Academic News

Marshall Mayor Declares March National Athletic Training Month
Posted February 26, 2015

In a short ceremony held February 24, Marshall Mayor Mark Gooden declared March, National Athletic Training Month. At the ceremony, Gordon urged the people of Marshall to learn more about the importance of athletic training. Leading organizations concerned with athletic training and health care have joined together in a common desire to raise awareness for the importance of the athletic training profession and to emphasize the importance of quality health care... Read More

MVC Student Advances to Final Round of National Essay Contest
Posted February 23, 2015

MVC Senior Donna Monnig has advanced to the final round of judging in the national Elie Wiesel Prize in Ethics Essay Contest. The contest is sponsored by the Elie Wiesel Foundation for Humanity. The 2015 contest asked students to articulate an ethical issue they have encountered and analyze what it has taught them about ethics and themselves... Read More

Murrell Library Hosts Outstanding Women of Missouri Exhibit
Posted February 23, 2015

In recognition of Women’s History Month, Murrell Library at Missouri Valley College will host the traveling exhibit "Outstanding Women of Missouri" from Sunday, March 1 through Tuesday, March 31, 2015. This exhibit is presented by the Missouri Women’s Council. The Outstanding Women of Missouri exhibit, which started in 2002, recognizes Missouri women whose fortitude, persistence and judgment led them to distinguish themselves in their chosen profession or areas of service... Read More

Vikings knock off No. 17 Benedictine
Posted February 23, 2015

Vikings knock off No. 17 Benedictine Monday, February 23, 2015 Marshall Democrat NewsBy CHRIS ALLEN/Sports Editor    It was a win the Missouri Valley College men's basketball team had to have. Beating a ranked team for the first time this season Saturday with a 77-76 home decision over No... Read More

MVC Dance Hosts Evolving Door Dance Company
Posted February 18, 2015

The Missouri Valley College Fine Arts department will host Evolving Doors Dance, a dance company that uses dance as a medium to bring human and social awareness to its audiences and its community. The dance company will perform an informal dance concert from 6:30-7:30 p.m. February 26, 2015 on campus in the Eckilson-Mabee Theatre... Read More

MVC Wrestler Wins National Championship
Posted February 18, 2015

Winchester wins national championship Wednesday, February 18, 2015By CHRIS ALLEN/Sports Editor Marshall Democrat News   Missouri Valley College senior Jacarra Winchester of San Leandro, Calif., won the 130-pound title Saturday during the Women's College Wrestling Association National Championships at St... Read More

MVC Director of Instrumental Music Activities featured in upcoming Marshall philharmonic concert
Posted February 12, 2015

Original Article published by the Marshall Democrat News   Upcoming philharmonic concert to feature notable trumpeter Wednesday, February 11, 2015   The Marshall Philharmonic Orchestra will present its third concert of the 52nd Concert Season Sunday, Feb. 15, under the baton of Conductor Kevin Lines... Read More

MVC Professor Named Interim President of Archaeological Society
Posted February 11, 2015

MVC Professor Dr. Peter Warnock has been elected interim vice president of the Archaeological Institute of America’s St. Louis Society. Warnock was asked to volunteer for the position by the Organization’s outgoing board, his appointment began January 26, 2015. The Archaeological Institute of America (AIA) promotes archaeological inquiry and public understanding of the material record of the human past to foster an appreciation of diverse cultures and shared humanity... Read More

MVC Repertory Dance Ensemble Holds Spring Concert
Posted February 10, 2015

The Missouri Valley College Repertory Dance Ensemble will hold its Spring Concert at 7:30 p.m., February 19-21 in the Eckilson-Mabee Theatre. The dancers will host a questions and answer session following the performance on Friday, February 20. The Concert includes ballet, modern, tap and ballroom dancing choreographed by Artistic Director Janie Morgan; guest choreographers Haley Hoss-Jameson and Charlique Rolle, and student choreographers Rebeca Russi-Daolio, Tea Mortensen, Dyamond Ross, Aubrey Leah Rudd and Robert Longboy... Read More

MVC Graduate Recognized at National Nonprofit Conference
Posted January 29, 2015

MVC Alumnae Cortney Jolliff was recently presented with the Nonprofit Leadership Alliances’ Student Leader of the Year Award. Jolliff received the award for her work during the 2013-2014 academic year. The awards presentation took place at the annual Alliance Management Institute, an educational conference for students planning a career in the nonprofit sector... Read More