Buff Promise guarantees tuition funding

Ashley Miller Assistant editor In its second year, Buff Promise still holds true to its assurance. Buff Promise is a guaranteed tuition program designed to help academically talented students from low to middle class families. “It reassures students that they too can receive a higher education degree,” Shawn Thomas, director of admissions, said. “It lets…

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Question of the Week: What Are Your Summer Plans?

Martissa Flores Junior, Educatio I’m getting ahead this summer. I’m taking 12 hrs. worth of classes. Justin Garcia Freshman, Farm & Ranch Managemen I’ll be working 70 hours a week in Tulia. Chris Chiapko Junior, Engineerin I’m heading home to Dallas to coach kids for soccer & hockey and I’m going on a family trip…

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Buff Spotlight: KAITLYN WITTE – #7 First base

Kaitlyn Witte #7 – First Base CLASSIFICATION: Sophomore MAJOR: Sports & Exercise Science HOMETOWN: Midland, TX MIDDLE NAME: Rhea FAVORITE MOVIE: Varsity Blues FAVORITE COLOR: Green FAVORITE SAYING: “Wherever You Go, Go With All Your Heart.” FAVORITE TYPE OF JEANS: Buckle PET PEEVE: Loud and Obnoxious People RANDOM FACT: “I hate elevators and heights.” CHILDHOOOD…

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Me, confident?

Ashley Miller Assistant editor Throughout my life I’ve always lacked self-confidence and never been outspoken. I didn’t think I was good enough and would only open up to those that were close to me. I was always the one sitting in the corner by myself or the one just listening in to what others had…

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Rausch studies in Germany as Fulbright scholar

Andrea Findley Editor Taking his interest in government abroad, Dr. Dave Rausch, associate professor of political science, will head to Germany in June for the 2009 Fulbright German Studies Seminar. The Fulbright Seminar will be an intensive learning experience about German government titled, “German’s Future: New Parties—New Solutions?” The 14 individuals chosen to go will…

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WT men and women golfers receive honors

Tammy Luksich Sports editor WTAMU men’s and women’s golf teams earned postseason conference honors in Thackerville, Okla. April 19. The awards ceremony came as a kickoff to to the LSC Golf Championships. Among the honorees for the women were Hammerli Sriyai, Amanda Davidson, Whitney Osborne and Mollie Peterson. Sriyai was named all-LSC first team. Davidson…

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