The Wichitan

A contrast of conveying a political campaign.

Tommy Chhe, Columnist

November 7, 2018


Filed under Guest Column, Staff Editorial

The week before election night, Wichita Falls hosted U.S. Congressman and Democratic candidate, Beto O’Rourke, and U.S. Senator and Republican candidate, Ted Cruz. I had the privilege to do cover and interview the two biggest individuals in Texas with the whole nation seeing Wichita Falls at the epicenter. As...

Beto O’Rourke makes last-minute stop in Wichita Falls

Beto O’Rourke makes last-minute stop in Wichita Falls

Tommy Chhe and Chloe Phillips

October 30, 2018


Filed under Campus, News

About 350 people, including about 100 students, attended a rally at Kiwanis Park in Wichita Falls Oct. 29 for Beto O'Rourke, democratic candidate for U.S. Senate in Texas. O'Rourke travelled to cities like Wichita Falls because he did not want any cities left out. O'Rourke also said he experienced ...

Listen to both sides of the issue

Nick Lanier, Reporter

October 29, 2018


Filed under Guest Column, Op-Ed

With both Texas senate candidates coming to Wichita Falls this week, students have a fantastic opportunity to hear the ideas and values of both candidates in the lead up to election night Nov. 6. Beto O'Rourke held a rally in Kiwanis Park Oct. 29 at 6:15p.m., with the Democratic candidate hopeful to ups...

Vote in the Nov. 6 congressional election

Herbert McCullough, Columnist

October 16, 2018


Filed under Guest Column, Op-Ed

November 4, 2014 was the first time I had voted in an election. It was the 2014 Congressional Election and 2014 Texas Gubernatorial Election. Walking to the voting booths, I felt like a legit boss. I even remembered finishing my ballot, feeling like a child that got a new toy from Toys "R" Us. Voting...

First-year tips from an upperclassman

Jacklyn York

August 22, 2016


Filed under Guest Column, Op-Ed

You’ve made the grades, applied for college and now been accepted. Now, your days are spent in the pricey bookstore buying up all of the pens and daily planners. You’re eager and ready for your start into university life.Pause.Your world is about to change.FRIENDS. What friends? Not all of your fr...

Opinion: Choose Marco Torres for SGA president

The Wichitan

April 8, 2015


Filed under Op-Ed, Staff Editorial

Our view: In elections, results speak louder than words, and the only results we have seen came from senior class senator Marco Torres. We need an active president who has the best interests of the entire student body, not select groups, at heart. Torres is the candidate for that job. Election...

Campus NAACP promotes voter awareness

Campus NAACP promotes voter awareness

Jasmine Jones

February 27, 2014


Filed under Campus, Campus Watch, Local, News

Campus NAACP Promote Voter Awareness from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. In recognition of early voting, which ends Friday, some organizations on campus are informing students know how to let their voices be heard. Campus NAACP chapter President Olivia Whitley is busy raising awareness for voting. To date, Wh...

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