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Griffs pop-up closet and campus cupboard help students

Griffs give back with an on-campus pop-up closet and campus cupboard. Griffs give back, Zeta Phi Beta Sorority incorporated and the Power Organization teamed up to create an on-campus thrift shop, also known as the Griff Pop-Up Closet. Andrea Gordon, President of Zeta Phi Beta and Director of Griffs Give Back, talks about the sponsors and the reason behind the... Read More

Master Illusionist Elliot Zimet performs at MWSU

Touring Master Illusionist Elliot Zimet from America’s Got Talent, amazed the Western students with mind-blowing tricks. Zimet performed on Sept. 20 inside the Kemper Recital Hall. Zimet provided the audience with illusions, mentalism, humor, audience interaction and today’s popular music. The magic show was hosted by the Western Activities Council. WAC President Elijah Todd explains why they chose to bring... Read More

Mandating clear backpacks is an invasion of privacy

On February 14, 2018, a gunman activated a fire alarm and opened fire using a .223 caliber AR-15 rifle at the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. A total of 17 people were killed and another 15 were wounded in the attack. On March 21, The New York Times reported that after the brother of the shooting suspect... Read More

Blithe Spirit

Hilarious. Beautiful. Spectacular. Three words that summarize the plot of this year’s last spring theater production. Set in West End, England, during World War II, Blithe Spirit is a comic play that will keep the audience on edge. On April 13, the Missouri WesternDepartment of Theater, Cinema and Dance showed their first run of Blithe Spirit in the Potter Hall... Read More

Festival of Colors

Holi is best known as the festival of colors and leaves the festival-goers coated in color by the end of the day. On March 29, the International Student Services hosted their biggest spring event. Holi, the Hindu Festival of Colors, was held in the Kelley Commons area behind Blum. Food was provided by Godavari, an Indian restaurant in Kansas City, along... Read More