The Wichitan

My First Time in Canada

Herbert McCullough, Reporter

April 22, 2019


Filed under Guest Column, Op-Ed

From March 27-30, I attended the 60th Annual International Studies Association Convention in Toronto, Ontario, Canada at the Sheraton Center and the Hilton near Nathan Phillip Square. Only one professor and one student attended this year’s ISA Convention. This included myself and Linda Veazey, associate...

Students ponder studying yonder

Greta Gottschalk, Reporter

December 1, 2018


Filed under Campus, News

Do not be a student that dismisses the exhilarating idea of studying abroad because of the false assumption that the cost is too expensive. Studying abroad, as a college student, is a once in a lifetime experience. Michael Mills, international education director, said, “No MSU student is paying...

Study abroad offers ‘personal growth’ for students

Study abroad offers ‘personal growth’ for students

Tre' Jones

November 15, 2017


Filed under Campus, News

To help educate students about the details and benefits of the study abroad programs, Michael Mills, international education director, gave a presentation Nov. 13-14. Mills went into detail about each study abroad program, the places students would go, the classes they would be taking, the estim...

German Prof: ‘Learning a foreign language can make you smarter’

Herbert McCullough

April 18, 2017


Filed under Campus, News

¡Hola! Hallo! Bonjour! All three words mean "hello" in Spanish, German and French, respectively. These are the literal and figurative introductions into taking a foreign language, which the Foreign Language Department emphasized in its Trilingual Café on April 10. “The Trilingual Café is our...

Study abroad meetings inform students about the program

Zoie Flores

February 1, 2017


Filed under Campus, News

Midwestern State’s study abroad program holds four meetings per year to inform students about the wonders of studying outside of a local college classroom. There are classes available in Spain, France, and London for all majors. The courses are worth six credit hours and students involved study fo...

Study abroad program an investment in cultural education

Study abroad program an investment in cultural education

Taylor Warren

November 24, 2015


Filed under Campus, News

The smell of toast fills the aroma in the house as Madre cooks breakfast for the family. Leaving the house, tall buildings line the streets of Grenada, Spain. The cool wind blows through the city. People enter and leave constantly from the restaurants and small boutiques. The Sierra Nevada moun...

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