More than 100 students clean Sikes Lake; leaders call it a “success”

More than 100 students and community members came together early Sept. 6 for the Sikes Lake Cleanup. The Rolling Plains Chapter Naturalists organized the event and have kept it running for more than eight years. Many volunteers said they participated to fulfill an honors requirement, but freshman … [Read more...]

Keeping the wheels turning: Students volunteer in all aspects of HH100

For 30 years the Hotter'N Hell 100 has been a stipend to the city of Wichita Falls. Groups of cyclists and fans from around the world load up campers and bikes for the chance to participate in the largest sanctioned century bike ride in the United States. But amid all the chaos, the volunteers … [Read more...]

First student homecoming committee forming for fall 2014

Homecoming is one of the biggest student activities from high school to college, and last semester was the first time that an actual committee of students was created to plan the event. Before that, the office of Student Development and Orientation planned the entire thing. "I really want this … [Read more...]

Cleaning teeth for diplomas

Cleaning teeth for diploma from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. Students in the dental hygiene program are working to get more patients in the door, all in hopes of getting their hands on your pearly whites. Junior dental hygiene student, Meagan Sims said the student body may not be aware of a free … [Read more...]

Single mom juggles work, school and parenting

Single mom juggles school, work and parenting from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. Stepping onto a college campus as a freshman can be intimidating. The class work load is a challenge and balancing homework along with a job, and maybe a social life can be difficult. Sophomore, nursing student Adriana … [Read more...]

Campus drug problem declining

Campus drug problem declining from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. Drugs are finding their way onto college campuses across the nation. Options of heroine or marijuana are popping up at schools all over the country. But does your campus have a drug problem? Sophomore Jesse Brown says he’s been made … [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...]