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SAC gives opportunities for student involvement

Staff Reporter

August 5, 2013

Filed under Survival Guide

The Welcomefest booths seek to make students feel at home on the Wichita State campus from Aug. 19 to Aug. 30.The event is coordinated by members of the Student Activities Council (SAC).Shannon Glover, president of SAC, believes in...

Students encourage studying abroad to make friends, experience new places

Staff Reporter Kassidee Lank

August 5, 2013

Filed under Survival Guide

Watching a soccer game from San Mamés stadium in Spain, hearing a concert at the Auckland Arts Festival in New Zealand, strolling the gardens of the Tokyo Imperial Palace or taking a weekend trip to Machu Picchu probably isn’t pa...

GAME ON! A quick guide to varsity athletics at WSU

Sports Reporter

August 8, 2012

Filed under Survival Guide

Volleyball   After finishing its school record ninth straight 20-win season last year, the volleyball team fell in the first round of the NCAA Tournament to Kansas State. However, with 2011 being the fifth-straight season the S...

RSC construction brings temporary relocation, unified offices

Staff Reporter

August 8, 2012

Filed under Survival Guide

Michael Ybarra has been cutting hair in the Rhatigan Student Center lower level at Wichita State for 30 years. Now the owner of Lords & Ladys is operating from the second floor of the RSC due to the two years or longer renovation project...

How to get involved with a recognized student organization

Managing Editor

August 8, 2012

Filed under Survival Guide

As a commuter campus, some students may struggle to find their niche at Wichita State. This is why recognized student organizations play a vital role in campus life. With more than 100 RSOs at WSU, everyone is sure to find some...

Advice from the upper classmen

Staff Reporter

August 8, 2012

Filed under Survival Guide

So, it’s freshman year again.  But being a freshman this year isn’t going to be anything like that first day in high school all those years ago. Gone are the days of depending on the adults in your life to make sure you ...

A pep talk from the Sunflower editor

Editor-in-Chief

August 8, 2012

Filed under Survival Guide

Welcome to your final college semester. You know, since the world is going to end on Dec. 21 (Don’t know what I’m talking about? See page 4D).  OK, so the world probably isn’t going to end and this probably isn’t goin...

It’s the end of the world as we know it, and I feel fine

Columnist

August 8, 2012

Filed under Survival Guide

I have good news for those that are concerned about the impending end of the world on Dec. 21, 2012: it isn’t going to happen. Of course, if that was your student loan re-payment strategy, I guess that news isn’t so good. For...