A ‘Major’ Pain

Life at Missouri Western has been great so far. I’ve gained confidence in myself, made new friends, learned new things, travelled to new countries, experienced much and gained much experience. There is only one complaint I have about this school, and I suppose you could call it a ‘minor’ one. What I have noticed during […]

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A Polar Preview

Which fundraiser has snow and swimsuits at the same time? You guessed it! It’s St. Joseph’s annual Polar Plunge! This fun and frigid event is hosted by Missouri law enforcement to benefit the Special Olympics. This year it’s sponsored by the Maryville Treatment Center, the Buchanan County Sheriff’s Department, and our own St. Joseph Police […]

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Phantom Comes to Western

Missouri Western’s Department of Music will be teaming up with the Department of Communication Studies and Theater and the Department of Art to bring Phantom to campus this week. Performances will be 7:30 pm March 3 through 5, and 3 pm March 6 in Potter Hall Theater. Based on the novel by Gaston Leroux, Phantom […]

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Rediscovering the Joy of Movement

All-star athletes come from all walks of life. At Missouri Western, they can even be found in the form of our professors. Dr. Edwin Taylor, assistant professor of Political Science since August of 2010, will be participating in an upcoming marathon. “Actually, I ran my first [marathon] in November,” Taylor said. “I never intended to […]

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