Archive for Lifestyles

How To: Make a Duct Tape wallet

How To: Make a Duct Tape wallet

November 6, 2012 Comments

Michelle Cordonnier

[caption id="attachment_13639" align="alignleft" width="300"] The duct tape wallet is an easy fun way to create a activity for the whole family.[/caption] A well-known fact about college students is most of them are broke. There is very little money for extras like crafts, and accessories. Want a fun, budget-friendly, afternoon- activity in which you will make […]

“Iron Fist” a moderate success

November 5, 2012 Comments

Brian Duskey

A growing trend in cinema is purposely bad action films. Sometimes they fail, sometimes they work. In the case of “The Man With The Iron Fists,” the verdict is rather subjective. RZA, from Wu Tang Clan fame, makes his directorial debut in a Kung Fu extravangza where plot is irrelevant and visuals are key. The […]

Ancient history professor revives medieval times

October 30, 2012 Comments

Michelle Cordonnier

Missouri Western recently enhanced the history department by adding a new professor to the staff to teach Ancient and Medieval History and Early Modern History. Eventually, Dr. Jay Lemanski will help to expand the upper level history courses by introducing and teaching classes on ancient Rome and ancient Greece. Lemanski is originally from Detroit. He […]

New international student director shares her own experiences

New international student director shares her own experiences

October 30, 2012 Comments

Albert Shelby

[caption id="attachment_13401" align="alignnone" width="280"] Amy Kotwani, Missouri Western’s new international student director.[/caption] Coming to a new school or community always has its ups and downs. When you are an international student, fitting in and getting use to another country can be even more difficult.Amy Kotwani, Missouri Western’s new international student director understands that and it […]

How to: Make a Philly with a twist

How to: Make a Philly with a twist

October 16, 2012 Comments

Andy Garrison

[caption id="attachment_12909" align="alignnone" width="300"] Andy Garrison gives a how to on how to assemble a Philly Cheese Steak sub.[/caption] Whether you want to flex your culinary muscles for friends, family or a casual date, or you are just plain hungry, this recipe for a Philly style roast beef sandwich will tick all the right boxes […]