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Moon City Press book on homeless teens making debut at diversity conference

On March 15 and 16, a series of events will celebrate the Moon City Press Book, “Throwaway Youth,” including a jazz performance, readings and a book signing. Book tells stories of homeless teens in Springfield The book offers real accounts of homeless teenagers

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MFAA students gain new artistic perspectives

Missouri State’s Missouri Fine Arts Academy, also known as MFAA,will begin accepting applications for its 2016 summer program (June 5-25) several months earlier this year on Nov. 1. The application period will run until Jan. 15, 2016. Changes on the

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Ozarks Celebration Festival: Alumna reveals Ozarks’ underbelly

Nancy Allen has seen enough courtroom drama to write a book about it. In fact, she has written two! The former Greene County assistant prosecutor will be on campus Sept. 17 to talk about her two published legal thrillers, “The

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Calling all new arts and letters students!

COAL kicks off convocation day with New Student Lunch The College of Arts and Letters will be welcoming its newest members to campus with a free lunch on the Craig Hall patio from 11:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. on Sunday,

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POSTPONED – Spring reading series continues with award-winning author

POSTPONED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER. THIS EVENT WILL BE RESCHEDULED LATER THIS SPRING. Award-winning author Dr. Trudy Lewis will be on campus to read excerpts of her work on March 6. Lewis’ novel “The Empire Rolls” was the first in Moon

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COAL faculty honored during recognition reception

The Dean of the College of Arts and Letters (COAL) is proud to list the following faculty honored at Missouri State’s All-Faculty Recognition Reception held April 21, 2014:

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Maroon Minute recognizes Dr. Etta Madden’s research

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Raising the profile of forgotten female authors is a passion for Dr. Etta Madden, professor of English at Missouri State University. Her research on one such author — Anne Hampton Brewster — was recognized with two prestigious research fellowships.

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Professional writing graduate students contribute to long-term Joplin recovery

Students in Dr. Lyn Gattis‘ Spring 2012 graduate professional writing course completed a project to aid long-term tornado recovery efforts in Joplin, Mo. Adam Lockwood, Ramey McCracken, Katherine Wertz, Nick Carrington, Tavia Pennington, Kristie Reynolds and Amber Salmon created documentation

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