Archive for Institutional

Study to analyze transportation issues

October 20, 2011 Comments

Jerrod Huber

For students at Missouri Western who depend on public transportation, bus schedules and stops may be tailored to better meet their needs. [caption id="attachment_6929" align="alignleft" width="150" caption="Judy Grimes introduces the main speaker for the transportation meeting, which discussed potential plans for a new public transit system specific to campus."][/caption] The Division of Student Affairs, St. […]

Changes in policy: business, financial aid offices must inform students

October 20, 2011 Comments

Eboni Lacey

Both the business office and financial aid office have recently updated their policies. These new regulations begin in the business office, with students now receiving reimbursement checks through mail or direct deposit, instead of in person like the previous years. This means a student must update both their phone numbers and addresses to receive their […]

Alumna appointed President of Federal Reserve

September 26, 2011 Comments

Matthew Hunt

Move over Ivy League. The vines that once wrapped around prominent schools such as Harvard and Yale have journeyed to small town St. Joseph, Mo., placing Missouri Western State University in a prestigious position. Esther George, an alumna of Western’s class of 1980, has been appointed President and Chief Executive Officer for the Federal Reserve in […]

Chocolate factory adds St. Joseph to lineup

September 22, 2011 Comments

Jerrod Huber

A sweet choice with healthy options in one stop is sure to please both students and the St. Joseph community. Students in the Steven L. Craig School of Business at Missouri Western State University and their partnership with Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory Inc. will be opening a new store in St. Joseph. They are leasing […]

Constitution Day discusses free speech and politics

September 20, 2011 Comments

Charlene Divino

  “Think your congress is the best money can buy now?” Assistant professor Dr. Jonathan Euchner said.  “Well you ain’t seen nothing yet.” Western marked the observance of Constitution Day by holding a panel discussion between two of Western’s own political scientists, professor of political science David Steiniche and Assistant Professor of Political Science Jonathan […]