more...]

Students discuss history of Halloween

The History of Halloween from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. Americans spend $6 billion during Halloween, second only to Christmas. It is a time for trick-or-treating, monsters, and according to Jeremy Garcia, a Freshman undecidedo, “Witches”. But what is Halloween all about? I asked students on … [Read more...]

Advocacy group sponsors diaper drive

Diaper Drive from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. After receiving a call from a mother in desperate need of diapers, Leigh Anne Hope, visiting professor of social work, and members of her child advocacy group Hope Connections decided to hold a diaper drive to fill up diaper banks at local non profits … [Read more...]

Administration ‘cautiously optimistic’ on future enrollment

Enrollment remained relatively steady as 205 more freshmen enrolled at Midwestern State University than last fall, resulting in a slight decrease in total enrollment, which dropped from 5,916 students in 2012 to 5,870 as of Sept. 18 when the official headcount was posted. Vice President for … [Read more...]

Fantasy of Lights opens

  The 38th annual MSU-Burns Fantasy of Lights opened at 6 p.m. Dec. 7. The festival will run through Jan. 1. Tonight, the MSU band will perform a concert. Saturday, according to Randy Canivel, event organizer, kids will be able to attend a storybook reading at 2 p.m. For a complete … [Read more...]

UGROW aids students, faculty in campus-wide research projects

Zach Evett, a mechanical engineering student at MSU, is a changed man. He used to study his major in a vacuum – he had no idea that mechanical engineering could be applied other academic disciplines. But then he agreed to participate in UGROW. Undergraduate Research Opportunities and Summer … [Read more...]