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Jul 07, 2019

News-Press NOW: Study aims to make MWSU more bird-friendly

2019-07-15T16:28:25-05:00

By Daniel Cobb News-Press NOW, Jul 11, 2019 Updated Jul 11, 2019 Across 750 acres of campus, a few students at Missouri Western spend some of their summer mornings visiting more than 60 bird-nesting boxes in order to gather data and further their research. It’s all part of Dr. Julie Jedlicka’s ornithology research study, which has [...]

News-Press NOW: Study aims to make MWSU more bird-friendly2019-07-15T16:28:25-05:00
Jul 07, 2019

NewsPress NOW: Center for Entrepreneurship celebrates five years

2019-07-15T15:23:18-05:00

Justin Myers, owner of Heartland Paint, helps a customer. Myers bought the paint store in 2015 with support from the Center for Entrepreneurship. By Jessica Kopp News-Press NOW, Jul 13, 2019 Connecting budding entrepreneurs and the resources to own a business has been the mission of Missouri Western State University’s Center for Entrepreneurship [...]

NewsPress NOW: Center for Entrepreneurship celebrates five years2019-07-15T15:23:18-05:00
Jul 07, 2019

NewsPress NOW: Agencies ponder small business issues

2019-07-15T15:24:05-05:00

By Ray Scherer News-Press NOW, Jul 11, 2019 St. Joseph’s enclave of small business owners earned a large measure of support and interest in their long-term welfare Thursday. Celebrating its fifth year this month, Missouri Western State University’s Center for Entrepreneurship held a gathering of its council members at the Hoof N Horn restaurant, with [...]

NewsPress NOW: Agencies ponder small business issues2019-07-15T15:24:05-05:00
Jul 07, 2019

President Wilson announces senior leadership actions

2019-07-15T11:06:30-05:00

July 15, 2019 — Two weeks into his presidency, President Matt Wilson announced three changes related to the formation of his senior leadership team at Missouri Western State University. The moves were approved by the Board of Governors in a phone poll on July 11, 2019.  Vice President of Strategic Initiatives and Chief of Staff [...]

President Wilson announces senior leadership actions2019-07-15T11:06:30-05:00
Jul 07, 2019

Planetarium shows, Cronkite exhibits celebrate moon landing

2019-07-11T10:40:18-05:00

July 11, 2019—Missouri Western State University is celebrating this month’s 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission to the moon with special shows in the Bushman Planetarium and exhibits in the Walter Cronkite Memorial. The Bushman Planetarium, located inside Agenstein Hall, will show “Future Moon” and “We Choose Space” beginning at 7 p.m. Friday, July [...]

Planetarium shows, Cronkite exhibits celebrate moon landing2019-07-11T10:40:18-05:00
Jul 07, 2019

Center for Entrepreneurship marks fifth anniversary

2019-07-10T09:09:31-05:00

July 10, 2019—The Center for Entrepreneurship in the Craig School of Business and Technology at Missouri Western State University is celebrating its fifth anniversary in July. “It’s hard to believe that the Center for Entrepreneurship will be celebrating its five-year anniversary this month,” said Annette Weeks, CFE director. “While the years have flown by for [...]

Center for Entrepreneurship marks fifth anniversary2019-07-10T09:09:31-05:00
Jul 07, 2019

News-Press NOW: Cronkite Memorial sees update to celebrate Apollo 11

2019-07-11T17:11:26-05:00

By Daniel Cobb News-Press NOW, Jul 3, 2019 Missouri Western’s Walter Cronkite Memorial in Spratt Hall is highlighting some of the more astronomical aspects of the famous journalist’s career to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission. On July 16, 1969, NASA successfully launched both Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin to the moon. [...]

News-Press NOW: Cronkite Memorial sees update to celebrate Apollo 112019-07-11T17:11:26-05:00
Jul 07, 2019

News-Press NOW: Professor hopes trip will expand students’ horizons

2019-07-11T17:11:56-05:00

By Daniel Cobb News-Press NOW, Jul 4, 2019 Trips overseas, regardless of the destination, make memories to last a lifetime, said Eduardo Castilla Ortiz, an assistant professor of Spanish at Missouri Western State University. It’s an idea he’s been instilling in his students over the summer before their trip to Spain beginning Friday, July 5. [...]

News-Press NOW: Professor hopes trip will expand students’ horizons2019-07-11T17:11:56-05:00
Jul 07, 2019

KQ2: Missouri Western welcomes new president, Matthew Wilson

2019-07-03T14:46:41-05:00

(ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) Missouri Western State University welcomed their new president, Matthew Wilson, on Monday. President Wilson succeeds Dr. Robert Vartabedian, who retired after 11 years as Western's president. The school introduced Wilson on his first day of the job to several faculty and staff in the Biology department, where he heard first-hand accounts of the [...]

KQ2: Missouri Western welcomes new president, Matthew Wilson2019-07-03T14:46:41-05:00
Jul 07, 2019

St. Joseph Post: New Missouri Western president on campus

2019-07-15T09:03:35-05:00

By BRENT MARTIN St. Joseph Post Missouri Western State University welcomed its newest president to campus Monday as Matthew Wilson began his first official day. Wilson comes to Missouri Western from the University of Akron School of Law, where he served as dean. Wilson also served as president at Akron for a two-year period, tackling [...]

St. Joseph Post: New Missouri Western president on campus2019-07-15T09:03:35-05:00