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Cyclist signs contract with European team

Cyclist signs contract with European team

miguel jaime

January 20, 2015

As a young child growing up in Pocatello, Idaho, Hannah Ross spent most of her days in a swimming pool. After first jumping in the pool, Ross dreamt of nothing else other than becoming a professional swimmer. “My parents loved swimming so that’s how I got in it. My parents basically put me i...

Fitness instructor sets example

miguel jaime

November 5, 2014

Fitness instructor sets example from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. With each snack and unhealthy choice comes a high price, such as heart disease, stroke, Type 2 diabetes, and certain types of cancer. According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, more than one-third of U.S. adults are obese. Luckily, Ang...

Students race homemade boats in homecoming tradition

Students race homemade boats in homecoming tradition

miguel jaime

October 30, 2014

The inexperienced sailors pushed their small boat into the glistening lake and jumped in. Seconds later they fell into the cold murky water as their boat tipped over. Kicking and splashing they tried to jump back in, but it was too late. The water already filled most of their vessel and it began to...

Students return service to church in need

miguel jaime

October 22, 2014

BSM gives back from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo.A At Emmanuel Baptist, 15 students from the Baptist Student Ministry devoted a part of their weekend to help a church in need. With brushes in hand, and enough paint to go around, the students gave the church nursery a new paint job. “Emmanuel’s one ...

New residence hall needed on campus to meet demand

miguel jaime

April 28, 2014

New dorm needed on campus from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. As enrollment increases, so does the demand for on-campus housing. With more than 200 beds being subleased off campus, new residence halls are definitely needed. Michael Mills, Director of Housing, says it's hard to recruit new freshmen and grow the ...

Drought has little effect on housing

miguel jaime

April 8, 2014

Drought has little effect on housing from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. Water restrictions have not made their way across the entire campus just yet. Students who live in resident halls have yet to feel a difference when it comes to the drought restrictions. Michael Mills, Director of Housing, said the universi...

Students reminisce on college experience

miguel jaime

March 27, 2014

Imagine Graduation from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. Several departments on campus host Imagine Graduation every semester to help seniors fulfill graduation requirements, and to answer any questions students might have for their big day. The event is a one-stop-shop for graduation, and is a remi...

Students Gather for Safe Spring Break

miguel jaime

March 12, 2014

Safe Spring Break from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. Spring break is just days away and students have the opportunity to learn how to stay safe during the week off. Several departments in the division of student affairs office hosted an informational event to encourage students to make better l...

Students experience African culture

miguel jaime

March 4, 2014

Saakumu Dance from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. Students were able to sing and dance in Comanche with the three-time award winning Saakuma dance troupe. The dance group originates from Ghana and travels throughout the United States to share their lifestyles with others. “Were here as part of...

MSU’s Graduate School holds open house as recruitment effort

miguel jaime

March 3, 2014

The Graduate Open House from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. Graduate school officials organized an open house as an attempt to increase the awareness of the opportunities and programs they provide. “I noticed that our enrollment has been flat in the past years so I started looking at ways that we c...

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Miguel Jaime