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Respiratory care students to receive an emergency license to work on frontlines of COVID-19 pandemic

Respiratory care students to receive an emergency license to work on frontlines of COVID-19 pandemic

Bridget Reilly, Photography Editor

April 21, 2020

Governor of Texas Greg Abbott announced Sunday, April 5 that physician assistants, medical physicists, perfusionists and respiratory care candidates for licensure "who have completed all other requirements may enter the workforce under an emergency license working under supervision prior to taking the...

Gov candidate makes campaign stop in hometown BBQ joint

Gubernatorial candidate Greg Abbott spoke at Stanley's BBQ at Stanley's BBQ in Wichita Falls, Texas Oct. 25, 2015. Photo by Bradley Wilson

Ethan Metcalf

October 25, 2014

About 100 people descended on Stanley's BBQ on Saturday afternoon to see gubernatorial candidate and "hometown boy" Greg Abbott and State Sen. Ken Paxton, R-McKinney, for a campaign stop just two weeks before the Nov. 4 election. Abbott spoke about many things, from supporting the Texas voter-ID...

Governor appoints student regent

Ethan Metcalf

April 29, 2014

Gov. Rick Perry appointed Jesse Brown, sophomore in criminal justice and business administration, to serve as the Midwestern State University Student Regent for a one-year term effective June 1, 2014. “I came from a small town and had very narrow views, got up here and it widened my views getting...

Representing the student body proves to be a rewarding experience

Shelby Davis

Shelby Davis

February 24, 2014

I have never experienced anything more intimidating than sitting at a boardroom table with lawyers, public accountants and university administrators to discuss the future of the university. The first time I spoke up in a Board of Regents meeting I felt like my heart was going to beat through my che...

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