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What it’s like being a black student at a PWI

What it’s like being a black student at a PWI

Story by Maya Hodison, Writer

March 10, 2020

Never in my entire life had I been in the presence of so many black people at once until I had the privilege of attending the 43rd annual Big XII Conference on Black Student Government in Norman, Oklahoma. I did not know how much I needed that experience until I arrived and looked around. From Feb....

Late Nite: Student opens late night restaurant in Baldwin

Late Nite: Student opens late night restaurant in Baldwin

Story by Megan Stover and Jeremiah Edwards

February 24, 2020

On Feb. 9, Baldwin City welcomed a new, student-run restaurant to the community. Late Nite is a dessert and breakfast themed restaurant that was inspired by the needs of college students but is welcome to all. Junior Dylan Kort said he has always dreamed of opening a restaurant but hasn’t been able...

Mural brings beauty to Baldwin City

Mural brings beauty to Baldwin City

Story by Brenna Thompson, News Editor

September 3, 2017

Celebrations were in order this summer with the completion of the Baldwin City mural. The residents of Baldwin City expressed excitement over the bright painting. City Community Development Director Ed Courton said the Baldwin City Chamber of Commerce brought forth the idea of a community mural in ...