The Wichitan

Lone Star Conference changes cause budget troubles for softball

Andrew Murray, Reporter

April 15, 2019


Filed under Campus, News

Seven new teams will be joining the Lone Star Conference this fall which spells trouble for some teams. With the new schools coming into the conference, only six of them have softball teams. This change only causes more expenses, than new competition though. This is because the softball team usu...

iLead Conference building better Leaders

Amber Hernandez, Reporter

September 18, 2018


Filed under Campus, News

To equip students with better leadership skills, the Office of Student Leadership & Involvement will host the iLead conference Tuesday Sept. 18, beginning at 4:15 p.m. in the Comanche Room of Clark Student Center. “Leadership is necessary for a lot of our students, it’s a tool they can use...

Students, organizations gather for iLead

Tre' Jones

September 20, 2017


Filed under Campus, News

To encourage students to engage with peers to succeed, Student Development and Orientation and Student Government Association members put on the iLead Leadership Conference Tuesday Sept. 19 in Clark Student Center. “This conference is about an investment in yourself," Jesse Brown, student organization...

Model UN members prepare for upcoming conference

Jenna Horn

February 18, 2016


Filed under Campus, News

Eleven members of the Model UN program prepare for the national conference in New York City, where they will represent the country of Honduras in the mock negotiations.The students in attendance will spend the conference coming up with solutions to suggested problems for the country.“We ranked the count...

Column: Use people, not pamphlets to market university

Ethan Metcalf

April 1, 2015


Filed under Op-Ed

A lot of emphasis has been put on expanding the university's marketing reach as a means to bolster enrollment. From presentations at Board of Regents meetings, to promises made by each university presidential candidate in their forum visits to the school, marketing to prospective students has been a...

Students discuss leadership at WeConnect

Elascha Davila-Hicks

March 6, 2015


Filed under Campus, Campus Watch, News

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...

Conference builds leadership skills

Yolanda Torres

February 20, 2015


Filed under Campus, News

The weCONNECT Leadership Conference will take place on Feb. 21 in the Clark Student Center. The conference is designed to help student leaders build skills that they can take back to their own organizations and campuses. Jessica Pettitt, social justice speaker and consultant, will be the keynote speaker at t...

Cross Country wins home meet, works towards conference title

Cross Country wins home meet, works towards conference title

Jessalyn Castro

October 20, 2014


Filed under Sports

Spanish senior Emma Ramirez is perfectly aware her collegiate running days are almost over. “A lot of us are seniors and there’s no second chance," Ramirez said. "This is it." As one of seven seniors on the cross country team, Ramirez wants to make the most of these next few races, which is why ...

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