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30 people attend meeting on campus discrimination

30 people attend meeting on campus discrimination

Rachel Johnson

December 2, 2015

The Town Hall Meeting lead by the black student leaders began their meeting on Nov. 23 with 30 people in attendance in response to recent events on campus . Shayla Owens, management junior, started the Town Hall Meeting  by addressing the purpose behind the meeting. Owens cited different ...

#NoHateAtMSU

#NoHateAtMSU

Taylor Courtney

November 19, 2015

A picture posted of a Midwestern student on social media last week has drawn attention to the subject of discrimination on campus. The picture, originally posted on Yeti, features senior psychology major Marco Torres walking into the CSC. Text at the top of the picture reads, “See a Fag, Post a Fa...

Lip-sync contest goes off script

Lip-sync contest goes off script

Rachel Johnson

November 18, 2015

It started off as any other lip-sync contest. Contestants performed to "Hit Me with Your Best Shot," "Baby Got Back," and "Same Love." The 10 groups that started the evening in CSC Comanche Suites were whittled down to five after the audience voted on little slips of white paper. Erin Ha...

MESA shuttle usage low on Saturdays

MESA shuttle usage low on Saturdays

Morgan Haire

April 29, 2015

Since the trial run of the Mustangs Entertainment Shopping and Attractions Route began April 10, the number of weekend riders has continued to decline. The numbers over the weeks have been important to decide if MESA will continue to run in the fall. April 20, Matthew Park, dean of students, sent an...

Appeals filed in SGA election

Ethan Metcalf

April 16, 2015

Hearing Thursday at 3:30 p.m. in CSC Cheyenne Results for the Student Government Association elections were posted Monday, showing Jesse Brown, criminal justice junior, as the winner of the presidential race with 56 percent of the vote. But Keith Lamb, vice president of student affairs and enrollmen...

Opinion: Choose Marco Torres for SGA president

The Wichitan

April 8, 2015

Our view: In elections, results speak louder than words, and the only results we have seen came from senior class senator Marco Torres. We need an active president who has the best interests of the entire student body, not select groups, at heart. Torres is the candidate for that job. Election...

Student Government presidential elections April 8-12

Student Government presidential elections April 8-12

Cody Samples

April 7, 2015

Student Government Association elections run from April 8-12. I talked with the three candidates for president: Julia Brady, Jesse Brown and Marco Torres, to get some insight into the election. Why did you get into student government? "I would love to expand my leadership position," Julia Brady...

Student government makes changes to increase voter turnout

conner wolf

April 1, 2015

In an effort to increase voter turnout, student government elections are coming nearly a month sooner this year with polls opening April 8. Rebecca Stogner, sociology junior and student government president, said, “The elections have been changed from May to April so that it doesn’t conflict with...

Student government approves weekend shuttle service

Student government approves weekend shuttle service

Serah Welborn

March 25, 2015

With a unanimous vote, the Student Government Association approved the Mustangs Entertainment Shopping & Attractions route, or MESA, at its March 3 meeting. The bus route will serve as a weekend extension of the traditional Mustangs Shuttle with a trial run starting April 10. "I was really ex...

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