Archive for Student Life

Belize gives one student direction

April 17, 2007 Comments

Karyn Daugherty

When Jennifer Shaffer registered for classes at the end of last semester, she had already made her spring break plans; she knew she would not be spending her spring break in Missouri, enduring the extreme weather changes. At 4 a.m. on March 11, Shaffer said goodbye to her friends and family and met the bus […]

HPV vaccine may be expanded to men

April 17, 2007 Comments

U-Wire

By Jason Koebler COLLEGE PARK, Md. – Growing concerns about the spread of human papillomavirus may lead to a vaccine, now available for women, to be administered to men. Due to the popularity of Gardasil, the HPV vaccine for women, its manufacturer is now researching a male version of the vaccine. The male option, which […]

Students experience architecture, art in Paris

April 17, 2007 Comments

Jill Muir

The Students enrolled in HON 396, Nineteenth Century Paris, traveled to Paris March 8-11 to better understand French culture and apply what they have been learning all semester in the classroom. While in Paris, students visited between two to three different sites every day and were usually done by 3 p.m. This allowed them some […]

Financial help coming

April 3, 2007 Comments

Lauren Epps

Western and state teaming up to help students with greater financial needs Missouri Western has teamed up with Missouri Treasurer Sarah Steelman to help students prepare financially for college with the MOST program and Legacy Initiative. “It’s going to be great for Missouri families to be rewarded for opening college savings accounts and saving for […]

Western enchants the night

April 3, 2007 Comments

Ciarra Leathers

Students, faculty, and staff dance at spring formal Campus Acitivites Board presented An Enchanted Evening spring formal with the theme, “A Night Under the Stars,” on Saturday in the Fulkerson Center. The formal started off with soft jazz music from a band called Intrigue. Students and faculty filled the place with elegant attire, looking to […]