C-DECA members earn national honors

C-DECA members earn national honors

Dillon Walker, who graduated in May with his master’s in accountancy, successfully defended his title and won his second straight Collegiate Delta Epsilon Chi (C-DECA) International Accounting Competition title at the 55th annual International Career Development...
The British are Coming

The British are Coming

Missouri Southern will celebrate the Great Britain Semester in Fall 2016 – our 20th themed semester since the program began in 1997 with the China Semester. As was the case with our Fall 2015 Spain Semester, MSSU faculty again will make several presentations. They...
Prince, Jones have record seasons

Prince, Jones have record seasons

The Missouri Southern men’s and women’s basketball teams once again made it to the MIAA Tournament, where the men fell in the semifinals and the women in the quarters. Senior guard Taévaunn Prince was a unanimous first-team AllMIAA pick, while also earning first-team...
Making Magic Happen

Making Magic Happen

Three Missouri Southern grads work behind the scenes for Cirque du Soliel’s ‘Zarkana’ Two clowns bumble their way across the theater, eliciting laughter as they climb – or, more accurately, stumble – over the seated audience members as they make their way toward the...

Alum honored at White House ceremony

Rob Lundien, ’96, recognized as finalist for 2016 School Counselor of the Year Robert Lundien couldn’t help but feel a bit emotional as he was recognized by First Lady Michelle Obama during a White House ceremony in January. “The young man I brought with me had...
A Fighting Spirit

A Fighting Spirit

A conversation with actor/martial artist Jeff Speakman, ’83 Jeff Speakman, a 1983 Missouri Southern graduate, oversees Kenpo 5.0 karate franchise schools in 20 countries. The Chicago native has been featured in 10 films, including 1991’s “The Perfect Weapon,” and has...
Sky High

Sky High

Dr. Albert Yeboah-Forson teams with students for study of mining areas The video begins with a view of blacktop before the drone whirs to life, making a gradual ascent until it presents a 360-degree look at a desolate landscape. It’s an area that appears more suited...

Looking to the Future

Alexandra Starks, Saif Farag selected as 2015-16 Outstanding Graduates Having already crossed the stage during December commencement exercises, Alexandra Starks and Saif Farag have been selected as the Outstanding Graduates for the 2015-16 school year. Beyond Missouri...