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Thomas Eagleton Indoor Pool opens to the public

After months of construction, Western students will start the semester with a splash after the ribbon cutting ceremony officially opened the newly remodeled swimming pool on Tuesday, Aug. 30. Over the summer the Looney Complex underwent approximately $600,000 in renovations; this includes a complete overhaul of the pool interior, remodeling of the locker rooms leading to the aquatic area and... Read More

Pool partnership to lead to remodel

After months of uncertainty Missouri Western has announced a potential partnership with the St. Joseph City Council and the St. Joseph School District in order to renovate the university’s indoor pool. Cale Fessler, vice president of financial planning for the university   describes the project as an inclusive overhaul of the pool and university facilities. “The proposed renovation would be fairly... Read More

Blum shines at Heart Your Union

Candy and giveaways highlighted Heart Your Union, as 16 various student organizations and services gathered on the second floor of the Blum Union to show students what they have to offer. This free event was put on by the Student Government association and headed by Senator Brian Shewell, who serves as the Chairman for Campus Advancement Committee. It took place... Read More

Western in deep end

Missouri Western administrators are trying to stay afloat before deciding on the future of the campus pool. Western’s pool, located in Looney Hall, has been leaking water, and a lot of it… roughly five gallons every 45 seconds. Shana Meyer, vice president for student affairs, said that the leaking water is not the pool’s only problem. Because the pool is... Read More