Western teaches about safe spaces

On April 4, the Center for Multicultural Events held Safe Space Training, an educational program designed to educate the Missouri Western community in order to establish a safe, more civil society for individuals of all sexual orientations. Multicultural Education Director Latoya Fitzpatrick said the CME holds the training on an annual basis to allow better […]

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Baseball Stays Hot

The Missouri Western Griffons won all four games this weekend, sweeping Southern Baptist University and then beating Emporia State on Tuesday. Maurice Bruce enjoyed a great weekend going 9-14 with six RBIs and scoring seven runs. Western won the first game with Casey Danley going 4-6 with three RBIs and Nate Hunter getting the win […]

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Griffon Alert fails to reach everyone, student crashes driving to school

Missouri Western closed campus for three consecutive days for the first time since 2007. From Feb. 20-22, many students were ecstatic to wake up to campus being closed due to an ice storm. In order to close campus there is a specific process that involves collaboration between several departments. Vice President of Financial Planning and Administration […]

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Western fires Jerry Partridge after 20 seasons as head coach

The Missouri Western athletics department fired head football coach Jerry Partridge, Thursday, Nov. 17. The athletics department administrators believed it was best for the football program to go in a different direction. Kurt McGuffin, director of athletics, points to the “decreasing in wins” as a main factor in Partridge’s termination, saying “we just felt like […]

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