The Wichitan

Enrollment flat; focus moves to retention

Taylor Henson, Reporter

March 13, 2019


Filed under Campus, News

Despite spending thousands of dollars on recruitment, university enrollment has remained flat. Fred Dietz, vice president of enrollment, said the next phase is to make an effort to focus recruiting in larger populated areas, since the university has the capacity to grow. “Several years ago, the...

College about more than going to class

College about more than going to class

Kristin Silva, Reporter

May 19, 2018


Filed under Campus, News

Whether trying out for a sports team, pledging for Greek Life or joining one of the campus organizations, student involvement increases mental health, helps students strive to graduate and increases overall enjoyment of the college experience according to campus officials. According to Keith Lamb,...

Vice president of student affairs reaches out to Kappa Sigma national office

Tyler Manning and Cortney Wood

May 1, 2018


Filed under Campus, News

After a student said he was expelled from his former fraternity, Kappa Sigma, for standing against sexual harassment, Keith Lamb, vice president of student affairs and enrollment management, reached out to the national branch for information and clarification on policies. "I visited with their national...

Student affairs schedules forum regarding campus harassment, assaults

Student affairs schedules forum regarding campus harassment, assaults

Tyler Manning

March 6, 2018


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The Office of Student Affairs and Enrollment Management sent out a campus-wide email March 6 inviting students and faculty to an open forum regarding campus safety scheduled for March 19. Although most campus officials failed to respond Tuesday evening, the forum seems to be in response to vari...

Office becomes home to new director and students

Devin Field, Reporter

December 3, 2017


Filed under Feature

The office hidden on the side of the housing building is now home to Syreeta Greene. After being a consultant for higher education at a firm and 13 years at the University of Southern California, she came for the opportunity and to take the position of director in the brand new office of Student ...

Board to vote on search for new VP

Board to vote on search for new VP

Kara McIntyre

November 7, 2017


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Suzanne Shipley, university president, will ask the Board of Regents members for permission to launch a search for a new vice president of enrollment management at the meeting on Nov. 9. Keith Lamb, vice president of student affairs and enrollment management, would no longer be part of enrollmen...

Lamb trades Hardin office for student center

Lamb trades Hardin office for student center

Kara McIntyre

August 17, 2017


Filed under Campus, News

Students hurry to get in the Chick-Fil-A line. A group of juniors plays pool in the rec room. The computer lab fills with procrastinating students, rushing to print their essays before class. A few students wander to the bookstore to spend money they don't really have on MSU gear they don't re...

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