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Governor visits Western

August 28, 2007 Comments

Lisa Crawford

In-state residents at Missouri Western have a million or more reasons to be excited about college this fall. Missouri residents will receive an additional $1 million in financial aid for the 2007-2008 school year fromt he new Access Missouri Financial Assistance Program. On Monday, Aug. 20, Gov. Matt Blunt visited Western’s campus to celebrate the […]

Scanlon announces retirement

May 1, 2007 Comments

Kathy Crawford

Western’s President Scanlon set to retire from post in 2008 President James Scanlon’s announcement during his faculty “thank-you” reception Friday morning of his decision to retire silenced the room, said Public Relations and Marketing Director Kristy Hill. The silence was immediately replaced with a standing ovation, Hill said. Scanlon first disclosed his plans to retire, […]

Summer construction will close Mitchell

May 1, 2007 Comments

Patrick McGuire

If any student has classes or plans to visit the campus during the summer months, they had better avoid Mitchell Avenue. Construction will begin along Mitchell Avenue shortly after the graduation ceremonies conclude. Every entrance to Missouri Western from Mitchell Avenue will be closed for the entire summer. The Missouri Department of Transportation will be […]

Student uses bags to promote Earth Day

May 1, 2007 Comments

Warren Webb

Nathan Glynn is a man on a mission; he is a single student determined to bring Earth Day awareness to the Western Community. With the help of the art department, Nathan hung 1,000 plastic grocery bags up on trees all over the campus. The bags took approximately five hours to hang up were collected from […]

Research poster day held at Western

May 1, 2007 Comments

Ciarra Leathers

Students display research projects on Multidisciplinary Research Day For those students who completed research projects during the last academic year, Western offered an opportunity to display their hard work in the 17th semi-annual Multidisciplinary Research Day. On April 30 in the Blum Union, students from all different studies crowded in show off their posters to […]