Why I Give: Dan and Jeanette Stengel

Why I Give: Dan and Jeanette Stengel

It was about a year ago that former Missouri Southern instructor Dan Stengel learned that an accounting scholarship had been established in his name. “I had a past student who was very successful … in spite of me, I guess,” Stengel said with a laugh. “But he thought...
Psychology Department, CDC on the move

Psychology Department, CDC on the move

Missouri Southern’s Psychology Department and Child Development Center will be on the move this spring. The Child Development Center, currently located in Taylor Hall, will be relocated into a spacious, 11,000 square feet of property at 3600 Newman Road currently used...
New mural captures Joplin’s history

New mural captures Joplin’s history

Kyle McKenzie serves as lead muralist for East Town project The bright, vivid colors of the mural stretch from one end to the other of the former Earl Smith market on Langston Hughes/Broadway in Joplin’s East Town. Named “Belonging to All the Hands Who Build,” the...
Michael Howarth publishes first novel

Michael Howarth publishes first novel

Sometimes, all a young kid wants to do is hone his sweet ninja skills and take his rightful place as the “Bruce Lee of New England.” Things, however, are not always that easy. Throw in the pressures of high school, a shopaholic mother, a rap-loving therapist and an...
March for Babies held at MSSU

March for Babies held at MSSU

The Joplin March for Babies was held on Oct. 22 at Fred G. Hughes Stadium. The event – which was held for the first time on the Missouri Southern campus – was presented by the university’s chapter of Future Business Leaders of America-Phi Beta Lambda. Since 1970, the...
School to offer ELL graduate degree

School to offer ELL graduate degree

A new Master of Science in Education English Language Learner program, designed for educators who would like to pursue certification in ELL, will help to meet the needs of students whose first language is not English. The program will offer teachers courses in...