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Cheer Squad

Story By: Jasmine Taylor

The Missouri Western cheerleading team was driven to keep the athletic teams motivated and the crowd interactive during their 2015 season.

Some individuals still may not consider cheerleading a sport but the cheer squad has worked tremendously hard to […]

Casino Night

Story By: Rachael Bergeron
Photos By: Shannon Burke

Community, networking and building relationships among students, faculty and staff was what Missouri Western’s annual Casino Night was all about.

Casino Night, which has been going on since 2011, was started when Residence Life was looking […]

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Master’s of Applied Science in Forensic Investigation

Story By: Ljubica Basic

Missouri Western offers a certificate and a Masters of Applied Science in Forensic Investigation.

This program was added in 2010 as an opportunity for individuals who already have their bachelor’s degree in a related field and are looking […]

2019-06-12T10:04:59-05:00August 15th, 2016|Categories: Featured Stories|Tags: , , , , |

Athlete Philanthropy

Story By: Bailey Ketcham

SAAC: Student Athlete Advisory Committee
At Missouri Western, Griffon athletes go beyond the expectations of a regular student-athlete, and choose to give their time by helping out the community of St. Joseph.

The group in charge of the volunteering […]

2019-06-12T10:04:59-05:00August 15th, 2016|Categories: Featured Stories|Tags: , , , , , , |