Academic News

Scholarships Available for MVC English Majors
Posted September 2, 2015

The Missouri Valley College Division of Communications, Humanities, and Human Services has two four-year scholarships available for incoming English majors for the 2016-17 academic year. The Virginia Zank Scholarship is a $10,000 scholarship for students interested in pursuing an English degree with a writing studies concentration... Read More

College Announces Fall 2015 Enrollment
Posted September 2, 2015

Missouri Valley College’s fall 2015 enrollment is 1,420. Of the 1,420 students currently enrolled at MVC, 678 students are Missouri residents and 243 are international students. The entire student body is made up of students from 44 states and 43 countries. “Another academic year is in full swing, and the students, faculty and staff are ready for another great year,” said Dr... Read More

Murrell Library to Host Exhibit
Posted August 31, 2015

Missouri Valley College’s  Murrell Library will present Voces Americanas: Latino Literature in the United States, an exhibition produced by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities. For more than three decades, a literary renaissance has been going on in the United States... Read More

Murrell Library and Indian Foothills Park Partner to Provide Little Free Library
Posted August 25, 2015

Missouri Valley College’s Murrell Library and Indian Foothills Park have come together to provide a Little Free Library for the Marshall community.   Murrell Library purchased the pre-made Little Free Library from the Little Free Library organization. Upon delivery, the crew at Indian Foothills built a stand for it and mounted it inside the children's play area at the park... Read More

English Department Releases Book of Campus Folklore
Posted August 18, 2015

The Missouri Valley College English program will launch Once Upon a Time at Missouri Valley College: A Year of Campus Folklore, a new, student-researched, written, and designed book, on Wednesday, September 2 from 3-4 p.m. in the Murrell Memorial Library on the MVC campus. As part of English 349: Missouri Valley College Folklore, taught by Dr... Read More

MVC Recognizes Rodeo Arena Donors
Posted August 3, 2015

Missouri Valley College President Dr. Bonnie Humphrey has announced the identity of the donors of a $750,000 donation made to the College’s rodeo program. Marshall residents Don and Julie Julien provided the primary funding for the DJ Rodeo Arena, a 61,750 sq. foot  covered facility that will allow the College’s rodeo teams to practice year-round... Read More

Missouri Valley Family Weekend Takes Place Sept. 18-19
Posted July 30, 2015

Marshall, Mo. (July 30, 2015)- Family Weekend at Missouri Valley College has been rescheduled for Sept. 18-19 on the Marshall, Mo. campus. The two-day event will kick-off Friday evening and continue through the home football game on Saturday afternoon. A schedule of weekend events will follow.   For more information, contact Activities Coordinator Ashley Jackson at 660-831-4009, or by email at jacksona@moval... Read More

New Food Provider Starts Service at Missouri Valley College
Posted July 23, 2015

Missouri Valley College will see a number of changes to its dining hall and student dining options this year with the arrival of the College’s new food service management company, Fresh Ideas. Fresh Ideas is a food service management company whose market concentration focuses on academic institutions... Read More

MVC Announces New Assistant Vice President of Academic Affairs
Posted July 20, 2015

Missouri Valley College has appointed Dr. Diane Bartholomew as the assistant vice president of academic affairs, effective July 2015. Dr. Bartholomew has been serving as     a consultant for institutional effectiveness and planning and online education at MVC since February 2015.   In her role as assistant vice president of academic affairs, Dr... Read More

Sarah Snodgrass NATA Foundation Scholarship Recipient
Posted July 2, 2015