Academic Affairs


The Office of Academic Affairs, led by Interim Provost, Dr. Doug Davenport, ensures the quality and integrity of all academic programs.  Here you will find access to the information and resources that make up the university’s rich academic life. At Missouri Western, students’ experiences inside and outside the classroom are seamlessly integrated in an environment where faculty, staff and students live, learn and serve the broader community.

THE GREAT AMERICAN TRAILER PARK MUSICAL – “The Great American Trailer Park Musical,” Missouri Western’s first show of the 2018-19 theatre season, is now playing October 12 – 20 in Potter Hall Theatre.

EXPLORING STRANGE NEW WORLDS – Dr. Jim Okapal, associate professor of philosophy, discussed the ethical content of various science fiction franchises, including Star Wars, Star Trek, Alien and Bladerunner on October 18.

GRADUATE SCHOOL FORUM – Gov. Mike Parson proclaimed October 15–19, 2018, as Graduate Education Week in the state of Missouri. Missouri Western Graduate School celebrated Graduate Education Week by holding several events aimed at both undergraduate and graduate students. A Graduate Education Information Forum on October 16 consisted of a panel of faculty that answered questions about topics students should consider when looking for a graduate program. The Graduate School sponsored an information table regarding graduate education as well as information about graduate programs offered at Missouri Western. The Graduate School also sponsored Graduate Student Appreciation coffee hours in which graduate students were given a voucher for use Einstein Bros. Bagels in Remington Hall Atrium or at the POD in Popplewell Hall.

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