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Our view: Take this summer to recharge

Our view: Take this summer to recharge

May 24, 2021

With a reported 60% of adults in the US have received at least one vaccine shot, the media has been quick to remind the nation that this isn't time to let up. While that is certainly true and CDC guidelines...

Tale of Two States: Confederacy or abolition, George Wallace or JFK, homophobia or marriage equality, March 25.

Opinion: How to predict your side of history

Joseph Nelson March 28, 2021

*Columns are the opinions of their respective authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of The Wichitan as an organization.* Imagine you're in school again, and your answers to last night's math...

Our View: The Wichitan’s column policy

March 13, 2021

For as early as The Wichitan has existed, the newspaper has included columns. A column is a reflection of the author's opinion on a specific topic and can be written by Wichitan staff, MSU Texas students...

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OPINION: An open letter to today’s Christians

Amos Perkins March 10, 2021

*Columns are the opinions of their respective authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of The Wichitan as an organization.* Dear Christians, Ask any educated Christian what the Ten Commandments...

Wichita Falls-based coffee shop, Frank and Joe's Coffee House.

OPINION: Frank & Joe’s: Diversity is NOT a Priority

Dallas Wabbington February 28, 2021

*Columns are the opinions of their respective authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of The Wichitan as an organization.* I have been going to the Frank & Joe's coffee house for years....

Uncle Sam's closet

OPINION: America: “Greatest Country in the World”

Emily Beaman February 15, 2021

*Columns are the opinions of their respective authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of The Wichitan as an organization.* America is considered “the greatest country in the world” because...

VIDEO: Interviewing students about the 2020 presidential election

AJ Rubio December 8, 2020

After the projected victory of challenger Joe Biden, The Wichitan and MNG Media's AJ Rubio went around campus to gauge student reactions to the news. Click the link below to watch for yourself: https://youtu.be/V8UhcUJWBso  

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Wedding tips for COVID-19 pandemic

Amos Perkins, Managing Editor April 12, 2020

Planning and having a wedding at any time is incredibly stressful; planning and having a wedding during a worldwide pandemic, however, feels impossible. My fiance and I's wedding is scheduled for June...

What I do when there’s nothing to do

Kristin Silva, Chief Editor March 28, 2020

In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, I've been following the recommendations of self-isolation. Since doing so, I've been trying to find ways to keep myself entertained while being locked up in the house...

Professors need our patience and kindness amid transition to online classes

Amos Perkins, Managing Editor March 13, 2020

Before today I had a number of different messages I wanted to spread: the hysteria is worse than the disease, the NBA shouldn't have been suspended, it shouldn't have taken a pandemic to get people to...

Recovering people-pleaser

Mia Heck October 30, 2018

Just like everyone else, I spent my time with acquaintances, taking classes, joined clubs and playing sports. As I got older, these obligations started to pile up higher than I could reach. Classes...

Enrollment matters more than we think

The Wichitan October 5, 2017

OUR VIEW: Recruitment and retention efforts need to be a top priority for everyone on campus, not just upper level administration. Every semester, the talk of enrollment increase or decrease buzzes...

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