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Colleges Against Cancer receives SGA approval

What was initially an innocent Facebook post about a student wishing for an organization at Missouri Western that supported cancer awareness exploded into a national chapter for Colleges Against Cancer. CAC is a national non-profit organization that is supported by the American Cancer Society. The ACS has an office in Kansas City, Mo. Students Kathie Marquart and Shelbie Kirkendoll approached... Read More

Fulbright professors teaching at Western

Since 1946, the Fulbright Program has been an international educational ambassadorship between the United States and 154 other nations. The goal behind the Fulbright program is to increase mutual understanding between the people of the United States and the people of other countries. The Fulbright Program was created from legislation written by former late Arkansas Sen. J. William Fulbright. He believed... Read More

Dexter the service dog goes public

When thinking of service dogs, large breed dogs, like the German Shepherd, usually come to mind. Who would imagine that an under 10-pound Chihuahua would be trained and licensed as a service dog for asthmatic children? Missouri Western nursing student Katelynn Crawford is the owner and trainer of the tiny Dexter. Crawford’s entire family believes in animal therapy, and they... Read More