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International Cooking Class Hosts Its second event

It’s that time of the month again, Missouri Western’s International Student Services and Residence Hall Association sponsored the 2nd annual International Cooking Class. Cooks, Isabelle Hannson and Maria Martens taught individuals how to make Sweden meatballs at the Kitchen Commons. Program Coordinator and student at Western, Charity Page discussed her role with ISS. “Basically, I plan programs for mostly for... Read More

International Student Services Hosts its first Tea and Talk

The International Student Services at Western hosted their first Tea and Talk on Feb 28th. The event consisted of tea and food and a discussion about relationships from other parts of the world. Assistant Director of ISS, Fumi Cheever discusses the meaning and importance of Tea and Talk. “People may have some questions about different culture or different customs or... Read More

Year Of The Dog: Chinese Spring Festival

The Chinese Spring Festival was packed full of traditional dancing, food and music that encouraged attendees to learn about Chinese culture.  On Mar. 6. in Blum Union the International Student Center put on the Chinese Spring Festival. The Chinese Spring Festival celebrated the Chinese New Year with a mix of education and fun activities.  Chinese Exchange Instructor Jin Peng performed... Read More

Political prodigy Rachel Gonzalez makes history

In high school, teenagers are supposed to focus on schoolwork, friends and part-time jobs. At the age of 17, Western student Rachel Gonzalez was focused on politics and the betterment of the United States of America by running as a delegate for presidential candidate Hillary Clinton during the 2016 presidential election. Gonzalez started out as a volunteer for the Clinton... Read More