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Statesmen Sync Second

Statesmen Sync Second

March 4, 2017

On Feb. 18, the Delta State men’s swim team competed in their final day of the NSISC Championships. After four days of intense competition between many different swim teams, the Statesmen pulled out of there with the silver.   The NSISC was hosted right here in Delta State’s very own pool. The campus was booming...

Kisses for St. Jude

Kisses for St. Jude

March 2, 2017

In the spirit of Valentine’s Day, the Delta State Chapter of Tri Delta hosted a fundraiser for St. Jude. “Kisses for St. Jude” took place in in the H.L. Nowell Union, where The Delta Statement talked to Kaitlyn Bryant, a member of Tri Delta, to get the scoop on this fundraiser.   Bryant has been a member of Tri D...

Favorite Foods

Favorite Foods

March 1, 2017

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Thanks I Guess

Thanks I Guess

February 28, 2017

there's not much to do here. after a day or two i get pretty bored – sometimes kind of lonely. but i'm not really alone. i've got bukowski for company. though it's always the same old same old with him.   it's easy to get tired of reading poem after poem about:   classical...

Honor Society: Scam or Real?

Honor Society: Scam or Real?

February 27, 2017

The Delta State community has mixed reviews concerning The Society for Collegiate Leadership & Achievement (SCLA), which has recently sent emails inviting students to join “a multidisciplinary honor society with members at over 220 colleges and universities nationwide.” The catch? Students must pay a lifetime membership...

A Cold Day

A Cold Day

February 24, 2017

Weirdos Unite

Weirdos Unite

February 23, 2017

“We are the Delta State Weirdo Chess Club, but [we are] more than just a chess club. We're a bunch of young individuals...weird individuals...trying to use our inability to ‘fit in’ [to] make us STAND OUT. Not just in the world of chess, but in the life we live everyday as well.” Weirdo Chess Club Facebook Page ...

What Season are You?

What Season are You?

February 22, 2017

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Surviving High School: Chapter One

Surviving High School: Chapter One

February 21, 2017

Chapter One At first, skipping a grade seemed like a reward—an honor. A part of her thought she might even be presented with a certificate of some sort. But when she walked into the classroom, she realized the award she received from the school was nothing more than fanfare to disguise the hardship she inadvertently faced. ...

What Career Services Can Do For You?

What Career Services Can Do For You?

February 20, 2017

The Career Services (CS) offers many opportunities for students to work on their career path. Their services include but are not limited to resume consultations, job postings, career coaching, job search planning, workshops on interviewing and business etiquette skills, and on-campus interviews. CS also sponsor and host career...

2017 Most Beautiful Pageant

2017 Most Beautiful Pageant

Hannah Kistemaker

February 19, 2017

Filed under News, Spring 2017

On February 16 the Student Government Association (SGA) held Delta State University’s 2017 Most Beautiful Pageant at the Bologna Performing Arts Center. Thursday night, 29 ladies competed for the title of 2017 Most Beautiful, and the winner of that coveted title is Miss Leah Green.   The competition began well before...

What the Heck is Pickle Ball?

What the Heck is Pickle Ball?

February 18, 2017

Delta State University offers several athletic activities non-athlete students can participate in throughout each semester. One sport is rather unique in its style and rules known as pickle ball.   The intramural sports program splits its recreational activities into two semesters. In the fall, they offer things such...