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Cronkite preview by Jason McCracken

October 29, 2014 Comments

Taylor Allen

Missouri Western will host Dr. Douglas Brinkley, Rice University professor and prolific biographer, as the featured speaker at the 21st R. Dan Boulware Convocation on Critical Issues at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 4, in the Looney Complex. Brinkley was chosen to speak at the event as his recent publication of “Cronkite,” -a New York Times Best Seller- was […]

Student charged with counterfeiting released on bail

Student charged with counterfeiting released on bail

October 24, 2014 Comments

Katelyn Canon

     Missouri Western student Codi Burgess of St. Louis, Mo., was released on bail Friday, Oct. 24 from the Buchanan County jail.      Burgess was arrested on campus Wednesday, Oct. 22 in connection to counterfeit $20 bills that were circulating in St. Joseph. A freshman at Western,             […]

Renovations

October 24, 2014 Comments

Daniel Cobb

If you’ve walked by Potter Hall, you’ve most likely seen the construction surrounding the front entrance. But students are already starting to take advantage of Missouri Western’s many other renovations this semester Western is currently undergoing numerous renovations in order to keep the campus more accessible to both students and guests alike. The biggest being […]

Alleged sexual assault on campus

October 24, 2014 Comments

Brendan Welch

Less than a week before Sen. Claire McCaskill came  in order to speak out against sexual assault on college campuses, a student reported a sexual assault here at Missouri Western.  On wednesday, Oct. 1 at around 11:30 p.m., campus security was called to Vaselakos Hall regarding an alleged sexual assault that took place the day before. […]

Tami Tango Trio spices up campus

October 24, 2014 Comments

Mika Cummins

The Tami Tango Trio came to Western over the weekend and put on a variety of events. Friday evening, they held a lecture over the history of tango music and some Argentinan history. Saturday morning, students could bring in instruments and the trio would help them learn how to play them in their music workshop. […]