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Health, Physical Education & Recreation

Rockin’ Retirement

2019-06-12T10:24:00-05:00September 8th, 2016|College of Professional Studies, Education, Features, Health, Physical Education & Recreation, Magazine|

Tips for a happy retirement     Claudia (Hinton) James ’89 says when you’re thinking about retirement and how you will fill your days, think about Steven Covey, known for his bestseller, “Seven Habits of Highly Effective People.” The author has also written about how to determine your purpose in [...]

Swimming pool stays afloat

2019-06-12T10:24:03-05:00May 6th, 2016|Campus News, College of Professional Studies, Health, Physical Education & Recreation, Magazine, Recreation Services, Student Affairs|

After several months of campus and community forums and discussion, Missouri Western’s swimming pool will be repaired and remain open. Thanks to a five-year agreement with the City of St. Joseph, the pool will now be open to the public at least 30 hours per week, as well. In February, [...]

Attention, youth: Adventure awaits

2019-06-12T10:24:03-05:00May 6th, 2016|Campus News, College of Professional Studies, Health, Physical Education & Recreation, Magazine|

For Gerald Small, instructor of health, physical education and recreation, it’s all about getting youth outside and doing things they might not normally get to do. That was why he started Missouri Western’s Adventure Sports Academy last year, and is offering it for a second time next month. Last year, [...]