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Eight students rave about their off-campus jobs

Eight students rave about their off-campus jobs

Brianne Fournier, Reporter

April 29, 2019


Filed under Campus, Local, News

Eight students have been lucky enough to find jobs that are both fun and accommodating. Natty Cervantes, general business junior and On the Border waitress, said, "On the Border is a friendly and caring business that prioritizes both the customers and their employees. It's a good job for students...

A day in the life of Brooke Broadstreet

A day in the life of Brooke Broadstreet

Brianne Fournier, Reporter

March 14, 2019


Filed under Campus, News

Living each day with a smile on her face, Brooke Broadstreet, radiology sophomore, is juggling more than classes this semester. Apart from being a full-time student, she is also a Young Life leader and an intern for the Bridge, First Baptist's college ministry. "My days are normally pretty busy......

20 Bridge student leaders come together to reach out to students

20 Bridge student leaders come together to reach out to students

Brianne Fournier, Reporter

February 18, 2019


Filed under Local, News

Student leaders of The Bridge College Ministry met to discuss their Connect teams and to review their goals, Feb. 17. College pastor Andrew Reilly is the mentor for all 20 student leaders. His goal for Connect is to bring all students, Christian and non-Christian, together so that they can hangout...

12 students gather at Hamilton Park for Adopt-A-Trail

12 students gather at Hamilton Park for Adopt-A-Trail

Brianne Fournier, Reporter

February 4, 2019


Filed under Campus, News

To pick up trash for Adopt-A-Trail, 12 students met at Hamilton Park Saturday. Alex Nelson, environmental science senior, said she was surprised with the turnout of students at this clean-up, “Compared to the two we have already had, this is a pretty big turnout for us.” For three studen...

Food pantry to offer fresh produce, more items

Food pantry to offer fresh produce, more items

Andrew Murray, Reporter

January 29, 2019


Filed under Campus, News

The food pantry reopened for students who are food insecure on Jan. 23 and, according to Special Events Coordinator Cynthia Cummings, there will be more fresh food this semester. Students said if the food pantry had started to get the fresh produce it would help. “We do get fresh produce, but...

MY THOUGHTS: Experience the Yogurt Journey

Hayden Nolan, Reporter

October 17, 2018


Filed under Local, News

Yogurt Journey or Yojo, is a popular frozen yogurt store that provides a clean, calm atmosphere where students and others can socialize, study, and have a good time. At 49 cents an ounce, Yojo provides a more affordable price for frozen yogurt than similar vendors. "We want to provide the best experience...

City public information officer offers social media insight

City public information officer offers social media insight

Greta Gottschalk, Reporter

October 6, 2018


Filed under Campus, News

The public information officer of Wichita Falls shared how the use of social media helps to inform the public and influences their perception of the local government on Oct. 1 during the second session of Social Media Day. Public Information Officer Eric Crosslin said his job feels similar to being a cheerleader in that his team is all...

CSO members hope to engage more students

CSO members hope to engage more students

Greta Gottschalk, Reporter

October 1, 2018


Filed under Campus, News

While the Caribbean Student Organization has been around for 24 years, the organization executives said that awareness of the group is still left unknown to most of the student body. There are anywhere between 300-500 students involved in the culturally based organization. With that, Anja N. Tous...

UPB host karaoke and nacho night

UPB host karaoke and nacho night

latoya fondren

January 23, 2018


Filed under Campus, News

Maverick's Corner filled with laughter, and loud vocals as students took turns performing their favorite songs on the karaoke machine. The warm smell of nachos filled the atmosphere as 75 students stood in line to make themselves a plate. To end the first week of the semester, the University Pro...

30 students explore creative side in holiday art class

30 students explore creative side in holiday art class

latoya fondren

December 5, 2017


Filed under Campus, News

Classical-holiday music played in the background. Acorns, Santa ornaments, snowflake frames and various paint colors filled the Kiowa Room, as students chose from the supplies to decorate as a part of Holiday Decorations Art Class on Dec. 5. "My main motive behind today's class was to get stu...

Greeks prey to stereotypes; still a ‘necessity’

latoya fondren

December 4, 2017


Filed under Campus, News

It's the first night of recruitment, 80 anxious girls await the start of their Greek life experience. Each girl already has an idea of which sorority they would like to be apart of and what that sorority is like. The Greek community on college campuses provides students a chance to gain leadershi...

21 students participate in millennial trivia game

21 students participate in millennial trivia game

Latoya Fondren, Reporter

November 15, 2017


Filed under Campus, News

Loud laughter, shouts and conversation filled Legacy Multipurpose Room as students anxiously sat on the edge of their seats to answer questions on the projector screen. To get students to come out to have a great time and support Delta Week, as part of, "Millennial Trivia Night"on Nov. 9. Han...

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