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U. of Kansas student arrested for peaceful protest

April 3, 2007 Comments

U-Wire

By Tyler Harbert LAWRENCE, Kan. – Jon Dennis didn’t get arrested during spring break for indecent exposure or public intoxication. The University of Kansas senior was taken to a Washington, D.C., police station for praying in front of the White House during the Christian Peace Witness for Iraq march on March 16 during the four-year […]

Binge drinking still problematic for students nationwide

April 3, 2007 Comments

U-Wire

By Amelia Eanes CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – Beer pong, flip cup, bar crawls, Thirsty Thursdays, pre-gaming, postgaming… For some college students, drinking has become a way of life. But for many, it may be hard to distinguish between social and binge drinking. According to the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, “binge” or “high-risk” drinking […]

Campus Crime Report

April 3, 2007 Comments

Staff

Campus Crime Report: April 3, 2007

Western donates to family

March 27, 2007 Comments

Lisa Crawford

While some students went home for the first time since Christmas this spring break and others went to the beach to soak up some sun, a handful of Missouri Western students and staff were enjoying an Extreme Spring Break in Kansas City. Missouri Western students, staff and alumni traveled to Kansas City March 12-19 to […]

Blunt speaks about Access at Western

March 27, 2007 Comments

Lauren Epps

Governor tours the state promoting new scholarship program The road to a college degree might have a few less hills and pot holes as a new program to help student’s finance college. Missouri Gov. Matt Blunt came to Western on March 21 to promote a new Financial Aid program, Access Missouri. Blunt has been touring […]