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MSU Tutoring Center: Revamped and Ready for the Semester

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Emily Beaman, Reporter

September 16, 2020

Midwestern State University’s Tutoring and Academic Support Programs (TASP), previously located in Prothro Yeager and McCullough Hall,  has found its new home in the freshly renovated Moffett Library.  TASP’s webpage says their mission is, “to provide the necessary support to help students...

New and improved Moffett Library

Moffett Library's entrance

Stephanie Robledo, Reporter

June 3, 2020

Moffett Library was under construction during the entire Spring 2020 semester. Up until March 23, students have only had access to the second and third floors, now students have access to all the floors at the library again and are able to enjoy the new and improved library. “We are planning on April 7 doing an open...

$58.4 million construction projects advance

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Carli Woolsey, Reporter

October 25, 2018

When walking across campus on a cold October morning the crane used for construction overtakes the skyline. MSU seems shadowed by the crane and construction that surrounds it. Construction is around every turn. It's outside of almost every building, and it seems to be ever-present within the conversations...

Moffett Library hosts tours for students

Tre' Jones

January 30, 2018

Moffett Library staff gave tours of the building on Wednesday Jan. 24 and Thursday Jan. 25 to show people the features of the building and some of the collections the library has to offer. Clara Latham, university librarian, said she thinks it is important to have these tours and is glad the library...

Library workshop reaps low attendance

Library workshop reaps low attendance

Chloe Phillips

November 1, 2017

To help students build upon their research and citing skills, Moffett Library hosted what Andrea Williams, associate university librarian, describes as an advanced bibliographic citation workshop on Oct. 26. The workshop discussed using Endnote, a bibliographic citation software. "We assume st...

Moffett library hosts Food for Fines

Moffett Library staff hosts annual food drive, Food for Fines, and set out a box for student donations. Photo by Joanne Ortega.

Joanne Ortega

April 26, 2017

As the school year comes to an end, students are taking action on the emails they have received reminding them about their library fees. Whether a usual visitor at the library or only go to study for finals, the big brown box in the front desk is something that can’t be miss when walking in. Moffet...

‘Rocky Horror Picture Show’ creates interactive showing for students

Arianna Davis

April 12, 2017

After watching Rocky Horror Picture Show, it’s not uncommon to find rice stuck in hair hours after the movie, seeing confetti fall out of clothes as the day goes on, or getting sprayed in the face with a water gun. Costumes and drag make up are expected dress code. While the library provided newspap...

But first, coffee

Yareli Lora

Yareli Lora

October 12, 2016

Just let me have my coffee how I want it.Every morning I get up, wash my face and brush my teeth. Occasionally I will have a little something for breakfast and then rush out the door. My day has not even started yet and it is already chaotic. The life of a typical college student.The first thing I lo...

History of MSU digitized

Cortny Bates, special collections librarian/associate university librarian, and Clara Latham, university librarian, demonstrates to Peter Fields, english associate professor, and Keith Lamb, vice president of student affairs and enrollment management, how the new MSU History Display in the second floor of Moffett Library, Feb. 9. Photo by Rachel Johnson

Emily Carroll

February 9, 2016

Associate University Librarian for Technical Services Cortny Bates unveiled the digital display of MSU history on the second floor of Moffett Library on Tuesday Feb. 9. She presented a new touch-screen display to faculty, students and alumni that a spread of finger foods and drinks features the picture...

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