Western Courier

Toddler Terrorist?

Toddler Terrorist?

February 4, 2013

Not even worth it for the commercials

Hannah Schrodt

February 4, 2013

It happens every year and there’s no escaping it. For one Sunday in February, sports fanatics, hardcore football devotees, causal enthusiasts and those who watch just for the commercials tune in to watch a bunch of men run around a...

Super Bowl Love

Garrick Hodge

February 4, 2013

I’m guilty. I love Super Bowl Sunday.  The parties, the intensity of the entire NFL season being condensed into one game, the worldwide exposure, the commercials, the Puppy Bowl (OK, I don’t watch that) and of course, the f...

New Mexico’s crazy new abortion law

Alison Phillips

February 1, 2013

2012 was a bad year for politics and women’s issues. Many political leaders put their foot in their mouth with comments on women’s rights, including Missouri Senate candidate Todd Akin’s “legitimate rape” comment during hi...

The troubles with Western Online

— WC Editorial Board

February 1, 2013

There’s been some frustration this week about problems with Western Online. Many students logging in have found it slow or unresponsive. Sometimes, features have been unavailable. Other times, logging in has just been imposs...

On Religion and the Constitution

Ryan Brushaber

January 30, 2013

Imagine, if you will, the following scenario: You’re in attendance at a graduation ceremony to commemorate a friend or loved one who’s taking part in the ceremony.  As you eagerly await the calling of the person’s name or...

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