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Episode 12: Bringing football to MSU, part 1

Episode 12: Bringing football to MSU, part 1

Ethan Metcalf

March 14, 2015

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Mustang basketball teams prepare for regionals

Harley Warrick

March 10, 2015

Mustang basketball teams prepare for regionals from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. With the NCAA Division 2 basketball championship beginning on March 13, both the men's and women's basketball teams have been selected to fight for a national championship. “Any time you can get to the tourname...

Few students participate in in presidential forums

Mark Campbell

March 9, 2015

Presidential Forums have low student participation from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. Of the 5,193 undergraduate students, only about 45 chose to attend the three open forums for the next university president. "There was an average of about 15 students at each one," Jesse Brown, student member of ...

Students discuss leadership at WeConnect

Elascha Davila-Hicks

March 6, 2015

weCONNECT leadership conference from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. About 140 students representing on campus and community organizations attended the third annual weCONNECT conference, providing them the opportunity to engage, to lead and to connect. Students from Midwestern State, Tarleton State and the University of Cen...

Third, final presidential candidate visits campus

Elascha Davila-Hicks

March 4, 2015

Nelsen visits campus as the third and final presidential candidate from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. Robert Nelsen was the third and final presidential candidate to visit campus ending the presidential forums. Audience members asked questions related to the topics on diversity, fundraising and f...

Only 15 students attend second presidential forum

Mark Campbell

March 3, 2015

Presidential Candidate partakes in open forum from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. University presidential candidate Andrew Rogerson spoke to a crowd of no more than 15 students on Feb. 25 in an open forum, the second of three forums for the candidates. One of the questions students asked conc...

Snow invades MSU campus

Mark Campbell

March 2, 2015

Snow invades MSU campus from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. Snow: A Texan's kryptonite. A weakness so prevalent at MSU that classes were canceled two days in a row. "I didn't have to go to classes, which was great because I wasn't prepared like I should have been," Jacqueline Gober, education sophomore, said. "It ...

Student officials request bus route expansion

Elascha Davila-Hicks

March 1, 2015

Mustang bus route planning to expand from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. The Mustang bus route provides service to the university community. Now, administrators like Matthew Park, dean of students, are planning to expand that service. While some students enjoy the freedom of having their own transportation others patiently wai...

Poet ’empowers’ students to be unique

Elascha Davila-Hicks

March 1, 2015

Poet ends Black History Month with powerful message from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. Students gathered in the Atrium for an adventure in spoken word. The night's entertainment included local artists and student performers and the show was interrupted by an unexpected twist . The night's headliner...

Episode 11: Founding Health Science at MSU

Ethan Metcalf

February 28, 2015

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First presidential candidate brings liberal arts background

Naomi Skinner

February 28, 2015

Shipley Kicks Off the Presidential Forums from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. Suzanne Shipley, the president of Shepherd University, was the first candidate introduced as a possible replacement for retiring university president Jesse Rogers. Held a day later than originally schedule due to bad later and condensed into one public f...

Officials sign new dining hall contract

Harley Warrick

February 23, 2015

https://vimeo.com/120008715 After 19 years of business with Aramark, administrators have decided not to renew Aramark's contact with the company. The Food Service Committee has recommended Chartwells to the Board of Regents. “We (Housing and Dining Services) were looking for a provider that...

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