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Campus Crime Report

May 1, 2007 Comments


Campus Crime Report: May 1, 2007

Barbosa double dribbles from Sweden to Western

May 1, 2007 Comments

Karyn Daugherty

It’s the first of May and students at Missouri Western are studying hard for finals and making plans to head home after a long year. Except for one Western student, Selma Barbosa, who will soon leave Sweden to spend the summer closer to Western. Barbosa has been doing double dribble this past year; she has […]

President Scanlon announces his retirement from MWSU

April 27, 2007 Comments

Kathy Crawford

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, effective June 30, 2008, during a closed session at the […]

Western mourns

April 24, 2007 Comments

Lauren Epps

The dust of Virginia Tech has settled, however, the minds of students, parents, faculty and administrators across the nation have not. The questions, what ifs and hypothetical situations are mounting. Concerns over safety policies and security procedures for college campuses are being called into question across the nation. Missouri Western’s Dan Nicoson, vice president of […]

Spring Concert offers break to students

April 24, 2007 Comments

Brandon Spencer

With 1,417 people in attendance, Switchfoot was “Meant to Live” for playing in the St. Joseph Civic Arena, but mixed feelings from Missouri Western students showed that some saw it as “The Beautiful Letdown.” The annual Spring Concert, which is organized by the Missouri Western Campus Activities Board, featured the Grammy nominated alternative rock band, […]