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Author Bios

  • May 5, 2009 05:36 PM

    Missouri State University’s department of defense and strategic studies provides graduate-level education in issues related to national security, foreign policy and defense policy. Located in the Washington, DC, area, the department offers a master’s degree and a certificate program in defense and strategic studies. Dr. Keith Payne is the department head. He serves on the Congressional Commission on the Strategic Posture of the United States. He joins me today.

  • April 21, 2009 02:49 PM

    The department of communication sciences and disorders at Missouri State University is hosting a 40th anniversary celebration and class reunion for the Missouri State speech-language and hearing program at 6 p.m. May 8 at Hickory Hills Country Club. The event will include a cocktail hour, silent auction, dinner, live auction and entertainment from cruise line comedian John Pinney.

  • April 20, 2009 04:12 PM

    The Speech and Hearing Clinic

  • April 14, 2009 04:00 PM

    As a research scientist in natural history and ecology, Chris Maser has spent more than 25 years in forest, shrub steppe, sub-arctic, desert, coastal and agricultural settings.

    Trained primarily as a vertebrate zoologist, he was a research mammalogist in Nubia, Egypt, with the Yale University Peabody Museum Prehistoric Expedition, as well as in Nepal, where he participated in a study of tick-borne diseases for the U.S. Naval Medical Research Unit #3 based in Cairo, Egypt. He conducted a three-year ecological survey of the Oregon Coast for the University of Puget Sound, Tacoma, Washington.

  • April 7, 2009 03:45 PM

    Missouri State University, along with presenting sponsor The Springfield News-Leader, will host the fifth annual Public Affairs Conference, themed “Sustainable Actions for a Sustainable Future.” The event, which is free and open to the public, will be held April 21-24 and bring a variety of speakers from around the world to Springfield.

  • February 10, 2009 03:12 PM

    The Missouri State Theatre and Dance Department will open it spring season in February with "A.... My Name is Alice." Mark Templeton, managing director of theatre and dance, discusses the spring shows and upcoming Tent Theatre productions.

  • February 3, 2009 03:09 PM

    Lloyd Smith is the head of the computer sciences department at Missouri State University. Data mining may seem like an obscure concept for many, but it has practical business and leisure applications.

  • December 23, 2008 02:01 PM

    Char Berquist is the Director of the Center for Dispute Resolution at Missouri State University. She provides tips about how to avoid conflict during the holidays and how to diffuse stressful situations.

  • December 16, 2008 12:00 AM

    Assistant professor of criminology Brett Garland has been researching the stresses prisoners face when re-entring society after being released from prison. Garlard's research has public policy implications that could save the state hundreds of thousands of dollars.

  • December 9, 2008 02:59 PM

    Assistant professor of criminology Brett Garland has been researching the stresses prisoners face when re-entring society after being released from prison. Successful re-entry has implications not just for the prisoners and their families, but also for society as a whole. In this first show in a two-part series, Garland discusses his research.