Archive for Lifestyles

Halo 3 releases to game addicts

September 11, 2007 Comments

Daniel Donan

Burnie Burns and Gustavo Sorola have both got what many college students would consider great jobs. They spend 40 plus hours every week  playing Halo 2. These 40 hours are part of the process of staging and editing the popular web based cartoon called “Red vs. Blue.” Sorola plays the character of Pvt. Dick Simmons […]

Local Bands Rock Western

August 28, 2007 Comments

Rikki Cason

Rock music blared throughout Missouri Western’s campus on Saturday, Aug. 25, for the 2nd annual Rock Off! The Off Hours section of the St. Joseph News Press sponsored this free outdoors concert, which was open to the public and included ten local and regional bands. “In St. Joseph there are some great local bands,” Blake […]

Recruitment format allows more to attend Greek events

August 28, 2007 Comments

Rikki Cason

For everyone looking for a chance to find brotherhood or sisterhood, Western’s Greek recruitment will begin the week of Sept. 4. Though the idea of recruitment has stayed the same, many new features have taken effect, which will allow more students the opportunity to go through the recruitment process without affecting too much of their […]

Ping-Pong tourney brings entertainment

May 1, 2007 Comments

Margaret Slayton

Students participate in and win prizes at tournament Over 50 Western students participated at Saturday’s ping-pong tournament in the Blum Union. Yellow shirts, which were given to all participants, came and went as students played the game, mingled with friends and enjoyed the food. Still standing at the end was Brian Munson, who was the […]

Western’s own soldier gears up for another mission

May 1, 2007 Comments

Chaz Hoskins

Summer is around the corner and that means no classes, no stress and a pure vacation for some, but Missouri Western’s librarian Darrin Daugherty will be gearing up with the 35th Infantry Division Headquarters to fulfill his duty as a member of the Army National Guard. Daugherty and his unit are scheduled to leave during […]