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Western jumps rope for hearts

Heart disease and stroke are two of America’s deadliest diseases and that’s why Missouri Western State University held a fundraising event to help fight against these killers. Western held an event on Feb. 17 called Jump Rope for Heart. The event was hosted by 13 elementary schools in the St. Joseph area, coming together for a good cause to have... Read More

Western alumni fights cancer with passion

It is so easy to overlook things in everyday life and be thankful for what we have and our good health, but when tragedy strikes us we suddenly remember just how important they really are. Missouri Western State University alumni, Elizabeth Woolery, was diagnosed with melanoma in March of 2010, but instead of worrying so much about herself, she is... Read More