Max had a hard flight so, after dinner, Colleen went up to the rooftop bar and took a few pictures of Athens. Tomorrow we begin our trip in earnest with a cruise to Mikinos.
Max surveys Athens from his hotel room We’ve arrived! We landed in Athens around 10 am local time - that’s 2 am in St. Joseph. It was a 10 hour flight from Newark during which time, Max watched “Aquaman” and “Bohemian Rhapsody.” After such a long flight, Max needed a quick nap. Now [...]
Just a reminder, if you plan to visit campus this summer, campus will be closed on seven Fridays, May 31-July 12. Additionally, offices will be closed on Thursday, July 4. Offices will be open an extra hour Monday-Thursday – 8 a.m.-5:30 p.m. through Thursday, July 11.
In 2020, the Missouri Western Alumni Association will celebrate its 50th anniversary! To commemorate this milestone, we have partnered with Publishing Concepts (PCI) on a data collection and print directory project. PCI will verify the accuracy of alumni data currently on file. You will soon begin receiving postcards and e-mails asking you to call and [...]
At the 20th annual Golden Griffon Awards presented by News-Press NOW, Griffon men's golfer Patrick McCarthy was named Male Student Athlete of the Year and Griffon women's golfer Shi Qing Ong was named Female Student Athlete of the Year. The pair of Griffon golfers claimed top honors among 13 total nominees for male and female [...]
Join the St. Joseph Alumni Chapter on Tuesday, June 11 at one of the newest hot spots in town – Room 108 – for this year’s Griffons Uncorked! Located in downtown St. Joseph at 722 Felix Street, Room 108 is next to Felix Street Gourmet and offers a full-service bar, two gathering spaces and a [...]
Missouri Western will host two music camps this summer: National Youth Brass Band of America (NYBBA) Camp June 16-22 and Drumline Camp July 14-17. The NYBBA is a newly founded group, and its inaugural camp will be held at Missouri Western. The camp is open to brass and percussion musicians ages 23 and under. The [...]
Young athletes have several opportunities for sports camps this summer that are offered by Missouri Western Athletics. So far, camps for girls basketball, football, softball and volleyball have been scheduled. Camp dates and information are below. June 5 Griffon Softball Kids Camp 6-8 years old or novice players up to 10 years old 8-11 a.m. [...]
There's lots of postseason action in Athletics! Baseball The baseball team, standing at 20-22 overall and 17-16 in the conference, begins MIAA postseason play beginning Thursday, May 9. The Griffons play University of Central Missouri at 4 p.m. in Pittsburg, Kansas. The team beat the Mules 11-8 on Sunday, May 5 to clinch the #8 [...]
May 24 Center for Franchise Development Competition Two finalists from the Applied Business Ownership class are competing to be awarded an Auntie Anne's franchise. They will present their business plans to a panel of judges and the judges will select a winner. Please join us as Steve Craig announces the winner at approximately 12:30 p.m. [...]