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News Briefs

News Briefs

2019-06-12T10:24:53-05:00September 12th, 2018|Campus News, Center for Entrepreneurship, College of Professional Studies, Craig School of Business, Engineering Technology, Financial Planning & Administration, Franchise Program, Military Science/ROTC, News Briefs, Western Institute|

ET joins the Craig School of Business Effective this fall, the Department of Engineering Technology will join the Steven L. Craig School of Business to form the Steven L. Craig School of Business and Technology. Dr. Jeanne Daffron, who had been serving as provost and vice president for Academic Affairs, [...]

New Craig School of Business Scholarship

2019-06-12T10:23:18-05:00September 3rd, 2014|Craig School of Business, News Briefs|

Last spring, the Missouri Western State University was notified that it was a beneficiary of the estate of Robert (Robbie) Sharp, a 1974 graduate with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Accounting. The Foundation received $75,000 and will receive approximately another $15,000. The donation is designated for the Craig [...]

Centennial website is live!

2019-06-12T10:23:19-05:00September 3rd, 2014|News Briefs|

Missouri Western’s centennial website is now live at missouriwestern.edu/centennial. Visit it for historical information, video vignettes, a calendar of events and more. You may also nominate someone as a Centennial Notable or share a memory.  Enjoy!

University offers sport and fitness management master’s degree

2019-06-12T10:22:18-05:00January 4th, 2013|News Briefs|

To help meet the workforce demand for managerial positions in the field of sport and fitness, the Coordinating Board for Higher Education approved a new master’s degree at Missouri Western: Master of Applied Science in Sport and Fitness Management. Dr. Brenda Blessing, chair of the department of health, physical education [...]

Campus Kudos

2019-06-12T10:22:18-05:00January 4th, 2013|News Briefs|

Missouri Western received the Craig Watkins Friend of Northwest Missouri Press Award by the Northwest Missouri Press Association in 2012. The award was in recognition of the university’s support of publishers and editors in the region, and its openness in dealing with the media. Three members of the student chapter [...]

News Briefs

2019-06-12T10:21:21-05:00September 5th, 2012|News Briefs|

University receives $1 million grant      Missouri Western, the St. Joseph Metro Chamber and several other education and business partners were awarded a $1 million grant to establish an Innovation Campus, which will help employees and potential employees in high-demand business and industries complete post-secondary degrees. The Missouri Western project is [...]

News Briefs

2019-06-12T10:21:21-05:00May 8th, 2012|News Briefs|

New equipment for cinema students Students are reveling in getting their hands on and trying out the new equipment in the cinema program. The department recently purchased $200,000 worth of cinema equipment so students will be prepared for their careers. “Very few cinema programs in the country will be able [...]