Category: World

GOP convention creates mixed emotions between convention guest

[caption id="attachment_10956" align="alignright" width="240"] Delegates and guest on the Republican National Convention floor. Photo by. Ellis Cross, News Editor for the Griffon News[/caption]   Republican National Convention began this morning with excitement since yesterdays events were canceled due to the tropical storms. Ellis Cross, News Editor for the Griffon News is in Tampa, Florida this week covering…

[caption id="attachment_10833" align="alignleft" width="158"] Ellis Cross, news editor for the Griffon News and Delegate for the Republican National Convention[/caption] One Missouri Western student will have the opportunity to travel to Tampa, Fla. on August 27 to be part of this year’s Republican National Convention. Ellis Cross, news editor for the Griffon News was elected as…

After speaking at the Eggs and Issues event held Tuesday at 7:00 a.m. in Fulkerson Center, retired U.S. diplomat William Armbruster said, “As I looked out on the crowd I saw the minefield.” He was referring to his presentation, “The Middle East- Then and Now,” where he saw members of the Muslim mosque, United States…

Speaker talks about experiences in Kosovo

Feelings of euphoria may be what many students who study abroad experience when their opportunities to interact in a different culture arrive. However, after Missouri Western international student Saranda Halili landed in the United States, she quickly became frustrated that most of the Americans she met were unable to pinpoint Kosovo, her native land, on…