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Monthly Archives: May 2014

May 05, 2014

Craig School of Business Announces Four New Entrepreneurs

2014-05-30T17:04:03+00:00

Missouri Western State University’s Craig School of Business announced that four new entrepreneurs will have the opportunity to own and operate their own businesses. Zachary Brelsford was awarded an Aspen Leaf Yogurt in Texas; Amanda Keeling was awarded a Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory in Oak View Mall in Omaha, Neb.; Caleb Mackey was awarded a [...]

Craig School of Business Announces Four New Entrepreneurs2014-05-30T17:04:03+00:00
May 05, 2014

Baker Fitness Center Closed for Renovation; YMCA Offers Free Access

2014-05-27T15:09:44+00:00

The Baker Family Fitness Center at Missouri Western State University will close June 2 through June 22 for the replacement of the facility’s floor. During this time, Missouri Western students, faculty, staff, alumni and Gold Coat members with current fitness center access will be allowed to use the facilities at the St. Joseph YMCA, 315 [...]

Baker Fitness Center Closed for Renovation; YMCA Offers Free Access2014-05-27T15:09:44+00:00
May 05, 2014

Businesses, organizations invited to welcome MWSU students back this fall during ‘Western Warm-Up’

2014-05-27T14:56:10+00:00

The Center for Student Involvement at Missouri Western State University is now accepting registrations from local businesses, community organizations and Missouri Western departments and student groups to participate in the Western Warm-Up Kickoff Aug. 25. The annual festival gives participating businesses and organizations a chance to display their services and goods to Missouri Western students [...]

Businesses, organizations invited to welcome MWSU students back this fall during ‘Western Warm-Up’2014-05-27T14:56:10+00:00
May 05, 2014

Missouri Western Hosts Lifetime Sports Academy June 9-13

2014-05-20T11:19:41+00:00

Youth will have an opportunity to learn activities that will enhance their lives for years to come during the annual Children’s Lifetime Sports Academy at Missouri Western State University June 9-13. Sponsored by the Department of Health, Physical Education and Recreation, the academy is for children ages 8 to 12, and enrollment is limited to [...]

Missouri Western Hosts Lifetime Sports Academy June 9-132014-05-20T11:19:41+00:00
May 05, 2014

Summer Walk-In Registration May 29

2014-05-19T15:58:31+00:00

Walk-in registration for summer classes at Missouri Western State University will be held from 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 29 in Eder Hall on the Missouri Western campus. The eight-week and first four-week summer sessions begin on Monday, June 2. The second four-week session begins on Monday, June 30. Summer class schedules [...]

Summer Walk-In Registration May 292014-05-19T15:58:31+00:00
May 05, 2014

Repeat Performance: Missouri Western Students Stage Musical in Colorado

2014-05-13T15:56:46+00:00

Missouri Western State University students will return to Colorado this week to take part in the centennial commemoration of the Ludlow Massacre, a pivotal moment in American labor history. The students will reprise their production of “American Story,” a musical retelling of the historical events of the Colorado Coalfield War, at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, May [...]

Repeat Performance: Missouri Western Students Stage Musical in Colorado2014-05-13T15:56:46+00:00
May 05, 2014

First Outdoor Commencement in 34 Years Inaugurates New Traditions

2014-05-12T08:45:06+00:00

The pilot of an airplane towing a banner congratulating Missouri Western graduates took this shot near the end of the ceremony. Missouri Western State University held its Spring Commencement ceremony outdoors at Spratt Memorial Stadium on Saturday, May 10, just the fourth time commencement has been held outside and the first since 1980. [...]

First Outdoor Commencement in 34 Years Inaugurates New Traditions2014-05-12T08:45:06+00:00
May 05, 2014

Nationally Ranked Speaker Accepts Debate Scholarship to MWSU

2014-05-07T16:09:26+00:00

At a special “Signing Day” ceremony at Savannah High School, Savannah senior Brent Rosenauer accepted a scholarship to participate in speech and debate at Missouri Western State University starting in fall 2014. “Brent has established himself as one of the top speakers in the country, and we’re excited that he’s going to be a part [...]

Nationally Ranked Speaker Accepts Debate Scholarship to MWSU2014-05-07T16:09:26+00:00
May 05, 2014

Liechti Confirmed as MWSU Governor

2014-05-02T09:19:59+00:00

The Missouri Senate confirmed David Liechti’s nomination to the Missouri Western State University Board of Governors on May 1. The St. Joseph man will be sworn in at the board meeting at 1:30 p.m. May 22 in Blum Student Union, room 220. Gov. Jay Nixon nominated Liechti to a term ending Oct. 29, 2019. Liechti [...]

Liechti Confirmed as MWSU Governor2014-05-02T09:19:59+00:00
May 05, 2014

Outdoor Commencement Exercises Set for May 10

2014-05-01T14:53:47+00:00

Missouri Western State University will establish a new tradition by holding its Spring Commencement ceremony outdoors at Spratt Memorial Stadium at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 10. Approximately 530 undergraduates and 32 graduate students will receive their degrees. The Missouri Western State University Alumni Association will hold a reception for the new graduates and their families [...]

Outdoor Commencement Exercises Set for May 102014-05-01T14:53:47+00:00