Kansas Passes Education Bill

Emily Beiter

April 10, 2014

On April 6th, Kansas state lawmakers passed a new education finance bill. Led by conservative senators, the bill consists of a few main parts. $126 million spent toward bridging finance disparity gaps in school funding Removes due process for ...

Kansas City Sports Commission

April 1, 2014

The Kansas City Sports Commission has awarded the Shawnee Mission West Football Community with the Sprint Community Champion Award for its unity after the tragic death of Andre Maloney. This foundation recognizes outstanding individuals...

Kansas House passes bill allowing refusal of service to same-sex couples

Emily Beiter, Writer

February 20, 2014

On February 12th, the Kansas House passed a bill that would allow for religious individuals, businesses, and groups to deny service to same-sex couples. The bill passed 72-49, and will now move on to the Republican dominated Kansas...

The Unexpected Conference

Andrew Dodderidge, Writer

January 31, 2014

We all knew that Kansas and Oklahoma State were going to be favorites and some of the top teams in the country this year, but all of the other Big 12 teams showed surprises this year. Top tier contender Baylor was projected...

From Kenya to Kansas

August 30, 2013

Calvin Kipng'etich Lang'at is a student that has transferred from Nairobi, Kenya to Shawnee Mission West. I asked him a few questions to better understand his transition. Ramona Mansour: When did you move to Kansas? Calvin...

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