Bids sent out for pool renovations

Missouri Western and the city of St. Joseph have signed a deal to share the annual operating costs of the Looney Pool in exchange for use. The agreement means that the pool will stay at Western and will undergo renovations. According to a transcript from the Jan. 21 Faculty Senate meeting, the $180,000 annual cost […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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