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Social Workers all together hosted Bingo Night at Brookdale

Social Workers all together hosted Bingo Night at Brookdale

Joseph Rader, Reporter

March 14, 2019


Filed under Campus, Local, News

Social Workers all together had a successful day of bingo at the Brookdale Assisted Living Facility on March 13. "I thought they did a great job, everyone was friendly and nice to talk to. I had a lovely time," Orma Jones from Brookdale said. After playing multiple games of regular bingo everyo...

Social Workers All Together elevate for March

Joseph Rader, Reporter

March 12, 2019


Filed under Campus, Campus Watch, Local, News

Social Workers All Together are kicking it in gear to raise awareness for Social Work Month with their theme Elevate. "This is my second year in SWAT and I love the interactions between the students and the community. The reactions we get from the things we do to help makes me feel like I'm making a differe...

20 Bridge student leaders come together to reach out to students

20 Bridge student leaders come together to reach out to students

Brianne Fournier, Reporter

February 18, 2019


Filed under Local, News

Student leaders of The Bridge College Ministry met to discuss their Connect teams and to review their goals, Feb. 17. College pastor Andrew Reilly is the mentor for all 20 student leaders. His goal for Connect is to bring all students, Christian and non-Christian, together so that they can hangout...

Question of the Week: Valentines 2019 Edition

Alana Earle, Reporter

February 15, 2019


Filed under A&E, Campus, Local

It's Valentines Day on campus and love is in the air, or is it? We sat down with students this past week to get their opinion on Valentines Day. Are you excited for Valentines Day? Craig Gregg, psychology freshman |“I heckin' love Valentines Day. I get candy, flowers and presents. I really love tedd...

Students volunteer at the Humane Society to relieve stress

Students volunteer at the Humane Society to relieve stress

Brianne Fournier, Reporter

February 7, 2019


Filed under Local, News

It's two weeks into the semester and students are feeling the stress. To break away from campus, students head to the Humane Society of Wichita County to volunteer. Students including Camille Blanton, special education sophomore, find comfort in volunteering and getting to play with the animals, often ...

Sigma Nu recruitment includes bowling, cookout

Armondo Rubio, Reporter

February 6, 2019


Filed under Campus, Feature, Local, News

As part of their continued recruitment efforts, members of Sigma Nu invite prospects to come bowl with them  Feb. 7 at 9 p.m. Village Bowl.  Eta Upsilon Chapter of Sigma Nu will hold a bowling night at Village Bowl for men interested to join an organization that is built on its principles of love, ...

Arts Council Center ‘the heart’ of Wichita Falls

Arts Council Center ‘the heart’ of Wichita Falls

Mica Victorian, Reporter

January 27, 2019


Filed under Local, News

The Arts Council Center is where amateur and professional artists can display their work. It's also where people in the community can view, buy, and meet upcoming artists. Chief Executive Carol Sales said she believes that the Arts Council Center is the heart of Wichita Falls, but because it is a...

Dr. Kindig retires after serving 47 years at MSU.

Dr. Kindig retires after serving 47 years at MSU.

Herbert McCullough, Reporter

December 31, 2018


Filed under Campus, Local, News

On May 3, 2018, the MSU Texas History Department host a retirement reception for Everett W. Kindig. Kindig had been a professor at MSU Texas for 47 years and he will be retiring at the end of the 2018 Spring Semester. Lisa D. Moore English graduate said that Kindig was a very approachable professor. “If...

Moffett Library construction inconvenient during finals

Moffett Library construction inconvenient during finals

Tommy Chhe, Reporter

December 6, 2018


Filed under Campus, Local

For students going into Moffett Library to study for their upcoming final exams, getting a preferable spot is already tough. Yet, the dilemma has another twist as the construction of the Moffett sees the second and third-floor being shut off to students. Students have access to only one floor during...

Baptist Student Ministry provides free lunch on Wednesdays

Baptist Student Ministry provides free lunch on Wednesdays

Shaila Botello, Reporter

December 3, 2018


Filed under Campus, Local

The Baptist Student Ministry is hosting a free lunch on Dec. 5 from noon to 1 p.m. "I think that it is a good idea for the [BSM] to provide free lunch for students," art senior Sara Keeling said. "Behind the food are students who have a passion for Christ and through sharing and smiling faces, joy is ...

The impact of social media and television on politics.

Tommy Chhe, Reporter

November 28, 2018


Filed under Campus, Local

The race for the U.S. Senate seat in Texas drew a lot of attention and it lead the ballot in the Nov. 6 election. But there were more ballots to cast on the Wichita County ballot from state representatives to local representatives to school board members. For the people who voted in Wichita County...

Ratings site provides students with anonymous information on instructors

Shaila Botello, Reporter

November 27, 2018


Filed under Campus, Local

The first semester of college can bring an abundance of different emotions to first-time students. They can experience fear, happiness, relief, and stress. The stress a student may experience can also be heightened when choosing what courses to take and which professors to teach them. That's where rating...

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