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Five people watch West Side Story at UPB movie night

Brittany Hill, Reporter

November 15, 2017


Filed under A&E

The University Programming Board hosted a movie night showing of West Side Story, Tuesday night, Nov. 14. The event was held in support of the local food bank with a collection of canned foods, but did not have a big turn-out with only five people attending and 20 cans collected. “It’s really disappoi...

Moffett library hosts Food for Fines

Moffett library hosts Food for Fines

Joanne Ortega

April 26, 2017


Filed under Campus

As the school year comes to an end, students are taking action on the emails they have received reminding them about their library fees. Whether a usual visitor at the library or only go to study for finals, the big brown box in the front desk is something that can’t be miss when walking in. Moffet...

Turkey trot foodraiser set for Nov. 17

Yvette Ordonez

November 12, 2015


Filed under Campus, News

The 14th annual Turkey Trot 5k will be held Nov. 17 at 4:30 p.m. at Sikes Lake trail. The entry fee is one canned food item and the first 100 students that show up will receive a free, long-sleeved T-shirt. The food will be donated to the food bank and the first woman and first man to cross the finish...

Empty Bowls raises hunger awareness for the third year

Empty Bowls raises hunger awareness for the third year

Courtney Gilder

October 21, 2014


Filed under Campus, Local, News

The reception for Empty Bowls, a charity event that benefits the Wichita Falls Food Bank, was held Oct. 21 in the Wichita Falls Museum of Art. Attendees at the packed event bought handmade ceramic bowls crafted in the university's ceramics shop. The $40 for the bowl also included all-you-can-eat acces...

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