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Western to hold presidential inauguration

October 21, 2008 No Comments

Jesse West

Missouri Western State University is set to celebrate a historic moment; the first-ever formal Presidential Inauguration in Western’s history. On Oct. 17, Robert A. Vartabedian will be officially installed as the new president of Missouri Western. The installation ceremony will be held in the M.O. Looney Complex at 1:30 p.m. and is free and open […]

Vice Presidential candidate Biden visit: Video and slideshow

October 13, 2008 No Comments

Ryan Richardson

To view video clips: Right click, save as. Requires quicktime   Biden Closing Remarks  Slideshow of the event Slideshow of Speakers

Vice Presidential nominee to speak at Western

October 7, 2008 No Comments

Ryan Richardson

Democratic vice presidential nominee Senator Joe Biden will become the first presidential ticket member to speak at Missouri Western when he addresses the crowd at the Looney complex today. Biden, who is fresh off his debate with the Republican vice president candidate Alaskan Governor Sarah Palin, will speak to a crowd of 500 at the […]

Couple Commentators enlighten crowds

October 6, 2008 No Comments

Emily Gummelt

She was a high school homecoming queen, and he starred in the 2007 flick “The Assassination of Jesse James.” She is a Libertarian Individualist who served as a political director for President George H. Bush’s re-election campaign in 1992, while he served as Clinton’s. They were married shortly after that election.  The two political rivals […]

Sold-out dinner serves split political perspectives

October 6, 2008 No Comments

Ryan Richardson

Each year’s Convocation allows for a special dinner the night before that allows patrons to meet the guest speaker. The married political pundits, James Carville and Mary Matalin, spoke to a capacity crowd at the Fulkerson Center Monday night for the 15th annual Dan Boulware Convocation on Critical Issues dinner that helps fund each year’s […]