Academic News

English Department to Host Visiting Writers Series
Posted January 9, 2017

Missouri Valley College welcomes Claudia Mills as the first participant in the spring 2017 MVC Visiting Writers Series. Mills will give a public reading from her acclaimed children’s books on Wednesday, February 22 from 7-8 p.m. in the MVC Murrell Library Reading Room. She will also hold a free workshop for area educators on the same day... Read More

Former Viking Rodeo Cowboy Wins World Championship
Posted December 10, 2016

  Marshall, Mo. (December 10, 2016)- Two Missouri Valley College men’s rodeo alumni competed this week at the 2016 Wrangler National Finals Rodeo in Las Vegas, Nev.  Earning the bareback riding championship was Tim O’Connell, with former Viking cowboy Tanner Aus placing second.   O’Connell earned the 2016 PRCA Bareback Riding World Championship at the Wrangler NFR this week, finishing the 10 rounds with a scoring average of 842... Read More

MVC Student Named S-MSTA Officer of the Year
Posted December 1, 2016

Missouri Valley College Senior Anissa Abrego (San Benito, Texas) received the Student Missouri State Teachers Association (S-MSTA) 2016 Officer of the Year Award. To receive this award, students must serve in a leadership role in their local S-MSTA chapter, contribute to the facilitation of chapter activities and service projects, and be nominated by their advisor or fellow officers for the honor... Read More

College Takes Part in #givingTuesday
Posted November 22, 2016

On Tuesday, November 29, Missouri Valley College will take part in #GivingTuesday, a global giving movement that has been driven by individuals, families, organizations, businesses and communities in all 50 states and in countries around the world. Since its founding in 2012, millions of people have come together to support and champion the causes they believe in and the communities in which they live... Read More

College Presents A Christmas Carol: A One Man Show
Posted November 22, 2016

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, Wednesday, December 7 and Thursday, December 8 at 7:30 p.m. nightly in the the Eckilson-Mabee Theatre on the Missouri Valley College Campus... Read More

MVC Alpha Chi Awarded Star Chapter Status, Inducts New Members
Posted November 8, 2016

For the second 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 2015-2016 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

MVC to Hold Veterans Day Ceremony
Posted November 3, 2016

Missouri Valley College will honor Veterans at an observance ceremony at 12:30 p.m. on Friday, November 11, 2016 on the campus quad. The ceremony will include the presentation of the colors, patriotic music, a reading from Veterans, introduction of Veterans and will conclude with Taps with echo, performed by MVC students... Read More

Morris Gallery of Contemporary Art Presents Shades of Blue
Posted October 24, 2016

The Missouri Valley College Morris Gallery of Contemporary Art presents Shades of Blue by Artist Thomas Legaspi now through December 10, 2016. Thomas Legaspi visited campus on October 17 to talk to MVC art students and the community at an opening night art reception. Legaspi teaches at the City University in New York City and does representational paintings that can be seen in the Morris Gallery... Read More

Division of Fine Arts Presents On the Verge
Posted October 24, 2016

The Missouri Valley College Fine Arts Division will present the comedy, “On the Verge,” at 7:30 p.m. nightly, November 9 -12 in the Eckilson-Mabee Theatre on the MVC campus. “On the Verge” tells the story of three Victorian women, Alex, Fanny, and Mary, facing challenges as they explore an unknown land they surmise is Terra Incognita... Read More

Author Meet and Greet at Murrell Library
Posted October 24, 2016

Missouri Valley College’s Murrell Library, in conjunction with Marshall High School, Marshall Public Schools, and the Marshall Public Library, will host author Sam Weller on Thursday, November 17 at 7 p.m. in the Library’s Reading Room. Weller will be joining Marshall High School during the day on November 17, where he will deliver a lecture on Ray Bradbury to students... Read More