The Wichitan

International students disadvantaged

Jason Wilson, Reporter

December 8, 2018

Filed under Guest Column, Op-Ed

Walking across campus in the cold air and icy wind, met by locked doors on most of the buildings; no car or bus to leave campus, and little to do on campus, the holidays are far less fun than most students imagine them to be. ...

Religion doesn’t matter

Samuel Mitchell, Reporter

November 28, 2018

Filed under Guest Column, Op-Ed, Reporting class

I want to preface this article by saying that by no means am I bashing those who practice religion.  That is not the purpose of this article, instead it is to tell how we shouldn't be blind followers in the name of religion. ...

A contrast of conveying a political campaign.

Tommy Chhe, Columnist

November 7, 2018

Filed under Guest Column, Staff Editorial

The week before election night, Wichita Falls hosted U.S. Congressman and Democratic candidate, Beto O’Rourke, and U.S. Senator and Republican candidate, Ted Cruz. I had the privilege to do cover and interview the two biggest...

Our nation is properly ruled

Samuel Mitchell

November 1, 2018

Filed under Guest Column, Op-Ed

The belief that each individual has a right to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness is the founding doctrine of our country. Because each person being a unique individual though, the meaning behind these words can change...

Recovering people-pleaser

Mia Heck

October 30, 2018

Filed under Guest Column, Op-Ed

Just like everyone else, I spent my time with acquaintances, taking classes, joined clubs and playing sports. As I got older, these obligations started to pile up higher than I could reach. Classes got harder, boys got cuter,...

Listen to both sides of the issue

Nick Lanier, Reporter

October 29, 2018

Filed under Guest Column, Op-Ed

With both Texas senate candidates coming to Wichita Falls this week, students have a fantastic opportunity to hear the ideas and values of both candidates in the lead up to election night Nov. 6. Beto O'Rourke held a rally in Kiwan...

Our nation is not properly ruled

Matthew Tempelmeyer, Columnist

October 24, 2018

Filed under Guest Column, Op-Ed

Our nation was built upon the basis of the simple freedoms of life, the most notable are life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. However, these three ideologies of what this country was built on contradict each other differing...

MSU should have a fall break

Ryan O'Malley, Reporter

October 21, 2018

Filed under Guest Column, Op-Ed

Have you ever been jealous that your friend attending another university has a break during the fall and you do not? It's that time of year again where many universities are having a fall break and I think MSU should have a...

Study abroad is a must before graduating

Brittni Vilandre, Business Manager

October 20, 2018

Filed under Guest Column, Op-Ed

If you're a student who is serious about their major then I believe study abroad is definitely something to consider. I spent four weeks in London and learned more about the diversity in business than I ever could in a classroom...

Construction inconveniences students

Latoya Fondren, Reporter

October 20, 2018

Filed under Guest Column, Op-Ed, Uncategorized

It's 9 a.m. on a sunny, Thursday morning and students are usually in class learning while listening to the soft chirps of birds as they fly across the sky. Instead of a normal morning on campus for students and staff, our morning...

Vote in the Nov. 6 congressional election

Herbert McCullough, Columnist

October 16, 2018

Filed under Guest Column, Op-Ed

November 4, 2014 was the first time I had voted in an election. It was the 2014 Congressional Election and 2014 Texas Gubernatorial Election. Walking to the voting booths, I felt like a legit boss. I even remembered finishing...

Student-athletes have disadvantage with registration

Carli Woolsey, Reporter

October 11, 2018

Filed under Guest Column, Op-Ed

The wind became chilly, the days became shorter, and the students became anxious. The month of October brings registration and stress to campus each year. Registration causes confusion and frustration for students across all...

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