Bear Pride

I have been asked recently about why I constantly wear shirts, hats, coats and carry a Missouri State University lanyard. Simple answer, I believe Missouri State is a much better school. Yes, there are good things about Missouri Western. The professors I have are great, certain members of the administration have helped me, being a […]

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Is it even worth it?

As we go through college, we are introduced to numerous opportunities that could lead to our future careers. However, I have to ask the question, is it all really worth it? Education is definitely important, and anyone that says it isn’t is crazier than I am, but what I am questioning is whether or not […]

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Safety is Not Top Priority

Last Tuesday at 3 p.m. a Griffon Alert was sent out to students advising everyone to shelter in place drill to simulate an active shooter on campus. Instructors were told to close their doors and turn off the lights in their classrooms, and anyone not in a class was advised to seek shelter where possible. […]

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Live Your Own Life

Recently I have heard other students and noticed posts on social media about how it is a bad idea to settle down to get married or even have a long term relationship before turning 30. Since I am 23 and engaged, this confuses me as to why or how anyone could say this. Or maybe […]

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