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This weeks news in brief — Feb. 2
This weeks news in brief — Feb. 2
Allison Campbell, Reporter • February 2, 2023

WSUPD accepting and delivering Shocker Locker donations For the duration of February, Wichita State Police Department officers will be taking an active...

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Galyn Vesey, a lifelong Wichita native and civil rights activist, hugs Gregory Vandyke Jr., the Speaker of the Senate in SGA, at the 15th annual MLK Commemoration on Jan. 31. Vandyke read an excerpt of Martin Luther King Jr.s I Have a Dream speech, before Vesey gave his keynote speech.
'It’s the young community who brings about change:' Civil rights activist comes to WSU
Maleah Evans and Maegan Vincent February 1, 2023

Galyn Vesey, one of the protestors behind the three-week-long Dockum Drug Store sit-in, visited Wichita State, sharing his experience with the civil...

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Kansas day is on Jan. 29. . On Jan. 29, of 1861, the Kansas Bill was passed by both houses and President James Buchanan signed the bill into law, admitting Kansas as the 34th state into the union.
Kansas day here, students reflect on connection to state
Jacinda Hall and Jaycie Nelson January 29, 2023

163 years ago, Kansas wasn't a state yet. On Jan. 29, of 1861, the Kansas Bill was passed by both houses and President James Buchanan signed the bill into...

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A student introduces herself in a game at the freshers party. The Indian Student Association hosted this event once a semester.
‘Go out of your comfort zone:’ Freshers Party gathers international students together
Courtney Brown, Reporter • January 28, 2023

For students starting college in a new country, it can be disorientating. To help with the transition, the Indian Student Association (ISA) hosts its...

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Track and field at Herm Wilson Invitational
Madeline Bell and Brianna Cook February 2, 2023
Former Shocker Ricky Council IV drives the ball down the court against USF on Feb. 12, 2022. Council was the star of the game with 18 points and five rebounds.
Former men’s basketball player hangs 25 on Baylor
Trinity Ramm, Sports Editor • January 30, 2023
Cessna Stadium was originally opened in 1946 as Veterans Field before the expansion and renaming in 1969. Wichita State University plans to rebuild the stadium to create an 8-lane track and soccer field.
This week on the road - Jan. 26
Danielle Wagner, Reporter • January 27, 2023
Jessica Anzo continues her winning streak in her singles match
Women’s tennis dead heats matches on opening weekend
Trinity Ramm, Sports Editor • January 27, 2023
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Photo courtesy of Netflix
REVIEW: “That 90’s Show” killed plot and character development
Danielle Wagner, Reporter • February 2, 2023
St. Anthony’s Lion Dance Team performs at the Lunar News Year: Year of the Rabbit event on Jan. 23. Lunar New Year is celebrated in many countries, such as China, Hong Kong, Vietnam, Taiwan and South Korea.
PHOTOS: Lunar New Year: Year of the Rabbit
Thy Vo, Advertisement/Design Manager • January 24, 2023
Photo courtesy of Netflix
REVIEW: “That 90’s Show” killed plot and character development
Danielle Wagner, Reporter • February 2, 2023
Remains of a Mayan temple in the Muyil Archeological Zone
OPINION: How to not be that tourist
Maleah Evans, Reporter • January 30, 2023