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Monthly Archives: September 2013

Sep 09, 2013

Missouri Western Presents ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’

2013-09-30T10:37:46+00:00

The Department of Theatre and Cinema in the School of Fine Arts at Missouri Western State University presents William Shakespeare’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” Oct. 3-13 in the Potter Hall Theater. The show starts at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday, Oct. 3-5 and Oct. 10-12 and at 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 6 and Oct. [...]

Missouri Western Presents ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’2013-09-30T10:37:46+00:00
Sep 09, 2013

Griffon Game Changers: Celebrate Homecoming 2013

2013-09-30T10:28:00+00:00

“Griffon Game Changers” is the theme of Missouri Western State University’s 2013 Homecoming celebration, Oct. 6-12. For more information or to register for alumni events, call 816-271-5652. Details about student events are available at missouriwestern.edu/homecoming. A highlight of homecoming every year is the parade in downtown St. Joseph. The parade is scheduled to begin at [...]

Griffon Game Changers: Celebrate Homecoming 20132013-09-30T10:28:00+00:00
Sep 09, 2013

Auditions Scheduled Oct. 7, 9

2013-09-27T09:12:12+00:00

The Department of Theatre and Cinema in the School of Fine Arts at Missouri Western State University will hold open auditions for Steve Martin’s “Picasso at the Lapin Agile” on Monday, Oct. 7, and for Tabula Rasa, a student directing showcase, on Wednesday, Oct. 9. Actors can learn more and sign up for time slots [...]

Auditions Scheduled Oct. 7, 92013-09-27T09:12:12+00:00
Sep 09, 2013

Governors Approve Building Projects, Insurance Carriers

2013-09-26T15:41:06+00:00

Potter Hall will receive nearly $800,000 in renovations and additions under a plan to spend budget reserves approved by the Board of Governors. Wilson Hall and the Looney Complex will also receive improvements. The Board of Governors at Missouri Western State University has approved approximately $1.6 million in improvements to Potter Hall, Wilson [...]

Governors Approve Building Projects, Insurance Carriers2013-09-26T15:41:06+00:00
Sep 09, 2013

Court of Appeals Convenes at Missouri Western Oct. 4

2013-09-25T16:41:52+00:00

Judge Alok Ahuja will preside over a three-judge panel of the Missouri Court of Appeals, Western District convening at Missouri Western Oct. 4. For the sixteenth consecutive year, the Missouri Court of Appeals, Western District will convene court at Missouri Western State University. The Court will sit at Missouri Western on Friday, October [...]

Court of Appeals Convenes at Missouri Western Oct. 42013-09-25T16:41:52+00:00
Sep 09, 2013

Speaker Addresses Race and Restorative Justice Sept. 24

2013-09-23T16:15:04+00:00

Dr. Mara Schiff, associate professor of criminology and criminal justice at Florida Atlantic University, will give a talk titled “Race, Rights and Restorative Justice” at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 24 in the Blum Student Union, Hoff Conference Rooms 218-219 at Missouri Western State University. Dr. Schiff’s talk is free and open to the public. It [...]

Speaker Addresses Race and Restorative Justice Sept. 242013-09-23T16:15:04+00:00
Sep 09, 2013

NSF Awards $1 Million to Missouri Western, Davidson College

2013-09-19T16:31:12+00:00

The National Science Foundation has awarded a grant of just over $1 million to Missouri Western State University and Davidson College in North Carolina for undergraduate synthetic biology research. The grant is the largest research grant in Missouri Western’s history. “One thing that really sets Missouri Western apart is the opportunity that we provide undergraduate [...]

NSF Awards $1 Million to Missouri Western, Davidson College2013-09-19T16:31:12+00:00
Sep 09, 2013

Former St. Joseph Superintendent Joins Missouri Western Staff

2013-09-18T14:53:37+00:00

Dr. Melody Smith, former superintendent of the St. Joseph School District, has been hired as a program development liaison for the Western Institute at Missouri Western State University. In this part-time position, Dr. Smith will share responsibility for building a number of interlocking initiatives designed to help adults complete baccalaureate degrees that they may have [...]

Former St. Joseph Superintendent Joins Missouri Western Staff2013-09-18T14:53:37+00:00
Sep 09, 2013

Missouri Western Celebrates Mid-Autumn Day Sept. 20

2013-09-18T11:41:06+00:00

  Attendees at the 2012 Mid-Autumn Day celebration enjoyed a variety of traditional foods. Missouri Western State University will observe Mid-Autumn Day, a Chinese celebration of harvest and family reunion, at 3:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 20 in Blum Student Union, Hoff Community Rooms 218-219. The celebration is free. […]

Missouri Western Celebrates Mid-Autumn Day Sept. 202013-09-18T11:41:06+00:00
Sep 09, 2013

Free Guest Artist Music Recitals Sept. 20 and 22

2013-09-18T11:11:07+00:00

The Department of Music at Missouri Western State University will host two guest artist recitals on Friday and Sunday, Sept. 20 and 22. Both are free and open to the public. […]

Free Guest Artist Music Recitals Sept. 20 and 222013-09-18T11:11:07+00:00