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Ghinga hits the ball during the team practice, April 17.

Anda Ghinga leads Mustangs on and off the court

Abby Turner, Sports Editor April 19, 2024

Psychology junior Anda Ghinga is a shining example of the most outstanding student athletes that MSU has to offer.  As a recipient of the 2024 Marie Morgan Award, Ghinga has been recognized for...

Fatima Marquez, computer science junior, left, and Brianna Vidal, psychology junior, right, are candidates for vice president external affairs, April 16.

Candidates share vision for SGA future

George Svoboda, Managing Editor April 19, 2024

SGA executive office candidates shared their ideas on improving MSU’s quality of life at Tuesday’s forum.  Students are campaigning for president, vice president of internal affairs and vice...

Mere Escobar (11) battles for the ball, Nov. 1.

Mere Escobar: A soccer sensation making history at MSU

Hank Greathouse April 19, 2024

In the realm of collegiate soccer, Mere Escobar's name is synonymous with excellence. Hailing from the vibrant city of Austin, Texas, Escobar has etched his name in the annals of Midwestern State University...

Catalina Cortez received recognition as LSCs Defensive Player of the Week, 2023.

Catalina Cortez adapts to leadership role

Jessica Binzari April 19, 2024

Psychology sophomore Catalina Cortez marked her spot on the women’s basketball team this year as one of the top players during her first year competing for MSU. During her freshman year, Cortez...

Dayshawn Littleton, criminal justice junior and Austin Pencheon, mechanical engineer junior, pick up trash at Sikes Lake, April 5.

Mav’s Day of Service: Students serve campus and community

Madisyn Butler April 19, 2024

Midwestern State University hosted its annual Maverick's Day of Service on Saturday, April 6. The Office of Student Leadership and Involvement coordinated with various non-profit organizations throughout...

Waverly, played by Tamlyn Tomita, Lindo, played by Tsai Chin, Ying-Ying, played by France Nuyen and Lena, played by Lauren Tom in the first major studio movie with a female Asian American cast, The Joy Luck Club, in 1993.

Oops, I’m crying again: “The Joy Luck Club” review

Sabrina Harrison, Entertainment Editor April 19, 2024

There are very few films I have watched that have been extremely visceral experiences. “The Joy Luck Club” was one of those few. “The Joy Luck Club” is a movie about four immigrant women, their...

MSU is on track to become one of over 500 Hispanic Serving Institutions nationwide, April 18.

MSU reaches preliminary requirement to become HSI

Cecil Witherspoon, Editor in Chief April 19, 2024

MSU passed a major demographic milestone, as administrators say the school’s fulltime undergraduate enrollment is now 25% Hispanic. The school first crossed the threshold in fall of 2023. That number...

Benny Blanco tries Filipino spaghetti. Jollibee is an international fast food chain, specializing in Filipino food.

Opinion: Benny Blanco and the no good, very bad Jollibee review

Sabrina Harrison, Entertainment Editor April 19, 2024

Watching Benny Blanco try Jollibee for the first time was comparable to sitting on a plane and having a small child kick your seat for the entire trip. Blanco is a music producer who has worked...

The love triangle between the characters of Edward, Bella and Jacob was such a strong focal point int he series that Team Jacob and Team Edwar shirts were sold in masses and worn to the premieres.

Eclipse: The event of the century… from 2010

Tiffany Haggard April 19, 2024

The year is 2010 and you’ve waited an eternity (a year) to re-immerse yourself in the event of the century, otherwise known as the most quintessential vampire-werewolf romance of the 21st century....

Mustangs softball suffers loss

Hank Greathouse March 28, 2024

In a dominating display of offensive prowess, the No. 6-ranked UT Tyler Patriots trounced the Midwestern State Mustangs 26-1 in a rain-interrupted series opener at Mustangs Park on Friday afternoon....

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