Category: Features

Student fees for fine arts majors can have you grabbing your wallet and running out the door, but are the extra dollars being put to good use? The School of Fine Arts grants degrees in art, theatre/cinema and music. Although the fees vary depending on major, the ending amount can be a big eye opener…

A growing trend across college campuses is the use of social media. Missouri Western has many different social media accounts in use, from main university Facebook and Twitter pages, to the pages dedicated to specific sports. Keeping up with the trend, Missouri Western has now incorporated a geofilter on Snapchat. Geofilters are filters that can…

Country and rock are set to collide onstage at the 2016 spring concert with the second opening band, Nine Miles to Nowhere. The country trio is an all male group located right here in St. Joseph, with all three members being current students here at Missouri Western. Lead guitarist and political science major, Garrett Shuck,…

Four international students from the Nwe Mozart Studio  in  South Korea spent two weeks at an intensive Western music camp; attending recitals, participating in master classes and sharpening their language skills with intensive English classes. Three pianists, a female vocalist and their instructor Ok Sok Choi participated in Westerns musical workshop. The concert kicked off …

It’s that time of the year again: The making and breaking of New Year’s resolutions. Whether you are still sticking to your plan or have already derailed, we are bringing you tips on how to keep the most commonly broken resolutions according to Time Magazine. “New Year’s resolutions can be a really good thing -…