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Monday with the Mustangs has new structure

Monday with the Mustangs has new structure

Carli Woolsey, Reporter

September 8, 2018

The Department of Athletics staff will host its second Monday with the Mustangs to raise awareness of MSU coaches, staff and athletes with the community. Monday with the Mustangs will be held at the Courtyard by Marriott on Sept. 10 from 5:15 to 6:45 p.m. Kyle Williams, director of athletics, said the idea is to use venues as a p...

#ComplicitMSU needs a second look

Markell Braxton-Johnson, Columnist

March 28, 2018

The word "complicit" has been thrown around a lot lately. Specifically, the word has been adjoined to charges that MSU’s administrators have been complicit in sexual assault and misconduct on campus. Complicity is generally defined as direct involvement with others in criminal activity, and synonyms...

Administrators honor first African American students

Administrators honor first African American students

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February 24, 2018

To honor the first African American students who attended MSU in 1954, administrators hosted a ceremony in which they dedicated a bench to the alumni in the Clark Student Center Comanche Suites on Feb 23. Syreeta Greene, director of the office of equity, inclusion and multicultural affairs, sa...

Get educated, talk about serious topics

The Wichitan

February 6, 2018

OUR VIEW: Getting tested for sexually transmitted infections and diseases should be second nature to sexually active people. We're all adults here. We talk politics, gender, race and sex, but mere mentions are not going to stop the endless ambiguity surrounding such topics unless students stop pa...

New website design glitches, however more user friendly

The Wichitan

October 31, 2017

OUR VIEW: The visual elements of the university's website redesign emphasizes our efforts to produce innovative content. As frustrating as the two day long construction was, the administration's efforts were not in vain. The goal was to create a more visually pleasing website that was easier to na...

Search for provost narrows down candidates

Leah Bryce

April 19, 2017

Over the course of the semester, the administration and Board of Regents have been on the hunt for a new provost. Four candidates, James Johnston, Kenya Taylor, Monica Varner and Jerold Hale were selected to interview on campus April 4-11. The provost and vice president for academic affairs is the chi...

Administration fills executive position

Ryane Hatten

February 22, 2017

With Randy Kirkpatrick's retirement, the university welcomed a new executive position. David Sanchez, new chief information officer, joined university faculty after serving more than 25 years in various information technology positions at the University of New Mexico. He will be accompanied by hi...

Provost leaving; to become provost at UNT-Dallas

Provost leaving; to become provost at UNT-Dallas

The Wichitan

December 7, 2016

In a memo distributed to the campus community Dec. 7, Provost Betty Stewart announced her resignation effective this coming February.INTERIM PROVOST REACTIONUPDATED: Dec. 9, 1:22 p.m.After receiving the news of Stewart's resignation, James Johnston, dean of the Robert D. & Carol Gunn College of Health S...

Shipley outlines goals at first faculty/staff meeting

Shipley outlines goals at first faculty/staff meeting

Brianna Sheen

August 17, 2015

In her first speech as University president, Suzanne Shipley asked a full house of faculty and community members to re-imagine Midwestern State. Shipley, at the Aug. 17 faculty/staff meeting, said her goals for the next year include supporting an outstanding learning environment, creating a ...

Campus drug problem declining

Samantha Forester

March 3, 2014

Campus drug problem declining from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. Drugs are finding their way onto college campuses across the nation. Options of heroine or marijuana are popping up at schools all over the country. But does your campus have a drug problem? Sophomore Jesse Brown says he’s been made aware ...

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