The Wichitan

Board discusses return of baseball

Brent Deeb

November 27, 2013

Filed under Reporting class, Sports

Michael Jackson and The Police top the billboard charts, Dennis Wilson of The Beach Boys dies, Reagan signs legislation that creates the national holiday known as Martin Luther King day and the final episode of M.A.S.H airs—these...

Board discusses cost of baseball

Brent Deeb

November 19, 2013

Filed under Reporting class

At a meeting on Nov. 8, University President Jesse Rogers and the Board of Regents reviewed the five-year cost of the project. "It's obvious that we need to raise more money," Rogers said. Rogers said so far campus officials...

City only the second to try new treatment process

Brent Deeb

November 15, 2013

Filed under Local, News, Reporting class

In a yard just off Taft Boulevard, a sign with the slogan “Pray for Rain” seems to sit and wait, almost patiently, for just a drop to show that its being there is actually working. While prayers and wishes for rain continue...

Empty Bowls charity event begins Oct. 10

Brent Deeb

October 8, 2013

Filed under Campus, News

In 1991 John Hartom, an art teacher in Michigan initiated a drive to raise charitable funds for his community using ceramics. This drive, 22 years later, has become an international project to fight hunger known as “Empty Bowls.” “Of all the tim...

Despite low lake level, Lake Wichita Park provides outdoor activities

Brent Deeb

October 8, 2013

Filed under A&E

In a town criticized for a lack of entertaining attractions, Lake Wichita Park provides residents and visitors with a central location for a plethora of outdoor activities from hiking to baseball. Lake Wichita, a man-made lak...

The Grove offers alternate housing for residents

Brent Deeb

October 1, 2013

Filed under Campus, News

For the fall 2013 semester, the university had the largest freshman class since 1991, so an alternate housing program was needed to accommodate the overflow of new students. The programs stirred false fears that university...

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