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JAYC Foundation to participate in Two Day Child Abuse Conference

April 12, 2013 Comments

Joyce Stevenson

Child abuse will be the topic of a two-day conference being held April 17th and 18th at Missouri Western. Participants will have an opportunity to listen and learn from experts. The conference is being held in the Fulkerson Center. It is sponsored by the Regional Law Enforcement Academy, Department of Criminal Justice, Legal Studies, Social […]

Dr. Kathleen O’Connor appointed Dean of professional studies

Dr. Kathleen O’Connor appointed Dean of professional studies

April 12, 2013 Comments

Albert Shelby

Currently the chairperson of the department of nursing and allied health, Dr. Kathleen O’Connor’s duties as Dean of professional studies will begin on July 1. [caption id="attachment_17532" align="alignleft" width="150"] Kathleen O’Connor has been named the Dean of Professional Studies.[/caption] Dr. O’Connor has been at Missouri Western since 1980 and is also a registered nurse in […]

Mallory Murray starts her first week at Western

April 12, 2013 Comments

Albert Shelby

Once a staff member at Northwest Missouri State University, Mallory Murray is moved in and set to begin her duties as the new director of public relations. Murray was the chief officer of marketing and design at Northwest where she handled the marketing for the university. She noted that her new job is similar to […]

Engineering Technology Awards Banquet

April 12, 2013 Comments

Daniel Cobb

The third annual Engineering Technology Awards Banquet took place in Spratt on March 25 in celebration of local businesses and Missouri Western students involved in the field. Twelve tables of students and employees representing various businesses around Saint Joseph filled Spratt on Monday. Sponsors for the program at Missouri Western as well as some of […]

Katy Sisco wins election, will be SGA’s next President

April 12, 2013 Comments

Matthew Hunt

It’s not even the end of the school year, and the newly elected President of Student Government Association is already working on issues for next school year. President-elect Katy Sisco and Vice President-elect Dillon Williams were elected to SGA. Sisco and Williams received 268 votes, compared to presidential candidate Mary Beth Rosenauer and Derek Thompson, […]