Three of a Kind

So, what’s it like going to college at the same time as your two older brothers? D.J. Painter pauses for ...

Joplin is my Home

Nick Edwards apologizes to visitors for a meeting that ran longer than expected, but there’s no need. It’s his third ...

Board Approves ‘College’ Status for Academic Units

A symbolic change for the four primary academic units at Missouri Southern was recently approved by the Board of Governors. ...

MSSU Launches New Concurrent Enrollment Initiative

A new concurrent enrollment initiative was launched this spring, with a goal of creating more opportunities for high-school students to ...

Screen Synergy

Film series creates partnership with indie theater For as long as he can remember, Dr. Chad Stebbins has heard people ...

Why I Give: Dr. Alan Marble

Lions care for their own. It’s true in nature and it’s true on the campus of Missouri Southern State University. ...

Diana Allen Named President-Elect for National Organization for Voice Teachers

Dr. Diana Allan, associate professor of voice at Missouri Southern, was recently named president-elect of the National Association for the ...

‘MAMA MIA!’ Production a Collaborative Effort

As renovation work continued in Taylor Performing Arts Center this semester, Southern Theatre collaborated with Joplin High School to stage ...

Faculty, Students Drop Some Science on Lion Cub Academy Children

It was a cold, rainy Wednesday afternoon, but inside the Lion Cub Academy’s indoor playroom, things were quickly heating up ...

The Beatles in their Own Write

It was the Beatles’ 1962 debut single; a song penned a few years earlier by Paul McCartney that would get ...