• Follow The Advance online @KWUAdvance
  • »Make sure to check the Advance social media pages for updates
You Are Here: Home » Articles posted by Meagan Contreras
Meagan Contreras

I am a junior communications and marketing major from Oxnard, California. I came here to play for the softball team as a catcher. I am a wedding fanatic and I want to spend my life planning weddings for different people all over the country. I love to read and enjoy free writing. I spend a lot of time writing short stories.

Number of Entries : 43

Crocs comes out with heels

Crocs came out with the first ever croc heel. It’s advertised to have be stylish while being comfortable and easy. The shoe hold the same original look as the traditional croc, yet it has a 6-inch heeled wedge. They come in black, purple, white and green. When I first saw the heel, I fell in love. They are made into being the perfect shoe for going out, yet they don’t lose the perfect traditional look of th ...

Read more

Yotes roll over OKWU

The Coyotes triumphed over Oklahoma Wesleyan University this past Saturday. The game started as a back and forth battle between the two teams. Both teams came out of the gate hot, with the lead bouncing back and forth many times. After starting to trail 11-8, the boys stepped it up, going on a 9-0 run. With this run, they were able to get themselves back into the game. Scoring runs by Ran Hill and Jamon Ful ...

Read more

Pumpkin Pie Cup Cakes

It’s fall, so you know it’s time for all of the fun desserts to come out and play. In this addition I am sharing one of my favorite fall recipes, pumpkin pie cupcakes. I have helped my mom make these for my family’s thanksgiving for as long as I can remember, and they are delicious. First off you will need: • ⅔ cup all purpose flour • 15 oz pumpkin puree • ¾ cup sugar • 2 large eggs • 1 teaspoon vanilla • ¾ ...

Read more


[media-credit id=3 align="aligncenter" width="300"][/media-credit] Kansas Wesleyan is known for having a large amount of student athletes as a part of their student body. Now, there is a lot that goes in to being a student athlete, especially in college. Many things need to be done and there is not a whole lot of time to do them. Imagine getting something else added on top of classes, athletics, and work. I ...

Read more

Pumpkin Crumble Cake

Hello Coyotes! Are you ready to try a delicious new dessert this fall? If so, I have the perfect one for you. Pumpkin Crumble Cake is easy to make and is delicious. It’s the perfect conclusion for any fall meal and has been a favorite in my family as long as I can remember. First you will need: INGREDIENTS Base: • 2 - 15 oz. cans of pumpkin pie filling • 1 - 12 oz. can of evaporated milk • 4 large eggs • 1½ ...

Read more

Coyote Crossing; The Battle of the walk through or the walk around

[media-credit id=10 align="alignleft" width="300"][/media-credit] They say the shortest distance between two points is a straight line. So when you are running late for class, don’t you think you should take the shortest distance to your class? What if it means disrespecting your school's property, would you still do it? This controversy has been emphasized at Kansas Wesleyan over the past few years. The un ...

Read more

Dorm Room Recipes: Stove Top Orange Chicken

Hello, Kansas Wesleyan Coyotes, and welcome to the Dorm Room Recipe section. To start off our fall semester I am bringing you one of my favorite recipes. I found it this summer. This stove top orange chicken recipe is fun and easy to make. It is also absolutely delicious. To make it you will need the following; Orange chicken sauce ingredients: ◦1 Cup BBQ Sauce ◦1 Cup Sweet Orange Marmalade ◦2 TBSP Soy Sauc ...

Read more

Dorm Room Recipes: Mexican Pizza

Today I am sharing with you one of my favorite new recipes. I have always loved the Mexican Pizza at Taco Bell and I finally found a copy cat and it is great. Here is what you will need: • 1/2 pound ground beef • 1/1 cup diced onion • 2 cloves garlic, minced • 1 tablespoon chili powder • 1 teaspoon ground cumin • 1/2 teaspoon black pepper • 1/2 teaspoon salt • dash cayenne powder • 1 (16 ounce) can refried ...

Read more

Dorm Room Recipes: cherry dream bars

This week I am bringing you one of my friend’s favorite treats. This week I am giving you instructions on how to make a cherry dream bar. This is easy and very delicious. You just have to follow these directions For the Bars: • ½ cup butter, softened • 1 cup granulated sugar • ½ teaspoon salt • 2 large eggs • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract • 1 ¾ cup all-purpose flour • ½ teaspoon baking powder • 1 can (21 oz.) ...

Read more

Highlight a coyote: Hailey Torrez

[media-credit id=3 align="alignleft" width="228"][/media-credit] Hailey “Buggs” Torrez is the newest graduate assistant for the ladies' softball team at KWU. She was successful in high school, finishing as one of the most decorated position players on Colorado High School softball history. She was even featured on the cover of ESPN’s September 2009 edition. Torrez started her college softball career at Cent ...

Read more
Scroll to top