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Congressmen Visit MWSU

Two former congressmen visited Missouri Western last Thursday in celebration of Constitution Day. Former Congressmen Bill Sarpalius, D-Texas, and Steven Kuykendall, R-Calif., came as part of the Congress to Campus program that was hosted by the departments of Economics, Sociology and Political Science, and History and Geography. They spoke at several events and classrooms throughout the day to discuss the... Read More

Student protest; activism main issue for Constitution Day

Constitution Day at Missouri Western focused on freedom of student activism. Dr. Angus Johnston, historian at City University of New York, was the guest speaker for the Constitution Day event held on September 17. Johnston said that campus activism today was something that people have not seen in over 20 years. “Students rally and protest,” Johnston said. “We haven’t seen... Read More

Constitution Day discusses free speech and politics

  “Think your congress is the best money can buy now?” Assistant professor Dr. Jonathan Euchner said.  “Well you ain’t seen nothing yet.” Western marked the observance of Constitution Day by holding a panel discussion between two of Western’s own political scientists, professor of political science David Steiniche and Assistant Professor of Political Science Jonathan Euchner. The day’s discussion was... Read More