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Ratings site provides students with anonymous information on instructors

Shaila Botello, Reporter

November 27, 2018

The first semester of college can bring an abundance of different emotions to first-time students. They can experience fear, happiness, relief, and stress. The stress a student may experience can also be heightened when choosing what courses to take and which professors to teach them. That's where rating...

Ruth Morrow: the piano woman and marathon racer

Ruth Morrow: the piano woman and marathon racer

Sarah Graves

March 29, 2017

Papers, books and folders piled 15 inches high all across the office with a only a small path to the desk and computer. At first glance, it's hard to even notice the two pianos in the office. Ruth Morrow sat at her desk with a wide grin across her face, ready to discuss the adventure she calls life...

Campus legends tested

Campus legends tested

conner wolf

March 15, 2016

Students voice their opinions on campus legends from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo.Over the years, the students have perpetuated some urban legends, getting hit by a university vehicle will result in getting tuition paid, a dead roommate or professor will result in A's in classes, the Killingsworth suicide jumper, and the campus having exclusiv...

District Judge makes time for teaching

District Judge makes time for teaching

Matthew Swiger

January 29, 2015

It is easy to find professors at Midwestern State University who now teach in the field they once worked, but it is much harder to find professors who still work in the field they teach. However, the Criminal Justice Department is home to one such individual. Judge Bob Brotherton is the sitt...

Two Prothro-Yeager professorships filled for fall

Two Prothro-Yeager professorships filled for fall

Ethan Metcalf

March 25, 2014

Two tenure-track assistant professor positions were filled in the Prothro-Yeager College of Humanities and Social Sciences this fall. Tench Coxe, Intensive English Language Institute program coordinator since Fall 2012, will fill the humanities position opened by the retirement of Lynn Hoggard, and...

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