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Jan 01, 2023

Super Science Saturday at Missouri Western Jan. 28

2023-01-24T12:35:28-06:00

Participants gather in Remington Hall for the chemistry demonstration finale during a past Super Science Saturday. Photo courtesy St. Joseph Museums. Jan. 24, 2023--Missouri Western State University and the St. Joseph Museums will host the 23rd annual Super Science Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 28  Admission is $5 for [...]

Super Science Saturday at Missouri Western Jan. 282023-01-24T12:35:28-06:00
Oct 10, 2022

Missouri Western receives funding to address nursing shortage

2022-10-05T08:48:49-05:00

Oct. 5, 2022--Missouri Western State University has received a $230,000 grant from the Missouri State Board of Nursing to support a proposed pilot program to address the current nursing shortage. The grant will support a proposed pilot program to help licensed practical nurses (LPNs) remain on the job while earning a Bachelor of Science in [...]

Missouri Western receives funding to address nursing shortage2022-10-05T08:48:49-05:00
Jun 06, 2022

Nursing students earn DAISY Awards

2022-07-07T14:30:07-05:00

Nursing student Hai Le. June 7, 2022--Two Missouri Western State University nursing students were awarded DAISY Awards for Extraordinary Nursing Students for the spring 2022 semester.  Hai Le, third semester nursing student from Lee’s Summit, Missouri, and Shayla Bocchine, fourth semester nursing student from Agency, Missouri, were honored as part of the DAISY [...]

Nursing students earn DAISY Awards2022-07-07T14:30:07-05:00
Jul 07, 2020

News-Press NOW: Missouri Western to expand nursing program

2020-08-11T11:14:00-05:00

The capacity of Missouri Western State University’s nursing program will be expanded by 10, up from 50, the campus administration has announced. “There is a critical and growing need for registered nurses, with career opportunities growing faster than most other occupations,” said Dr. Crystal Harris, interim dean of the College of Science & Health. Harris [...]

News-Press NOW: Missouri Western to expand nursing program2020-08-11T11:14:00-05:00
Jul 07, 2020

Nursing program expands capacity; application deadline Aug. 15 for spring enrollment

2020-07-21T10:43:22-05:00

July 21, 2020--Missouri Western State University is expanding the capacity of its Bachelor of Science in Nursing program to better meet the healthcare workforce needs in the region. The first expanded cohort of 60 nursing students (up from 50) will begin the program this fall. Applications to join the second cohort in the spring are [...]

Nursing program expands capacity; application deadline Aug. 15 for spring enrollment2020-07-21T10:43:22-05:00
May 05, 2020

Fellowships awarded to nursing students

2020-05-07T14:53:14-05:00

May 7, 2020--Eight Missouri Western State University students have received 2020 Nursing Fellowship scholarships from the Mosaic Life Care Foundation. In honor of Nurses’ Week, the Foundation has announced their commitment to the annual fellowship that will award $10,000 each up to ten qualifying applicants. This year’s recipients were chosen from applicants currently enrolled in [...]

Fellowships awarded to nursing students2020-05-07T14:53:14-05:00
Apr 04, 2020

News-Press NOW: Nursing students adapt to changes during pandemic

2020-04-15T12:00:35-05:00

By Clayton Anderson News-Press NOW, Apr 9, 2020 Nursing students at Missouri Western have adapted to changes in education, and graduating seniors are preparing to join the front lines. Cristi Campbell, a nursing professor and a nurse practitioner at Cameron Regional Hospital family health clinic, said nurses are always adapting and the COVID-19 pandemic is [...]

News-Press NOW: Nursing students adapt to changes during pandemic2020-04-15T12:00:35-05:00
May 05, 2017

MWSU honors retirees, faculty and staff award winners

2019-06-04T16:23:03-05:00

Missouri Western State University honored ten employees who are retiring and ten award winners at its annual Faculty and Staff Awards and Retirement Reception on May 2. Award recipients were: Missouri Western Foundation Award for Teaching Excellence Pam Clary, assistant professor of social work and director of the BSW program Shauna Hiley, professor of chemistry [...]

MWSU honors retirees, faculty and staff award winners2019-06-04T16:23:03-05:00
Apr 04, 2017

Spring Commencement May 6

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

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
Dec 12, 2016

Gleason to lead School of Nursing and Health Professions

2019-06-04T16:22:23-05:00

Dr. Robyn Gleason Dr. Robyn Gleason has been named associate dean of the School of Nursing and Health Professions at Missouri Western State University. Dr. Gleason, previously dean of graduate nursing at Keiser University in Florida, will begin her duties in January. “Dr. Gleason’s strong background in nursing, public health and health information [...]

Gleason to lead School of Nursing and Health Professions2019-06-04T16:22:23-05:00