Month: May 2013

Joplin Mayor to speak at Commencement

Joplin Mayor Melodee Colbert-Kean will be the featured speaker at Commencement exercises at Missouri Southern State University on Saturday, May 11. Two ceremonies will take place.  The first, scheduled to begin at 9:30 a.m. will...

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Prisock Speaks at Convocation

One of Missouri Southern’s three Outstanding Graduates is Ryan Prisock. Ryan delivered his speech at the Thirty-Seventh Annual Honors Convocation. He expresses his thoughts upon completing his education at Missouri...

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Employee Retirement Reception

Missouri Southern State University will honor retiring employees with over two centuries of total service. The retirement reception will be held at 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 7 in the Corley Auditorium in Webster Hall A total of...

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Future leaders to attend Con-way luncheon

Twenty Missouri Southern State University students who have studied abroad or are majoring in Spanish will attend a special “executive luncheon” at Con-way Truckload in Joplin on Friday, May 3. The students will take...

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Project Stay Awards Friday evening

An Award Ceremony for graduating Project Stay students at Missouri Southern State University will be held at 6 p.m. on Friday, May 3 in the Connor Ballroom on the 3rd Floor of Billingsly Student Center at MSSU. A total of 19 May...

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Nursing Pinning May 10

Graduates of the Nursing program at Missouri Southern State University will take part in a formal pinning ceremony at 5:30 p.m. on Friday, May 10 in Corley Auditorium in Webster Hall at MSSU. Grace Ayton, associate professor of...

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Final 75th Anniversary concert

The final spring concert celebrating the 75th Anniversary of MSSU is scheduled for 3 p.m. Sunday, May 5 at First Baptist Church, Broadway and Roane in Webb City. The MSSU Choral Society, a 53-voice mixed choir featuring singers...

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New employees join Southern team

The Southern family is growing! Over the last month, the following new employees joined the Southern team: Mark Lloyd, Dean, Student Engagement & Retention; Brian Mehrens, Technical Videographer, University Relations &...

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60th Commencement May 11

Missouri Southern State University will conduct its 60th Commencement in ceremonies at 9:30 a.m. and noon on Saturday, May 11 at Leggett & Platt Athletic Center on the MSSU campus. The 9:30 a.m. ceremony will include...

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Your Help is Needed to Welcome Ride for Miracles

On May 5, Joplin will play host participants in the 2013 Ride for Miracles. Alese Woolard, head Women’s Soccer Coach, is partnering with Pete Hall, the general manager at Residence Inn, and other organizations to put together a...

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