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Transgender girl stands in her truth

Nicole Maines, a transgender motivational speaker, spoke to Western on March 29th in Spratt Hall about standing in her truth. Center of Student Involvement sponsored Standing in Your Truth at Spratt Hall 101 on March 29, students came to listen to Nicole Maines, a transgender advocate lecture about standing in your truth. Individuals listened to Nicole Maines tell her story of... Read More

Comedian Hailey Boyle set to visit Western

It’s that time of the year again. Western will be holding their annual comedy show sponsored by Western Activities Council and the Student Government Association. Hailey Boyle will be on campus on March 1 at 7 p. m. in Spratt 101. The show will be open to the public and all are welcome. Natalie Smith, President of WAC, explained why her organization... Read More

Students ‘Jump In’ to Homecoming

Student Life Director Isaiah Collier estimated the participants of the Homecoming activity “Jump In” at 60 students, with close to another 90 in the bleachers cheering on their favorite team, fraternity or sorority. Jump In began at 6 p.m. on Oct. 8 at Spratt Stadium with seven relay-type games set for members of sororities, fraternities, and teams made from dorm... Read More

Western takes extra step in overcoming former racial stigma

Four years ago, when I first came to Missouri Western, I never thought the university would have any racial problems or issues. Though racism was still very alive in society, I just didn’t see that here. This was until the Griffon News made light of a very dark situation. Just two years ago, a racial issue took place between the... Read More