Meet the World

On Wednesday, Jan. 25, students gathered in Blum 218 to be part of Meet the World. Meet the World is an event in which participants “speed meet” international students and get the chance to speak with them about their home countries and culture. The event is orchestrated like speed dating. Students will sit in two rows of chairs facing each... Read More

Curtains for West Side Story: Western Playhouse suspended for 2017 season

Due to a drastic cut in state allocations, Western has suspended the theater program Western Playhouse for the 2017 season. Making its debut in 2012, Western Playhouse is an equity theater company that performs three full length productions per summer and casts actors, dancers and stage technicians from across the country. The program was created to give Western students an... Read More

Editorial: Dear Governor Greitens

Dear Governor Greitens, We are writing to ask the question on the mind of every public college and university across the state: What the hell? We understand the need for budget cuts and that to balance the Missouri state deficit things had to change. However, we are a little curious why you chose to take a majority of the deficit... Read More

Missouri Western hosts annual Honor Choir

On Monday, Missouri Western hosted 230 choir students from area high schools and middle schools in its annual High School and Middle School Honor Choir. Performers at the Honor Choir were nominated by their directors and then spent several hours preparing material for a performance in the evening. Elise Hepworth, the director of choral studies at Missouri Western and the... Read More

Gleason Named Associate Dean of School of Nursing and Health Professions

Dr. Robyn Gleason has been named the Associate Dean for the School of Nursing and Health Professions at Missouri Western. Gleason has an extensive history in both the practice of nursing and health professions as well as teaching. She earned her associate’s degree in nursing from Regent’s College; bachelor’s of science in nursing at Florida Southern College; master’s of science... Read More