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Greeks host Olympic event

Greeks host Olympic event

Tyler Manning, Editor

April 17, 2018


Filed under Campus, News

Anticipation filled the air. Months after the international event concluded, the campus  olympics started on the warm Friday afternoon. Drawing toward the end of Greek Week, staff from the Office of Student Involvement hosted Greek Olympics in the quad on April 13. The event was categorized into three diff...

Here are the candidates for student government association president

Cortney Wood

March 20, 2018


Filed under Campus, News

With the final Student Government Association presidential debate on Wednesday, March 21 in Bolin 100, the presidential candidates continue to insert themselves in the campus issues to show support for student interest. While the secretary and vice president candidates are running unopposed, two stud...

Ruth Morrow: the piano woman and marathon racer

Ruth Morrow: the piano woman and marathon racer

Sarah Graves

March 29, 2017


Filed under Campus, News

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...

Freshmen dominate cross country team

Lane Riggs

September 14, 2015


Filed under Sports

When the starting gun fires, the girls are looking so far ahead through the shimmering air that they can almost see the finish line. For freshmen Sara Smith and Alex Pearcy, cross country meets aren’t new experiences, and that can also be said for their team — almost half of which is freshmen,...

Cross Country wins home meet, works towards conference title

Cross Country wins home meet, works towards conference title

Jessalyn Castro

October 20, 2014


Filed under Sports

Spanish senior Emma Ramirez is perfectly aware her collegiate running days are almost over. “A lot of us are seniors and there’s no second chance," Ramirez said. "This is it." As one of seven seniors on the cross country team, Ramirez wants to make the most of these next few races, which is why ...

Baptist Student Ministry students run for cake

Edward Grisham

April 8, 2014


Filed under Campus, Campus Watch

BSM students run for cake from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. Students and runners alike met in Sunwatcher plaza on Saturday to raise money for missions. MSU students from the Baptist Student Ministry put on the “I run for cake 5k” to raise money for mission trips over the summer.  After the race, ru...

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