The Wichitan

Las Posada brings inclusivity, culture to campus

Herbert McCullough

December 3, 2017


Filed under Campus, Local, News

The Bilingual Education Student Organization members and Omega Delta Phi, Inc. members organized Las Posada at MSU for the community in Wichita Falls at 6 p.m. in the Clark Student Center Atrium. Patricia Ramirez, bilingual education senior and BESO president, explained the religious importance of Las...

Chipotle fundraiser collects cash for Legacy Scholarship

Chipotle fundraiser collects cash for Legacy Scholarship

Chloe Phillips

November 7, 2017


Filed under Campus, News

After weeks of preparation and advertising through online publicity, flyers and word of mouth, Haleigh Wallace, mass communication senior, organized a Chipotle Mexican Grill fundraiser to continue the mass communication Legacy Scholarship on Nov. 6. Created in 2012, this scholarship is passed do...

Dia de Los Muertos event to celebrate lives of dead Nov. 1

Judelle Tyson

November 1, 2017


Filed under Campus, News

In the spirit of celebrating Día de Los Muertos — Day of the Dead — the University Programming Board and Bilingual Education Student Organization will host an event to celebrate the lives of the dead on Nov. 1 in the Clark Student Center atrium at 6 p.m. Día de Los Muertos is celebrated every...

‘A violent minority does not equate a violent majority’

‘A violent minority does not equate a violent majority’

The Wichitan

October 10, 2017


Filed under Guest Column, Op-Ed

"Do you know any cartel members?" "I heard it’s like, really dangerous there." "Aren’t you scared to visit?" These are only a few of the reactions I’ve received when I tell people I’m Mexican-American. A few would think I’m ashamed to say where my family and roots come from, but in reality t...

Fresh Mexican food at great price

Fresh Mexican food at great price

Eddie Miller

October 22, 2014


Filed under A&E, Restaurant reviews

Tucked away in the shopping center on Maplewood Avenue and Southwest Parkway is El Norteño 2, a restaurant serving up all the classic Mexican dishes from chips and salsa to chorizo. The place was packed for lunch but we were able to get a seat right away. The inside was clean and kept up with,...

The Burrito Shop offers big meals at small price

The Burrito Shop offers big meals at small price

Eddie Miller

September 17, 2014


Filed under A&E, Restaurant reviews

The Burrito Shop serves gigantic burritos at a fair price with no frills. Located downtown across the street from Bank of America, this Mexican restaurant offers the standard variety of meat, cheese, potato and beans, and they do it pretty well. Some might consider it a hole in the wall, b...

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