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Board of Governors agrees to open reserves for one-time expenditures

March 1, 2013 Comments

Matthew Hunt

Missouri Western may soon be making up to $1 million in maintenance and equipment upgrades, pending an upcoming Board of Governors vote to loosen the purse strings on a reserves budget that has grown significantly in recent years. With input from faculty, staff and administrators, President Robert Vartabedian has compiled a list of potential upgrades […]

Black Heritage Ball rolls through Western

Black Heritage Ball rolls through Western

March 1, 2013 Comments

Joyce Stevenson

Take an action, make a change, be an example. This was the advice given in speeches delivered as part of the 2nd annual Black Heritage Ball held on the evening of Feb 27 in Blum. [caption id="attachment_16633" align="alignleft" width="150"] Elie Moore and Brianna Watkins dance the night away during the the Black Heritage Ball celebration.[/caption] […]

Top positions in Career Development vacant

February 28, 2013 Comments

Matthew Hunt

“Our office is completely empty,” Claire Busby, program assistant for the Career Development Center said. When entering the Career Development Center at Missouri Western, students will notice that the doors are shut and the help is gone. The positions of administrative assistant Deanna Greiner, student employment coordinator Matthew Gregg, and director for career development Donnell […]

Articulation agreement receiving much attention from local high schools

Articulation agreement receiving much attention from local high schools

February 28, 2013 Comments

Daniel Cobb

Missouri Western brings in business students from local, public high schools through a recently signed articulation agreement for students to earn college credit. [caption id="attachment_16570" align="alignleft" width="150"] Dr. Robert Vartabedian and Dr. Jaime Dial, assistant director of secondary education for St. Joseph School District sign the agreement to allow High school business students earn college […]

Student government election season begins

Student government election season begins

February 28, 2013 Comments

Albert Shelby

March is in sight and so are the elections at Missouri Western. [caption id="attachment_16494" align="alignleft" width="150"] Mary Beth Rosenauer and Dereck Thompson (left) are running against Katy Sisco and Dillon Williams (right).[/caption] Students have submitted their applications for different positions in hopes of becoming Student Government Association president or vice president. The Western Activities Council president and vice president […]