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Author Bios

  • January 31, 2012 10:34 AM

    When Americans go to the polls to elect a new president in December, the names on ballots will be there as a result of presidential primaries held throughout the country, but that wasn’t always the case. Dr. George Connor, political science department head, discusses how the selection of presidential candidates has changed over the years.

  • January 24, 2012 10:36 AM

    Missouri State University alumna Amy Collier Artman will be delivering a public lecture “Televising Testimony: Kathryn Kuhlman and Your Faith and Mine,” about the pioneering televangelist Kathryn Kuhlman at 7 p.m. Jan. 31 in Meyer Library, Room 101.

    Artman will discuss the rise of the Pentecostal church and Kuhlman’s role in that process.

    There will be a response by Wayne E. Warner, author of the book “Kathryn Kuhlman: The Woman Behind the Miracles.”

  • January 17, 2012 10:50 AM

    The Teacher Education Alliance is a collaborative partnership between Springfield Public Schools (SPS), Baptist Bible College, Drury University, Evangel University and Missouri State University. This project should result in higher student achievement in reading and mathematics. In addition, this project enhances the field-based learning of university teacher candidate.

    Dr. Dennis Kear, dean of the College of Education at Missouri State University, discusses how the project helps high-risk students and future teachers.

  • January 10, 2012 10:56 AM

    Missouri State University offers a special fee waiver program for adults who are 62 years of age or older. Registration for spring classes is 9 a.m.-noon Jan. 13 in the Meyer Alumni Center, 4th floor, 300 S. Jefferson Ave.

    Registration will remain open until Jan. 20.

    To make an appointment for one-on-one admission/registration for MSU 62, call the office of adult student services at 417-836-6929.

    Sue Dover discusses MSU 62.

  • January 3, 2012 06:30 PM

    Setting SMART goals will help people make and keep New Year’s goals.

    Dietetics instructor Hillary Roberts offers suggestions on how to make an attainable goal.

  • December 13, 2011 04:15 PM

    Dave Embree, lecturer of religious studies and minister at Christian Campus House, discusses several cultural and religious holidays celebrated in December in the Ozarks.

  • December 6, 2011 04:07 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.

  • November 29, 2011 09:17 AM

    A recent study found that some supplements can shorten the lifespan of older women. Jodi Flynn, assistant professor in the physician assistant studies program, discusses the study.

  • November 8, 2011 01:00 PM

    Missouri State University and Springfield Public Schools will present “Community Conversations in Math: Math is Not a Four-Letter Word” from 5:45-7:30 p.m. Nov. 15 at Sherwood Elementary School, 1813 S. Scenic Ave. The event is geared toward kindergarten-8th grade students and their parents.

    Students will participate in fun, age-appropriate activities involving math concepts.

    Parents will have the opportunity to ask questions and will gain greater understanding about math and math-classroom activities and issues.

  • November 1, 2011 04:04 PM

    Dr. Darren Dochuk, Associate Professor of History at Purdue University, will give a talk on “From Bible Belt to Sun Belt: Plain-Folk Religion, Grassroots Politics, and the Rise of Evangelical Conservatism”at 7:30 p.m., Nov. 7 in Meyer Library Room 101.