A Letter From Matthew Wilson

The evening of March 12th was an exciting time. As the phone rang, I quickly answered to discover the chairman of the MWSU Board of Governors on the other end of the line. “Congratulations” exclaimed David Liechti. “We would like to invite you to serve as the fifth president of Missouri Western State University,” he […]

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Weddle named director of development

Kim Weddle is currently Missouri Western’s executive administrative assistant to the president. However, as of Jan. 5, her duties will be drastically changed, as she has been named director of development for Western. “When we began our search to fill this position, we described our ideal candidate as one with fundraising experience, a passion for […]

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‘The most trusted man in America’ has permanent home at Western

Born in St. Joseph, Walter Cronkite was not only “the most trusted man in America” he was also affectionately called by millions worldwide, “Uncle Walter”. Leah Spratt Hall is undergoing a major atrium renovation to make way for the Walter Cronkite Memorial. The memorial will honor Cronkite’s journalism career and house memorabilia associated with him. […]

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