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Monthly Archives: November 2014

Nov 11, 2014

Board Moves Forward on Possible Spratt Stadium Project Bonds

2014-11-21T11:05:54-05:00

The Board of Governors at Missouri Western State University has approved a statement of intent to proceed with a $5.5 million auxiliary system revenue bond issue to pay for improvements to Spratt Memorial Stadium. The resolution authorizes the university to execute a bond purchase instrument with Edward Jones as underwriter and Gilmore & Bell as [...]

Board Moves Forward on Possible Spratt Stadium Project Bonds2014-11-21T11:05:54-05:00
Nov 11, 2014

Alpha Chi Initiates 47 New Members

2014-11-20T14:35:47-05:00

Missouri Western State University’s Lambda Chapter of Alpha Chi National College Honor Society, recently initiated 47 new members.  Alpha Chi invites the top 10 percent of junior, senior and graduate students at member institutions to join. Students initiated were: […]

Alpha Chi Initiates 47 New Members2014-11-20T14:35:47-05:00
Nov 11, 2014

Drum Major for Justice Nominations Being Accepted

2014-11-20T10:51:11-05:00

The Drum Major for Justice Awards will be presented at a banquet Jan. 21, 2015. The Center for Multicultural Education at Missouri Western State University is now accepting nominations for the 2015 Martin Luther King Drum Major for Justice Awards. The Drum Major for Justice Award takes its name from a passage in [...]

Drum Major for Justice Nominations Being Accepted2014-11-20T10:51:11-05:00
Nov 11, 2014

MWSU seeks nominations for Centennial ‘Griffon Notables’

2014-11-17T08:47:59-05:00

In preparation for its centennial celebration in 2015, Missouri Western State University continues to accept nominations for Griffon Notables – students, alumni, faculty, staff or community members who have made a positive impact on Missouri Western. “As we look back on 100 Years of Transforming Lives, we want to honor those who have had a [...]

MWSU seeks nominations for Centennial ‘Griffon Notables’2014-11-17T08:47:59-05:00
Nov 11, 2014

Fall Jazz Concert Features Classic, Contemporary Sounds

2014-11-14T08:58:22-05:00

The jazz program of the Missouri Western State University Department of Music will present its Fall Jazz Concert at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 18 in the Potter Hall Theater. The concert will feature performances by the Jazz Lab Band, Vocal Jazz, and Jazz Ensemble. Admission is free. The concert will showcase classic jazz literature as [...]

Fall Jazz Concert Features Classic, Contemporary Sounds2014-11-14T08:58:22-05:00
Nov 11, 2014

Panel to Discuss Impact of Hobby Lobby Decision

2014-11-13T10:34:27-05:00

Missouri Western State University faculty members will participate in a public forum discussion of the Supreme Court’s decision earlier this year in “Burwell v. Hobby Lobby” at 7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 17 in the Kemper Recital Hall, Spratt Hall room 101 on the Missouri Western campus. The discussion is free and open to the public. [...]

Panel to Discuss Impact of Hobby Lobby Decision2014-11-13T10:34:27-05:00
Nov 11, 2014

Native Pride Dancers Perform Nov. 13

2014-11-11T15:47:20-05:00

The Native Pride Dancers will perform at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 13 in the Kemper Recital Hall, Spratt Hall 101 on the campus of Missouri Western State University. The performance is free and open to the public. Performing in traditional native costumes, the Native Pride Dancers use song, dance and audience participation to educate their [...]

Native Pride Dancers Perform Nov. 132014-11-11T15:47:20-05:00
Nov 11, 2014

Renaissance Singers Present Madrigal Feaste Nov. 19 and 20

2014-11-11T14:45:10-05:00

The Missouri Western State University Department of Music presents the MWSU Renaissance Singers in “Ye Olde Madrigal Feaste,” a two-night performance and formal dinner in celebration of the holiday season, on Nov. 19 and 20 in the Fulkerson Center on the Missouri Western campus. Entertainment will begin at 6:45 p.m. and dinner will be served [...]

Renaissance Singers Present Madrigal Feaste Nov. 19 and 202014-11-11T14:45:10-05:00
Nov 11, 2014

Walk for the Homeless on Nov. 14

2014-11-10T16:05:09-05:00

The third annual Walk for the Homeless will start at 4 p.m. Friday, Nov. 14 at Sixth and Messanie Streets in downtown St. Joseph. The walk to raise awareness and benefit the Social Welfare Board’s Friends of the Free Clinic Fund is co-sponsored by the Organization of Student Social Workers at Missouri Western State University [...]

Walk for the Homeless on Nov. 142014-11-10T16:05:09-05:00
Nov 11, 2014

Gentry Named Director of Physical Plant

2014-11-10T09:39:25-05:00

Jerry Gentry has been named director of physical plant for Missouri Western State University and will begin his duties on Dec. 2. As director of the physical plant, Gentry will serve a leadership role at the University, and within the financial planning and administration division. Gentry brings more than 10 years of experience in plant [...]

Gentry Named Director of Physical Plant2014-11-10T09:39:25-05:00