The Wichitan

Question of the Week: What’s your favorite thing about MSU?

Question of the week: What is your favorite thing about MSU?

Alana Earle and Henry Martinez

April 23, 2019

What's your favorite thing about MSU? As the semester is wrapping up we asked students what they love most about MSU. Hayes Hooper, political science sophomore | "[I like] how friendly everyone is to each other." Austin Strode, general business freshman | "The campus [is really nice]." Rache...

Question of the Week: Chick-Fil-A

question of the week

Alana Earle, Reporter

April 9, 2019

Chick-Fil-A is a well-loved food chain, especially amongst college students. This week we asked students how many times they eat at the campus Chick-Fil-A in a week. How many times do you think you eat at Chick-Fil-A in a week? Siany Kloss, studio art sophomore | "Probably only four [times]." ...

Question of the Week: What organizations are you in?

Tau Kappa Epsilon

Alana Earle, Reporter

April 2, 2019

Finding your place on campus can be tricky, especially if you're new on campus. We asked students what organizations they are apart of and why those organizations are important to them. What organizations are you apart of and why? Micheal Gonzales, criminal justice junior | "Omega Delta Phi, [I] jo...

Question of the Week: Transitioning to an HSI

Social work junior Zelma Delgado, radiology sophomore Ashley Gonzales, nursing sophomore Luz Garcia, radiology freshman Vanessa Quinones, and nursing freshman Carolina Beltran chatting in the atrium before CGC Wave check on Feb. 28.

Clarissa Alvarado

March 4, 2019

This week, we asked the student body to give their opinions on how they feel about MSU transitioning to a Hispanic Serving Institution. How do you feel about MSU becoming a Hispanic Serving Institution? Joselin Flores, business management freshman | “I would like to see more networking with Hispanic leaders throu...

Question of the Week: What’s your major?

Alana Earle, Reporter

February 26, 2019

Picking a major can be challenging but, once you find your calling, it can be really exciting. We asked some students what their major is and why they picked it. What's your major and why did you choose it? Isiah Contreras, kinesiology sophomore |"I really wanted to go into sports medicine type of w...

Question of the Week: How can the Wichitan better serve students?

Sociology junior Lisa Noriega and finance freshman Victoria Rosas reading in the student center before finishing homework. Feb. 25. Photo by Alana Earle

Alana Earle and Yerasly Duran

February 26, 2019

Here at the Wichitan, we are striving to be better for our students. We wanted to get students input on how we can improve ourselves and the paper for the benefit of the campus. Here's what students said and suggested about how the Wichitan can better represent them. How can the Wichitan better serve s...

Question of the Week: Incoming freshman tuition raised by 2.2%

student smiling

Alana Earle, Reporter

February 21, 2019

As we all know, college can be expensive. I went and spoke with students this week about how they feel about MSU raising the incoming freshmen tuition by 2.2 percent. How do you feel about MSU raising incoming freshman tuition by 2.2%? Bianca Delgado, early education freshman | "I don't see a point in...

Question of the Week: Valentines 2019 Edition

Alana Earle, Reporter

February 15, 2019

It's Valentines Day on campus and love is in the air, or is it? We sat down with students this past week to get their opinion on Valentines Day. Are you excited for Valentines Day? Craig Gregg, psychology freshman |“I heckin' love Valentines Day. I get candy, flowers and presents. I really love tedd...

Why the question of the week is important

Wichitan Staff

February 6, 2019

Our View: The Wichitan staff believes that students have a voice that needs to be heard. We also believe that they should be given an outlet to use that voice in a productive manner. Our new series "Question of The Week" will give students a platform to articulate their opinions and create conversations...

Question of the Week: What is your passion and why?

Yerasly Duran and Alana Earle

January 29, 2019

The word passion is defined as an intense desire or enthusiasm for something. Whether it be helping the community, learning languages or exploring their major students share what their passions are. WHAT IS YOUR PASSION AND WHY? "I am passionate about education, most importantly, about English la...

Question of the week: What is food insecurity? and how can MSU help?

Alana Earle and Yerasly Duran

January 23, 2019

Students body defines what they think food insecurity is, and discuss how they believe MSU can help. Alex Espy, education elementary teaching freshman| "I guess choosing between school and food shouldn't be an option. I feel like you should have both. You can't really have a proper education without food....

Question of the week : Why is Stampede Week significant?

Yerasly Duran and Alana Earle

January 18, 2019

Esperanza Guzman, 4-8 social studies education, junior | "Stampede Week gives students a chance to interact and meet classmates as well as provide a free way to unwind from the stress of school beginning." Christian Oseguera, mass communication, junior | "I think for students who haven't been may be ...

The Student News Site of Midwestern State University