Catching Up with Brandon Williams

Catching Up with Brandon Williams

‘I’m MOSO Proud’ A conversation with Brandon Williams The Baltimore Ravens’ full-team training camp is well underway, and Brandon Williams sounds tired but confident reached by phone after practice. “It’s going wonderful,” said Williams of the...
MSSU Students Take Part in Casualty Drill

MSSU Students Take Part in Casualty Drill

On Sept. 22-24, a number of Missouri Southern EMT and paramedic students took part in a mass casualty exercise. Overseen by the Joplin Fire Department, the drill involved a bus rollover on a curve on Dennis Weaver Drive. It helped train and familiarize crews in the...
Building Boom

Building Boom

Building Boom Kayla Willis pulls back one of the bar stool chairs and takes a seat at the kitchen island. “We love this spot,” she says. “It’s a great place for us to sit around and talk.” She and her three roommates have only been living...

Spain Reigns

Faculty, Departments Help Drive Spain Semester Programming There’s really no other way to say it: ¡Viva España! With events that ranged from a foot-stomping flamenco showcase to a dinner that highlighted the country’s cuisine, the Spain Semester was a success,...

Bring Home the Pride : 2015 Homecoming

2015 Homecoming Winners Homecoming King: Kendric Carlock, sophomore theater major Homecoming Queen: Nicholette Wise, senior criminal justice major Outstanding Alumnus: Keifer Thompson, ‘96 Lion-Hearted Award: Julio and Vivian León Reunions: Dental Hygiene, English...
Light, Camera, Action

Light, Camera, Action

Physics students take DIY approach to building particle detector It’s typically a project undertaken by a post-doctoral researcher, a few graduate students, and one that can cost thousands (even tens of thousands) of dollars. But Dr. David McKee – an assistant...

Learning About America’s Pastime

International Students Participate in Baseball Clinic For Husam Yassin, it was an enjoyable experience – playing the game of baseball, rather than just watching. The Jordanian student was one of nearly 30 international students who learned about “America’s pastime”...

Athletics Hall of Fame 2015

The Missouri Southern Athletics Department celebrated the 2015 Athletics Hall of Fame Class as four individuals were enshrined as part of Hall of Fame Weekend on September 18-19. The list includes four former student-athletes from the sports of football, men’s soccer,...

Hodson, Carson Join Missouri Southern

The university welcomed two new leaders to its ranks earlier this year. Dr. Brad Hodson was appointed executive vice president, while Dr. Paula Phillips Carson was named as the institution’s new provost/vice president for academic affairs. Hodson leads a restructured...