State of the Hornet Nation Address

President Shonrock speaks about love, prayer, tough decisions

President Michael Shonrock shocked Hornet Nation April 9 when he announced his transition from Emporia State to Lindenwood University. He was unable to comment immediately due to a busy schedule, but here is a sit down, one-on-one interview with the president over his decision to leave ESU. What follows is the transcript of the interview edited for... Read more »

Subjects caught swimming, fishing in Wooster lake

Subjects caught swimming, fishing in Wooster lake

Susan Welte, staff writer

As the weather gets warmer and the days get longer, the temptation to swim or fish grows. Wooster Lake, however, may not be the place to do it. On March 20, an Emporia State...  Read More »

Carry concealed restraints change, campus keeps no guns policy

Sam Brooks, staff writer

Kansas citizens will be able to carry and conceal guns without a permit starting July 1. “Students are allowed to bring guns to Emporia State and check them in to Police and Safety,” Gwen...  Read More »

ESU alumna charged with six counts of sexual assault

ESU alumna charged with six counts of sexual assault

Ariel Cooley, copy editor

A 2014 Emporia State Teachers College graduate and former Eureka elementary school student teacher was charged with six cases of sex assault. On March 27, Kourtnie Sanchez, 25, was arrested....  Read More »

Bed bugs infest two dorm rooms

Susan Welte, staff writer

One room in Trusler and one room in Singular were infested with bedbugs and have been treated, said Lynn Hobson, dean of students. “The bedbugs have been eliminated,” Hobson said. ...  Read More »

A Pillar of the ESU community: Remembering Steve Hanschu

A Pillar of the ESU community: Remembering Steve Hanschu

Rosalie Krenger, opinon editor

Steven F. Hanschu - fixture of Emporia State for more than 40 years - died April 10, at Newman Regional Health, in Emporia at the age of 62. Hanshu first attended ESU when it was called Kansas...  Read More »

Williams finalist in Wayne State presidential search

Williams finalist in Wayne State presidential search

Ariel Cooley, copy editor

Jim Williams was announced as a presidential finalist at Wayne State University in Wayne, Nebraska. Williams, vice president of student affairs, applied...  Read More »

Reserved for president’s cabinet

SOS, THRIVE host Take Back the Night

Faculty Senate postpones bill amendments

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Tennis sweeps Lyons, loses Senior Day

Tennis sweeps Lyons, loses Senior Day

Cody Campbell, sports writer

Emporia State’s men’s and women’s tennis teams wrapped up their home season with a win against Lindenwood on Monday and a loss to Northwest...  Read More »

Schneider heads to KU

Hornets take four game series

Track team splits up for two meets

Lady Hornets dominate new turf

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April 15 Officer took report of a hit and run accident involving KS 601DVQ and KS 077ETC in Free Parking. ...  Read More »

April 23, 2015

Amy Winehouse Movie Documentary UK Release Date Announced

Amy Winehouse Movie Documentary UK Release Date Announced

RALVELL ROGERS II

Since the tragic death of singer Amy Winehouse on July 23, 2011, there have been a number of tribute documentaries and even a few YouTube videos dedicated to...  Read More »

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