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Western welcomes journalist Noor Tagouri

Erotic pictures and provocative captions are the things that tend to come to mind when someone hears the brand Playboy, but in late September Noor Tagouri shattered the raunchy stereotype by being the first woman in the magazine’s history to wear a hijab. Photographed fully clothed and poised, Tagouri is a prominent American journalist, established speaker and an international advocate... Read More

Cronkite show performed in DC, NY

In celebration of Walter Cronkite’s upcoming 100th birthday, the Cronkite show premiered at the Newseum in Washington D.C. on Sunday, Sept. 25. The showing of Cronkite was part of a series of events at the Newseum, an interactive museum dedicated to journalism and news, in honor of the “Most Trusted Man in America.” Missouri Western President Dr. Robert Vartabedian, who... Read More

Extreme Percussion Show Honors Retiring Professor

It was a farewell to remember Friday night at the opening performance of Missouri Western’s 14th annual Extreme Percussion Show. Dr. Dennis Rogers, the director of percussion studies, will be celebrating his retirement from Western this May after 37 years of teaching, 47 years total. On Friday, not only did guests get to enjoy an energetic performance of talented percussionists,... Read More