Academic News

2016 Gruber Prizes Awarded at MVC
Posted May 3, 2016

Missouri Valley College has announced  that seniors Christina Bautista and Diego Dos Santos are the recipients of the College’s 2016 Gruber Prizes. Named in honor of the late Professor Loren C. Gruber, the Gruber Prize is awarded annually by Valley’s Writing Across the Curriculum program to recognize outstanding academic or artistic achievement by junior and senior level students... Read More

MVC to Confer 232 Degrees at Commencement May 7
Posted May 2, 2016

Missouri Valley College will confer 232 degrees to students at its commencement ceremonies at 2 p.m. on May 7 at Gregg-Mitchell Field on the MVC campus. The 2016 graduating class is the 127th class to graduate from MVC. The class consists of 229 undergraduate students and three students graduating from the College’s graduate program in community counseling... Read More

MVC Honors Program Senior Receives Endowed Honors Award
Posted April 29, 2016

  The Missouri Valley College Honors Programhosted its first senior research symposium on April 27. Senior Sonia Addo was presented with the first Loren C. Gruber Endowed Honors Award. The scholarship is given to a student in good standing for writing an MVC Honors Program thesis with superior clarity of expression, evidentiary support, originality of thought, and insight as judged by members of the Honors Program Committee... Read More

English Honor Society to Release The Purple Patch
Posted April 28, 2016

The Missouri Valley College Nu Epsilon chapter of Sigma Tau Delta, the international English honor society, will release The Purple Patch on Monday, May 2. A release party featuring readings by authors, artwork, and refreshments will take place that afternoon at 4:15 p.m. in the Murrell Library Coffee by the Book Room on the MVC campus... Read More

Mass Communication Students Bring Home Awards
Posted April 25, 2016

Missouri Valley College students recently received awards from the Missouri Broadcast Educators Association (MBEA). This organization is made up of mass communication departments from 14 colleges and universities in the state of Missouri. Each year students enter audio and video projects that are judged by professionals in the industry... Read More

48th Valley Women's Hall of Famer to be Inducted
Posted April 25, 2016

Missouri Valley College’s Valley Women organization will honor three individuals at its annual tea at 4 p.m. on Tuesday, April 26 in the Malcolm Center Bacon Room. The 48th inductee into the Valley Women’s Hall of Fame, the 2016 Outstanding Senior Woman and the Valley Women Scholarship recipient will be recognized... Read More

SGA Selects Recipients of 2015-2016 Annual Faculty/Staff Awards
Posted April 25, 2016

The Missouri Valley College Student Government Association (SGA) has selected the recipients of the 2015-2016 Annual Faculty/Staff Awards. Members of the SGA convened and selected the recipients on April 20 based on nominations from the student body.   Outstanding Faculty Award: This award is presented to a faculty member who exemplifies the core values of Missouri Valley College: Compassion, Diversity, Social Responsibility, Integrity, and Accountability... Read More

Graphic Design Student to Host Senior Art Show
Posted April 22, 2016

MVC Senior Michelle Cano, a senior in the Missouri Valley College visual art department, will host a solo art exhibition entitled La Ventana.  The show will be on display from 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m., May 2-6 in Baity Hall’s Vern Nestor Gallery. La Ventana is an advertising campaign complete with logo and marketing posters for a fictional airline company called Floreana Airways... Read More

Fine Arts Presents "The Play's the Thing: A Celebration of Shakespeare"
Posted April 22, 2016

The Missouri Valley College Fine Arts Division will present "The Play's the Thing:  A Celebration of Shakespeare," as a tribute to the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare's passing.  Performances will take place April 28-30 at 7 :30 p.m. nightly in the Morris Experimental Theatre (The MET)... Read More

Art Student to Host Senior Art Show
Posted April 19, 2016

MVC Senior, Beau Allen, of the College’s graphicarts department, will host a solo art exhibition entitled Forefathers of American Country Music.  The show will be on display from April 25-29 in Baity Hall’s Vern Nestor Gallery. Allen’s show will display ten black and white portraits of groundbreaking American country music stars such as Johnny Cash and Waylon Jennings that helped shape country music and were trailblazers to future generations... Read More