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Monthly Archives: May 2012

May 05, 2012

Music Professor Wins National Piano Competition

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Dr. Nathanael May, assistant professor of music at Missouri Western State University, is the winner of The American Prize in Piano Performance-Solo Division in the professional category for 2012. “I was really excited to have been chosen, and humbled to know of the other pianists who were finalists,” Dr. May said. “This competition provides feedback/evaluation [...]

Music Professor Wins National Piano Competition2019-06-04T16:17:48-05:00
May 05, 2012

MWSU Announces Faculty Promotions and Tenure

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The Missouri Western State University Board of Governors at their May meeting approved promotions and awarded tenure effective with the 2012-2013 academic year for the following faculty members: […]

MWSU Announces Faculty Promotions and Tenure2019-06-04T16:17:48-05:00
May 05, 2012

MWSU Offers Children’s Sports Academy June 4-8

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The health, physical education and recreation department at Missouri Western State University will host the annual Children’s Lifetime Sports Academy June 4-8. Classes are held from 1:30 to 5:15 p.m. each day. The academy is for children ages 8 to 12, and enrollment is limited to 150. The cost is $75 for the first child [...]

MWSU Offers Children’s Sports Academy June 4-82019-06-04T16:17:49-05:00
May 05, 2012

Board of Governors Sets 2012-2013 Tuition and Fees

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The Missouri Western State University Board of Governors approved tuition and general fee rates for the 2012-2013 school year. An undergraduate in-state student taking 15 credit hours a semester will pay $97.20 more per semester. The board also approved a new fee passed by the Student Government Association earlier this spring. “Affordability is a top [...]

Board of Governors Sets 2012-2013 Tuition and Fees2019-06-04T16:17:49-05:00
May 05, 2012

Junior College Alumni to Unveil Plaque May 20

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The Missouri Western State University Alumni Association will unveil a plaque commemorating the university’s founding as St. Joseph Junior College nearly 100 years ago during a ceremony at 11 a.m. Sunday, May 20 at University Plaza, site of the large bronze Griffon sculpture just west of the Blum Student Union. The unveiling ceremony precedes the [...]

Junior College Alumni to Unveil Plaque May 202019-06-04T16:17:49-05:00
May 05, 2012

Board Approves Baker Family Fitness Center Renovations

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The Board of Governors at Missouri Western State University today accepted a bid from Brooner & Associates Construction Inc. to renovate the Baker Family Fitness Center. The project will cost approximately $220,000. “The renovations will make the fitness center more inviting and pleasant for the students, employees, alumni and Gold Coat Club members who get [...]

Board Approves Baker Family Fitness Center Renovations2019-06-04T16:17:49-05:00
May 05, 2012

MWSU Scales Back Community Arts Program

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St. Joseph, Mo. -May 16, 2012-In a cost-cutting move, the Western Institute at Missouri Western State University is reducing the size of its Center for Community Arts. “Scaling back the center will let us focus on core programs that impact children and youth, instilling in them a lifelong appreciation of the arts,” said Dr. Gordon [...]

MWSU Scales Back Community Arts Program2019-06-04T16:17:49-05:00
May 05, 2012

MWSU Spring Graduate Awarded State Department Scholarship

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St. Joseph, Mo. -May 15, 2012-Missouri Western State University graduate Gary Weidemann, a sociology major from Rolla, Mo., has been awarded a U.S. Department of State Critical Language Scholarship to study a critical language during the summer of 2012. Weidemann will travel to India for intensive study in Punjabi, a language spoken primarily in Pakistan [...]

MWSU Spring Graduate Awarded State Department Scholarship2019-06-04T16:17:49-05:00
May 05, 2012

Summer Walk-In Registration Scheduled May 24

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St. Joseph, Mo. -May 15, 2012-Walk-in registration for summer 2012 classes at Missouri Western State University will be 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Thursday, May 24 in Eder Hall. Classes begin Tuesday, May 29 for the eight-week session and the first four-week session, and June 25 for the second four-week session. “Summer classes are a [...]

Summer Walk-In Registration Scheduled May 242019-06-04T16:17:49-05:00
May 05, 2012

MWSU Alum to Speak at ROTC Commissioning Ceremony

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St. Joseph, Mo. – May 9, 2012 – Brig. Gen. Gregory D. Mason, assistant adjutant general of the Missouri National Guard and a Missouri Western alumnus, will be the guest speaker at the Missouri Western State University ROTC Commissioning Ceremony at 10 a.m. Friday, May 11 in the Kemper Recital Hall inside Leah Spratt Hall. [...]

MWSU Alum to Speak at ROTC Commissioning Ceremony2019-06-04T16:17:49-05:00