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Guns should be allowed everywhere on campus

The Wichitan

November 4, 2015

Filed under Op-Ed, Staff Editorial

OUR OPINION: With the implementation of Senate Bill 11, campus wide access to guns is important and necessary.   As the Constitution states in the Second Amendment: "The right of the people to keep and bear arms shall not ...

Can they really validate everything?

Rachel Johnson

October 7, 2015

Filed under Op-Ed, Staff Editorial

OUR VIEW: Although Student Government Association has made changes to how the election process works, they are still missing the key factor of validity. Four years ago, the election process was very different. Those that were ...

Staff Editorial: If it’s broke, fix it

The Wichitan

September 25, 2015

Filed under Op-Ed, Staff Editorial

Most people who live or have  lived in campus housing are well aware of the multitude of ongoing problems with campus housing. With the construction for a new residence hall, a new problem has surfaced – the maintenance issues in...

Opinion: These are people

The Wichitan

May 1, 2015

Filed under Op-Ed, Staff Editorial

Our view: In administrators’ quest to protect the bottom line, let us make certain they don’t forget one essential fact: These are people we’re talking about. According to some administrators, their negotiations with SSC Sup...

Engage in Earth Day

The Wichitan

April 21, 2015

Filed under Op-Ed, Staff Editorial

Our view: Between an environmental philosophy course set to begin next spring and environmentally focused lectures and panel discussions, some professors are working to make conservation a priority in the community. Now it’s up...

The goal: A better SGA

The Wichitan

April 14, 2015

Filed under Op-Ed, Staff Editorial

Our view: Our desire for the outcome of the election and the appeals process is for it to result in a better run and more efficient Student Government Association, not for any one candidate to win over the other. As soon as the smok...

Opinion: Choose Marco Torres for SGA president

The Wichitan

April 8, 2015

Filed under Op-Ed, Staff Editorial

Our view: In elections, results speak louder than words, and the only results we have seen came from senior class senator Marco Torres. We need an active president who has the best interests of the entire student body, not select groups, at heart. Torre...

Change is good

The Wichitan

March 11, 2015

Filed under Op-Ed, Staff Editorial

Our view: The presidential search process has been a whirlwind of events, and while there appears to be a break in action now that the Board of Regents have selected Suzanne Shipley, president of Shepherd University, as the sole ...

Nelsen best fit for MSU

The Wichitan

March 3, 2015

Filed under Op-Ed, Staff Editorial

Our view: While all three presidential finalists impressed us and appeared to be well suited for MSU, the Board of Regents can choose only one, and we hope they choose Robert Nelsen to be our next university president. Suzanne Shipley, pr...

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