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Monthly Archives: January 2017

Jan 01, 2017

A statement from President Vartabedian

2017-01-30T15:18:44+00:00

Dr. Robert Vartabedian, Missouri Western State University's president, sent the following message to students and employees on Jan. 30: The recent executive order that impacts rules governing visas and entry to the United States has created concerns for international students, employees, and members of our campus community. Although there is still much we do not [...]

A statement from President Vartabedian2017-01-30T15:18:44+00:00
Jan 01, 2017

Western Playhouse suspended

2017-01-27T14:29:58+00:00

Missouri Western State University has suspended operations of Western Playhouse, the summer theatre company, due to recent state budget withholding. Auditions scheduled in St. Joseph and Kansas City in February for this summer’s planned production of “West Side Story” are cancelled. “Western Playhouse has been a tremendous artistic success for five seasons, with high-quality productions [...]

Western Playhouse suspended2017-01-27T14:29:58+00:00
Jan 01, 2017

‘Meet the World’ introduces international students

2017-01-20T12:50:07+00:00

The Office of International Student Services at Missouri Western State University presents “Meet the World,” a speed-meeting event to meet new and returning international students from around the world. The event is free and open to the public at 4 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 25 in the Hoff Conference Rooms, Blum 218-219. Over the course of [...]

‘Meet the World’ introduces international students2017-01-20T12:50:07+00:00
Jan 01, 2017

‘What Works’: Art Entrepreneurship Speaker Series starts Jan. 25

2017-01-20T11:38:03+00:00

Erin McGrane, a musician, songwriter, actress and producer, will present an Artist INC seminar titled “What Works” in the Art Entrepreneurship Speaker Series at Missouri Western State University at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 25 in Potter Hall, room 107. The presentation is free and open to the public. The seminar explores the common ground of [...]

‘What Works’: Art Entrepreneurship Speaker Series starts Jan. 252017-01-20T11:38:03+00:00
Jan 01, 2017

Campus closed Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 14 and 15

2017-01-13T07:44:58+00:00

Because of the hazardous weather conditions forecast for this weekend, the Missouri Western State University campus will be closed Saturday, Jan. 14 and Sunday, Jan. 15. All on-campus activities, including sporting events and conferences, scheduled during those days have been canceled. Information on any rescheduled activities will be announced as soon as details are available. [...]

Campus closed Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 14 and 152017-01-13T07:44:58+00:00
Jan 01, 2017

‘Home, Hearth and Heart’ opens in Potter Art Gallery Jan. 17

2017-01-11T11:36:01+00:00

An art exhibition titled “Home, Hearth and Heart” will be on display at Missouri Western State University’s Potter Art Gallery Jan. 17 through Feb. 17. There will be a free opening reception from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 20 in the gallery. The exhibition includes diverse work from artists Zachary Horn, Lauren Iida, Yoonmi [...]

‘Home, Hearth and Heart’ opens in Potter Art Gallery Jan. 172017-01-11T11:36:01+00:00
Jan 01, 2017

Bushman Planetarium presents shows Jan. 11, 19

2017-01-05T12:00:53+00:00

The Bushman Planetarium at Missouri Western State University will present shows at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 11 and Thursday, Jan. 19. Tickets are $5 for adults, $3 for children, students, military and seniors. The planetarium is located in Agenstein Hall, room 147. The Jan. 11 show, “Sea Monsters,” takes viewers on a journey 80 million [...]

Bushman Planetarium presents shows Jan. 11, 192017-01-05T12:00:53+00:00
Jan 01, 2017

Missouri Western celebrates legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.

2017-01-03T11:34:17+00:00

The Center for Multicultural Education at Missouri Western State University will honor the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. with a series of events in January. Monday, Jan. 16, Martin Luther King Jr. Day Missouri Western will be closed in observance of the federal holiday. Tuesday, Jan. 17, MLK Pledge Day Students will have the [...]

Missouri Western celebrates legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.2017-01-03T11:34:17+00:00