The Wichitan

Construction inconveniences students

Latoya Fondren, Reporter

October 20, 2018


Filed under Guest Column, Op-Ed

It's 9 a.m. on a sunny, Thursday morning and students are usually in class learning while listening to the soft chirps of birds as they fly across the sky. Instead of a normal morning on campus for students and staff, our morning is filled with the high pitched squeals of drills and vibrations throughout...

Forming new club gave me confidence, opportunity

Mitch Kipp, Columnist

April 10, 2018


Filed under Guest Column, Op-Ed

Seven months ago I never would have imagined where I am now. I wasn't involved in any organizations, but I wanted to join something. I knew Jesse Brown, coordinator of student involvement, was a good guy and I figured he could get me involved in something, so I stopped by his office. By luck, he had...

Pursue liberal arts outside the classroom

The Wichitan

February 6, 2018


Filed under Guest Column, Op-Ed

Much has been said about Midwestern State University being the only public liberal arts institution in Texas, and you may have heard rumblings of the internal efforts to enhance that experience. Arguably, most students will experience the liberal arts in the classroom through the quality and rigor...

It’s time for housing upgrades

The Wichitan

March 28, 2017


Filed under Op-Ed, Staff Editorial

OUR VIEW: If it's broke, fix it. Legacy Hall, our newest residence hall, opened in August of last year and with it came brand new furniture. It's easily our most contemporary building on campus, and there's no doubt about it — whether you want to actually live there or not, it's still a nice pla...

Living on campus: tips from a junior

Rachel Johnson

August 25, 2016


Filed under Guest Column, Op-Ed

Welcome to some of the best (and worst) memories you will make. You will have a hate-love relationship with your residence hall room and roommates by the time you leave, but you will never forget the memories you make. So here are some tips from a junior who has already been there and done that.Whet...

Deadline to claim on-campus housing this Friday

Jessalyn Castro

February 11, 2015


Filed under Campus, News

Students who live on campus have until Friday, Feb. 13, to declare where they want to live as part of the "Claim Your Crib" campaign. Freshmen living in Pierce and Killingsworth halls can now apply to move into a place more private and spacious. Those with enough credit hours will now be able to...

Major housing changes include new dorm, cafeteria

Ethan Metcalf

March 4, 2014


Filed under Campus, News

The Board of Regents approved the construction of a new dorm to be completed by August 2016 to facilitate growing freshman class. In addition, an increase in housing will require an expansion of the dining hall. Director of Housing and Dining Services Michael Mills said 93 freshmen had to live in...

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