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Spratt Stadium Renovations

It’s the start of a new year and a new semester. However, the days are numbered for the current Spratt Stadium. Updates During winter break, the architect Ellison-Auxier was selected for the new stadium by the Missouri Western Board of Governors to provide design elements for the project because of their experience with similar projects, particularly Northwest Missouri State University’s... Read More

Putting academics ahead of the game

When student athletics and academics combine,  they cause chaos not only for the players themselves, but for the team as well. Proposition 48 was a regulation voted on by the NCAA in 1986 for Division I schools to force requirements both academic and drug-related for college athletes to continue playing sports. The idea behind this regulation is very similar to the one here at... Read More

Western plans for future, looks to ‘graduate students for 21st century’

Missouri Western is learning from the past to build for the future by establishing goals to move the university forward. The strategic planning process is a way for Western to identify opportunities, establish goals and objectives to move forward in continuous improvement. Associate Provost and Associate Vice President of Academic Affairs Cindy Heider said, in the current draft form, that... Read More