The Wichitan

The impact of social media and television on politics.

Tommy Chhe, Reporter

November 28, 2018


Filed under Campus, Local

The race for the U.S. Senate seat in Texas drew a lot of attention and it lead the ballot in the Nov. 6 election. But there were more ballots to cast on the Wichita County ballot from state representatives to local representatives to school board members. For the people who voted in Wichita County...

Ted Cruz visits Akin Auditorium

Ted Cruz visits Akin Auditorium

Tommy Chhe and Chloe Phillips

November 2, 2018


Filed under Campus, News

About 600 people, including 100 students, attended a rally at Akin Auditorium in Wichita Falls Nov. 1 for Ted Cruz, U.S. senator of Texas and Republican candidate for the U.S. senate election. Cruz came to Wichita Falls as part of his #CruzToVictory tour across the state. "We are barnstorming the...

Museum of Art presents: ‘Run like the Devil’

Tommy Chhe, Reporter

October 14, 2018


Filed under Campus, News

Twenty-eight people attended Steve Mims’ documentary screening Run Like the Devil about the upcoming Senate election between Beto O'Rourke and Ted Cruz. Linda Veazy, associate professor of political science said the Oct. 8 screening at the Wichita Falls Museum of Art took months in the making to be a formal event. “We’ve...

Cruz, O’Rourke race still too close to call

Cruz, O’Rourke race still too close to call

Tommy Chhe, Reporter

September 26, 2018


Filed under Campus, News

The scene was Southern Methodist University on Sept. 21. Ted Cruz (R-TX), and Beto O'Rourke (D-TX) promoted their positions on a platform while giving an opposing statements toward one another. The scenes of the debate show other states' interest in this Texas election. Cruz is running for re-election...

Students, faculty members present at ISA

Students, faculty members present at ISA

Herbert McCullough, Reporter

April 10, 2018


Filed under Campus, Local, News

[Editor's note: In the interest of full disclosure, Herbert McCullough presented at the International Studies Association conference.] Three students and four professors presented at the International Studies Association conference in San Francisco from April 4-7. Steven Garrison, chair of the p...

Senior has first EURECA experience

Herbert McCullough

November 28, 2017


Filed under Guest Column, Op-Ed

During my senior year, I have had the privilege of being a part of Enhancing Undergraduate Research Endeavors and Creative Activities program and presenting my project at the fall 2017 Undergraduate Research and Creative Activity Forum. I must admit, it was one of the most memorable experiences of my aca...

Meet Rebecca Stogner, the new SGA president

Meet Rebecca Stogner, the new SGA president

Jasmine Jones

April 21, 2014


Filed under Campus, Campus Watch, News

http://vimeo.com/92658369 A sophomore in political science, Rebecca Stogner, is putting her politics into action as she prepares to be the next Student Government Association president. Stogner says she has always had a passion for the law and decided what better way than to get involved on campus....

Political science students recognized at UN conference

Political science students recognized at UN conference

Lauren Roberts

February 25, 2014


Filed under Campus, News

As the only school from Texas, nine Midwestern students involved in the political science independent study came back with the “Outstanding Delegation” award at the 54th Midwest Model United Nations conference Feb. 19-22 in St. Louis. This is the first time students from MSU participated in the con...

Model UN Win Big

Model UN Win Big

Jasmine Jones

February 23, 2014


Filed under Campus, Campus Watch, News

http://vimeo.com/87837788 Political Science students from Midwestern were able to see firsthand what it would be like to work for the United Nations as they played the role of El Salvador at the 54th annual Midwest Model UN Conference. This was MSU's first time competing in the event which they...

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