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Nov 11, 2022

Students, professor present workshop at college media conference

2022-11-14T11:00:59-06:00

Anastasia Harwood, Thomas Forness, Dr. James Carviou, Kenan Bjelevac, Remington Loyd at MediaFest 22 Nov. 14, 2022--Four Missouri Western State University students and their professor presented a workshop at a national conference in Washington, D.C. last month. Senior convergent journalism and public relations majors Kenan Bjelevac of St. Louis, Missouri; Thomas Forness of [...]

Students, professor present workshop at college media conference2022-11-14T11:00:59-06:00
Nov 11, 2022

Two students earn national journalism honors

2022-11-14T11:01:28-06:00

Nov. 14, 2022--Two journalism students from Missouri Western State University recently received national awards for videos they created. News Engagement Day TikToks As part of Dr. James Carviou's Journalism 202: Reporting for the Media course, students submit TikToks every year for a national competition on News Engagement Day that is sponsored by Association for Education [...]

Two students earn national journalism honors2022-11-14T11:01:28-06:00
Jul 07, 2022

Find My Path Days offer free career advising to adults without a college degree

2022-09-01T13:31:04-05:00

July 11, 2022--Adults without a college degree can learn about ways to increase their earning potential through three Find My Path Days offered by Missouri Western State University in July and August. “Find My Path Days are career advising events that will help people identify what professions would best match their interests, explore realistic educational [...]

Find My Path Days offer free career advising to adults without a college degree2022-09-01T13:31:04-05:00
Apr 04, 2022

Missouri Western presents Applied Learning Showcase April 22 

2022-04-20T09:43:40-05:00

April 20, 2022--Missouri Western State University will host its inaugural Applied Learning Showcase Friday, April 22. The all-day event will feature art exhibits and performances, research presentations and more. All events are open to the public. “Missouri Western has a statewide mission of applied learning, and we want the campus, our alumni and the community [...]

Missouri Western presents Applied Learning Showcase April 22 2022-04-20T09:43:40-05:00
Sep 09, 2020

2020 Missouri Western Reading of Banned Books held virtually

2020-09-30T12:53:38-05:00

Sept. 30, 2020--Missouri Western State University’s 24th annual Reading of Challenged and Banned Books in recognition of the American Library Association’s National Banned Books Week will be held virtually this year. The reading will premiere on YouTube at 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 2, and will be available for later viewings as well. Watch at griff.vn/bbr2020.  [...]

2020 Missouri Western Reading of Banned Books held virtually2020-09-30T12:53:38-05:00
Feb 02, 2020

Griffon News, Yearbook and Update host open house

2020-02-07T16:49:35-06:00

Feb. 7, 2020—Student media outlets at Missouri Western State University will host an open house starting at 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 12 in the Department of Communications and Journalism office, Murphy 207. The open house is free and open to the public. The open house is an opportunity for the campus and community to come meet [...]

Griffon News, Yearbook and Update host open house2020-02-07T16:49:35-06:00
Sep 09, 2018

Story-telling activist, poet Amal Kassir speaks Sept. 26

2019-06-04T16:24:16-05:00

Amal Kassir Amal Kassir, a young Muslim Syrian-American poet,  storyteller and activist, will speak at Missouri Western State University at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 26 in the Kemper Recital Hall, Spratt Hall room 101. The presentation is free and open to the public. Born and raised in Denver, Colorado, Kassir has performed in [...]

Story-telling activist, poet Amal Kassir speaks Sept. 262019-06-04T16:24:16-05:00
Sep 09, 2018

Student media outlets host open house Sept. 14

2019-06-04T16:24:16-05:00

Missouri Western State University student media outlets will host an open house from 1 to 3 p.m. Friday, Sept. 14. The open house will showcase award-winning student publications the Griffon Yearbook, Griffon News, Griffon Update, Reach (formerly Canvas) and Mochila Review. Celebrate the accomplishments of dedicated, hard-working talented students with food, drink and Max the [...]

Student media outlets host open house Sept. 142019-06-04T16:24:16-05:00
Mar 03, 2018

Journalism professor honored by state organization

2019-06-04T16:23:33-05:00

Dr. Bob Bergland, professor of journalism The Missouri Interscholastic Press Association has honored Dr. Bob Bergland, professor of journalism at Missouri Western State University, with its 2018 Taft Award for outstanding service to scholastic journalism. The award honors Dr. Bergland’s advocacy for Missouri’s Cronkite New Voices Act, which aims to protect the First [...]

Journalism professor honored by state organization2019-06-04T16:23:33-05:00
Feb 02, 2018

Free speech activist Mary Beth Tinker speaks Feb. 19

2019-06-04T16:23:35-05:00

A plaintiff in a landmark free speech case will speak at Missouri Western State University at 7 p.m. Monday, Feb. 19 in the Kemper Recital Hall, Spratt Hall room 101. “Freedom of Speech in Public Schools and Colleges,” a presentation by Mary Beth Tinker, is free and open to the public. In 1965, Tinker was [...]

Free speech activist Mary Beth Tinker speaks Feb. 192019-06-04T16:23:35-05:00