Missouri Valley College News

MVC Announces 2015 Presidential Scholars
Posted May 27, 2015

Dr. Bonnie Humphrey, president of Missouri Valley College, has announced the 2015 Presidential Scholars. The requirements for this honor are a 3.9 or higher grade point average for both the fall and spring semesters. The 2015 Presidential Scholars are:   Omar Al Refae - Health Information Systems Sabrina Bartley - Psychology Brian Bitney - Biology Casey Curtis - Elementary Education Christina Daegele - Elementary Education Robert Dennis - Political Science Macey Embrey - Middle School Education Andrea Finley - Elementary Education Jason Fistick - Exercise Science Haley Harrill - Mathematics Lindsay Hathcoat - Elementary Education Jessica Hobbs - Exercise Science Summer Hower - Elementary Education Lidan Jin - Management Rebecca Jones - Biology Kaitlyn Kell - Elementary Education Brianne Lacy - Middle School Education Derrick Leeper - Exercise Science Dario Marquez - Biology Chelsey Merrigan - Mathematics Donna Monnig - History Isabella Moran - Exercise Science Yasufumi Myoi - Public Relations Miranda Newton - Elementary Education Wesley Ng - Physical Education Twyla Reid - Biology Bruce Reyes - Biology Emily Schaefer - Dance Mike Topps - Psychology Brittany Vest - Elementary Education Emily Writer - Exercise Science Henry Yeagle - Social Studies Education     Read More

Missouri Valley College Receives Outstanding Community Partner Award
Posted May 26, 2015

Missouri Valley College received an Outstanding Community Partner award at the Missouri Association for Community Action’s (MACA)  annual statewide conference held May 6, at the Elms Hotel in Excelsior Springs, Missouri. Missouri Valley College President Dr. Bonnie Humphrey and Vice President of Operations and Enrollment Management Tom Fifer were on hand to accept the award... Read More

Haley Jameson Hired as New Dance Coach
Posted May 26, 2015

  Marshall, Mo. (May 26, 2015)- The Missouri Valley College Athletic Department announces the hiring of Haley Jameson as the new Head Coach of the dance program.  Jameson, a current adjunct faculty member of Missouri Valley, will bring 26 years of coaching experience to the position.   Jameson, an adjunct instructor in the fine arts program at Missouri Valley, has previously coached at the collegiate level at Northwest Missouri State University... Read More

Viking Track and Field Set to Compete at NAIA National Championship
Posted May 20, 2015

Results-Click Here Marshall, Mo. (May 23, 2015)- The Missouri Valley College outdoor track and field teams competed over the weekend at the NAIA Outdoor Track and Field National Championship at Gulf Shores, Ala.  The Vikings had five individuals qualify to compete at the National meet.   For the women’s team, Junior Brittney Brisco (San Diego, Calif... Read More

Viking Men's Lacrosse Finishes Season With Four All-Americans
Posted May 18, 2015

All-America Team-Click Here Marshall, Mo. (May 18, 2015)- The No. 3 Missouri Valley College men’s lacrosse team finishes its 2015 season with four of its student-athletes on the 2015 MCLA Division II All-America Team.  The Vikings have one first team selection, one on the second team and two honorable mention selections... Read More

MVC Professor Gerardo Acay to Present at International Conference
Posted May 18, 2015

MVC Professor Emeritus Dr. Gerardo M. Acay will present a paper, “Computer Skills in Humanistic Disciplines:  Some Observations,” at the Thirteenth International Conference on New Directions in the Humanities. Acay co-wrote the paper with a colleague, Deborah J. Schuster, a science teacher at Boonville High School who will also present... Read More

MVC Students Find Literary Inspiration in "The Purple Patch"
Posted May 13, 2015

The 15th volume of “The Purple Patch,” Missouri Valley College's literary and art journal, is now available in print and online. Featuring original poems, essays, stories, and artwork by 21 MVC students, “The Purple Patch” is published by the Nu Epsilon chapter of Sigma Tau Delta, the national English honor society... Read More

Wesley Ng Earns National Tennis Award
Posted May 12, 2015

Marshall, Mo. (May 12, 2015)- Missouri Valley College men’s tennis player, Senior Wesley Ng (Brampton, Ontario), has earned a National award from the Intercollegiate Tennis Association.  Ng has been awarded the 2015 ITA/Arthur Ashe Leadership and Sportsmanship Award.   The award is handed out to one outstanding men’s tennis player at the NAIA level... Read More

Viking Men's Lacrosse Falls in MCLA Tournament
Posted May 11, 2015

Box Score-Click Here Marshall, Mo. (May 11, 2015)- The No. 3 Missouri Valley College men’s lacrosse team opened play at the MCLA Division II National Tournament Monday afternoon in Irvine, Calif.  The Vikings played No. 14-seed Siena Heights (Mich.) University in the first round.  Missouri Valley held a 6-2 halftime lead, but fell to the Saints in an 8-7 final score... Read More

Message to MVC graduates: "We've got work to do."
Posted May 11, 2015

Saturday, May 9, 2015 Kayla Nigles/ Marshall Democrat News Staff Writer   Missouri Valley College saw its 126th commencement Saturday, May 9. The ceremony was moved indoors from Greg-Mitchell Field to Burns Athletic Center, as rainclouds moved into the area in the morning hours. Graduates proceeded into the gymnasium shortly after 2 p... Read More