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Evan Banks to become SGA vice president

Over the summer former Director of External Relations Evan Banks was promoted to vice president after Reece Christensen stepped down. Banks says that he wants to work to represent the student body. “If student government is to act somewhat as a check against the administration or at least as a representative body of the students, I very much want to... Read More

President Robert Vartabedian to retire after 11 years

Missouri Western President Robert Vartabedian announced his plans to retire to the Board of Governors, effective July 1, 2019. Vartabedian is entering his eleventh year as Western’s president making him the longest tenured president currently serving at a Missouri public university. “I’m very appreciative of the opportunity that this university has given me to have this presidency as a capstone... Read More

New Aramark contract will replace Java City with Starbucks

Tanner Cobb Starbucks is a major attraction to many students at Missouri Western due to most students needing their daily coffee fix to function. Western is getting a new Starbucks this summer, following a seven-year contract renewal, with an additional three year-option, with Aramark. Western’s previous contract with Aramark was from 2014-17 and was renewed on March 21, 2017. The... Read More