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Elections for SGA president set to take place Nov. 14 and 15

November 7, 2007 Comments

Nurechia Washington

Student Government Association election for president and vice president will be held Nov. 14 and 15 for the up and coming school year. The candidates that are running are Luke Herrington and Harold Calloway for president, and Emily Feger and Jennifer Kohler for vice president. This election will also permit students to vote on constitutional […]

Transfer students find home at Missouri Western

November 7, 2007 Comments

Margaret Slayton

There has been a steady number of transfer students choosing to attend Western in the last decade. Western has had an average of 332.8 transfer students every fall semester since 1997. In the fall of 2007, there were 312 transfer students. Western puts its main focus on articulation agreements and scholarships in order to make […]

Spare change collected for students

November 7, 2007 Comments

Nurechia Washington

The staff in the development office has started a fundraising program called the “Change for Students,” this fund raiser will benefit those who study abroad, assist with special research and those who have been invited to present their research in front of a selected audience. “This is something that was organized by Tara Jonhson in […]

Leadership challenges students

October 31, 2007 Comments

Rikki Cason

  “It’s Beautiful,” Sam Donaldson, National News Correspondent , responded when he was asked about Missouri Western and its community. “It’s the people and the students that I met, you’re all bright, here to learn and smart. From what I can tell you have a great faculty, it’s a good combination. It has been made […]

Governors put a wait on guns

October 31, 2007 Comments

Emily Gummelt

As opposed to what was initially expected, Public Safety officers will not be armed on campus until the Board approves. This motion was passed at the Board of Governors meeting at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 25 in Blum 220. Torn between both sides, some board members could not decide if giving officers access to […]