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University official discusses president search

Samantha Forester

October 22, 2014


Filed under Campus, Campus Watch, News

University Official Talks President Search from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. Campus Watch Reporter Samantha Forester sat down with Debbie L. Barrow, director of Board and Government Relations to discuss the current search for University President Jesse Rogers’ successor. In May, Rogers announced his plans for retirement effective...

Students return service to church in need

miguel jaime

October 22, 2014


Filed under Campus, Campus Watch

BSM gives back from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo.A At Emmanuel Baptist, 15 students from the Baptist Student Ministry devoted a part of their weekend to help a church in need. With brushes in hand, and enough paint to go around, the students gave the church nursery a new paint job. “Emmanuel’s one ...

Remembering Walt Dalquest, part 2

Remembering Walt Dalquest, part 2

Ethan Metcalf

October 18, 2014


Filed under Presidential Ponderings

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Remembering Walt Dalquest, part 1

Remembering Walt Dalquest, part 1

Ethan Metcalf

October 18, 2014


Filed under Presidential Ponderings

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Introduction to ‘Presidential Ponderings’

Introduction to ‘Presidential Ponderings’

Ethan Metcalf

October 18, 2014


Filed under Presidential Ponderings

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New residence halls being planned

Cody Samples

October 17, 2014


Filed under Campus, Campus Watch, News

New Dorms from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. To help with the increasing numbers of students living on campus, architects met on campus this week to finalize plans for new residence halls. "Looking at building an approximate 500-bed resident facility, it's going to be a more true residence hall,"...

Softball team raises money to support North Central team

Harley Warrick

October 17, 2014


Filed under Campus Watch, Sports

http://vimeo.com/108862612 Members of the softball team rallied together for a fundraiser to support North Central Texas College after four of that school's softball team members were killed in a motor vehicle accident in late September. Wearing NCTC shirts, bracelets, wristbands, and ribbons...

Nearly 200 give input on presidential search

Harley Warrick

October 12, 2014


Filed under Campus, Campus Watch, News

http://vimeo.com/106248470 With University President Jesse Rogers retiring in May of 2015, students, faculty, staff, and members of the community met with representatives of the search firm to discuss the process for finding his new replacement. In a series of four town hall meetings, nearly...

Poet comes to campus to share his wisdom

Cody Samples

October 9, 2014


Filed under Campus, Campus Watch, News

Poetry from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. The English department hosted professional poet John Poch. John Poch, a poet, came to campus to share some of his wisdom with aspiring writers. Students appreciated what Poch had to offer and were grateful for his tips. Poch went on to share some ...

Caribfest: 14 years of celebration

Cody Samples

October 3, 2014


Filed under Campus, Campus Watch, News

Caribfest from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. The Caribfest celebrated 14 years with a launch to kickoff the festivals Sept. 20, and two new faces were in charge. "Every year the positions are filled by different persons in the organization," Rhea Durand, senior in chemistry, says. "This year just happen to be our chance to...

What to do during traffic stop

Samantha Forester

September 29, 2014


Filed under Campus, Campus Watch, Local, News

What to do during a traffic stop from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. Flashing lights, sirens. If you’ve ever taken a ride in a car, you’ve probably been in a scenario like this before. But what are you supposed to do when you see those familiar red lights in your rear-view mirror? Geordan Mart...

Rogers’s last festival as university president

Harley Warrick

September 25, 2014


Filed under Campus, Campus Watch, Sports

http://vimeo.com/107208779 Among the thousands of fans attending the football game at AT&T Stadium in Arlington was one official attending his last festival game in official capacity. Jesse Rogers seemed pleased with the 42 to 17 victory of the Eastern New Mexico Greyhounds on Sept. 20. "Well...

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