Missouri State University

Business Review
4:02 pm
Fri April 3, 2015

Funds Released by Governor will Benefit Springfield Health Programs, Libraries

Credit Office of Gov. Jay Nixon

Gov. Jay Nixon says an increase in revenue has prompted the release of $43 million, which in turn will benefit various projects in Springfield and around the state.

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Missouri State Journal
9:45 am
Tue March 24, 2015

Disability Studies, Universal Design Shed Light on Issues

Students have access to the Disability Resource Center at Missouri State University.

Some people are born into it. Those who are not, will likely enter it at one time or another. We're talking about the disability community and its unique challenges and value.

Katheryne Staeger-Wilson, director of the Disability Resource Center at Missouri State University, and Dr. Jamaine Abidogun, professor of history, explain the disability studies minor and what it brings to its students.

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Ozarks Culture
5:56 pm
Fri March 20, 2015

Smart on Climate Study: Want to Eliminate Discrimination on Any Basis, Except Merit

President Clif Smart discusses the results of the climate study on Thursday.
Credit Steve Fines / KSMU

Results of a campus and community climate study released this week shows Missouri State University data in line with that of other schools across the nation, according to President Clif Smart.

“The results of this study make two points clear,” Smart said. “First, we have made progress in the last five years; second, we still have lots of work to do.”

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Engaging the Community
7:42 am
Fri March 20, 2015

MSU's Public Affairs Conference Turns 10 Next Month

Credit Scott Harvey / KSMU

Ethics conversations on end of life decisions, sustainability, news reporting, poverty and race are among the panel discussions slated for April 14-17, as part of Missouri State University’s annual Public Affairs Conference.

The theme for the event, now in its 10th year, is The Ethical Citizen: Can you Make a Difference? Free and open to the public, the Public Affairs Conference is intended for all community members, often addressing a wide range of issues and featuring a diverse group of speakers.

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The Education Beat
4:21 pm
Thu March 19, 2015

Higher Learning Partnership Expanding Degree Opportunities in the Ozarks

OTC Table Rock
Credit Michele Skalicky / KSMU

In an effort to expand opportunities and allow students to stay close to home, Ozarks Technical Community College and Missouri State University announced a partnership Thursday at OTC’s Table Rock Campus.  This partnership will allow students to be able to complete a Bachelor of Science degree in communications  or English with an emphasis on professional writing at the Hollister campus.

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