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Monthly Archives: April 2017

Apr 04, 2017

Professor, student, alumna all honored by state association

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Marsha Dolan, HIM program coordinator Marsha Dolan, coordinator of Missouri Western State University’s Health Information Management program, received the Distinguished Service Award from the Missouri Health Information Management Association during their annual meeting this month. Student Sara Maxey and alumna Darlisa Finney were also honored by the association. The Distinguished Service Award is [...]

Professor, student, alumna all honored by state association2019-06-04T16:23:03-05:00
Apr 04, 2017

Spring Commencement May 6

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The Spring Commencement Ceremony for approximately 500 graduates of Missouri Western State University will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 6 on Craig Field at Spratt Memorial Stadium. Stadium gates will open to guests at 9:30 a.m. The Missouri Western State University Alumni Association will hold a reception for graduates and their families following [...]

Spring Commencement May 62019-06-04T16:23:04-05:00
Apr 04, 2017

Board approves tuition, room, board rates, new phone system

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The Board of Governors at Missouri Western State University approved tuition and room and board rates for the 2017-2018 school year. For undergraduate, in-state students, tuition will rise 2.4 percent, or $4.77 per credit hour, to $204.14 per credit hour. The increase is in line with limits set by state statute. All other rates, including [...]

Board approves tuition, room, board rates, new phone system2019-06-04T16:23:04-05:00
Apr 04, 2017

Design Portfolio Review May 2

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Missouri Western State University graphic design seniors will present their final portfolios at the 2017 Design Portfolio Review from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 2, at the emPowerU campus, 518 S. 6th Street in downtown St. Joseph. The portfolio review is free. The public is invited to view the portfolios and visit with 12 [...]

Design Portfolio Review May 22019-06-04T16:23:04-05:00
Apr 04, 2017

Primitive structure open house April 28

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Primitive structures created by students in Missouri Western State University’s 3d Design classes will be displayed in an open house from 8 a.m. to noon Friday, April 28. Light refreshments will be served. The open house is free and open to the public. The students have created primitive structures using only natural materials. The students [...]

Primitive structure open house April 282019-06-04T16:23:04-05:00
Apr 04, 2017

Birds, Beans and Bugs: Biology professor earns NSF grant

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Dr. Julie Jedlicka, assistant professor of biology at Missouri Western State University, and faculty colleagues at Humboldt State University in California have won a $250,000 National Science Foundation grant to study the roles of birds, insects and climate change in the ecology of coffee production in Kenya. The International Research Experiences for Students grant will [...]

Birds, Beans and Bugs: Biology professor earns NSF grant2019-06-04T16:23:04-05:00
Apr 04, 2017

MWSU Chorale joins symphony for ‘Requiem’

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The Missouri Western State University Concert Chorale will participate in the final concert of the St. Joseph Symphony Orchestra’s 2016-2017 Concert Series, “Mastery of Mozart and Beethoven,” at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 29 at the historic Missouri Theater in Downtown St. Joseph. The Chorus, under the direction of Dr. Elise Hepworth, will join the St. [...]

MWSU Chorale joins symphony for ‘Requiem’2019-06-04T16:23:04-05:00
Apr 04, 2017

Dance showcase, film festival planned April 30

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The Department of Theatre, Cinema and Dance in the School of Fine Arts at Missouri Western State University will hold two events on Sunday, April 30 in the Potter Hall Theater. Spectrum: A Dance Showcase will be held at 2 p.m., and the Griffon Film Festival will be held at 7 p.m. Both events are [...]

Dance showcase, film festival planned April 302019-06-04T16:23:04-05:00
Apr 04, 2017

Music student performs in Washington, D.C.

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Aung Moe Kyaw performing with the Founder & Director of Myanmar Music Festival, American pianist Kimball Gallagher. Aung Moe Kyaw, a Missouri Western State University music major from Myanmar, was invited to perform at a private concert in Washington, D.C. on April 21, 2017. The event was hosted by Derek Mitchell, former US [...]

Music student performs in Washington, D.C.2019-06-04T16:23:04-05:00
Apr 04, 2017

SGA presents awards to student organizations, individuals

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The Student Government Association at Missouri Western State University held their annual Awards Banquet on April 19 in the Hall of Fame Room at Spratt Memorial Stadium. The annual banquet included the swearing-in of incoming Student Body President Kyle Fuson, junior business major from St. Joseph, and Vice President Reece Christensen, sophomore political science major [...]

SGA presents awards to student organizations, individuals2019-06-04T16:23:04-05:00