You are here

Weddle named director of development

Kim Weddle is currently Missouri Western’s executive administrative assistant to the president. However, as of Jan. 5, her duties will be drastically changed, as she has been named director of development for Western. “When we began our search to fill this position, we described our ideal candidate as one with fundraising experience, a passion for Missouri Western, knowledge of the... Read More

Bringing Cronkite to life

As you walk through the exhibits in the Cronkite Memorial on campus, you are practically strolling through the life of Walter Cronkite himself. Dr. Vartabedian, president of Missouri Western, and Bob Willenbrink, dean of the School of Fine Arts, are planning to bring a little more life to the exhibit. “What we are working on is the development of a... Read More

Murphy-McCarthy memorial held in honor of former university president

No one had more spunk or love of Missouri Western than Dr. Janet Gorman Murphy-McCarthy. ‘She came here one time and I had green and black on and she made some comment about you know ‘Get with the program’ or like that,” Dr. Robert Vartabedian, Missouri Western State University President said. “Where I had came from was green and I... Read More

Editorial – SGA voter turnout dies with a whimper

If students at Western have a problem with the Student Government Association next semester, they can blame poor campaigning procedures and unreasonably short campaign time. Through a lack of taking full advantage of campaigning through social media sites as well as web-based voting problems, the election for SGA president and vice president came to an end with only .072 percent... Read More