The Wichitan

Torchlight Parade brings school spirit

Students march in the Torchlight parade.

Alyssa Mitchell and Chloe Phillips

October 26, 2018

A street full of flickering torchlights lit up the night as students put another year under the belt of the annual homecoming Torchlight Parade. From wanting to support our school to just enjoying the heat, over 100 attendees had their reasons for participating in the homecoming tradition. Attendee Comment...

Annual fish fry unites the community

Rickedra Byrd athletic training freshman and Gianni Cambell nursing and music freshman getting their drinks during the Fish Fry at Sikes Lake on October 26, 2018. Photo byStephen Gomez

Paige Champagne, Reporter

October 26, 2018

Carrying on a 39 year-old tradition, the Kiowa Kooks fried up fish for the annual homecoming fish fry on October 26 at 5 p.m. at the Sike's Lake Center. "It's just something to get everybody together," Kiowa Kooks member and alumni Carl Nichols said. "Everybody likes fish and homecoming is a good time to...

_exas-sized homecoming sparks controversy

MSU welcome sign

Nick Lanier, Reporter

October 23, 2018

The “T’s” around campus have been crossed out. They're gone. Well, for the next week at least. Student Government Association officials said on their Twitter feed, "To anticipate our victory against Tarleton State for homecoming, all "T's" on campus will be crossed out." Given that the theme...

Bonfire T-shirt exchange ends Friday


Ryan O'Malley, Reporter

October 23, 2018

Homecoming week kicked off Oct. 21 with campus decoration. Starting Monday and running thru Friday the Office of Student Involvement is holding the annual bonfire and T-shirt exchange. The bonfire T-shirt exchange is where students can go to Clark Student Center Room 194 and exchange a different university T-shirt for a free Midw...

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