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Monthly Archives: August 2017

Aug 08, 2017

Open auditions for ‘Schoolhouse Rock Live!’

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The Department of Theatre, Cinema and Dance in the School of Fine Arts at Missouri Western State University will hold open auditions for the upcoming production of “Schoolhouse Rock Live!” at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 5 in the Potter Hall Theater. To sign up, visit www.missouriwestern.edu/theatrecinema/theatre-program/upcoming-auditions/. Those auditioning are asked to prepare a musical cutting [...]

Open auditions for ‘Schoolhouse Rock Live!’2019-06-04T16:23:01-05:00
Aug 08, 2017

Missouri Western freshman class up by 16 percent

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Participants in Griffon Edge, Missouri Western's extended new student orientation program. As classes start at Missouri Western State University this fall, preliminary enrollment data indicates that about 1,000 incoming freshmen are starting their college career, an increase of 16.2 percent over last year’s number. “A one-year increase this large is really unprecedented in [...]

Missouri Western freshman class up by 16 percent2019-06-04T16:23:01-05:00
Aug 08, 2017

Incubator welcomes new tenant

2019-06-04T16:23:01-05:00

The Christopher S. "Kit" Bond Science and Technology Incubator at Missouri Western State University welcomes a new tenant: Grant Company, a creative services company that like the incubator has a strong focus on animal health and agriculture. Below is a press release from Grant Company announcing their location in the Incubator: Creative Services Company Locates in [...]

Incubator welcomes new tenant2019-06-04T16:23:01-05:00
Aug 08, 2017

Martin Luther King III to speak at Missouri Western Sept. 12

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Martin Luther King III will be the featured speaker at the R. Dan Boulware Convocation on Critical Issues Sept. 12. Human rights advocate and community activist Martin Luther King III will be the featured speaker at the 24th annual R. Dan Boulware Convocation on Critical Issues at Missouri Western State University this fall. [...]

Martin Luther King III to speak at Missouri Western Sept. 122019-06-04T16:23:01-05:00
Aug 08, 2017

Public invited to New Student Convocation Aug. 27

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The public is invited to welcome about 1,000 incoming Missouri Western State University students at a New Student Convocation at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 27, on Craig Field at Spratt Memorial Stadium. The convocation will be followed by a candle-lighting ceremony and ice cream social at the Glenn E. Marion Memorial Clock Tower. All events [...]

Public invited to New Student Convocation Aug. 272019-06-04T16:23:01-05:00
Aug 08, 2017

Board of Governors approves stadium improvements

2019-06-04T16:23:02-05:00

The Board of Governors at Missouri Western State University has approved construction of a pavilion on the west end of Craig Field at Spratt Memorial Stadium. The pavilion will be built and donated by Steve Craig, the benefactor for whom Craig Field and the Craig School of Business are named. “The pavilion will provide the [...]

Board of Governors approves stadium improvements2019-06-04T16:23:02-05:00
Aug 08, 2017

Eclipse-related events at Missouri Western

2019-06-04T16:23:02-05:00

The total solar eclipse is nearly here. Below is a recap of information we sent in a news release earlier this month about eclipse-related activities at Missouri Western State University, with some additional information regarding where to watch streaming video. Planetarium show “Totality” will be shown nine times over the weekend. All shows are SOLD OUT. The [...]

Eclipse-related events at Missouri Western2019-06-04T16:23:02-05:00
Aug 08, 2017

Missouri Western plans eclipse-related activites

2019-06-04T16:23:02-05:00

St. Joseph is one of the largest cities on the path of totality for the Great American Eclipse on Aug. 21, 2017, and Missouri Western State University has several activities planned to help educate and entertain the public about this astronomical phenomenon. The Bushman Planetarium is showing “Totality,” a new show about all kinds of [...]

Missouri Western plans eclipse-related activites2019-06-04T16:23:02-05:00