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SGA President Letter

February 6, 2015 No Comments

daniel hager

My Fellow Griffons, With the kickstart of the centennial anniversary, now is the time to look back at Western’s first 100 years and to imagine the next century to come.  How will we change over the next century? What new buildings & programs will we add, how will student needs change in that time? We […]

Banning tobacco to allow alcohol hypocrisy at its finest

October 15, 2012 No Comments

Mark Edward Loew

Having always been one to avoid politics and drama at every turn the recent news about the tobacco and alcohol policies have me concerned. It would appear to the average student that the School is purposely catering to outside sources while cracking down on the students who live here. For instance the smoking ban is […]

Smoking should not be an issue

October 10, 2012 No Comments

Nick Brewer

I’m Nick Brewer, an economics major here at MWSU and a non-smoker.  That being stated, a smoke free-campus robs students of possibly the most valuable lesson college has taught me; opportunity cost.  That life is full of choices and tradeoffs between goods and services.  These past four years have been a safe place to experiment […]

My two cents on the smoking ban

October 2, 2012 5 Comments

Rachel Billings

Smoking areas would be a great compromise but it would have to be enforced better than it is around state buildings or non smoking campuses such as Heartland Health. MWSU is a huge property and it is not easy to go to the end of campus to smoke. I am a smoker and I follow […]

Campus worker comments on flyers

September 27, 2012 No Comments

Nicole Gardner

Last week the Griffon News published an article about unapproved flyers that appeared overnight urging student workers to stand up for their rights. The flyers state that students are: harassed by their employer, not allowed to have input into the operation of the workplace and receive zero respect from their employers. As a student worker […]

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