Academic News

MVC Alpha Chi Chapter Recognized as 2013-2014 Notable Chapter
Posted December 17, 2014

Missouri Valley College’s Alpha Chi Honor Society chapter has been recognized as a 2013-2014 Notable Chapter. The Notable Chapter award honors chapters who have met at least five of the following criteria: inducting members locally, sending at least one faculty member and one student to the annual convention, having at least one student presentation on the convention program, nominating at least one student for a national Alpha Chi fellowship or scholarship, and sponsoring at least one on-campus program in promotion of scholarship... Read More

MVC Honor Society Inducts New Members
Posted December 17, 2014

The Missouri Sigma chapter of Alpha Chi, a national college honors society, on the Missouri Valley College campus inducted 13 new members this fall.   Founded in 1922, Alpha Chi is an honor society that admits students from all academic disciplines. With some 300 chapters and an active presence in almost every state, Alpha Chi actively promotes academic excellence, undergraduate and graduate research, campus academic dialogue, and civic engagement... Read More

MVC Rodeo Team Tarps a Million-Bushel Grain Pile
Posted November 25, 2014

The Missouri Valley College rodeo team assisted Central Missouri Agri-Service Thursday, Nov. 20, by covering the 1.2 million bushel ground pile of grain at the northwest end of Marshall near Route 240. The team has been assisting CMAS in covering several ground piles of similar size over the past few weeks... Read More

Morris Gallery of Art Hosts New Exhibit Open House & Holiday Party
Posted November 21, 2014

The Morris Gallery of Contemporary Art will host a new exhibit open house and holiday cocktail party from 4:30-5:30 p.m. on Dec. 3 in the Gallery on the MVC Campus. “Songs of the Prairie” by Artist Allan Chow opened in the Morris Gallery on Nov. 11 and will run through January 25, 2015. Dancing between Impressionism and Expressionism, Chow’s series of prairie paintings acknowledges the world that once thrived and all efforts protecting the majestic tallgrass prairie that struggles to exist in today’s modern civilization... Read More

MVC Announces Hire of Director of Planned Giving
Posted November 18, 2014

Missouri Valley College announced today that Chad Jaecques has been hired to serve as the College’s first-ever director of planned giving. The new position will work under the vice president of institutional advancement. The director of planned giving supports the overall financial strength of the College by visiting with donors and prospective donors about a variety of gift possibilities... Read More

Viking Sports Network Chats with MVC's New Vice President of Academic Affairs
Posted November 10, 2014

Missouri Valley College announced the appointment of Dr. Parris Watts as its new vice president of academic affairs. Dr. Watts will begin his duties on December 1, 2014. Read More

MVC Fine Arts Division Presents Annual Christmas Show
Posted November 7, 2014

The Missouri Valley College Division of Fine Arts presents its annual Celebration of Christmas Holiday Show at 7:30 p.m. nightly, Nov. 20-22 in the  Eckilson-Mabee Theatre, on the MVC Campus. More than fifty MVC students will be participating in the annual show, which features Valley Connection Show Choir, MVC Concert Choir, Valley Voices, MVC Instrumental Ensemble and the MVC Repertory Dance Ensemble... Read More

Together In Service Contest Allows Teams to Donate to Charity
Posted November 7, 2014

Last Saturday Missouri Valley teamed up with Wood & Huston Bank to host a Together in Service football game. Admission to the game was free to all patrons. Additional promotions and giveaways, including free t-shirts and popcorn in a commemorative megaphone cup, were also given away at the game. Another event at the game was a philanthropic twist to the halftime entertainment... Read More

Student Nurses' Association Raises Funds for local Cancer Center
Posted November 7, 2014

The School of Nursing and Health Sciences’  Student Nurses’ Association (SNA) spent the fall 2014 semester raising awareness for breast cancer research and treatment.   The SNA sold t-shirts throughout the month of October, Breast Cancer Awareness month.  A portion of the proceeds were donated to the Fitzgibbon Hospital Community Cancer Center... Read More

MVC to Hold Veterans Day Ceremony
Posted November 6, 2014

Missouri Valley College will honor Veterans at an observance ceremony at 12:30 p.m. on Tuesday, November 11, 2014 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