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The Drive Behind Dianah

Not many people could handle only seeing their parents twice a year and working as often as possible to afford to live, but for Dianah Hidzir this is her life. Hidzir, a public relations major here at Western and international student from Malaysia. She has been a program assistant at the Center for Multicultural Education for two years, and has... Read More

Tunnel of Oppression seeks volunteers

Once again the CME annual tunnel of oppression is looking for volunteers to help lead groups through the tunnel, sound effects and pictures, from October second through the nineteenth. According to Director Latoya Fitzpatrick,  “We need people to be actors in the tunnel. We need people to lead tours through the tunnel We also need people to help set up... Read More

NAACP hosts ‘To Be Black or Black-ish’

On Thursday, the Missouri Western chapter of the NAACP hosted ‘To Be Black or Black-ish,’ a program designed to educate people about the black experience. The event was attended by six people in Spratt 201. Eric Toliver, President of the Western NAACP and host of the event, emphasized being genuine about yourself throughout the event. “My goal for ‘To Be... Read More

Griffons fight blood shortage

After a winter that saw several cancellations of blood drives and seasonal dips in donations, Missouri Western hosted two blood drives to help address an emergency blood shortage. On Monday, Feb. 13, the Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Club hosted a blood drive in Remington Hall through the Community Blood Center, which raised raised 39 units of blood from 47 attendees... Read More

President puts CME rumors at ease

Due to Western’s budget cuts, it has become apparent that a lot of the programs that the school offers will be cut due to the lack of finances. SGA president Alison Norris has confirmed that the Center for Multicultural Education is a program that will stay on campus and is not in danger of being cut. A lack of understanding was... Read More