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Author Bios

  • August 13, 2012 12:00 AM

    Local libraries, historical societies and academic archives began conducting oral history projects around 1976. Over the years, some collections have become quite large while others have been forgotten or confined to dusty shelves.

  • August 6, 2012 12:00 AM

    Each year, as summer comes to a close, families begin school supply shopping and preparing for the schedule change that comes with another school year. For some children, this is something they dread, while others look forward to it with great anticipation. 

  • July 30, 2012 12:00 AM

    We are now in the midst of the Islamic tradtion of Ramadan - a time of daylight fasting for Muslims. Dr. Jack Llewellyn, head of the religious studies department at Missouri State University, explains the significance of this observance.

  • July 3, 2012 12:00 AM

    Missouri State University’s new Evening College Plus is a pathway to degree-completion and a gateway for students entering an evening program. It provides a plan for students to earn their undergraduate degree through evening and online classes.

  • June 25, 2012 12:00 AM

    Since the 1980s, it has been well known that nicotine is bad for your health. At the Jordan Valley Innovation Center, researchers are conducting experiments to understand the linkage between trigeminal pain and nicotine.

  • June 11, 2012 12:00 AM

    Late stage cancer patients experience a wide range of emotions, and those in search of a coping mechanism often turn to avoidance and distraction, according to Dr. Ann Rost, associate professor of psychology at Missouri State University.

  • June 11, 2012 12:00 AM

     

     

    Missouri State University has convened a Diversity Task Force to continue the focus on diversity and inclusiveness on the Missouri State campus and to influence change in the community. One way people can get involved is through visiting the Discovery Center's "Race Exhibit" this summer. Dr. Ken Coopwood, vice president for diversity and inclusion and MSU, shares more about this opportunity.

  • June 4, 2012 12:00 AM

    The Ozarks have a unique history, yet it can also be said that he Ozarks represent a miniature version of the United States. Dr. Brooks Blevins, Noel Boyd associate professor of Ozarks studies at Missouri State University, shares about the recent addition of an Ozarks studies minor at the University.

  • June 4, 2012 12:00 AM

    The Ozarks have a unique history, yet it can also be said that he Ozarks represent a miniature version of the United States. Dr. Brooks Blevins, Noel Boyd associate professor of Ozarks studies at Missouri State University, shares about the recent addition of an Ozarks studies minor at the University.

  • April 23, 2012 12:00 AM

    Many people wax poetic about the good old days of baseball. According to Dr. Stephen McIntyre, associate professor of history at Missouri State University, baseball has always been big business.