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Polar Plunge benefits Special Olympics

Edward Grisham

February 17, 2014

A pool party in February may sound crazy, but it is not as strange as it seems. The Polar Plunge is an annual event that is a fund-raiser for the Special Olympics. Plungers brave the cold water to raise money based on pledged amounts for special Olympic participants. “This is for our Special...

The voice of the MSU Mustangs

Edward Grisham

February 17, 2014

The voice of the MSU Mustangs from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. Carl Nichols has been the voice of the Mustangs for over 27 years and has been involved here even longer. “I have been the PA announcer for basketball for about 27 or 28 years. I started football the second year football came back on ca...

The Super Bowl at MSU

Edward Grisham

February 3, 2014

Super Bowl at MSU from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. Football is not only the king of sports in America, but the king of all entertainment. Last year, 108 million people watched the Ravens beat the 49ers in the Super Bowl and the game was ranked the third most watched event in U.S. history behind...

Vinson Health Center offers free flu shots to students

Landry Russell

December 4, 2013

Vinson Health Center offers free flu shots to students from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. After reading over the vaccine fact sheet and signing a consent form, you’re taken to the examination room where they will check your temperature. Then you’re given the shot. “A flu shot is your only protection against the flu that we ca...

No-Shave November makes the winter hairier

Landry Russell

November 12, 2013

No Shave November makes the winter hairier from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. It's November, which means it's time for the beards to come out. Every November, men all over the country grow out their beards and mustaches for No-Shave November. "I think No-Shave November is just pride in manliness," said Jason Killi...

A Tale of 2ComicNerds

Landry Russell

November 5, 2013

A Tale of 2ComicNerds from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. AJ Quevy and Lee Ginnings are two MSU students who enjoy comic books. Earlier this year, the decided to start a comic book review show on YouTube. Lee Ginnings: "One day I was just sitting at home and I got a text from AJ and he was li...

Gamma Phi Beta host 5K Glow Run

Skyler Warrick

November 5, 2013

Glow Run from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. On Nov. 2 runners braved the chilly night air for the Gamma Phi Beta 5k Glow Run. A total of 39 people registered to participate, and glow stick accessories were provided at the registration table. The two laps around the edges of campus marked th...

Moffett library hosts Jim Black for book signing

Edward Grisham

November 4, 2013

River Season book signing from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. Administrators from the Academic Success Center hosted a book signing in the Moffett library Last Thursday for Local author Jim Black. This was a chance for Black to greet his readers and talk about his book, River Season, which is a story of his s...

Fright Fest gives students a s of scares

Landry Russell

October 29, 2013

Fright Fest gives students a weekend of scares from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. Halloween began early last weekend when the University Programming Board and the Department of Housing teamed up for the weekend long Fright Fest. "One of [housing's] plans was to kind of do a late night and weekend type deal,” said Mario R...

Civilian death toll in Iraq 50 times greater than most Americans think

Landry Russell

October 21, 2013

Civilian death toll in Iraq 50 times greater than most Americans think from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. Last week a study was published online claiming that the casualties in Iraq related to war are fifty times higher than many Americans believe. In a survey from 2007, the majority of American...

Hardin South updated to be more welcoming to potential students

Landry Russell

September 19, 2013

Hardin South Updated to be More Welcoming to Potential Students from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. Earlier this year, university officials hired a consulting firm to come to campus to try to bring enrollment up. One suggestion made was to update part of South Hardin and make it into a new welco...

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