Academic News

Author Meet and Greet at Murrell Library
Posted October 18, 2016

Missouri Valley College’s Murrell Library will host a meet and greet with Young Adult Author Derryan Derrough on Tuesday, October 25 at 7 p.m. in the Library’s Reading Room. Derryan is the author of The Sound You Made. This book outlines the life of Billionaire company owner Markus Doubleday... Read More

MVC ENACTUS Helps with Fitzgibbon Hospital Color Run
Posted October 13, 2016

The Missouri Valley College ENACTUS chapter supported the Fitzgibbon Hospital Color Run by volunteering at the event held on October 5 at Indian Foothills Park. In addition to their help with distributing t-shirts and throwing color on the runners, some ENACTUS members also participated in the 5k race... Read More

Dr. Warnock to Identify Samples from Petra, Jordan
Posted October 11, 2016

Missouri Valley College Associate Professor of  Anthropology, Dr. Peter Warnock, was asked to identify wood samples from the 2016 Petra North Ridge Project in Jordan. A team of NC State faculty and students helped unearth more clues this summer about the ancient Nabataean city of Petra, Jordan. This year’s dig marked the third season of the Petra North Ridge Project, an initiative aimed at uncovering clues about the city’s non-elite population... Read More

College to Celebrate Homecoming 2016
Posted September 30, 2016

The Missouri Valley College community will celebrate Homecoming festivities Sept. 30-Oct. 2 on the MVC campus. The 2016 Homecoming theme is Vote Viking. Activities include the 47th annual torch run, homecoming bonfire, alumni banquet, homecoming parade, pre-game tailgate, MVC Athletic Hall of Fame induction ceremony, 50-Plus Club breakfast, Saturday night mixer and a schedule of Viking athletic events... Read More

English Department to Host Visiting Writers Series
Posted September 27, 2016

Missouri Valley College welcomes Marie Marquardt as the first participant in the 2016-17 MVC Visiting Writers Series and first leader in the Writers Workshops for Teachers. Marie will give a public reading from her acclaimed young adult novel Dream Things True as well as selections from her forthcoming work The Radius of Us from 7-8 p... Read More

National Touring Artists Suzanne and Jim to Appear at Murrell Library
Posted September 27, 2016

Missouri Valley College’s Murrell Library is proud to present National Touring Artists Suzanne and Jim performing their Ballot Box Ballads in concert on Thursday, October 6 at 7 p.m. in the Murrell Library Reading Room. Modern-Day Troubadours Suzanne and Jim have delighted audiences across the U... Read More

New Exhibit Opening at Murrell Library
Posted September 9, 2016

Murrell Library on the Missouri Valley College campus will host the traveling exhibit “And there’s the Humor of it:” Shakespeare and the Four Humors September 19-October 28.   This exhibit, developed and produced by the National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health, and with the Folger Shakespeare Library, focuses on the way William Shakespeare created characters within the framework of the then widely-accepted theory of the four humors... Read More

College Announces Fall 2016 Enrollment
Posted August 31, 2016

Missouri Valley College’s fall 2016 enrollment is 1,403. Of the 1,403 students currently enrolled at MVC, 598 students are Missouri residents and 237 are international students. The entire student body is made up of students from 44 states and 40 countries. “Our faculty and staff members have worked hard during the summer months to prepare for another great academic year,” said Dr... Read More

New Student Orientation Set for August 19-21
Posted August 17, 2016

Students will move back on the Missouri Valley College campus this Friday and Saturday, August 19-20 with the fall 2016 semester classes beginning on August 22. New students arriving on campus this week will engage in a number of events and activities at MVC including ice breaker activities, social events, learning Missouri Valley College history and more... Read More

Bartholomew to Serve as Vice President of Academic Affairs
Posted July 20, 2016

Missouri Valley College has appointed Dr. Diane Bartholomew as vice president of academic affairs, effective July 2016. Dr. Bartholomew has been serving as the assistant vice president of academic affairs at MVC since July 2015.   As the chief academic officer, Dr. Bartholomew will provide guidance for the academic programs, support and oversight to the faculty and serve as part of the institutional leadership team... Read More