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Kristen Neeley

Assistant Director of Admissions
P: 816.271.4265

Hometown: Brookfield, Missouri
Alma Mater: Missouri Western Alumna

Why should students choose Western?
The quality and affordability, the student life, and the coolest mascot in the Midwest! Go Griffons!

What advice can you give to new Freshman?
Take risks, step out of your comfort zone and try something new.

Alex Atkinson

Griffon Edge/Registration Intern
P: 816.271.4265

Year: Senior
Major: Cinema
Hometown: Archie, Missouri

Why did you come to Western?
Why did I come to Western?! Why would I go anywhere else?!

What advice can you give to new Freshman?
If you want the real college experience you need to go and get it. Get involved in the campus!