Academic News

Sarah Snodgrass NATA Foundation Scholarship Recipient
Posted July 2, 2015

Students go Big at MVC Performing Arts Camp
Posted June 30, 2015

Original article from Marshall Democrat-News   As part of an acting exercise Friday, June 19, more than a dozen teens and pre-teens collected as a unit on the stage at Eckilson-Mabee Theatre, at Missouri Valley College, transforming themselves from individuals into a gigantic machine. Standing in one place, some bopped up and down, and others swung their limbs while creating constant sounds... Read More

MVC Recognized as Marshall Chamber Business of the Year
Posted June 23, 2015

Missouri Valley College was recognized as the 2015 Marshall Chamber of Commerce Business of the Year at the Chamber’s 94th annual awards banquet held June 18, at the Martin Community Center.   The Marshall Chamber of Commerce recognizes one business every year that has made a positive impact on the Marshall Community... Read More

MVC Student Gains Hands-on Experience in Summer Course
Posted June 15, 2015

MVC professors Dr. Peter Warnock and Dr. Sarah MacDonald and MVC Senior Gabe Swope are spending part of their summer examining wood samples from the world-famous site of Petra. Most of this wood derives from coffins inside the first century AD tombs located on the cities north ridge.    This wood identification and analysis is part of The Petra North Ridge Project and is aimed at understanding the lives of the ordinary citizens of the ancient city... Read More

MVC Announces Promotions in Executive Leadership
Posted June 3, 2015

At its May meeting, the Missouri Valley College Board of Trustees approved the promotions of Heath Morgan to vice president of student affairs and Tim Schulte to assistant vice president of operations. In his role as vice president of student affairs, Morgan is responsible for creating and maintaining a safe, healthy, and supportive campus culture; managing a number of campus departments including student activities, Greek Life, residential life, campus safety, the Student Health Center, Student Counseling Center, and the Malcolm Center for Student Life’s Fitness Center... Read More

MVC Board of Trustees Adds New Members
Posted May 28, 2015

Missouri Valley College Board of Trustees Chairman Charles L. Bacon, Jr.  has announced the addition of three members to the College’s board of trustees. The new MVC trustees are George Brown ‘73, Marci B. Dowdy ‘75 and George F. Robinson ‘71. George Brown has been a successful business man in Marshall for several years... Read More

MVC Releases Spring Graduate Dean's List
Posted May 27, 2015

Dr. Parris Watts, vice president of academic affairs for Missouri Valley College, has announced the spring 2015 Graduate Studies Dean’s List. Students on the Dean’s List are all enrolled in the College’s only graduate program, a Master of Arts in community counseling. The requirements for the Dean’s List are a 3... Read More

MVC Releases Spring 2015 Dean's List
Posted May 27, 2015

Dr. Parris Watts, vice president of academic affairs for Missouri Valley College, has announced the spring 2015 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

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