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Cafeteria lacks both quality and quantity

The Wichitan

October 25, 2016

Filed under Op-Ed, Staff Editorial

OUR VIEW: While some parts of the new cafeteria have improved, as a whole it has not.The quality of the cafeteria has declined since last year, and we believe this needs to change. There are days where they don't have cups or fo...

Athletes should not be forced to stand for the national anthem

The Wichitan

October 5, 2016

Filed under Op-Ed, Staff Editorial

OUR VIEW: While we recognize the shared loyalty to our country, athletes should not be forced to stand for the national anthem.San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick made a public stand by sitting during a time the...

Registration needed for concealed carry

The Wichitan

September 26, 2016

Filed under Staff Editorial

Our view: The university should register each concealed carrying studentWith Legacy Hall sprouting up, turf fields being rolled out, recreational fields blanketed with concrete, and a new Mass Communication wing in the works, change ...

New safety app makes students feel secure

The Wichitan

September 8, 2016

Filed under Op-Ed, Staff Editorial

Our view: All MSU students should add the new safety app to their toolboxes.After downloading the new MSU safety app and experimenting with its features, all students should download it if their smartphone supports it.If students fe...

Legacy Hall marks signs of growth

The Wichitan

August 30, 2016

Filed under Op-Ed, Staff Editorial

Our view: Though unfinished, Legacy Hall makes campus even better. After 15 months of construction and $35.5 million later, 492 students have a brand new place to call home — Legacy Hall. While it is not entirely finished y...

Construction should help, not harm

The Wichitan

May 4, 2016

Filed under Op-Ed, Staff Editorial

With the construction of the new dorm, mass communication building and turf fields, the rise in construction workers and their equipment is inevitable. Sections of parking lots have been closed or blocked off, and gates have be...

Embrace progress, dude

April 19, 2016

Don’t push mental illness under the rug

The Wichitan

April 13, 2016

Filed under Op-Ed, Staff Editorial

Our opinion: Take mental health as seriously as physical health. The repercussions mental illnesses like anxiety disorders or depression can have just as big of an impact on someone's quality of life as physical ailments and sh...

Educate yourself on social justice

The Wichitan

April 6, 2016

Filed under Op-Ed, Staff Editorial

OUR OPINION: It's more than time for we as a campus community to be tolerant of people with varying sexualities, gender identities, religions, and cultural ties. But tolerance isn't enough – we must foster inclusivity as wel...

Students need to learn fiscal responsibility

The Wichitan

March 8, 2016

Filed under Op-Ed, Staff Editorial

OUR VIEW: We have all used the "broke college student" phrase at least once. We, for the first time in our lives, are thrown out into the world and expected to pay for everything, and for some of us that is a challenge.Some of us hav...

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