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Men strap on heels for good cause

Although some high heels may hurt, men of the St. Joseph community received the opportunity to walk miles in them to raise awareness of assault of women. On April 2, Young Women Christian Association, the Center For Multicultural Education and Title IX office sponsored, Walk a Mile in Her Shoes in Looney Complex gymnasium to stop rape, sexual assault and... Read More

Transgender girl stands in her truth

Nicole Maines, a transgender motivational speaker, spoke to Western on March 29th in Spratt Hall about standing in her truth. Center of Student Involvement sponsored Standing in Your Truth at Spratt Hall 101 on March 29, students came to listen to Nicole Maines, a transgender advocate lecture about standing in your truth. Individuals listened to Nicole Maines tell her story of... Read More

Roundtable on Responses to Sexual Violence combats domestic and sexual violence

Students and faculty at Western attended Roundtable on Responses to Sexual Violence in Spratt Hall March 28th. During the roundtable discussion individuals spoke about sexual violence Freshman at Western, Ravyn Miller, attended the event and left with more than what she expected. “It definitely exceeded my expectations, I didn’t know what I was going into but I definitely enjoyed the time I... Read More

National Guards Teach Self Defense Class

The National Guards and Center for Multicultural  Education sponsored a self-defense class in upstairs Spratt Hall. The event consisted of a presentation and several techniques students could use for self-defense. John Sorrentino is a recruiter for the National Guards and taught self defense class. “Me and Staff Sergent Hughes are both recruiters, we both tag-teamed in Self-Defense Class, we presented... Read More

International Cooking Class Hosts Its second event

Missouri Western’s International Student Services and Residence Hall Association sponsored the second annual International Cooking Class. Cooks, Isabelle Hannson and Maria Martens taught individuals how to make Swedish meatballs at the kitchen commons. Program Coordinator and student Charity Page has helped with the previous cooking class and believed that it’s not the numbers of attendees that matters but the experience.... Read More