Category Archives: Student Accomplishments

Art students wrap up semester with exhibitions

Nearly 500 art students will be showcasing their works at campus art galleries before fall semester ends in December. The Student Exhibition Center and Brick City Gallery will feature diverse student work between three exhibitions: the Sculpture, Drawing, and Painting Students’ …

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MFA graduate student work chosen for international competition

An illustration by Maria Gerasimchuk-Djordjevic, a Master of Fine Arts in visual studies student, has been chosen among the winners of the international Latin American Fotografía and Ilustración competition. The jury consisted of six international illustrators, designers and art directors gathered from …

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Five reasons to choose COAL as your college

They are the storytellers. The creators. The visualizers. The students who make up Missouri State’s College of Arts and Letters take pride in standing out amongst the crowd and making their Missouri Statement a distinct one. How? Here are five …

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Terrifying audition turns into rewarding student experience

To hear Darian Bengston tell it, the day he auditioned for Missouri State’s acting program was the worst of his life. Bengston expected to have normal performance jitters going into his one-on-one audition with Missouri State’s acting program coordinator, Dr. Kurt …

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Art students present work in library exhibit, “Understanding the Object: Research and Conserving Art and Artifacts”

An exhibit reflecting the work of students in ART 386: Art of Africa and ART 488: Basic Conservation of Art and Artifacts will run Sept. 21 – Dec.16, 2016 at Duane G. Meyer Library, Room 306, Special Collections and Archives. …

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Graduate student wins international typography award

Master of fine arts student Maria Gerasimchuk-Djordjevic was named among the winners of Print magazine’s Type and Lettering Awards, an international competition, with her work “Lai!/Bark!” Gerasimchuk-Djordjevic is part of the first class studying for a visual studies graduate degree. She …

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Debate Bears win 3rd place at national tournament

Missouri State’s debate team won third place at the National Forensic Association’s National Championship Tournament last month. Students earn individual awards Other awards included: Joe Hamaker, 4th place in the nation, Lincoln-Douglas Debate Brenden Brower Freeman, National speaker award, 5th place in the …

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COAL invites graduates to lunch reception before commencement

The College of Arts and Letters will host a commencement reception to congratulate graduates. Students and their families are invited to attend the luncheon from 3 to 4:30 p.m. on May 13 at First & Calvary Presbyterian Church on East …

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