Meet Your Title XI Officer


Silver City, N.M. – Title IX is for students on campus who have been sexually assaulted, discriminated or harassed. The purpose is to help spread awareness while at the same time showing students what is the next step they should take after being assaulted. “My main job is to makes sure that students are aware

Great Race 50: Teams Get Wild At Great Race Talent Show


Silver City, N.M. – The Misfits took down the other four competitors in this year’s Great Race Talent Show last Thursday night. The event allowed all teams to perform one music video and one movie skit, which were judged by four judges. Leading off first was C’s Get Degrees and they performed “Hollaback Girl” by

Great Race 50: C’s Get Degrees Have the Speed

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Silver City, N.M. – C’s Get Degrees took home the crown in this year’s Who’s Got the Speed? Great Race Event as they were able to outscore four other teams. The teams had to push their cart about 50 yards on College Avenue. Instead of having to go uphill as in Tuesday’s King of the

Great Race 50: Little Rascals Are Kings of the Mountain


Silver City, N.M. – The Little Rascals beat out the other five teams in this year’s King of the Mountain during this week’s annual Great Race. The six teams had to push their cart up Cardiac Hill about 50 yards to the finish line. The only rules were that the teams had to have four

ASWNMU Elections: Bailey McFarland for Student Senate


Silver City, N.M. – Sophomore Bailey McFarland is looking to earn a seat at the senate position for the Western New Mexico University student government this coming fall. McFarland believes that the senator position must be involved with the students as well as hearing their voice. “The reason why I joined student government is because

ASWNMU Elections: Clarissa Moreno for Student Senate

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Silver City, N.M. – Sophomore Clarissa Moreno is entering new ground as she hopes to manage a senator spot for next year’s student government at Western New Mexico University. A new experience is what Moreno is looking for as this is her first year running for student government. “I feel like I am ready for

ASWNMU Elections: Madison Jones for Student Treasurer

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Silver City, N.M. – After being appointed into the senate this spring, Madison Jones is now campaigning to fulfill the treasurer spot for Western New Mexico University’s student government. A Treasurer must handle financial money and Jones believes she has the proper knowledge and experience to accomplish this. She is an accounting major, a member

Graduates Showcase Artwork at BFA Art Show


Silver City, N.M. – Eight graduates presented their art work during the Bachelors of Fine Arts Speak Out Exhibition at the McCray Gallery last Thursday night. The event was intended for the students to express their ideas, thesis and material of their art to an audience. The eight students are Mike Garner, Corina Silva, Atziry

Lady Mustangs Place 14th at Mustang Intercollegiate


Goodyear, A.Z. – With freshman Brenda Dominguez leading the way with a 149 score, the Western New Mexico University women’s golf team placed 14th this past Tuesday at the Mustang Intercollegiate Tournament. As a team, WNMU shot a 309 in the first round but dropped to a 317 in the second, giving them a 626

Mustangs Sign Kobe Bryant for 2017-2018 Season


Silver City, N.M. – Kobe Bryant recently announced that he is coming out of retirement and is set to return to basketball for the Western New Mexico University men’s basketball team. The 5-time NBA champion has not played since the 2016 season with the Los Angeles Lakers. “Having someone with the stature of Kobe Bryant