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Alumni Relations

Kimberly ’92 and Robert ’95 Warren: empowering families

2019-06-12T10:24:02-05:00May 6th, 2016|Alumni Profiles, Alumni Relations, Magazine, University Advancement|

Shortly after Robert Warren ’96 became a pastor and founded Word of Faith Worship Center in St. Joseph, Missouri, his wife, Kimberly ’92, suggested that they open a learning center for children from their church and neighborhood. “I couldn’t even imagine that,” Robert said with a laugh. “That was a [...]

Black Alumni Network begins

2019-06-12T10:24:03-05:00May 6th, 2016|Alumni News, Alumni Relations, Center for Multicultural Education, Magazine, Student Affairs, University Advancement|

Dr. Jim Sanders ’84 wants to give back to his alma mater by helping current students. Sanders, assistant athletic director for the Kansas City Public Schools, organized fellow alumni last year to form the Black Alumni Network. The new group has two goals: help black alumni reconnect and help current [...]

Alumnus buys Golden Corral

2019-06-12T10:24:04-05:00May 6th, 2016|Alumni Profiles, Alumni Relations, Campus News, Craig School of Business, Franchise Program, Magazine|

A 2013 participant in Missouri Western’s applied entrepreneurship program purchased the Golden Corral in St. Joseph, Missouri. Scott Lassen ’10, who was awarded a Fresca’s Mexican Grill in Woodburn, Oregon in the 2013 competition, sold that restaurant to another Missouri Western alumnus and moved to St. Joseph to operate the [...]