The Wichitan

Shipley responds to defaced flyer

Chloe Phillips, Co-Editor

November 7, 2018

President Suzanne Shipley sent an email Nov.2 to the university community in response to a defaced flyer found by Nathan Jun, associate philosophy professor and coordinator of the philosophy department. Jun discovered the defaced flyer announcing a class on Africana philosophy Thursday morning. Shipley said she f...

Shipley reports enrollment increase

Kristin Silva, Managing Editor

September 27, 2018

According to an email from University President Suzanne Shipley sent at 11:20 a.m. Sept. 27, fall 2018 enrollment increased. "I am pleased to report our fall 2018 enrollment increase as follows. While our headcount increased only slightly from 6,080 to 6,102, our semester credit hours increas...

Speaker makes students ‘look at life differently’

Speaker makes students ‘look at life differently’

Dewey Cooper

August 30, 2016

About 400 students gathered in D.L. Ligon Coliseum on Aug. 30 for All Student Convocation. The agenda included speeches from University President Suzanne Shipley, Student Government Association officers and a guest speaker, Justin Jones-Fosu.Jones-Fosu said that his primary jobs are husband and father, bu...

Parking remains on forefront of Board’s agenda

Parking remains on forefront of Board’s agenda

Kara McIntyre

February 3, 2016

The Board of Regents will meet on Feb. 11-12 to discuss a new strategic plan for the university including a five-year plan for parking on campus.But this wasn't the first plan the Board developed."Any time you have a long-term vision, it's extremely difficult as a Board, and frankly as an administratio...

University President: Talk to me

University President: Talk to me

Kharmyn Lewis

November 19, 2015

Before I committed to attend MSU, I went to a Mustangs Rally. There were seniors from across the country who were curious as to what MSU had to offer; however, I already had done my research about the university and was almost sure that I would attend MSU in the fall. Instead, I was looking for faces mor...

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