The Wichitan

Board names Shipley as next president

Austin Quintero

April 28, 2015

Filed under Campus, Feature, News

The nine voting members of the Board of Regents made history when, after a 10-month search, they named Suzanne Shipley as the first woman and 11th MSU president. Rogers spent his whole career at MSU, meaning that when he took office everyone already had an idea...

Third, final presidential candidate visits campus

Elascha Davila-Hicks

March 4, 2015

Filed under Campus, Campus Watch, News

Nelsen visits campus as the third and final presidential candidate from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. Robert Nelsen was the third and final presidential candidate to visit campus ending the presidential forums. Audience members a...

Nelsen best fit for MSU

The Wichitan

March 4, 2015

Filed under Op-Ed, Staff Editorial

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, pr...

First presidential candidate brings liberal arts background

Naomi Skinner

February 28, 2015

Filed under Campus, Campus Watch, News

Shipley Kicks Off the Presidential Forums from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. Suzanne Shipley, the president of Shepherd University, was the first candidate introduced as a possible replacement for retiring university pre...

Attend presidential candidate meetings

The Wichitan

February 19, 2015

Filed under Op-Ed, Staff Editorial

Our view: At the presidential candidate meetings in the next weeks we have one chance to meet each of the three presidential finalists. The meetings are open to anyone and students should take the time to sit down and ask qu...

Presidential search finalists will visit campus

Brianna Sheen

February 19, 2015

Filed under Campus, Local, News

Following a Feb. 12-13 Board of Regents meeting, the committee in charge of the presidential search released an update Monday announcing that three finalists had been selected out of the 53 applicants. The three applicants...

No longer liberal arts

The Wichitan

October 7, 2014

Filed under Op-Ed, Staff Editorial

Our view: Midwestern State University, a proud member of the Council of Public Liberal Arts College, is quickly losing touch with what qualifies us to be a COPLAC school.  Between the presidential search and the establis...

Online survey avenue for student input

Ethan Metcalf

September 16, 2014

Filed under Op-Ed, Staff Editorial

Our view: While the town hall meetings are over, students can still submit input on the presidential search using online tools provided by administrators.  The presidential search is nearly halfway completed, but the dust has...

The Student News Site of Midwestern State University
presidential search