Academic News

MVC Art Student David Dewey to Host Senior Art Show
Posted April 17, 2015

MVC Senior David Dewey, of the College’s visual arts department, will host a solo art exhibition entitled “Evolving Wilds.” The show will be on display from April 27- May 1 in Missouri Valley’s Vern Nestor Gallery. The Vern Nestor Gallery is located on the third floor of Baity Hall and is open from 8 a... Read More

MVC Celebrates Spring Fest
Posted April 17, 2015

Spring Fest events will take place Monday, April 27- Saturday, May 2. Activities include the MVC Spring Football Game, slow pitch softball tournament, Blood Drive and a barbecue in the Viking Tailgate zone. Spring Fest is organized by the Office to Student Affairs.  Read More

MVC Fine Arts Division Presents Spring Choral Show
Posted April 16, 2015

The Missouri Valley College Division of Fine Arts will present the annual Spring Choral Show, “What’s in a Song?”  at 7:30 p.m. nightly from April 22- 24 in the Eckilson-Mabee Theatre.  The Show features the Valley Connection Show Choir,  MVC Concert Choir and Valley Voices... Read More

Fill-the-Truck Drive Benefits Marshall Animal Shelter
Posted April 15, 2015

Missouri Valley College students hosted a Fill-the-Truck Drive on Saturday, April 11, at the Marshall Wal-Mart benefiting the local animal shelter. The truck was packed to the brim with items the shelter desperately needed. In total, the students received over 400 pounds of animal food, 91 pounds of cat litter, bottles of bleach, dog beds, animal treats and countless other items... Read More

Visiting Writers Series Hailed a Success
Posted April 14, 2015

The Missouri Valley College Visiting Writers Series wrapped up last month with fiction writer Jen Julian. The Series, hosted by the MVC English Department, brought award-winning, nationally-recognized authors to the MVC campus. The three-part series was attended by over 200 people, including MVC faculty, staff and students and local high school students... Read More

Nursing Students participate in Fitzgibbon Hospital's Annual Health Fair
Posted April 13, 2015

Missouri Valley College nursing students helped take blood pressure readings at Fitzgibbon Hospital's annual health fair clinic Friday, April 10. The health fair allows area residents to receive various health screenings and lab work. "Some people rely on this test basically as their checkup every year, Richard DeFord, Fitzgibbon's public relations and marketing coordinator, said... Read More

MVC Art Student Amy Huff to Host Senior Art Show
Posted April 13, 2015

MVC Senior Amy Huff, of the College’s visual art department, will host a solo art exhibition entitled “(un)Believable.” The show will be on display from 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., April 20-24 in Baity Hall’s Vern Nester Gallery. The show is a compilation of oil and acrylic paintings, as well as graphic design pieces, which use real animals and fantasy animals as the subjects... Read More

Top Academic Students Honored at Scholar Banquet
Posted April 10, 2015

Dr. Parris Watts, Missouri Valley College vice president of academic affairs, honored 2015 academic scholars at the annual Scholar Banquet on April 9. Scholars are chosen by MVC faculty members as individuals exemplifying outstanding scholarly and personal characteristics. To be eligible for the award, the student must have a minimum 3... Read More

Fine Arts Division to Hold Camp This Summer
Posted April 9, 2015

The Missouri Valley College Division of Fine Arts will hold a Performing Arts Camp June 15-19. The Camp will run daily from 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. on the Missouri Valley College Campus. Participants will have the opportunity to take classes in dance, musical theater, acting, Shakespeare and improv. Students will learn the basics of acting by developing characters and scenes in an environment that challenges them to explore and discover something new each time... Read More

MVC Student R.J. Howes Presents Senior Art Show
Posted April 9, 2015

Missouri Valley College Senior R.J. Howes of the College’s graphic design department, will host a solo art exhibition entitled “Distorted.” The show will be on display from 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., April 13-17 in Baity Hall’s Vern Nestor Gallery. Howes is from St. Peters, Mo. and attended Francis Howell North High School... Read More