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Moffett library not open 24 hours

Brooke Long

December 9, 2013

Filed under Campus, Campus Watch, News

Moffett library not open 24 hours during finals from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. While Christmas decorations are going up students are buckling down. With finals coming up next week many students are hitting the books to prepare for their tests. Due to t...

Typhoon Yolanda hits close to home for one student

Brooke Long

November 19, 2013

Filed under Campus Watch, News

Last week, a "super-typhoon" made landfall in the Phillipines, but while the storm was raging thousands of miles away its effects hit close to home for one student. Typhoon Yolanda, also known as Haiyan. caused massive d...

The art of Hironari Kobuta turns heads

Brooke Long

November 6, 2013

Filed under Campus, Campus Watch, News

For the past two months the art department has played host to Hironari Kobuta, a Japanese artist who travels around the globe giving performances by spinning a car on an A-frame. To accomplish this feat he uses a system of pu...

What are you afraid of?

Brooke Long

October 28, 2013

Filed under Campus, Campus Watch, News

What are you afraid of? from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. Fears, everybody has them. The question is, what are you afraid of? Candace McFadden: "So ever since I was very young clowns have been my worst nightmare." Joshua Jacobs: "Rats." ...

‘I survived Mustang Madness 2013’

Brooke Long

October 27, 2013

Filed under Campus, Campus Watch, News

Mustang Madness from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. Although Homecoming week is usually centered around the football team, two other sports teams gave a preview of the upcoming season at Thursday night's Mustang Madness event...

Graduation deadlines come, go

Brooke Long

October 18, 2013

Filed under Campus, Campus Watch, News

Imagine Graduation is  Oct. 22-23 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. in the Clark Student Center Atrium.  Commencement, also known as graduation day, is coming up quickly for the more than 500 students who are set to graduate in December. The deadline f...

Advocacy group sponsors diaper drive

Brooke Long

October 7, 2013

Filed under Campus, News

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 Connect...

Diversity on campus at all-time high

Brooke Long

October 3, 2013

Filed under Campus, Campus Watch, News

  A record 51 countries are represented on campus this semester including students from Asia, Africa, the Middle East and the Carribean Islands. Multicultural Coordinator Shontesa Jones says that the different organ...

Campus author speaks about debut novel

Brooke Long

October 3, 2013

Filed under Campus, Campus Watch, News

Campus Author Speaks About Debut Novel from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. For some students, finding the time to read for class can be difficult, but for one 19-year-old sophomore, reading just wasn't enough. Kendell Penington, an English student,...

Marching band gets new director, new marching show

Brooke Long

September 22, 2013

Filed under A&E, Campus, News

New band director brings jazz to campus from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. The Golden Thunder marching band got a new trombonist this semester, but he doesn't play his instrument for MSU. He directs. Matthew Luttrell is th...

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