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Campus gains new desks and tables, expenses totaling to $100,000

Campus gains new desks and tables, expenses totaling to $100,000

September 13, 2012 No Comments

Ellis Cross

[caption id="attachment_11481" align="alignleft" width="240"] The new desks (above right) which are wider and more flexible then the old desks (above left) are in place in a classroom in Looney complex. Looney, Popplewell and Wilson all received new desks and tables as many were again and outdated.[/caption] In March of this year, the SGA voted to […]

Living the American political process through the eyes of a student

September 8, 2012 No Comments

Matthew Hunt

One Missouri Western student was selected for the opportunity to serve in the 2012 political process. [caption id="attachment_11224" align="alignright" width="270"] Submitted photo by Ellis Cross. The view outside the dome for the National Republican Convention last month in Tampa, Florida.[/caption] Ellis Cross, news editor for the Griffon News, was selected by fellow Republicans to serve as […]

Creativity fills the walls of the EFLJ department

September 5, 2012 No Comments

Matthew Hunt

[caption id="attachment_11463" align="alignleft" width="192"] Photo by. Evan Roberts[/caption] Colorful new murals have sprouted out onto the walls of the English, Foreign Language, and Journalism department hall. The renovation team consisted of Teresa Rodewald, Natasha Snyder Hatcher, Hanna Greenwell and Roxanne Chase. Chase, coordinator for the new artwork, said that she was in Dr. Mike Cadden’s […]

Baker center granted much-needed renovations

September 1, 2012 No Comments

Blair Stalder

The Baker Fitness Center closed this summer due to renovation, which not only benefited the students and community, but the soccer team as well. The renovations cost a little over $220,000, which included redoing the front desk area, knocking down the wall between the cardio and the multi-purpose room to expand the area and taking out the […]

WAC hosts foam party for students

WAC hosts foam party for students

August 30, 2012 No Comments

Tevin Harris

On Aug. 28, Western Activities Council hosted a foam party for the students of Missouri Western. There was a huge turn out for the foam party as many students made their way over to enjoy the music, foam and fun at the WAC event held in front of the commons building. [caption id="attachment_11127" align="alignnone" width="285"] […]