Academic News

MVC Professor and Student Present at International Psychology Convention
Posted March 27, 2015

  Missouri Valley College Assistant Professor Dr. Jared Bartels and MVC Undergraduate Psychology Student Dusan Bekovic, a sophomore from Serbia, were presenters at the inaugural International Convention of Psychological Science (ICPS), held March 12-14 in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. The duo presented their research entitled “Representation of the Stanford Prison Experiment in social psychology textbooks: A content analysis... Read More

Mass Communication Students Bring Home MBEA Awards
Posted March 27, 2015

  (MVC Professor Chaz Maddi directs students working for the Viking Sports Network.)     Missouri Valley College student media recently received awards at the 2015 Missouri Broadcast Educators Association (MBEA) state competition. MBEA is the educational arm of the Missouri Broadcaster’s Association... Read More

MVC Awards Scholarships for English Majors
Posted March 25, 2015

The Missouri Valley College English department announces the recipients of two, prestigious, four-year, departmental scholarships. Alana Jones of Warrensburg, Mo., has won the Loren Gruber Scholarship for Literary Studies, and Lindsey McMillan of Glasgow, Mo., has won the Virginia Zank Scholarship for Writing Studies... Read More

Tyrail Gardner to Host Senior Art Show
Posted March 25, 2015

MVC Senior Tyrail Gardner of the College’s graphic arts department will host a solo art exhibition entitled “Take Back.” The show will be on display from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m., March 30th – April 2 in Baity Hall’s Vern Nestor Gallery. The show is a collection of artwork taken by Gardner... Read More

MVC to Hold Emergency Preparedness Drill
Posted March 23, 2015

Missouri Valley College will hold an armed intruder drill March 26, 2015. The exercise will be conducted between 9:30- 11:30 a.m. The purpose of the safety drill is to focus on functional exercise elements related to the management of an armed shooter operating on the Missouri Valley campus. In addition to locking the campus down during the exercise, MVC’s alert siren will be tested and local law enforcement will be on campus... Read More

Kansas City Star: Missouri Valley College follows 'Hoosiers' script to NAIA Tournament
Posted March 18, 2015

Original Article published 3/17/15 Randy Covitz - The Kansas Cithy Star     Until this year, Missouri Valley College had never won a first-round game in the Heart of America Athletic Conference men’s basketball tournament. Heck, the Vikings had never finished high enough in the regular-season standings to even play host to a conference tournament game... Read More

The Men's Basketball Team is Headed to the NAIA National Tournament
Posted March 16, 2015

Viking Men's Basketball to Play Freed-Hardeman in National Tournament First Round
Posted March 16, 2015

The Missouri Valley College men’s basketball team will play Freed-Hardeman (Tenn.) University in the first round of the 2015 Buffalo Funds NAIA Division I Men’s Basketball National Championship.  The game will be played at Municipal Auditorium in Kansas City, Mo., Thursday March 19 at 6:15 p... Read More

MVC Fine Arts Division Presents Spring Production
Posted March 16, 2015

The Missouri Valley College Fine Arts Division will present “The Secret of Charity Teach or … Tide to the Wharf,” a melodrama by Donald Mellen.  Performances begin at 7:30 p.m. nightly, March 25-28 in the Eckilson-Mabee Theatre. This good, old fashioned melodrama promises to be fun for the entire family... Read More

Missouri Valley Men's Basketball Wins Conference Postseason Tournament
Posted March 11, 2015

The Missouri Valley College men’s basketball team played No. 22 Evangel (Mo.) University Tuesday evening in Springfield, Mo., in the Heart of America Athletic Conference Postseason Tournament championship game. The Vikings led for nearly the entire game, and outlasted Evangel in overtime 63-61 to secure the program’s first conference postseason tournament championship... Read More