Academic News

Division of Fine Arts to Host High School Intensive Camp
Posted January 17, 2018

Missouri Valley College’s Division of Fine Arts will host the Fine Arts High School Intensive: A College Experience Camp June 25-27, 2018 on the MVC campus. The summer camp gives high school students the experience of majoring within Fine Arts while living on campus. Students will stay in Viking Village Apartments, eat in the dining hall and choose a fine arts major to study intensively over the three-day experience... Read More

Powerlifting Added as New Sport
Posted January 12, 2018

The Missouri Valley College Athletic Department announces the addition of men's and women's powerlifting to its lineup of sports, along with the hiring of the program's first coach, and a director of strength and conditioning. The sport of powerlifting will be added as the college's 27th and 28th varsity sports... Read More

Fall 2017 Dean's List Announced
Posted January 4, 2018

Dr. Diane Bartholomew, vice president of academic affairs for Missouri Valley College, has announced the Fall 2017 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 Student Research Symposium Excellence in Student Research Awards Presented
Posted December 4, 2017

More than 40 undergraduate and graduate students participated in the fall 2017 Missouri Valley College Student Research Symposium on December 1, 2017. The staffed poster session included 16 student participants while 23 students gave presentations or performances of their work. Senior Alexander Porsmose Nielsen won the Excellence in Student Research Award for Best Poster for his project “Violent Video Games & Aggressive Behavior: Does Early Exposure have an Impact on Feelings Towards Violence?”; senior Terrence Mickens II won the Excellence in Student Research Award for Best Performance for his piece “ARTIZDO”; and junior Kimberly Ndlovu won the Excellence in Student Research Award for Best Presentation for her project “Evaluating the Effect of Heat on Microbial Growth in Geophagic Soils... Read More

College Adds Competitive eSports Team
Posted December 1, 2017

Missouri Valley College announces the addition of competitive eSports  to its campus. eSports comprises several different computer games, including League of Legends, Counterstrike: Global Offensive, Hearthstone, Overwatch and Dota 2. The Missouri Valley College eSports program will be operating as a part of the National Association of Collegiate ESports, and participating in the Collegiate Starleague... Read More

Missouri Valley College Presents 5th Annual A Christmas Carol: A One Man Show
Posted November 17, 2017

The theatre faculty at Missouri Valley College invite you to travel back in time to the London of Charles Dickens as they present, A Christmas Carol: A One Man Show, Thursday, December 7 at 7:30 p.m. in the the Eckilson-Mabee Theatre on the Missouri Valley College Campus. This one-man version of Charles Dickens’ classic tale is adapted and performed by Associate Professor of Theatre Harold Hynick who plays all your favorite characters including Scrooge, Tiny Tim and Marley’s Ghost... Read More

Missouri Valley College to Host Annual Christmas Show
Posted November 14, 2017

The Missouri Valley College Division of Fine Arts presents its annual Celebration of Christmas Holiday Music Concert on November 29 and 30 at 7:30 p.m. and December 1 at 8:00 p.m. in Eckilson-Mabee Theatre.   On November 29 and 30, the concert will feature the MVC Bands, MVC Concert Choir, Valley Connection Show Choir and the MVC Repertory Dance Ensemble... Read More

MVC Student Research Symposium Calls for Proposals
Posted November 9, 2017

The Missouri Valley College Student Research Symposium Committee is seeking proposals of student academic work. Accepted proposals will be presented during the MVC Student Research Symposium on Friday, December 1 from 3-7 p.m. The symposium will be held in the Malcolm Center for Student Life located on the MVC campus... Read More

MVC Alpha Chi Awarded Star Chapter Status, Inducts New Members
Posted November 7, 2017

For the third consecutive year, the Missouri Sigma chapter of Alpha Chi at Missouri Valley College has been awarded Star Chapter status for its scholarly activities and member recruitment during the 2016-17 academic year. The Missouri Sigma chapter is one of only 46 chapters to achieve this status, placing it among the top 15% of Alpha Chi chapters nationally... Read More

Missouri Valley College to Bring Domestic Violence Awareness
Posted November 3, 2017

Missouri Valley College will host an Escalation Workshop to raise awareness of domestic violence. The workshop will be held on Tuesday, November 7 from 7-9 p.m. in the Malcolm Center, Bacon Room on the MVC campus. The Escalation Workshop is a program offered through the One Love Foundation which was founded in 2010 to honor Yeardley Love, an individual who lost her life to domestic violence... Read More