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Students share study tips for finals

Students share study tips for finals

Yerasly Duran, Reporter

December 6, 2018


Filed under Campus, News

As finals begin Dec. 8 at 8 a.m. until Dec. 13 at 5:45 p.m. Students on campus begin their study preparations to receive their best grade. While some students like to use flashcards to study, others just rewrite their lectures. Each student has a unique way to study for their classes. Frida Arredon...

A day in the life of Jonah Parker

A day in the life of Jonah Parker

Nick Lanier, Reporter

October 16, 2018


Filed under Campus, News

The chances are the music coming from the second floor of Pierce Hall is being produced by him, for Him. On any given day, finance sophomore Jonah Parker tries to live his life in such a way to make God proud. “I have no problem saying that I work hard for Him [God],” Parker said. “That’s...

Take advantage, study abroad

The Wichitan

November 28, 2017


Filed under Op-Ed, Staff Editorial

Our view: Our generation is offered many opportunities our predecessors weren’t, and one of them is the chance to study abroad. While not everyone dreams of traveling the world, it something that as many students as possible should take advantage of. Besides traveling with your college friends and making unique...

Priddy Scholars brings new opportunities to first year students

Priddy Scholars brings new opportunities to first year students

Chloe Phillips

October 28, 2017


Filed under Campus, News

Campus activities have since seen an influx in first-generation students thanks to the Priddy Scholars program, a full-ride scholarship that encourages involvement on campus, study abroad, and service projects. According to Cammie Dean, director of student transition services, the program beg...

Scientists justify field at colloquium series

Scientists justify field at colloquium series

Cortney Wood

September 12, 2017


Filed under Feature, News

The hum from the projection screen retracting filled the lecture hall as 50 pairs of feet exited the presentation. After his 40-minute presentation over tectonic evolution, Richard Hanson, school of geology, energy and environment at Texas Christian University, finished off his water with a swig and b...

Despite drought, rain annoys students

Despite drought, rain annoys students

Morgan Haire

May 6, 2015


Filed under Campus, Local

Putting the city over its average monthly rainfall, Wichita Falls received 2.58 inches of rain May 5 - 6 according to National Weather Service. And, although welcome, the rain has put students in a bind with finals approaching. “With living off campus, the rain sometimes is so bad that it’...

10 tips to get the most out of the semester

Jasmine Jones

August 25, 2014


Filed under Op-Ed

  At the beginning of a new semester students tend to make grand plans for themselves and then quickly drop them after a week or two, tops. It's easy to let our goals slip by, especially if we're new to the university or college in general. They say experience is the best teacher, so he...

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