Archive for Student Life

Shang bolts for UMKC

September 11, 2007 No Comments

Rikki Cason

Many changes are in store for Western over the next few semesters. The biggest change however, comes in the staffing. With many faculty and staff leaving over the summer, many faculty members have had to double up on jobs and find replacements for their missing colleagues. Dr. Paul Shang is one of the members of […]

Students to direct Western plays

September 11, 2007 No Comments

Daniel Donan

Imagine yourself driving home from whatever you’re doing at 2:35 a.m. and your car radio is tuned into KFEQ. The weather report is on and little do you know the stolid sounding female voice that is telling you that rain is on the way is one of your peers at Missouri Western State University. Her […]

Recruitment format allows more to attend Greek events

August 28, 2007 No Comments

Rikki Cason

For everyone looking for a chance to find brotherhood or sisterhood, Western’s Greek recruitment will begin the week of Sept. 4. Though the idea of recruitment has stayed the same, many new features have taken effect, which will allow more students the opportunity to go through the recruitment process without affecting too much of their […]

Summer construction will close Mitchell

May 1, 2007 No Comments

Patrick McGuire

If any student has classes or plans to visit the campus during the summer months, they had better avoid Mitchell Avenue. Construction will begin along Mitchell Avenue shortly after the graduation ceremonies conclude. Every entrance to Missouri Western from Mitchell Avenue will be closed for the entire summer. The Missouri Department of Transportation will be […]

Student uses bags to promote Earth Day

May 1, 2007 No Comments

Warren Webb

Nathan Glynn is a man on a mission; he is a single student determined to bring Earth Day awareness to the Western Community. With the help of the art department, Nathan hung 1,000 plastic grocery bags up on trees all over the campus. The bags took approximately five hours to hang up were collected from […]