Guest Editorial: Western, Thanks for the Memories


Silver City, N.M.- In the countless minutes that go along with the days, there can be brought about infinite memories with each moment that a person exists. Whether those memories are in the far past, the near past, or the present moment that has just passed, the memories in a person’s mind that are kept

Five Students Honored in Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony


Silver City, NM- Five outstanding students were inducted into the Student Hall of Fame today for Western New Mexico University. They were recognized for their amazing achievements and contributions to the community and campus of WNMU, and given a cord along with a glass trophy signifying their acceptance into the hallowed hall. The students for

Student Spotlight: Daisy Simpson

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Silver City, NM- This week’s Student Spotlight comes from a familiar face you may have seen in the Juan Chacon building while passing by the Student Affairs office, Ms. Daisy Simpson. Born and raised in San Bernardino, California, Daisy graduated at just 17 years old from San Bernardino High School, and is now 18 years

Great Race 50: Little Rascals Dominate Powderpuff


Silver City, N.M.- Five of the six Great Race teams competed in a heated and tense tournament of Powderpuff football last night at Old James Stadium. While fans of each team were braving the freezing wind and cloudy skies, there was no shortage of excitement for each game. There were a set of girls from

ASWNMU Elections: Dylan Kester for Student Senate

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Silver City, N.M.- Dylan Kester holds the current position of Vice President on the Executive Board of ASWNMU, but come next fall he’s aiming for the much more familiar role of senator. Kester has been involved with WNMU’s Student Government for three years now, and while he was a newbie to the role of VP,

ASWNMU Elections: Jill Smith for Student Senate


Silver City, N.M.-  Making the leap from graduate student to running for a position on the student senate seems like a good fit for where Jill Smith is in her college career. Jill is an Interdisciplinary Studies graduate student in Sociology and Political Science. She is also currently an intern at The Center for Gender