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Campus moves to condition red over flu outbreak

Campus moves to condition red over flu outbreak

Amber Hernandez

January 31, 2018


Filed under Campus, News

The seasonal flu has made its way to campus affecting many students and staff members causing the flu code to change from a code yellow to a code red. Keith Williamson, Vinson Health Center's medical director, said the codes are a reflection of the number of cases on campus. “Understand the o...

Wichita Falls battles human, sex trafficking

Wichita Falls battles human, sex trafficking

Cortney Wood

May 2, 2017


Filed under Campus, Local, News

If she doesn’t earn him $1,000 tonight, she won’t get dinner. She has to turn at least two more “tricks,” or “daddy” won’t let her go to bed. She’s serviced three “Johns” already, but it’s still not enough to earn her time to sleep before she has to get back on the circuit  in ...

Quarantine: MSU edition

The Wichitan

February 15, 2017


Filed under Op-Ed, Staff Editorial

OUR VIEW: Sick students need to keep their illnesses in the confines of their own homes.Sniffling. Coughing. Puffy, red eyes. Scratchy throats and barely audible voices. These are just a few of the sounds and disgusting bodily functions that students experience as classes drag on through the campu...

Health Center to offer free flu vaccinations for students

Health Center to offer free flu vaccinations for students

Yareli Lora

November 10, 2016


Filed under Campus, News

It’s that time of the year when students, faculty, and staff begin to experience a runny nose, feeling achy, and begin coughing. Students can even begin to notice other classmates sniffling, coughing and bringing tissues with them to class.According to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, influenza viruses are spread...

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