The Wichitan

My First Time in Canada

Herbert McCullough, Reporter

April 22, 2019


Filed under Guest Column, Op-Ed

From March 27-30, I attended the 60th Annual International Studies Association Convention in Toronto, Ontario, Canada at the Sheraton Center and the Hilton near Nathan Phillip Square. Only one professor and one student attended this year’s ISA Convention. This included myself and Linda Veazey, associate...

Religion doesn’t matter

Samuel Mitchell, Reporter

November 28, 2018


Filed under Guest Column, Op-Ed, Reporting class

I want to preface this article by saying that by no means am I bashing those who practice religion.  That is not the purpose of this article, instead it is to tell how we shouldn't be blind followers in the name of religion.  A majority of my examples will come from the Christian faith, as that is...

College ministries strive to get students involved in church

College ministries strive to get students involved in church

Jake Clancy, Reporter

November 7, 2018


Filed under Campus, News

The annual Interfaith Involvement Fair gives churches across town an opportunity to meet with students on campus. But this fair isn't the only way churches try to get in touch with students. Each church has a different method to reach and to interact with students with the same goal of sharing what...

Our nation is not properly ruled

Matthew Tempelmeyer, Columnist

October 24, 2018


Filed under Guest Column, Op-Ed

Our nation was built upon the basis of the simple freedoms of life, the most notable are life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. However, these three ideologies of what this country was built on contradict each other differing from the roots of how individuals live their independent lives. To put...

Mustangs 4 Christ aims to help students build stronger relationship with Christ

Jadon Lane, Reporter

September 29, 2018


Filed under Campus, News

At first glance, things at Mustangs 4 Christ didn't seem very organized. It wasn't that the space located just off campus was disorganized, it was more like the staff just wanted students and others to feel at home - in a relaxed atmosphere. And they certainly didn't want to start throwing the Bible around as soon as you walk in ev...

Baptist Student Ministry members discuss discrimination in religious organizations

Tre' Jones

December 4, 2017


Filed under Campus, News

Though religious organizations on campus try their hardest to make students feel comfortable, some students may feel discriminated against. Because discrimination may be based on skin color, gender, political views, religion or sexual orientation, this might lead some people to ask, "Is there di...

Echoes of Gospel hosts concert in Burns Chapel

Tyler Manning

November 18, 2017


Filed under Campus, News

Student organization, Echoes of Gospel, is hosting its first choir concert on Nov. 19 at 4 p.m. in the Burns Chapel. Echoes of Gospel is a new organization that was founded in the spring semester of 2017 by Preston Busby, president of Echoes of Gospel and criminal justice junior. Busby said, "Students...

Atheism activist proves to be controversial speaker

Ethan Metcalf

April 29, 2014


Filed under Campus, News

The Philosophy Club and the Free Thought Alliance are sponsoring a lecture by Peter Boghossian, philosophy instructor at Portland State University, on May 1 at 7 p.m. in Dillard 101. The lecture, "Jesus, the Easter Bunny, and Other Delusions: Just Say No!" is free and open to the public. After members of th...

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