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Alleged sexual assault on campus

Less than a week before Sen. Claire McCaskill came  in order to speak out against sexual assault on college campuses, a student reported a sexual assault here at Missouri Western.  On wednesday, Oct. 1 at around 11:30 p.m., campus security was called to Vaselakos Hall regarding an alleged sexual assault that took place the day before. According to the narrative of... Read More

SGA taking off at full speed

Although the year has just begun, the leaders of the Student Government Association said they have been hard at work. President Daniel Hager and Vice President Tyler O’Neill spent most of their summer on the Western campus discussing their goals for the upcoming year. Hager and O’Neill have similar plans for the new year in SGA. Recycling on campus is... Read More

Parking not a problem

The 5 percent increase of first-time freshman at Missouri Western may give the impression that parking will be even more difficult for commuting students. However, the numbers show that finding a spot before class should be easier. According to Tyson Schank, Western’s dean of admissions, parking is always a “number one issue” on national student satisfaction surveys. “Parking is always... Read More

Western Unity Vigil

More than 50 students, faculty and community members gathered at the Kelley Commons for a unity vigil hosted by the Center for Multicultural Education on Monday, Aug. 25. Shana Meyer, vice president for student affairs, started the vigil off by expressing her sympathy to all students and families affected by the recent events in Ferguson, Mo., where an unarmed teenager, Michael Brown, was... Read More