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Letter from the WSU police chief

August 5, 2013

Filed under Survival Guide

Dear Students,Welcome to Wichita State University! If you are arriving for the first time or you are a returning student, you are going to be a part of an exciting time of growth and change for WSU.The Wichita State University...

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...

Separate colleges combine to create one outstanding university

Staff Reporter

August 8, 2012

Filed under Survival Guide

Wichita State is made up of many parts to create students’ success and its academic institution. The first step of that success comes from the six academic colleges.  They are the W. Frank Barton School of Business, The Co...

The key faces of Wichita State’s Student Government Association

Staff Reporter

August 8, 2012

Filed under Survival Guide

SGA President Luis Carbajal is a senior studying political science, economics, Spanish and strategic communication. Carbajal became an at-large senator when he transferred to WSU in 2010. Last year, he held the position of legislat...