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 »

Stingers Down

Stingers Down

Amanda Goering, editor-in-chief

Emporia State students took to social media last Thursday to share how they felt about Lindenwood’s surprise announcement of President Michael Shonrock’s departure from ESU. ...  Read More »

Life after Shonrock

Amanda Goering, editor-in-chief

The administration was just as surprised as the students were when President Michael Shonrock sent them a text announcing his move from Emporia State to Lindenwood University. ...  Read More »

Shonrock’s legacy, in brief

Ariel Cooley, copy editor

After three and half years as Emporia State’s president, Michael Shonrock is stepping down to accept the presidency at Lindenwood University in St. Charles, Missouri. ...  Read More »

Five faculty members receive awards

Ariel Cooley, copy editor

Five faculty members were recognized as the 2015 Assessment Champion Award winners. The winners received a recognition letter, an award plaque and a $250 stipend. “Clearly, the Assessment...  Read More »

Faculty, staff, alumni give back to ESU

Ariel Cooley, copy editor

The Going for the Gold Campus Campaign ended Tuesday, April 14, with just over 32 percent of faculty, staff and alumni participation. The campaign offers an opportunity for the Hornet Nation...  Read More »

Non-trad researches social media, bullying for Capstone

Non-trad researches social media, bullying for Capstone

Susan Welte, staff writer

“I’ve been bullied. I’ve been the bully because of this and I’ve been bullied again and again. It’s hard to speak up or even talk about.” These...  Read More »

ASG hosts quick meeting before election announced

Weaver, Sharlow win ASG president, vice president by six

Breaking News: Lindenwood University announces Shonrock as new president

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Hornets take four game series

Hornets take four game series

Cody Campbell, sports writer

The Emporia State baseball team faced Northwest Missouri State, for a four-game series, winning the series 3-1 last weekend. ...  Read More »

Track team splits up for two meets

Lady Hornets dominate new turf

Baseball dominates Washburn

Baseball takes weekend series

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RALVELL ROGERS II, staff writer

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