Puppies and Pastries

By: Ali Pilgram   The Student Honors Organization hosted a fundraiser where students could interact with therapy dogs and participate in a baked goods sale.   The fundraiser, advertised as Puppies and Pastries, raised over $100 within eight hours. The executive officers of the club were proud of the turnout they had and plan to […]

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Free Speech vs. Hate Speech

By: Parker Williamson On Tuesday evening an event called “Free Speech vs. Hate Speech” took place in Spratt 205. Dr. Melinda Kovács was the first speaker. She explained the Bill of Rights specifically the First Amendment and what that means in today’s world. She said that other countries have laws against hate speech and the […]

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Roundtable on Responses to Sexual Violence combats domestic and sexual violence

Students and faculty at Western attended Roundtable on Responses to Sexual Violence in Spratt Hall March 28th. During the roundtable discussion individuals spoke about sexual violence Freshman at Western, Ravyn Miller, attended the event and left with more than what she expected. “It definitely exceeded my expectations, I didn’t know what I was going into but I […]

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The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks

March is Women’s History Month. Women’s History Month is a celebration of women’s contributions to history, culture and society. In honor of Women’s History Month, Missouri Western is hosting a series of events each day throughout the month to recognize women and their success. On March 7, the Center for Multicultural Education (CME) played a […]

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