Academic News

Paint the Town Purple- MVC to Celebrate Homecoming 2014
Posted August 1, 2014

Media Relations Contacts: Jennifer Hiller, (660) 831-4006, April DeGraff, (660) 831-4172,   The Missouri Valley College community will celebrate Homecoming festivities Oct. 17 and 18 on the MVC campus. The 2014 Homecoming theme is Paint the Town Purple. Activities include the 45th annual torch run, homecoming bonfire, alumni banquet, homecoming parade, pre-game tailgate, MVC Athletic Hall of Fame induction ceremony, 50-Plus Club breakfast and a schedule of Viking athletic events... Read More

MVC Adds Writing Studies Concentration to English Degree
Posted July 18, 2014

Media Relations Contacts: Dr. Jennifer Eimers, chair of the English program, (660) 831-4213,    April DeGraff, marketing and media relations director, (660) 831-4172,   MVC ADDS WRITING STUDIES CONCENTRATION TO ENGLISH DEGREE Beginning fall 2014, Missouri Valley College will offer a writing studies concentration for students interested in pursuing a bachelor’s degree in English... Read More

Viking Football to Play at Arrowhead Stadium Oct. 11
Posted June 24, 2014

Marshall, Mo. (June 24, 2014)- The Missouri Valley College football team will play in the inaugural NAIA Gridiron Challenge at Kansas City’s Arrowhead Stadium on Oct.11. This Heart of America Athletic Conference game will be played against MidAmerica Nazarene University. The No. 7 Vikings will play the MNU Pioneers in the first game of the doubleheader at 3 p... Read More

MVC Board of Trustees Appoints New Chairman & Adds New Members
Posted June 19, 2014

  Marshall, Mo. (June 18, 2014) —The Missouri Valley College Board of Trustees has appointed Charles L. Bacon Jr. chairman of the board. Bacon takes over for Gary Ford who has served as chairman for over 10 years. Ford will remain an active member of the board of trustees.   A Marshall native, Charles “Bud” Bacon Jr... Read More

MVC Professor Named Outstanding Athletic Trainer of the Year
Posted June 19, 2014

Marshall, Mo. (June 19, 2014) —  The Missouri Athletic Trainers’ Association (MoATA) has named MVC faculty member Dr. Karla Bruntzel the 2014 MoATA Outstanding Athletic Trainer of the Year. The award is presented annually to a Missouri athletic trainer whose performance has exceeded the expectations of an athletic trainer... Read More

MVC Announces Spring Dean's List
Posted June 4, 2014

  Dr. Sharon Weiser, vice president of academic affairs for Missouri Valley College, has announced the spring 2014 Dean’s List. The requirements for the Dean’s List are a 3.3 or higher grade point average; at least 12 graded hours for the semester and no “D,” “F,” or “Incomplete” grades for the semester... Read More

Summer Performing Arts Camp
Posted May 13, 2014

The Missouri Valley College Division of Fine Arts announces the 2014 Summer Performing Arts Camp.  This summer the camp will offer classes to students who have completed grades 3-12 in acting, dance, and musical theatre.  The camp will run from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. June 16th – 20th and will culminate in a performance showcase at 7 p... Read More

MVC Confers 241 Degrees at 2014 Commencement
Posted May 12, 2014

Missouri Valley College conferred 241 degrees to students at its 125th commencement ceremony held May 10 at Gregg-Mitchell Field. The 2014 graduating class consisted of 141 Missouri residents, 28 international students and 72 out-of-state students.   MVC Alumnus William Ira Ferguson gave the commencement address... Read More

MVC Art Student to Host Senior Art Show
Posted April 29, 2014

MVC Senior Dakota Day-Herrell, of the College’s visual arts department, will host a solo art exhibition entitled “The Silent Strength.” The show, located in Baity Hall’s Vern Nestor Gallery, will be on display April 29- May 3.    An opening reception for the collection will be held from 5-8 p... Read More

46th Valley Women's Hall of Famer to be Inducted
Posted April 29, 2014

  Media Relations Contacts: April DeGraff, (660) 831-4172,    Marshall, Mo. (April 29, 2014)—Missouri Valley College’s Valley Women organization will honor three individuals at its annual tea at 4 p.m. on Friday, May 2 in the Ferguson Center Formal Lounge... Read More